Raw Material & Equipment

  • Arkema Launches Neutralization Amine

    November 3, 2005
    Arkema Launches Neutralization Amine Arkema has launched Advantex neutralization amine, an additive that improves the properties of paints and TiO2 slurries, including pigment dispersion, water sensitivity, low VOC formulation capability and low odo…


  • Dearator For Solvent-Free, Solventborne Coatings

    November 3, 2005
    Tego Coating & Ink Additives has introduced Tego Airex 940. Designed to eliminate micro and macro foam in flexible floor coatings and wood coatings, Tego Airex 940 is suitable for clear and pigmented epoxy, polyurethane and UV systems. Pigmented…


  • Wacker unveils new silicone foams

    November 3, 2005
    Wacker Silicones unveiled several new solid silicone foams. The new products included the company’s two solid silicone grades, Elastosil R 401/10 and Elastosil R plus 43057/90, and highly transparent silicone prototypes of medium durometer hard…


  • Elcometer Launches

    October 14, 2005
    Elcometer Launches 456 High-Temperature PRobe Elcometer has launched a new high-temperature plug-in integral probe (PINIP). Designed for use with the Elcometer 456 coating thickness gauge, the 456 PINIP can accurately measure coating thickness on…


  • Ross Offers Dual Shaft

    October 14, 2005
    Ross Offers Dual Shaft Mixer and Discharge System Charles Ross and Son Company has designed the CDA 100 dual shaft mixer and discharge system for use in the production of viscous non-flowing products. The dual-shaft mixer combines a three-wing anc…


  • Huntsman Launches

    October 14, 2005
    Huntsman Launches Surfonamine Amines Huntsman Performance Products has launched Surfonamine amines, a new range of products that can be used for pigment modification, synthesis of unique dispersant molecules and as a stabilization agent and dispers…


  • Rhodia Offers Rhoximat

    October 14, 2005
    Rhodia Offers Rhoximat for Mortar Additives Rhodia is offering Rhoximat UP, a new generation of redispersable polymer powders based on plasticizer-free technology, designed to meet the requirements of most dry mortar applications. Rhoximat UP 600…


  • Tego Offers Zero-VOC

    October 14, 2005
    Tego Offers Zero-VOC Siloxane-Based Surfactant Tego Coating and Ink Additives has introduced Tego Twin 4000, a zero-VOC siloxane-based surfactant combining excellent substrate wetting and good defoaming properties. Designed specifically for water-b…


  • Troy offers Troysperse SD100

    October 14, 2005
    Troy Corp. has launched Troysperse SD100, a high-performance additive for the dispersion of inorganic pigments such as titanium dioxide, iron oxide and extender pigments, in nonaqueous formulations. Troysperse SD100 increases the speed of dispersion…


  • CHEMARK OFFERS 10TH

    September 19, 2005
    Chemark Consulting Group is offering the 10th edition of its study, U.S. Coatings Industry. The study analyzes coatings consumption by the ten major technology systems including solventbased high solids, solvent-based low solids, two-component…


  • HEUBACH PRESENTS NEW SELFDISPERSING

    September 19, 2005
    Heubach now offers Autosperse, new self-dispersing inorganic/organic hybrid pigments which stir in and eliminate the need for further milling in most applications. Autosperse are low dust pigment powders with universal applicability in solvent…


  • EFKA OFFERS DISPERSING AGENT

    September 19, 2005
    EFKA 4590 is a new addition to EFKA Additives’ high-molecular weight polymeric dispersant range of additives, which has been specially designed to stabilize organic and inorganic pigments in water-based decorative systems. EFKA 4590 also…


  • WORLE-CHEMIE LAUNCHES

    September 19, 2005
    Worlée-Chemie has launched several new acrylic emulsions. WorléeCryl 7158 was developed for the production of corrosion protection primers with excellent outdoor resistance and high corrosion protection.WorléeCryl 7463 is a…


  • AIR PRODUCTS OFFERS

    September 19, 2005
    Air Products’ Anquamine 287 curing agent is a new high-performance primer and sealer for application to freshly poured concrete. A waterborne epoxy curing agent, this product allows for a faster return to service. It can be applied to fre…


  • NOVEON OFFERS BROCHURE ON

    September 19, 2005
    A new brochure on its Sancure polyurethane and Carboset acrylics is available from Noveon Inc. For use in high-performance clear wood finishes, Sancure waterborne polyurethane dispersions provide outstanding durability and protection. The produ…