Raw Material & Equipment

  • 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…


  • CABOT OFFERS NEW ADDITIVE

    August 11, 2005
    CABOT OFFERS NEW ADDITIVE FOR POWDER COATINGS Cabot Corp. has launched a new grade of fumed silica that significantly improves the flow properties, storage stability and application performance of powder coatings, according to the company. CAB…


  • UNION PROCESS OFFERS

    August 11, 2005
    UNION PROCESS OFFERS CUSTOM SD-200 ATTRITOR Union Process has introduced a custom black SD-200 attritor. The SD-200 batch-type production attritor is a versatile and easy to maintain mill, according to the company. With the ability to run in e…


  • 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 visco…


  • AIR PRODUCTS OFFERS

    August 11, 2005
    AIR PRODUCTS OFFERS ANQUAWHITE 100 CURING AGENT Anquawhite 100 curing agent from Air Products offers epoxy coating formulators a low color, stain-resistant top coat with good handling properties. Anquawhite 100 curing agent is a novel waterbor…


  • Clariant offers Savisol liquid dyes

    August 11, 2005
    Clariant has introduced Savisol, a new range of solvent-based liquid dyes primarily developed for wood coloration. Savisol liquid dyes are stable, concentrated solutions of solvent-soluble dyes in organic solvents. The Savisol range exhibits good lig…


  • ISP introduces new

    August 11, 2005
    ISP introduces new industrial biocides ISP has introduced a number of new industrial biocides for in-can and dry-film preservation. Nuosept 44, 497 and 498 are the company’s newest in-can preservatives. Nuosept 44 features broad spectrum act…


  • Troy launches Troysperse 90w

    August 11, 2005
    Troy launches Troysperse 90w universal pigment dispersant Troy Corp. has launched Troysperse 90W, a new high-performance universal pigment dispersant for both aqueous and solvent architectural systems. Troysperse 90W, which acts as a dispersant and…


  • Eastman offers coalescents for architectural coatings

    August 11, 2005
    Eastman offers coalescents for architectural coatings Eastman Chemical Co. is highlighting a new portfolio of coalescents for the U.S. architectural coatings market. The portfolio includes Texanol ester alcohol, Eastman EEH solvent and Optifilm Enha…


  • ElioKem offers full range

    August 11, 2005
    ElioKem offers full range of rheological resins Eliokem now offers a full range of rheological resins, Pliolite and Plioway, for use in organic media ranging from strong aromatic solvents to weak paraffin fluids. Chemically these terpolymers are p…


  • August 11, 2005
    Tego offers viscoplus associative thickeners Tego Coating and Ink Additives, a business line of Degussa’s oligomers and silicones business unit, has recently launched the Tego ViscoPlus line of high-performance polyure-thane associative thick…


  • Noveon offerS Carboset

    August 11, 2005
    Noveon offerS Carboset 505solvent-free acrylic colloidal dispersion Noveon’s Carboset 505 solvent-free, acrylic colloidal dispersion gives wood stains excellent flow and penetration for uniform appearance, according to the company. Carbos…


  • Ucar emulsion Systems offerS polyphobe rheology modifiers

    August 11, 2005
    Ucar emulsion Systems offerS polyphobe rheology modifiers Ucar Emulsion Systems offers polyphobe rheology modifiers, developed to help formulators lower VOC emissions and provide cost effective replacements for traditional thickeners. These products…