Raw Material & Equipment

  • clariant offers licocene pp ma

    April 18, 2007
    Clariant’s pigments and additives division has introduced Licocene PP MA 6452 TP, an adhesion promoter for natural fiber-filled wood composites with a polymer matrix. This coupling agent and compatibilizer was specially developed for the…


  • Tego reactive dispersant

    April 18, 2007
    Tego Coating Additives and Specialty Resins has introduced Tegomer D 3403, a nonionic reactive dispersant for the production of polyurethane dispersions. By the complete or partial replacement of conventional anionic dispersants, Tegomer D 3403 impar…


  • Sartomer introduces

    April 18, 2007
    Sartomer has recently introduced Krasol NN prepolymers, which function as binders for granulated rubber composites. Krasol NN prepolymers were designed to produce composites by coating/binding granulated rubber products. Rubber-based composites produ…


  • Rohm and Haas launch Rhoplex

    April 18, 2007
    Rohm and Haas has introduced a new acrylic technology for flat to semi-gloss architectural paint. Rhoplex VSR-1050 acrylic emulsion is a performance driven binder based on new advanced acrylic technology with a unique polymer structure and ambient cr…


  • Ciba offers color trend design

    March 19, 2007
    Ciba Specialty Chemicals has launched Color Trend Vision, a design and technology package developed to provide designers, paint, ink and masterbatch producers with global and regional color trend forecasts and information, design tools, technology an…


  • Cognis offers high performance

    March 19, 2007
    Cognis has developed Foamaster 350 mineral oil-free defoamer for use in high performance varnishes, coatings and adhesives. Derived from renewable resource, this new universal liquid defoamer is comprised of hydrophobic elements and natural oils. It…


  • Eastman offers Multi-

    February 6, 2007
    Eastman Chemical Company now offers a range of performance additives for the can and coil coatings market. The multi functional properties of CAB, Eastman cellulose esters, provide many benefits at an additive level in coil coatings. These include i…


  • GE Introduced Siblock

    February 6, 2007
    GE – Advanced Materials, Silicones has introduced Silblock, WSR masonry water repellent, a silicone-based emulsion that combines water resistance and oil resistance properties in a single additive for formulated coatings that will be used…


  • Alberdingk Boley introduces

    February 6, 2007
    Alberdingk Boley has launched Albodur, a new product line of 100% solids castor oil-based polyols (COPO) for zero VOC, two-pack flooring applications. Albodur COPOs are based on renewable resources and are hydrophobic in nature. These low visco…


  • Charles Ross and son

    January 17, 2007
    Charles Ross and Son Company has introduced a new model of the company’s line of High Speed Dispersers, with several unique features to enable its use in a controlled environment. A dust tight cover with enclosed charging openings contains sol…


  • Degussa offers Dynasylvan SIVO 

    January 17, 2007
    Degussa AG has introduced Dynasylan SIVO, a new generation of organofunctional silane systems.  Dynasylan SIVO are designed to fulfill the most demanding requirements of the adhesives and sealant industry. These silane systems are a…


  • New Tego

    January 17, 2007
    Tego Coating Additives and Specialty Resins has introduced Tego Foamex 858, a defoamer that is effective in low-VOC (<50 g/l) architectural gloss and semi-gloss formulations. Foamex 848, a 20% active emulsion in water, eliminates foam with minimal…


  • Ross offers new Slim

    December 18, 2006
    Ross offers new Slim Lab model Mixer Charles Ross and Son Company has announced the availability of a new SLIM (solids-liquid-injection-manifold) lab model mixer. The SLIM system uses strong vacuum force that occurs at the intake area and sucks in…


  • Union Process produces

    December 18, 2006
    Union Process produces new s-series attritor Union Process has produced a new S-series attritor designed specifically for cryogenic milling of aluminum powders. The S-50 has a special cover with a Teflon shaft seal for ultimate grinding results at…


  • Huber offers industrial

    December 18, 2006
    Huber Engineered Materials has released a new technical brochure discussing the use of its kaolin clay for use in industrial applications. The brochure includes discussion on the importance of brightness, particle size, finishing forms and engineerin…