• PPG to Exhibit at Minnesota Paint & Powder Coating Expo’15

    March 10, 2015
    PPG Industries will display three new coating products featuring proprietary PPG coating technology, including one powder, one electrocoat (e-coat) and one liquid coating, at the 2015 Minnesota Paint & Powder Coating Expo, at Century College in W…

  • Largest Coatings Show on the East Coast Opens June 1st

    March 10, 2015
    The Eastern Coatings Show will open its doors with a reception at 6:00 PM on the evening of June 1st, 2015.  The site is the Mark G. Etess Arena at the Taj Mahal Hotel and Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  The Eastern Coatings Federatio…

  • DIC Offers Two New Aqueous Dispersions

    March 10, 2015
    DIC offers two new aqueous dispersion products with plans to file an approval application for Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) for both. EPICLON EXA-8530 is an aqueous dispersion of a high molecular weight solid epoxy resin from DIC Corp. The resi…

  • Sika AG: Takeover Board Takes Opt-Out Decision

    March 9, 2015
    On March 5, the Swiss Takeover Board decided that the Opting-Out of Sika AG pursuant to article 5 of the articles of incorporation is valid as such. The Takeover Board has explicitly not decided the question whether in view of the proposed transactio…

  • BASF to Hold First of Three Science Symposia This Month

    March 9, 2015
    The first of three science symposia being held by BASF in the year of its 150th anniversary will be held March 9-10 in Ludwigshafen. More than 600 top ranking scientists from academia and business will be discussing the entir…

  • SGL Group, BASF Successfully Conclude Joint Material Research

    March 9, 2015
    The Carbon Company and the chemical company BASF have concluded the joint research of a new composite material system as an important development step of their collaboration. The system aims at enhancing the cost-effectiveness of manufacturing thermo…

  • Henkel Shares Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Future of Vehicle Development

    March 9, 2015
    Due to the speed of automotive advancement and the industry's efforts to meet higher fuel efficiency standards, there is greater importance and growth of automotive-grade adhesives, sealants and surface technologies in future vehicle development.…

  • Sibelco UK Announces 25% Shareholding in Glassflake

    March 9, 2015
    Glassflake Ltd., which has more than 30 years of experience in developing glass flake products, has announced that it has joined forces with Sibelco UK Ltd., international supplier of advanced industrial minerals, with Sibelco taking a 25.1% sha…

  • AkzoNobel, Givaudan Win Food Industry Innovation Award with OneGrain

    March 9, 2015
    The 2015 Future Ingredients Showcase Award was presented to OneGrain TS M100 for processed meats, part of a range of OneGrain mineral salts which uses less sodium without compromising on quality or taste. "We are very proud to have received t…

  • Wacker Expands Production Capacity for Dispersions in USA

    March 9, 2015
    Wacker Chemie AG is expanding its existing vinyl acetate-ethylene copolymer (VAE) dispersions production facilities in the United States. The Munich-based chemical company will add a new reactor with an annual capacity of 85,000 metric tons at its Ca…

  • Sherwin-Williams Adds CARC Aerosol Touch-up To Military Product Line

    March 6, 2015
    Sherwin-Williams announces MIL-DTL-64159 Type III Chemical Agent Resistant Coating (CARC) Aerosol is now available for touch ups or other small job applications on military vehicles, ground support equipment and rotocraft. The coating provides vital…

  • Wacker Celebrates 60 Years of Elastosil

    March 6, 2015
    One of the best-known and most successful brands of Munich-based chemicals group Wacker has turned 60: on March 4, 1955, the company sought trademark protection from the German Patent Office for the name Elastosil. Since then the number of different…

  • BASF Shows Latest Innovations at JEC in Paris

    March 6, 2015
    As a supplier and development partner for composite applications involving polyurethanes, epoxy resins and thermoplastics, BASF will be participating in the "JEC Composites Show", which runs from March 10-12, 2015 in Paris, Hall 7.2, Booth…

  • Tiger Coatings Launches B2B Website

    March 6, 2015
    The surface specialist Tiger Coatings has relaunched its website for industrial clients. "The website 'tiger-coatings.com' has been redesigned and is now compatible with PC, tablet and mobile devices," said Christian Ebenberger, Ma…

  • BASF Now Offers Bio-Based PolyTHF

    March 6, 2015
    BASF has made bio-based Polytetrahydrofuran 1000 (PolyTHF 1000) available for the first time. The company is now providing this intermediate to selected partners for testing various applications in a large scale. “The bio-based PolyTHF 1000 is…

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