Raw Material & Equipment

  • Wingtack Hydrocarbon resins from Cray Valley

    March 14, 2008
    Wingtack Hydrocarbon resins from cray valley Cray Valley has introduced new Wingtack STS aromatically modified C5 resin. This hydrocarbon resin is designed for improved compatibility and performance with low-cost SBS block co-polymers. According to…


  • Michelman launches wax dispersions

    March 14, 2008
    Michelman launches wax dispersions Michelman now offers two wax dispersions that can be used for imparting a matting effect to most aqueous coatings and varnishes. Michem Guard 349 and Michem Guard 350 also offer water repellency, scratch, mar,…


  • Union Process introduces combination attritor

    March 14, 2008
    Union Process introduces combination attritor Union Process has recently produced a hybrid laboratory mill with a vertical shaft adjustment that combines features of its HSA-1 and 1-S model attritors. The vertical shaft adjustment feature is designe…


  • Dow Corning offers water repellent emulsion

    March 14, 2008
    Dow Corning offers water repellent emulsion Dow Corning IE-6683 water repellent emulsion produces a low-VOC hydrophobic treatment that reduces and inhibits water absorption to increase the life of a building substrate. Designed for application on m…


  • Cognis offers Sovermol 1092

    March 14, 2008
    Cognis has recently launched Sovermol 1092, a bio-based, VOC-free, branched polyether/-ester polyol. Sovermol 1092 performs under critical curing conditions, such as high temperatures and high humidity and exhibits water resistance and hard elastic p…


  • 1000˚ gas-heated high-temp

    February 19, 2008
    The Grieve Corp. now offers No. 887, a gas-fired 1000˚F cabinet oven used for curing metal coatings…


  • Lubrizol adds Nomaco k-flex

    February 19, 2008
    Lubrizol Advanced Materials has added Nomaco K-Flex pipe insulation products to its FGG/BM/CZ system compatible program. Nomaco K-Flex polyethylene products exhibit superior thermal, physical and chemical resistant properties. These low density produ…


  • Eliokem resins for concrete

    February 19, 2008
    Eliokem has introduced a new modified solution acrylic for use in high performance cure and seal membranes for concrete. Pliolite LV15S is a tough acrylic copolymer that is dissolved in aromatic 100 and sold in solution. This modified solution acryli…


  • Dow polyurethanes offers Renuva

    February 19, 2008
    Dow Polyurethanes introduced Renuva renewable resource technology, a proprietary process that helps polyurethane manufacturers make products that are performance-based and reduce the impact on the environment. Renuva technology is used to produce bio…


  • Rohm and Haas offers new binder

    February 19, 2008
    Rohm and Haas’ paint and coatings materials business offers Fastrack HD-21A binder, a 100% crosslinking acrylic that is used by traffic paint manufacturers to produce high-build, durable water-based markings. It has excellent glass bead retenti…


  • Shepherd Color launches new pigment black

    February 19, 2008
    The Shepherd Color Company has introduced new high heat resistant pigment black 10C931. Jet black in color, 10C931, C.I. pigment black 26, is generally used in applications where the absence of chromium is desired and resistance to heat, light and we…


  • Lubrizol adds Metacaulk

    January 16, 2008
    Lubrizol Advanced Materials has announced that Metacaulk Cast-In-Place Firestop Devices and Metalcaulk Pipe Collars have been added to the FGG/BM/CZ System Compatible Program. Metacaulk Cast-In-Place Firestop Devices are designed for use in poured co…


  • Fluid Management offers

    January 16, 2008
    Fluid Management has introduced the SK-650 Shaker paint mixing system. The easy to operate SK-650 is designed to enable retailers to mix paint more thoroughly and rapidly, as well as accommodate varying paint containers sizes and shapes. The SK-650 f…


  • GLS Introduces new

    January 16, 2008
    GLS Corp., a Germany-based manufacturer of high performance custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), has introduced a new family of TPEs based on Infuse olefin block copolymers (OBC) from the Dow Chemical Company. The new Dynalloy OBC…


  • Dow Corning Introduces

    January 16, 2008
    Dow Corning has introduced Silastic 100% fluoro liquid silicone rubber (F-LSR), a new fully fluorinated two-part injection moldable elastomer designed to meet increasingly stringent automotive engine temperature, fuel- and oil-resistance specificatio…