• Valspar Paint Unveils 2014 Color Outlook

    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor January 10, 2014
     Delivering on the promise to help people connect to the power in color, Valspar Paint® reveals its 2014 Color Outlook and trend palettes. In 2014, Valspar predicts the theme of “redefining the home” will grow in importance in th…

  • Valspar Hosts Series of Events on Facebook as Part of its 2014 Color Unveiling

    Kerry Pianoforte January 10, 2014
     As part of the Valspar 2014 Color Outlook unveiling, Valspar is hosting a series of activations on the Valspar Paint Facebook page, providing Valspar fans unique access to colors and personal color tips and advice from the Valspar trend palette…

  • California Judge Ups Lead Paint Verdict to $1.15B

    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor January 10, 2014
    According to reports from the AP, a California judge has increased by $50 million the amount that paint makers will have to pay into a fund to remove lead paint from homes across the state. Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge James P. Kleinberg&…

  • BASF Launches New Cationic Powder Flocculant Range with Zetag ULTRA

    Kerry PIanoforte, Edito r January 10, 2014
    BASF is globally launching a new ultra-high molecular weight cationic powder flocculant range with Zetag ULTRA for solid/liquid separation in industrial and municipal waste water treatment. Zetag ULTRA has been developed combining BASF’s lon…

  • Phoseon Technology Displays UV LED Curing Solutions at IMI Asia

    Kerry Lombardo, Editor January 10, 2014
     Phoseon Technology continues its expansion in the Asia Pacific region by participating at the upcoming Industrial Digital Showcase Asia (IMI) in Hong Kong. Phoseon plans to feature the latest UV LED curing systems on the market to help support…

  • Axalta Coating Systems Releases 2013 Color Popularity Report

    Axalta Coating Systems Releases 2013 Color Popularity Report

    January 10, 2014
    Axalta Coating Systems has published its annual automotive color popularity report for 2013. The report, produced since 1953, is the most comprehensive in the industry as regional automotive market color preferences are continuously tracked, the comp…

  • PPG Architectural Coatings Launches Manor Hall Interior Paint

    January 9, 2014
    PPG Architectural Finishes, Inc. has launched a reformulated, Manor Hall interior super premium latex paint. Manor Hall is resistant to household stains through the combination of resin and proprietary formulation. These 100 percent acrylic latex p…

  • GlyEco Appoints 20-Year Glycol Recycling Veteran as COO

    January 9, 2014
    Sustainable glycol technologies leader GlyEco, Inc. (OTCQB:GLYE) ("GlyEco" or the "Company") appointed its SVP Sales, Mergers and Acquisitions, Todd Smith, as its new chief operating officer. Mr. Smith brings more than 20 ye…

  • AkzoNobe Releases Financial Update

    January 9, 2014
    AkzoNobel reported recently reported that trading into the fourth quarter of 2013 has continued to be in line with previous trends, and the economic environment continued to be challenging. As previously indicated, AkzoNobel’s full year 2013 op…

  • PPG Architectural Coatings Launches Manor Hall Interior Paint

    January 9, 2014
    PPG Architectural Finishes, Inc. has launched a reformulated, Manor Hall interior super premium latex paint. Manor Hall is resistant to household stains through the combination of resin and proprietary formulation. These 100 percent acrylic latex pa…

  • Evonik to Open New Facilities and Production Sites

    January 9, 2014
    Evonik Industries has announced plans to start up new facilities and production capacities, representing an investment volume of close to €1 billion, in high-growth emerging markets in 2014. "By the end of the coming year, we will have impl…

  • OSHA To Hold Live Web Chat on its Proposed Silica Rule

    January 9, 2014
    OSHA To Hold Live Web Chat on its Proposed Silica Rule The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration will host a live Web chat to discuss the agency’s proposed rule on occupational exposure to respirable cr…

  • Registration for 2014 Waterborne Symposium

    January 9, 2014
    PROGRAM DETAILS: Full program details (including abstracts and speakers bio’s) are now available. Registration for the 2014 Waterborne, High-Solids and Powder Coatings Symposium is now open. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: People involved with technical a…

  • Global Economy Growing But May Leave Well-being Behind

    January 9, 2014
    In 2012, gross world product increased to just over $83 trillion, a 4.85 percent increase over 2011. On the surface, this metric supports the argument that the worst of the global recession is in the past; however, the economy continues a pattern of…

  • Sunin Machine Offers Dispersion Mixer

    Sunin Machine Offers Dispersion Mixer

    January 9, 2014
    Sunin Machine offers a dispersion mixer suitable for work in narrow spaces in laboratories, featuring a handy and practical design. The double-purpose mixing cup can be cooled and heated through a pipe connector according to different formulas. The i…