Raw Material & Equipment

  • New Generation

    August 10, 2005
    New Generation IPBC-Based Biocide from ISP ● International Specialty Products (ISP) now offers Fungitrol 720, a new generation IPBC-based biocide for house and wall paint and other decorative coatings. ISP’s new dry-film solution p…


  • Liquid Corrosion Inhibitor

    August 10, 2005
    Liquid Corrosion Inhibitor for High Gloss, DTM Applications ● Halox is offering Halox 510, a liquid organic corrosion inhibitor specifically designed for direct to metal (DTM) waterborne acrylics. Halox 510 does not affect gloss, allowin…


  • Polyolefin Waxes

    August 10, 2005
    Polyolefin Waxes From Clariant GmbH ● Clariant GmbH now offers Licocene, a new line of polyolefin waxes manufactured using metallocene catalysts. These waxes have a property profile that can be optimized and tailored to suit diverse appl…


  • Compact Balances

    August 10, 2005
    Compact Balances ● Paul N. Gardner Company, Inc. is offering the EK-i/EW-i series of compact balances. The balances feature large LCD displays with backlight, full digital calibration with optional user definable mass setting, standard co…


  • Parker Offers

    August 10, 2005
    Parker Offers Improved Watertight Coils for Valve Lines ● Parker Hannifin Corp.’s fluid control division is offering improved watertight coils for its Skinner 7000 series and Gold Ring valves. These encapsulated coils, which totally…


  • Hoover Color

    August 10, 2005
    Hoover Color is now offering EnvironOxide pigments to the paint and coatings industry, offering a way companies can further develop their “green” technologies. Through an accord between Hoover and Iron Oxide Recovery, Inc., iron ric…


  • Dow Offers Amplify

    August 10, 2005
    The Dow Chemical Company has launched Amplify functional polymers, a line of functionalized polyolefin products for specialty applications. The line is comprised of ethylene ethyl acrylate (EEA) copolymers, ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) copolymers and…


  • Ciba Launches New High-Performance Pigment

    August 10, 2005
    Ciba Specialty Chemicals has introduced Irgazin DPP red ultra opaque, a new high-performance pigment for opaque bordeaux shades. This bluish-red pigment for automotive, coil and powder coatings combines high color strength with excellent opacity, ena…


  • New Branched Chain Polyol

    August 10, 2005
    Kyowa Hakko Kogyo Co., Ltd. released a new branched chain polyol suitable for applications in paint, coatings, plastics, adhesives, inks, electronics and raw materials for UV coatings. The product, TOE-2000H, produces both waterborne and solvent-base…


  • Datacolor Offers Sleek

    August 10, 2005
    Datacolor has introduced its newly designed Spectraflash X series of spectrophotometers, including the SF600X, SF450X, and SF350X. These spectrophotometers offer high resolution color measurement and repeatability, user-friendly operation, sleek, spa…


  • Tego Launches New Water-Based Silicone Resin Emulsion

    August 10, 2005
    Tego Coatings and Ink Additives has launched Tego Phobe 1650, a water-based silicone resin emulsion. Tego Phobe 1650 is free of solvent and nonylphenol ethoxylate, contains 50% of the active ingredient, is film forming and has good compatibility with…


  • EFKA Offers New Dispersing Additives

    August 10, 2005
    EFKA Additives has introduced two products based on controlled, free-radical polymerization–EFKA-4300 and EFKA-4330. EFKA-4300, based on an acrylic block copolymer, is for use in solvent-based high-performance coatings, including automotive OEM…


  • Degussa Offers New CD on Water and Antigraffiti Repellents

    August 10, 2005
    Degussa’s Aerosil and Silanes business unit is offering a new CD that provides information on its line of water repellents, anti-graffiti coatings and corrosion inhibitors. The CD offers background information…


  • New Lightnin MBI Magmixers Brochure Available

    August 10, 2005
    Lightnin is offering a new, four-color, MBI MagMixers brochure. The MagMixer series features a dry-running Hyper-Flo bearing design. The bearings will not fracture due to rough handling, can run dry without damage, and can be easily removed for servi…


  • Dow Introduces New

    August 10, 2005
    The Dow Chemical Company has announced the introduction of a new addition to their product line for paint and coatings. Dowicil 96 antimicrobial is a broad spectrum liquid bactericide suited for emulsion products. Because it is both oil- and water-so…