Raw Material & Equipment

  • Dow corning introduces

    December 18, 2006
    Dow Corning Corp. has introduced two new low-cost antifoams for waterborne systems. Dow Corning 76 and 77 additives are effective, low-cost foam control solutions for a variety of waterborne formulations, including protective coatings and coatings fo…


  • Halox offers new hybrid

    December 18, 2006
    Halox has launched its latest hybrid product, Halox 750, which integrates inhibitive synergies and is designed to save money, bridge inorganic and organic corrosion inhibitors into a single product, as well as reduce dependence on high zinc-containin…


  • GE Advanced Materials offers new

    December 18, 2006
    GE Advanced Materials has introduced CoatOSil Y-15790 and Y-15791 wetting agents. These fluorine-free additives offer high performance flow, leveling, spreading and wetting capabilities over a wider pH range for coatings formulators, according to th…


  • Gardco offers conductivity

    November 17, 2006
    Gardco offers conductivity and temperature meters Gardco is highlighting two conductivity and temperature meters. The IQ340 is a waterproof, handheld, non-glass conductivity meter. This sturdy meter system is NEMA4X (IP67) rated, showcases an extra…


  • Ross introduces

    November 17, 2006
    Ross introduces cylinderical vacuum dryers Charles Ross and Son Company has recently introduced a new line of cylindrical dryers for the chemical process industries. The cylindrical dryer line can include a variety of materials of construction such…


  • GE Launches conduction

    November 17, 2006
    GE Launches conduction resin for powder coatings GE Plastics has launched a new line of conductive GTX resins for use in powder coating applications. Noryl GTX resins contain conductive fillers that eliminate the need to apply an elect…


  • Lanxess offers levamelt

    November 17, 2006
    Lanxess offers levamelt copolymers for adhesives Lanxess now offers Levamelt copolymers, which contain 40-80% vinyl acetate and are able to fill the need for a high vinyl acetate alternative to traditional ethylene and vinyl acetate products for pr…


  • Noveon offers copolymer for

    November 17, 2006
    Noveon offers copolymer for variety of functional coatings Carbobond 2862 copolymer from Noveon offers adhesion to a variety of printed substrates. Ideal for blister-pack and heat-sealed coating applications, Carbobond 2862 copolymer combine…


  • Rahn introduces three UV-

    November 17, 2006
    Rahn has introduced three new UV-curable oligomers, Genomer 5142 and Genomer 5161 oligoamine and Genomer 2280 epoxy acrylate. Both oligoamines Genomer 5142 and Genomer 5161 are acrylated amine synergists for radically curable coatings, inks and adhes…


  • Gardco offers

    October 20, 2006
    Gardco offers a humidity alert meter, featuring built-in audible and visual programmable alarms. Other features of the humidity alert meter include a remote probe that allows for measurement behind walls and difficult to access loca…


  • Ross Offers

    October 20, 2006
    Charles Ross and Son Company offers the vertical blender for the blending of easily degradable solids. The mixing screw rotates around the periphery of the cone and simultaneously lifts materials from the bottom to the top of the blender. This…


  • Myers Engineering

    October 20, 2006
    Myers Engineering, Inc. has added a quad mixer to its product line. The unit was designed to handle a variety of applications including both heavy viscosities common to this style of mixer and lighter products that have troublesome flow characteristi…


  • Degussa launches

    October 20, 2006
    Degussa AG recently added Dynasylan 2201 EQ, a new ureidofunctional silane adhesion promoter, to its product range. The percentage of certain by-products, and particularly of the ethyl carbamate contained in comparable products, is under 0.05%, accor…


  • Ciba Introduces new

    October 20, 2006
    Ciba Specialty Chemicals has introduced a new product to its Irgazin 2000 series. Ciba Irgazin yellow 2088 is an organic yellow pigment that achieves superior opacity and high intrinsic color strength in industrial coatings, according to the company.…


  • Reichhold introduces waterborne

    October 20, 2006
    Reichhold, Inc. has introduced a new waterborne epoxy curing agent. Epotuf 37-685 for industrial maintenance applications provides the corrosion protection of solventborne coatings with waterborne chemistry. Epotuf 37-685 is an amine-functional disp…