Raw Material & Equipment

  • 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…


  • Lubrizol offers PowerAdd 9080

    December 20, 2007
    Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. has launched PowerAdd 9080 structuring additive for hammertone finishes. Using PowerAdd 9080 additive, formulators of industrial powder coatings, including polyester-TGC, polyester/epoxy hybrids, polyester/primids or…


  • Cytec Launches new Coatings and adhesive products

    December 20, 2007
    Cytec Industries has launched a number of new products for the coatings, printing inks and adhesives markets. Duroxyn VEF 2406w/45WA, a cationic epoxy ester resin is zero VOC, solvent free, one pack, fast drying with quick recoat time, and gives good…


  • Clariant launches new

    December 20, 2007
    Clariant launches new pigments for coatings Clariant has launched a number of new high performance pigments for industrial and automotive coatings. Hostaperm Red D2G 70 and Hostaperm Red D3G 70 are high performance red pigments based on diketopyrr…


  • Elementis Specialties

    December 20, 2007
    Elementis Specialties offers Rheolate CVS Elementis Specialties has introduced Rheolate CVS-1, -2, -3 color viscosity stabilizers for water-based paint and coatings. Rheolate CVS series are specifically developed to eliminate or minimize viscosit…


  • Chemtura offers

    December 20, 2007
    Chemtura offers Adiprene K Urethane System Chemtura Corp. has launched Adiprene K one-component urethane systems. The new Adiprene K range can provide processing advantages for applications ranging from abrasion-resistant elastomeric coatings to l…


  • Nuplex resins launches

    December 20, 2007
    Nuplex resins launches setaqua waterborne polymer Nuplex Resins has launched Setaqua waterborne polymer resin to the North American coatings market. The Setaqua product line consists of specialty acrylic dispersions, emulsions and alkyd emul…


  • Reichhold introduces Beckosol AQ

    November 19, 2007
    Reichhold has introduced Beckosol AQ line of alkyd latex, a new coatings resin technology. The Beckosol AQ line of products provides alkyd-like performance in a waterborne vehicle at zero VOCs. It provides formulated paint and coatings with performa…


  • Rohm and Haas

    November 19, 2007
    Rohm and Haas has launched TianBA 2000, a new generation flexible acrylic copolymer for the Chinese market. TianBa 2000 has broad applicability for use in cement-based and non-cement-based waterproof coatings, flexible plastering mortar for the…


  • Almatis offers

    November 19, 2007
    Almatis offers fine precipitated hydrates, alumina trihydrate (ATH), which are environmentally friendly flame retardants. ATH provide a non-toxic alternative to halogen-based products by working to retard fire by decomposing endothermically, releasin…


  • EIT introduces

    November 19, 2007
    EIT has launched UV Power Puck Flash, a self-contained, electro-optic radiometer designed for use with pulsed type UV curing systems. The instrument features fast advanced electronics capable of accommodating the rapid rise and fall times of the puls…


  • Ciba expands xymara

    November 19, 2007
    Ciba has launched a series of ten color pigments for plastics to extend its Xymara range. The new range features bronze, gold and copper tones, as well as other shades including deep brown, berry tones, iridescent blue green and electric aqua green.…


  • Atlas Offers New Advanced

    November 19, 2007
    Atlas Material Testing Technology has added an enhanced digital control system to its Ci3000+ Weather-Ometer and Fade-Ometer. One of the most notable changes is a modern, full color TFT touch screen display with intuitive icons for easier inter…


  • Ross Offers new model of

    November 19, 2007
    Charles Ross and Son recently introduced a new model of its double planetary mixer (DPM), which is available in sizes ranging from 1/2 pint to 750 gallon working capacity. The DPM can be used for vacuum mixing of high viscosity materials up to 8 mill…


  • Ross Offers new model of

    November 19, 2007
    Charles Ross and Son recently introduced a new model of its double planetary mixer (DPM), which is available in sizes ranging from 1/2 pint to 750 gallon working capacity. The DPM can be used for vacuum mixing of high viscosity materials up to 8 mill…