Raw Material & Equipment

  • Air Products unveils Dynol surfactants and Zetasperse 3600 dispersing additive

    June 5, 2012
    Air Products has introduced two new superwetting surfactants and one new pigment dispersant for use in the coatings industry. These new alkylphenol ethoxylate (APE) free surfactants are designed to deliver improved value and superior performance vers…


  • Elementis introduces Rheolate 475 HASE rheology modifier for decorative coatings

    June 5, 2012
    Elementis Specialties has introduced Rheolate 475 for the American decorative coatings market. Rheolate 475 is a solvent-free, hydrophobically modified alkali-soluble emulsion (HASE) rheology modifier for low and zero VOC interior decorative coatings…


  • New features offered on Ross Ribbon Blenders

    New features offered on Ross Ribbon Blenders

    June 1, 2012
    Ross introduces several new features on its Ribbon Blender models including low-maintenance gasket-free covers, custom bag dump station with safety grating, clamshell coupling for quick agitator removal, vacuum and pressure-rated blenders with reinfo…


  • New features offered on Ross Ribbon Blenders

    June 1, 2012
    Ross introduces several new features on its Ribbon Blender models including low-maintenance gasket-free covers, custom bag dump station with safety grating, clamshell coupling for quick agitator removal, vacuum and pressure-rated blenders with reinfo…


  • Evonik launches Tego Airex 990 and 991

    May 23, 2012
    Evonik's coating additives business line has introduced Tego Airex 990 and 991, a new generation of deaerators and defoamers for solventborne high solids coatings. These liquid products contain 100 percent active substance, are free of organic so…


  • Evonik launches Tego Airex 990 and 991

    May 23, 2012
    Evonik's coating additives business line has introduced Tego Airex 990 and 991, a new generation of deaerators and defoamers for solventborne high solids coatings. These liquid products contain 100 percent active substance, are free of organic so…


  • Minerals Technologies launches new products for application in paints and coatings

    May 15, 2012
    Minerals Technologies Inc. has launched three new precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) products for extension of titanium dioxide (TiO2) in paints and coatings applications. Specialty Minerals Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Minerals Technologies…


  • Rhodia launches intermediates for paints and coatings

    May 15, 2012
    Rhodia Polyamide & Intermediates (P&I), a member of the Solvay group, has developed an extended range of novel intermediates exploiting upstream C6 chemistry know-how in the polyamide 6.6 manufacturing chain. As a direct result of the infinit…


  • Cytec's offers Ebecryl 8110 urethane acrylate

    May 15, 2012
    Fingerprints and smudges on many consumer products such as mobile phones mar their intended sleek attractiveness. With this in mind, Cytec's patented new second generation UV modified urethane acrylate, Ebecryl 8110, aims to satisfy this customer…


  • Charles Ross offers X-Series ultra-high shear mixer

    May 15, 2012
    Charles Ross and Son has introduced the X-Series Ultra-High Shear Mixer. The X-series mixer is ideal for products that require great uniformity in a dispersion or emulsion. This inline mixer is often used in processes wherein exceptionally narrow par…


  • Minerals Technologies launches new products for application in paints and coatings

    May 15, 2012
    Minerals Technologies Inc. has launched three new precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) products for extension of titanium dioxide (TiO2) in paints and coatings applications. Specialty Minerals Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Minerals Technologies…


  • Rhodia launches intermediates for paints and coatings

    May 15, 2012
    Rhodia Polyamide & Intermediates (P&I), a member of the Solvay group, has developed an extended range of novel intermediates exploiting upstream C6 chemistry know-how in the polyamide 6.6 manufacturing chain. As a direct result of the infinit…


  • Cytec's offers Ebecryl 8110 urethane acrylate

    May 15, 2012
    Fingerprints and smudges on many consumer products such as mobile phones mar their intended sleek attractiveness. With this in mind, Cytec's patented new second generation UV modified urethane acrylate, Ebecryl 8110, aims to satisfy this customer…


  • Charles Ross offers X-Series ultra-high shear mixer

    May 15, 2012
    Charles Ross and Son has introduced the X-Series Ultra-High Shear Mixer. The X-series mixer is ideal for products that require great uniformity in a dispersion or emulsion. This inline mixer is often used in processes wherein exceptionally narrow par…


  • BASF offers Chroma Finish, a low VOC and APEO-free colorant technology

    April 19, 2012
    The Wall Systems business of BASF Corporation, a manufacturer of exterior insulation and finish systems (EIFS), stucco and air/water-resistive barriers, has introduced a new colorant for projects that require intense colors and high color retention.…