Raw Material & Equipment

  • ROSS INTRODUCES NEW

    August 16, 2005
    ROSS INTRODUCES NEW DOUBLE PLANETARY MIXER Ross has introduced DPM-R, a new model of its double planetary mixer. Available in a variety of sizes up to 750 gallons working capacity, the DPM-R is typically used for vacuum mixing high viscosity m…


  • LYONDELL EXPANDS

    August 16, 2005
    LYONDELL EXPANDS OXYGENATED SOLVENTS LINE Lyondell Chemical Company has expanded its oxygenated solvents line with the addition of Arcosolv PMP propylene glycol methyl ether propionate. Arcosolv PMP is a non- HAP glycol ether ester. Its broad…


  • UNION PROCESS OFFERS

    August 16, 2005
    The DMQ-Mill small media milling system is the focus of a new brochure from Union Process. The new brochure outlines the advantages of circulation grinding. Features and benefits offered by the DMQ-Mill line include operation in either circulat…


  • ENGELHARD OFFERS LITERATURE

    August 16, 2005
    The new literature for Engelhard HVOF tungsten carbide coatings includes detailed product description and specifications, performance characteristics and applications. It also includes a side-by-side comparison of coating and performance charac…


  • BAYER MATERIALSCIENCE

    August 16, 2005
    Bayer MaterialScience has developed new aliphatic polyurethane dispersions for coating wood. Bayhydrol XP 2557, Bayhydrol XP 2558 and Bayhydrol XP 2593 equal or exceed the high property levels of their predecessor, but are free of solvents, ac…


  • DEGUSSA OFFERS TECHNICAL

    August 16, 2005
    “Performance Silica for Defoamers,” a new 32-page technical bulletin from Degussa’s advanced fillers and pigments business, explains how the company’s Sipernat and Aerosil products can eliminate foam production problems.…


  • BASF launches COL.9 binders

    August 16, 2005
    BASF Corp., functional polymers has launched COL.9 a new generation of binders for the architectural coatings market. COL.9 binders combine inorganic nanoparticles, which are homongenously incorporated into organic polymer particles of waterbas…


  • HOLLIDAY PIGMENTS

    August 11, 2005
    HOLLIDAY PIGMENTS OFFERS ULTRAMARINE TR Holliday Pigments is highlighting a number of its ultramarine blue pigment lines including Ultramarine TR, specifically formulated for special effect coatings. Maintaining its bright red-shade blue color…


  • BROOKFIELD LABS LAUNCHES

    August 11, 2005
    BROOKFIELD LABS LAUNCHES IMPROVED TEXTURE ANALYZER Brookfield Engineering Labs has released an enhanced version of its LFRA texture analyzer, combining ease of use with increased load capacity to 4500g and expanded test capacity. The enhanced…


  • Rohm and Haas Company is

    August 11, 2005
    ROHM AND HAAS OFFERS BROCHURES FOR PAINT SALES Rohm and Haas Company is offering two brochures to help paint sales personnel explain the performance benefits of acrylic paint. The newest brochure, 100% Acrylic Paint–The Right Choice for…


  • BAYER OFFERS ALIPHATIC ACRYLIC

    August 11, 2005
    BAYER OFFERS ALIPHATIC ACRYLIC POLYURETHANE COATING SYSTEM Bayer offers a new aliphatic acrylic polyurethane coating that can be used to protect concrete substrates from UV rays, graffiti and other abrasions. Carbothane Clear Coat AG was appli…


  • 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…