Raw Material & Equipment

  • Evonik Introduces EXP 3600 Matting Agent

    April 6, 2010
    Evonik Industries has expanded its Acematt range of matting agents with the addition of EXP 3600. Ths silica-based matting agent is suitable for use in UV-cured coatings, thanks to its special surface configuration, according to the company. EXP 3600…


  • Paliocrom Brilliant Orange From BASF

    April 6, 2010
    Paliocrom Brilliant Orange L 2850 is the first of a new generation of effect pigments from BASF. Exceptional brilliance and ultra-high chroma enable the creation of novel designs in the orange to red shade area, according to the company. This innovat…


  • Rhodia Introduces Rhodoline OTE Additives

    April 6, 2010
    Rhodia has introduced Rhodoline OTE, APE-free and zero-VOC additives that extend waterborne coating open time two to four fold and enables the formulation of highly performing low- to zero-VOC coatings. This low odor eco-friendly solution has been de…


  • Ashland offers APEO-Free Additives in Middle East

    April 6, 2010
    Ashland Aqualon Functional In­gredients has introduced to the Middle East a new and expanded portfolio of alkylphenolethoxylate-free (APEO-free) specialty additives for improving gloss, leveling, color development, freeze-thaw stability and consi…


  • Rockwood Pigments Expands Solaplex Range

    April 6, 2010
    Rockwood Pigments recently launched its latest addition to the Solaplex range of pigments for coatings and plastics. The new Solaplex Bright Orange 34H1004 grade was developed as a result of the need for a red-shade orange high performance pigment. T…


  • Jaygo Offers Altern Mill

    April 6, 2010
    The Jaygo Altern Mill, a new ultra-fine grinding batch mill, offers superior technology with high quality results by allowing the mixing and grinding in one operation, according to the company. The Altern Mill is a safe, clean, closed system design…


  • Paliocrom Brilliant Orange from BASF

    March 16, 2010
    Paliocrom Brilliant Orange L 2850 is the first of a new generation of effect pigments from BASF. Exceptional brilliance and ultra-high chroma enable the creation of novel designs in the orange to red shade area. This pigment is based on iron-oxide-co…


  • Wacker launches silicone products for sustainable coating applications

    March 16, 2010
    At Interlakokraska 2010, held in Moscow, Russia from March 9-12, the Wacker Group presented new solvent-free silicone resins and silicone resin emulsions for heat-resistant or water-based coatings. One of the products Wacker introduced was Silres IC…


  • Ashland launches new Envirez polyester resin

    March 16, 2010
    Ashland Performance Materials now offers Envirez resin, the industry’s first commercially available unsaturated polyester resin containing renewable materials. The new formulation, Envirez 7241 T-15 resin, is a pre-promoted thixotropic corrosio…


  • Blackmer XLW Pumps for paint and adhesive processing

    March 16, 2010
    Blackmer XLW Series of sliding vane pumps have been designed to handle liquids with suspended particles up to 250 microns and 25% concentration, such as paint, adhesives and inks. XLW Series pumps are designed with hardened ductile iron materials, gi…


  • Ross launches New Model PowerMix Design

    March 16, 2010
    Ross now offers a new design of the PowerMix (planetary disperser) for the mixing of viscous mixtures requiring a combination of slow and high-speed agitation. This new design combines two slow speed planetary stirrers with two conventional high- spe…


  • 350˚F Electric Bench oven from Grieve

    March 16, 2010
    No. 992 is an electrically-heated 350°F  bench oven from Grieve, currently used for heating parts, including those with emissions of flammable solvents. Workspace dimensions are 28” wide x 24” deep x 18” high. 4KW are insta…


  • Paliocrom Brilliant Orange from BASF

    March 16, 2010
    Paliocrom Brilliant Orange L 2850 is the first of a new generation of effect pigments from BASF. Exceptional brilliance and ultra-high chroma enable the creation of novel designs in the orange to red shade area. This pigment is based on iron-oxide-co…


  • Wacker launches silicone products for sustainable coating applications

    March 16, 2010
    At Interlakokraska 2010, held in Moscow, Russia from March 9-12, the Wacker Group presented new solvent-free silicone resins and silicone resin emulsions for heat-resistant or water-based coatings. One of the products Wacker introduced was Silres IC…


  • Ashland launches new Envirez polyester resin

    March 16, 2010
    Ashland Performance Materials now offers Envirez resin, the industry’s first commercially available unsaturated polyester resin containing renewable materials. The new formulation, Envirez 7241 T-15 resin, is a pre-promoted thixotropic corrosio…