Raw Material & Equipment

  • Soft-feel coating from Bayer MaterialScience

    August 11, 2005
    Bayer MaterialScience AG has developed a soft-feel coated film system that is characterized by excellent surface properties and economical productions. It is based on Bayhydrol and Bayhydur polyurethane coating raw materials, which are used to…


  • Ross Slim system

    August 11, 2005
    Ross Slim system accelerates powder induction Charles Ross & Son Company offers a new in-line system that improves powder induction in a liquid stream. Unlike previous mixers designed for fast powder induction, the new In-line SLIM requires n…


  • Gardco Offers Color window tint and reflectance meters

    August 11, 2005
    Gardco Offers Color window tint and reflectance meters The ColorQA from Gardco is a lightweight, hand-held device that measures color in red, green and blue percentage format. Users apply a sensor tip to any colored surface, press the read button an…


  • Tru-fit close

    August 11, 2005
    Tru-fit close coupled pd pump Waukesha Cherry-Burrell, an SPX Process Equipment operation has launched Tru-Fit PD pump, its new close-couple pump drive. With an average of 20-25% reduction in overall pump length, Tru-Fit has a smaller footp…


  • Triple action mixer

    August 11, 2005
    Triple action mixer from lee industries The Lee Tri-Mix Turbo-Shear can handle a variety of mixing applications, including dispersion of powders and oils to mixing viscous materials of more than 2,500,000 CPS. The center-mounted, high-shear agitato…


  • KMI Systems Offers Mass

    August 11, 2005
    KMI Systems Offers Mass Flow Sludge removal system KMI Systems, Inc. has launched the Mass Flow sludge removal system for use in water washed paint spray booth applications and other sludge producing-environments. The sludge removal sys…


  • Cognis launches Starfactant wetting

    August 11, 2005
    Cognis Corporation’s industrial coatings and adhesives division has expanded its Star product line with the introduction of a new range of wetting agents. Starfactant wetting agents are star-shaped hyperbranched polymers for substrate wetting…


  • Micro Powders Introduces

    August 11, 2005
    Micro Powders Introduces additives brochure Micro Powders, Inc. has introduced a new brochure, Additives for Textured Surfaces, which consists of sample chips of its PropylTex and NyloTex products. PropylTex waxes are micronized polypropylenes that…


  • GardCo Offers

    August 11, 2005
    GardCo Offers Pocket stroboscope Gardco offers the PK2 pocket stroboscope, a highly stable instrument for taking non-contact RPM measurements and inspecting moving parts by freezing or slowing down the action. The PK2 is ideal for industrial, labo…


  • EMD Introduces

    August 11, 2005
    EMD Introduces Tropic sunrise multi-effect pigment EMD Pigments has introduced Tropic Sunrise, the latest addition to its Colorstream product line. This multicolor effect pigment demonstrates a color change from green through silver to red and o…


  • Tego introduces

    August 11, 2005
    Tego Coating and Ink Additives has introduced Tego Foamex 855, an emulsion of a polyether siloxane copolymer that contains fumed silica for use in waterborne architectural coating and printing ink applications in the 30%-60% PVC range. In addition to…


  • Johnson Polymer launches

    August 11, 2005
    Johnson Polymer has launched its new Joncryl navigational tool, an on-line product selection tool that provides its customers with up-to-date information on Johnson Polymer products. After registering, customers will gain access to Johnso…


  • Surface Specialties expands resins

    August 11, 2005
    Surface Specialties UCB has streamlined and expanded its portfolio of powder coating resins. The new portfolio integrates top-performing solid resins from the former Solutia and UCB Chemicals units, and offers a full range of standard workhorse and p…


  • Engelhard offers new

    August 11, 2005
    Engelhard offers new pigments for powder coatings Engelhard Corp. now offers Cyclo luster pigments suited for powder coating applications. These white pearlescent, titanium dioxide-coated pigments help eliminate the potential buildup of pearl pi…


  • Ross Offers new

    August 11, 2005
    Ross Offers new Benchtop high shear mixer Charles Ross and Son Co. now offers the new 100LCI high shear mixer. Designed to be a versatile benchtop laboratory mixer, the 100LCI features percent of load indication, timer, temperature prove, va…