Raw Material & Equipment

  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • New waterborne UV resins for wood coatings

    August 11, 2005
    Surface Specialties, Inc. has extended its Ucecoat product line with two new waterborne UV-curable resins for wood coatings. Ucecoat 7849 is designed to costeffectively meet the most rigorous requirements for wood flooring, furniture and cabin…


  • ROSS OFFERS NEW

    August 11, 2005
    ROSS OFFERS NEW DUAL-SHAFT VERSAMIX DESIGN Ross has completed a new dual-shaft VersaMix design, incorporating a special helical agitator and high speed dispersion blade. The new combination of agitators provides improved axial and radial turno…