Raw Material & Equipment

  • Brookfield Engineering offers redesigned Rheometer

    June 12, 2008
    Brookfield Engineering offers redesigned Rheometer Brookfield Engineering has introduced the new R/S Plus Rheometer, which features a smaller size water accessory and direct control of temperature from the keypad on P1 and P2 cone plate models. The…


  • DuPont offers new fluorotelomer

    May 13, 2008
    DuPont Chemical Solutions Enterprise has launched new fluorotelomer products for repellents and surfactants. DuPont Capstone products are based on short-chain chemistry and provide a step-change reduction in trace impurities below the limit of detect…


  • Nuplex Resins Introduces Setaqua 6756

    May 13, 2008
    Nuplex Resins has introduced Setaqua 6756 to the North American market. Setaqua 6756 is a surfactant-free, self crosslinking all acrylic emulsion, which provides coatings with dry film clarity, chemical and water resistance. It can be used in low VOC…


  • Sartomer offers diene-based thermoplastic poly­urethane

    May 13, 2008
    Sartomer has introduced 7840 TPU, a diene-based thermoplastic poly­urethane that enables formulators to apply polyurethane properties to standard rubber formulations. Thermo­plastic poly­urethanes based on diene prepolymers present a new…


  • Corrosion protection products from Evonik

    April 15, 2008
    Evonik has introduced, Dynasylan Hydrosil and Sivo-Sol, two new solvent-free metal corrosion protection products. Dynasylan Hydrosil and Sivo-Sol technologies provide maximum corrosion protection for valuable metal products and simplify the manufactu…


  • Tego Introduces defoamer

    April 15, 2008
    Tego Coating Additives and Specialty Resins has introduced Tego Foamex 843 for waterborne wood coating formulations. The use of Foamex 843 results in fast and complete foam knock-down, preventing micro- and macro-foam, with good compatibility and exc…


  • Atlas Introduces digital control

    April 15, 2008
    Atlas Material Testing Solutions has introduced a new advanced digital control system for its Ci5000 Weather-Ometer. The Ci5000 xenon-arc Weather-Ometers, which are available with low voltage or…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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,…


  • 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…


  • Wingtack Hydrocarbon

    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…


  • Tego offers Airex deaerator for water-based coatings

    March 14, 2008
    Tego offers Airex deaerator for water-based coatings Tego coating additives and specialty resins has introduced Tego Airex 904 W, a new deaerator designed to eliminate micro-foam in clear and pigmented wood, architectural and industrial water-based…


  • Celanese offers range of emulsion polymers

    March 14, 2008
    Celanese offers range of emulsion polymers Celanese offers a broad range of emulsion polymers for interior and exterior architectural finishes that deliver reduced environmental impact. Products in the range include Celvolit 1602, a vinyl acetate/e…