Raw Material & Equipment

  • Ross SysCon Launches Static

    April 5, 2006
    Ross SysCon recently completed a mixer for use as a continuous cooker. The LLPD design is typically used for low viscosity turbulent flow mixing of fluids. This sanitary, continuous design ensured uniform mixing and cooking at much higher production…


  • Research Inc. Introduces high

    April 5, 2006
    Research Inc., a manufacturer of electric infrared heating components and integrated heating systems, has introduced the newly improved ExtrudeIR model 4069E. The ExtrudeIR model 4069E curing system uses high intensity infrared lamps and polish…


  • Chartwell offers three

    April 5, 2006
    Chartwell International, Inc. has developed three high-performance super adhesion promoter blends useful for enhancing bonding to metals, concrete, wood and plastic films. CSA-571HR-A is a blend of Chartwell C-515.71HR (amino-functional) and diamino…


  • Florida Chemical offers

    April 5, 2006
    Florida Chemical Company has introduced Citrus Burst 8, a citrus-derived multi-purpose solvent for heavy-duty industrial cleaning formulated to remove adhesives, tar, grease, oil, lubricants and other difficult soils. Citrus Burst 8 contains no envir…


  • BASF develops light gray pigment

    April 5, 2006
    BASF has produced a new light-gray pigment preparation for medium-density fiberboard (MDF). With light-gray design-MDF, designers and architects can obtain new accents in the furniture and object sector, according to the company. The new pigment prod…


  • BASF Receives Regulatory

    February 9, 2006
    BASF Receives Regulatory approval for Polyclear 136 BASF has received approval from the U.S. EPA to market Polyclear 136, its new, aliphatic, modified isophoronediamine (mIPDA) chain extender for use in formulating light-stable polyurea coati…


  • Ross Offers new Dual

    February 9, 2006
    Ross Offers new Dual Shaft mixer design Ross now offers a new dual-shaft VersaMix design incorporating a special helical agitator and high-speed dispersion blade. According to the company, this features is useful for viscous materials that have p…


  • NovaFlow launches new

    February 9, 2006
    NovaFlow launches new paste dispenser Novaflow Systems has launched its new NP15 paste dispenser to accurately dispense high viscosity materials. Using Novaflow’s dispensing software coupled with its improved two-stage dispense valves, users…


  • Engelhard Expands line

    February 9, 2006
    Engelhard Expands line of synergy pigments Engelhard Corp. has expanded its line of Synergy pigments. The two new colors, yellow 6213 and red 6054 pigments, offer significant value and price advantage for formulators of water- and solvent-ba…


  • Eckart introduces silvershine

    February 9, 2006
    Eckart introduces silvershine aluminum pigments Eckart America has introduced Silvershine ultra brilliant aluminum pigments, a new product line for the coatings industry. Silvershine is a thin silver dollar aluminum pigment that bridges the gap bet…


  • Rohm and Haas launches Avanse

    February 9, 2006
    Rohm and Haas has launched Avanse resins, a new line of waterborne acrylics for the high performance coatings market. Avanse MV-100, a high-solids, acrylic binder, can be used in both primer and topcoat lines. Avanse resins offer considerable improv…


  • ROSS OFFERS NEW

    January 16, 2006
    ROSS OFFERS NEW TRIPLE SHAFT VERSAMIX Ross is now offering a new triple shaft model VMC-2 VersaMix. The VersaMix unit features self-contained high shear rotar stator mixer, high speed disperser, 50 dpi jacketed vessel to heat or cool and contr…


  • WACKER SILRES SILICONE RESINS

    January 16, 2006
    WACKER SILRES SILICONE RESINS ENHANCE HEAT RESISTANCE Wacker Group offers Silres resins, which are specialty polysiloxanes that enhance the heat resistance of coatings and polymers. Silres resins serve as binders for high-temperature resistant…


  • WACKER SILRES SILICONE RESINS

    January 16, 2006
    WACKER SILRES SILICONE RESINS ENHANCE HEAT RESISTANCE Wacker Group offers Silres resins, which are specialty polysiloxanes that enhance the heat resistance of coatings and polymers. Silres resins serve as binders for high-temperature resistant…


  • DEGUSSA LAUNCHES

    January 16, 2006
    DEGUSSA LAUNCHES AEROSIL FUMED SILICAS Degussa AG offers Aerosil R 9200, a new generation of hydrophobic fumed silicas used in the formulation of scratch-resistant coatings. High filler loading levels can be achieved without a major impact on…