Raw Material & Equipment

  • Eckart Introduces Phoenix Xt

    December 7, 2005
    Eckart Introduces Phoenix Xt Pearlescent Pigments Eckart has introduced Phoenix XT weather-resistant pearlescent pigments for exterior powder coating applications. Phoenix XT silver white pearlescent pigments are made of thin platelets of natural m…


  • Lanxess Offers Flame

    December 7, 2005
    Lanxess Offers Flame Retardants for Aircraft Cabins Lanxess has introduced Disflamoil and Levagard flame retardants for use on wood veneers for aircraft cabins. These halogen-free transparent coatings systems comply with the aviation standard FAR…


  • Ciba Offers Colibri 2

    December 7, 2005
    Ciba Offers Colibri 2 Color-Matching Software Ciba Specialty Chemicals has launched Colibri 2, the latest version of its color-matching system. Colibri 2 enables highly efficient matching of opaque, translucent and transparent colors. It offers us…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • UV Process Supply

    November 3, 2005
    UV Process Supply Releases “MaintainINg UV Curing Equipment” Manual To help users figure out what they need to do to solve UV curing dilemmas as well as ways to avoid these issues in the first place, UV Process Supply has developed the…


  • Ross introduces new mixers

    November 3, 2005
    Ross introduces new mixers Charles Ross & Son Company has introduced a new line of Laboratory-Double Planetary Mixers. The new line is designed as the “DPMS” and is available in several standard sizes from one pint through four-gallo…


  • Ross introduces new mixers

    November 3, 2005
    Ross introduces new mixers Charles Ross & Son Company has introduced a new line of Laboratory-Double Planetary Mixers. The new line is designed as the “DPMS” and is available in several standard sizes from one pint through four-gallo…


  • Brookfield's New R/S Plus Rheometer Increases Flow Measurement Capability

    November 3, 2005
    Brookfield’s New R/S Plus Rheometer Increases Flow Measurement Capability Brookfield Engineering has introduced the enhanced R/S Plus rheometer. R/S Plus provides increased speed range, control reso…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…