Raw Material & Equipment

  • SARTOMER LAUNCHES

    August 11, 2005
    SARTOMER LAUNCHES POLY BD 2035 TPU RESIN Sartomer Company has launched a new thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) resin based on polybutadiene polyols. This new resin, Poly bd 2035 TPU, is designed to enhance the performance of coatings, films, ad…


  • DEGUSSA PUBLISHES

    August 11, 2005
    DEGUSSA PUBLISHES FUMED SILICA BROCHURE FOR POWDER COATINGS Degussa’s aerosil and silanes business has published, “Aerosil Fumed Silica and Aeroxide Alu C for Powder Coatings,” a new brochure for the powder coatings industry.…


  • Cytec offers Cylink 2000 crosslinking agent

    August 11, 2005
    Cytec Industries has introduced Cylink 2000 crosslinking agent, a formaldehyde-free resin that is ideal for applications requiring exterior durability and acid etch resistance. The new carbamate functional resin is recommended for high-quality,…


  • ENGELHARD OFFERS NEW

    August 11, 2005
    ENGELHARD OFFERS NEW FIREMIST SPECIAL EFFECT PIGMENT Engelhard Corp. has introduced Firemist Turquoise, a new special effect pigment that offers high reflectivity, shimmer and transparency to create strong visual impact and advanced optical effe…


  • BROOKFIELD ENGINEERING

    August 11, 2005
    BROOKFIELD ENGINEERING LAUNCHES NEW RHEOMETER Brookfield Engineering Labs has launched the new Brookfield YR-I rheometer with vane spindles. The new rheometer is capable of measuring the suspension properties of fluids with extremely low viscosi…


  • UV resins for wood

    August 11, 2005
    CYTEC SURFACE SPECIALTIES LAUNCHES NEW UV WATERBORNE PRODUCTS Cytec Surface Specialties, Inc. has added two new waterborne UV-curable resins for wood coatings to its Ucecoat line. Ucecoat 7849 is designed to cost-effectively meet the most rigoro…


  • Eastman offers

    August 11, 2005
    Eastman offers acetone replacement Eastman Chemical Co. offers Eastman methyl acetate, a non-HAP, VOC-exempt replacement for acetone. Methyl acetate has a higher flash point than acetone and also offers…


  • custom Circulation

    August 11, 2005
    custom Circulation Attritor from Union Process Union Process recently produced a custom QL-100 mill circulation attritor designed for specialty applications. The “Q” mills are high circulation, high flow mills featuring high pumping r…


  • Brookfield Engineering

    August 11, 2005
    Brookfield Engineering launches new rheometer Brookfield Engineering Labs has launched the new Brookfield YR-I rheometer with vane spindles. The new rheometer is capable of measuring the suspension properties of fluids with extremely low viscosity.…


  • Air Products launches

    August 11, 2005
    Air Products launches Anquawhite 100 curing agent Anquawhite 100 curing agent from Air Products and Chemicals Inc. offers epoxy coating formulators a low color, stain-resistant top coat with good handling properties. Anquawhite 100 curing age…


  • Rhodia launches Two

    August 11, 2005
    Rhodia launches Two APE-Free surfactants Rhodia has developed a number of new surfactants free of alkyl phenol ethoxylates (APE) to provide efficient alternatives to traditional systems in decorative coatings. Rhodapex LA 300 SB is a highly ethox…


  • Surfactants from DuPont and

    August 11, 2005
    Dupont CHemical launches zonyl surfactants DuPont Chemical Company is offering three new fluorinated surfactants, including non-ionic, anionic, polymeric and amphoteric products, for the coatings market. Zonyl FS-610 VOC-free water soluble anionic…


  • AIR PRODUCTS OFFERS

    August 11, 2005
    AIR PRODUCTS OFFERS ANQUAWHITE 100 CURING AGENT Anquawhite 100 curing agent from Air Products offers epoxy coating formulators a low color, stain-resistant top coat with good handling properties. Anquawhite 100 curing agent is a novel waterbor…


  • BROOKFIELD ENGINEERING

    August 11, 2005
    BROOKFIELD ENGINEERING LAUNCHES NEW RHEOMETER Brookfield Engineering Labs has launched the new Brookfield YR-I rheometer with vane spindles. The new rheometer is capable of measuring the suspension properties of fluids with extremely low visco…


  • UNION PROCESS OFFERS

    August 11, 2005
    UNION PROCESS OFFERS CUSTOM SD-200 ATTRITOR Union Process has introduced a custom black SD-200 attritor. The SD-200 batch-type production attritor is a versatile and easy to maintain mill, according to the company. With the ability to run in e…