Raw Material & Equipment

  • Cytec launches energy

    June 16, 2009
    Cytec launches energy curable epoxides Cytec Industries has launched UVACURE curing resins 1500 and 1550. This family of products is designed for energy curable applications where low shrinkage upon curing is critical for adhesion to difficult subs…


  • Eliokem introduces

    June 16, 2009
    Eliokem introduces Pliotec CR30 Eliokem has introduced Pliotec CR30 acrylic copolymer designed specifically for high performance less than 50 g/L VOC garage floor coatings. Pliotec CR 30 allows the formulation of freeze/thaw stable coatings. This r…


  • BYK-Chemie offers

    June 16, 2009
    BYK-Chemie offers polyester-modified silicone BYK-Chemie has launched BYK-313 polyester-modified silicone for use is solventborne systems. BYK-313 is free of HAPs and aromatic solvents. The additive shows a strong reduction of surface tension, high…


  • ISP launches three new

    June 16, 2009
    ISP launches three new wood protection products International Specialty Products (ISP) has launched three new products to its SunCare Lignin Protection line. These UV protection products stabilize the primary lignin in the wood, representing a firs…


  • Dow releases Ecosurf eh

    June 16, 2009
    Dow releases Ecosurf eh specialty surfactant brochure The Dow Polyglycols and Surfactants business has introduced a new brochure to complement the recent introduction of the Ecosurf EH specialty surfactants line. Ecosurf EF non-ionic surfactants p…


  • Shepherd Color launches Black

    May 12, 2009
    Shepherd Color Company has introduced a new chromium-free, high-temperature, FDA approved pigment, Black 20F944. Jet black in color, Black 20F944 is made with a non-chromium formulation and is generally used in demanding high-temperature applications…


  • Sartomer introduces

    May 12, 2009
    Sartomer introduces SMA2021 Copolymer Sartomer Company has introduced SMA2021 copolymer, a styrene maleic anhydride copolymer that offers improved heat resistance without compromising water resistance, according to the company. SMA2021 can be used in…


  • Silberline introduce metallic

    May 12, 2009
    Silberline introduce metallic effect pigments for autos Silberline offers the Silver Star family of metallic effect pigments for automotive coatings. Silberline Silver Star pigments exhibit exceptional brilliance, expansive metallic travel and very s…


  • Ashland expands Derakane

    May 12, 2009
    Ashland expands Derakane epoxy vinyl ester resins Ashland Performance Materials has expanded its Derakane corrosion resistant epoxy vinyl ester resin line. In addition to industry-standard Derakane Momentum 411-350 resin and Derakane Momentum 510C-35…


  • Eastman introduces Solus

    May 12, 2009
    Eastman introduces Solus performance additives Eastman Chemical Company offers Solus performance additives for VOC-compliant waterborne and high solids solventborne systems. Solus 2100 performance additive is designed to improve drying time and to op…


  • Cytec launches

    May 12, 2009
    Cytec launches APe-free surfactant Cytec Industries has launched a new APE-free product for use in emulsion polymerization, Aerosol EF-810 surfactant. The product is designed for use as a primary emulsifier for acrylic, vinyl-acrylic, styrene-acryli…


  • DSM Launches resin

    May 12, 2009
    DSM Launches resin for low-Temp curing DSM Powder Coating Resins has launched Uralac EasyCure, a new powder coating resin for low temperature curing applications. Specially recommended for outdoor powder…


  • Dow introduces Ecosurf EH surfactant

    April 14, 2009
    The Dow Chemical Company has added three new surfactants to the Ecosurf brand of surfactants. Ecosurf EH-3, 6 and 9 surfactants are a new generation of high performance, readily biodegradable surfactants. They are designed for use in paint and coatin…


  • Sartomer offers three

    April 14, 2009
    Sartomer offers three polyester acrylate oligomers Sartomer Company has introduced CN2261LV, CN2264 and CN2282 acrylate oligomers with good cure rates and abrasion resistance. CN2261LV was developed for UV-curable wood coating applications, where ha…


  • vertec biosolvents

    April 14, 2009
    vertec biosolvents introduces ELSOL Vertec Biosolvents, Inc., a manufacturer of custom blends of biosolvents based primarily on ethyl lactate, fatty acid methyl esters, d-limonene and ethanol, has introduced the Elsol product line. Elsol is a line o…