Raw Material & Equipment

  • 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…


  • Hoffmann introduces Silfit Z 91, Aktifit AM and Aktifit VM siliceous fillers

    June 5, 2012
    Hoffmann Group introduced its products Silfit Z 91, Aktifit AM and Aktifit VM for applications in elastomers, paint and varnish, and thermoplastics. Silfit Z 91 is a naturally occurring conglomerate of amorphous and crypto-crystalline silica with lam…


  • Dow offers hiding OpTiO2nizer reformulation tool

    June 5, 2012
    A new reformulation tool from Dow Coating Materials is helping paint formulators and the coatings industry find new and improved opportunities to save on TiO2 with Ropaque Opaque Polymer replacement. The Dow Hiding OpTiO2nizer Reformulation Tool uses…