Raw Material & Equipment

  • BASF Adds to Xfast

    August 11, 2005
    BASF Adds to Xfast stir-in pigments line BASF has added two pigments to its Xfast range. Xfast yellow ED 7800 and red ED 7795, the first transparent iron oxides provided as stir-in pigments, contain no water or solvents and conform to upcoming VOC…


  • Netzsch Offers Size

    August 11, 2005
    Netzsch Offers Size Reduction Equipment Netzsch has a variety of custom-designed grinding and dispersion equipment for a number of applications including nanotechnology. Netzsch’s fine grinding machines are specially manufactured for the mo…


  • UCAR Emulsion Systems

    August 11, 2005
    UCAR Emulsion Systems Offers Rheology Modifiers UCAR Emulsion Systems has developed Polyphobe rheology modifiers, offering formulators lower VOC emissions and cost effective replacements for traditional thickeners. These products act as efficient…


  • Gardco offers new

    August 11, 2005
    Gardco offers new coating thickness gage Gardco has launched the PosiTector 200 coating thickness gage for measuring on wood, concrete and more. This hand-held instrument features fast measurement of total coating thickness with no adjustment req…


  • Air Products Offers

    August 11, 2005
    Air Products Offers Anquamine 701 Curing Agent Air Products’ Anquamine 701 curing agent is a self-leveling flooring system product that complements the newest concrete offerings and can be applied to new or existing concrete. Anquamine 701 o…


  • Dow Chemical Company

    August 11, 2005
    The Dow Chemical Company has introduced Syntegra YM 2000 and Syntegra YM 2100 waterborne polyurethane dispersions for coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers applications. The two products are manufactured without the use of organic solvents, of…


  • UCAR EMULSION SYSTEMS

    August 11, 2005
    UCAR EMULSION SYSTEMS OFFERS VINYL ACRYLIC WAXES UCAR Emulsion Systems offers vinyl acrylic latexes designed for use in high quality finishes. Avariety of vinyl acrylic latexes are available, offering excellent scrub resistance, block resistanc…


  • BYK-GARDNER INTRODUCES

    August 11, 2005
    BYK-GARDNER INTRODUCES MICRO-WAVE-SCAN INSTRUMENT BYK-Gardner has introduced the micro-wave-scan, which allows users to measure orange peel and distinctness of image (DOI) on small and curved parts, such as automobile addon parts like bumpers,…


  • LEE INDUSTRIES OFFERS

    August 11, 2005
    LEE INDUSTRIES OFFERS PROCESSING KETTLES Lee Industries offers benchmark quality kettles for the processing industry. The kettles feature heating/ cooling jackets, single-sweep or multi-action agitators, vacuum/ pressure designs, sanitary fitt…


  • SOUTHERN CLAY PRODUCTS

    August 11, 2005
    SOUTHERN CLAY PRODUCTS OFFERS CLAYTONE 97 Southern Clay Products now offers Claytone 97 rheological additive, an efficient organoclay that is effective in highly polar applications containing solvents, such as ketones, esters, alcohols and glyc…


  • FUSION UV SYSTEMS

    August 11, 2005
    FUSION UV SYSTEMS LAUNCHES LIGHT HAMMER Fusion UV Systems has launched its Light Hammer 10 (LH10), a high power 250 mm UV curing system designed to provide a higher degree of conversion, higher speeds and better depth of cure, according to the…


  • AIR PRODUCTS OFFERS NEW

    August 11, 2005
    AIR PRODUCTS OFFERS NEW CURING AGENT FOR CONCRETE Anquamine 287 curing agent from Air Products is a new high performance primer and sealer for application to freshly poured “green” concrete. A waterborne epoxy curing agent, this pr…


  • BASF OFFERS

    August 11, 2005
    BASF OFFERS POLYETHYLENE WAXES BASF now offers Luwax and Poligen polyethylene waxes, comprehensive ranges of waxes and wax emulsions that have a wide variety of applications for paint, printing inks and plastics. These waxes enable the maximu…


  • BROOKFIELD LAUNCHES

    August 11, 2005
    BROOKFIELD LAUNCHES NEW WEB SITE Brookfield/CNS Farnell has launched a new web site, www.textureanalysis. com, for its line of texture analysis products. An orientation to texture analysis, tutorials, glossary and more are available at the sit…


  • BAYER CHEMICALS ADDS

    August 11, 2005
    BAYER CHEMICALS ADDS TO BAYFERROX RANGE Bayer Chemicals has added Bayferrox 503 to its line. Bayferrox rounds out the existing line with a new red pigment that has a high tinting strength and a yellow cast. It is well suited for the permanent…