Raw Material & Equipment

  • Troy introduces new universal mar and slip additive

    July 24, 2012
    Troy Corporation has introduced the latest addition to its Z-Line of multifunctional, environmentally friendly performance additives—Troysol Z372. Z372 is a high performance universal mar and slip additive that improves the wetting of low surfa…


  • Elementis launches DAPRO DF 5800F defoamer

    July 24, 2012
    Elementis has launched DAPRO DF 5800F, an aromatic-free, general purpose defoamer used in industrial solvent-borne coatings. It is suitable for aromatic-free applications. DAPRO DF 5800F prevents foaming caused by mechanical forces during mixing, pro…


  • Momentive introduces Axilat HP8538

    July 24, 2012
    Momentive Specialty Chemicals has launched new Axilat HP8538 redispersible powder, for external insulation finishing systems. The new redispersible powder combines best-in-class performance and water resistance with an eco-friendly product profile, a…


  • Sartomer offers acrylic oligomer for UV/EB corrosion resistant and weatherable coatings

    July 24, 2012
    CN9030 is a new difunctional aliphatic urethane acrylate oligomer from Sartomer. It is designed for high-end UV/EB-cure coating applications - especially coatings for metal surfaces where resistance to yellowing and corrosion are required. CN9030 dem…


  • Evonik unveils Tego Airex 921 deaerator for UV-curable coatings

    July 24, 2012
    Evonik has launched Tego Airex 921, a deaerator that has been designed specifically for UV-curable printing inks and coatings for food packaging. The silicone-free product consists completely of raw materials compliant with the A list of Swiss Ordina…


  • Keystone bolsters product portfolio

    July 24, 2012
    Keystone has introduced a green and blue addition to its line of surfactant-based zero VOC pigment dispersions—210-415-22 NeroTint Blue and 410-407-22 NeroTint Green—formulated for the waterborne wood and concrete industries. The NeroTint…


  • Troy introduces new universal mar and slip additive

    July 24, 2012
    Troy Corporation has introduced the latest addition to its Z-Line of multifunctional, environmentally friendly performance additives—Troysol Z372. Z372 is a high performance universal mar and slip additive that improves the wetting of low surfa…


  • Elementis launches DAPRO DF 5800F defoamer

    July 24, 2012
    Elementis has launched DAPRO DF 5800F, an aromatic-free, general purpose defoamer used in industrial solvent-borne coatings. It is suitable for aromatic-free applications. DAPRO DF 5800F prevents foaming caused by mechanical forces during mixing, pro…


  • Momentive introduces Axilat HP8538

    July 24, 2012
    Momentive Specialty Chemicals has launched new Axilat HP8538 redispersible powder, for external insulation finishing systems. The new redispersible powder combines best-in-class performance and water resistance with an eco-friendly product profile, a…


  • Sartomer offers acrylic oligomer for UV/EB corrosion resistant and weatherable coatings

    July 24, 2012
    CN9030 is a new difunctional aliphatic urethane acrylate oligomer from Sartomer. It is designed for high-end UV/EB-cure coating applications - especially coatings for metal surfaces where resistance to yellowing and corrosion are required. CN9030 dem…


  • Evonik unveils Tego Airex 921 deaerator for UV-curable coatings

    July 24, 2012
    Evonik has launched Tego Airex 921, a deaerator that has been designed specifically for UV-curable printing inks and coatings for food packaging. The silicone-free product consists completely of raw materials compliant with the A list of Swiss Ordina…


  • Keystone bolsters product portfolio

    July 24, 2012
    Keystone has introduced a green and blue addition to its line of surfactant-based zero VOC pigment dispersions—210-415-22 NeroTint Blue and 410-407-22 NeroTint Green—formulated for the waterborne wood and concrete industries. The NeroTint…


  • Michelman launches low VOC Michem Wood Coating 75

    June 5, 2012
    Michem Wood Coating 75 from Michelman is a new water-based additive that penetrates wood surfaces and produces excellent water beading and anti-swell properties. When compared to uncoated wood, Michem Wood Coat 75 improves swell resistance by 80 perc…


  • BYK-P 9085 processing additive provides mold release and surface enhancing

    June 5, 2012
    BYK-P 9085 was developed for Low Profile and Class A SMC systems. It stabilizes the compound and improves flow behavior. Because of its mold-release properties, BYK-P 9085 replaces the traditional mold-release products the company said. BYK-P 9085 im…


  • Lubrizol unveils Carbocure 7000 liquid surface modifiers for wood coatings

    June 5, 2012
    The Lubrizol Corporation has introduced Carbocure 7000 to the wood coatings market. Carbocure 7000 is part of a new generation of liquid surface modifiers developed specifically to improve the performance and aesthetics of UV-coated wood products. Us…