• Valspar Awarded Top Metal Construction Award

    October 16, 2013
    The Valspar Corporation has been named the Metal Construction Association's Chairman's Award recipient for Overall Excellence in its participation with the Central Arizona College, Maricopa Campus project. The award, presented at METALCON Int…

  • Resinate Materials Group Adds Executive Vice President of R&D

    October 16, 2013
    Resinate Materials Group, Inc. has appointed Rick Tabor executive Vice President of R&D and technical development. He will report directly to  Brian Phillips, CEO.  In his new position Tabor will be responsible for driving strategic ini…

  • PPG Launches AUE-370YL

    October 16, 2013
    PPG Industries' commercial coatings group has launched AUE-370YL, a key addition to its family of CPC/LIC (Commercial Performance Coatings/Light Industrial Coatings) high-hiding yellow resin bases. AUE-370YL is a yellow tint base intended to prov…

  • Resinate Materials Group Adds Executive Vice President of R&D

    October 16, 2013
    Resinate Materials Group, Inc. has appointed Rick Tabor executive Vice President of R&D and technical development. He will report directly to  Brian Phillips, CEO.  In his new position Tabor will be responsible for driving strategic ini…

  • Allnex Unveils UCECOAT 7210 Waterborne UV Resin to Produce Super Hardcoats

    October 16, 2013
    Allnex recently introduced new UCECOAT 7210 waterborne UV resin. This product offers a wide blending range with Allnex's UCECOAT 7200 waterborne UV resin to produce super hardcoats with tailor-made flexibility, according to the company. Formulat…

  • Anasys Instruments Unveils the NanoIR2

    October 16, 2013
    Anasys Instruments is proud to announce the nanoIR2, a second generation AFM based IR spectroscopy (AFM-IR) platform. A key breakthrough is the ability of the nanoIR2 to operate with top-side illumination, eliminating the prior need to prepare sample…

  • The Center for Green Schools at USGBC Announces 2013 Greenest School on Earth Recipients

    October 16, 2013
    At the World Green Building Council (WGBC) Annual Congress, the Center for Green Schools (Center) at the U.S. Green Building Council officially announced the 2013 Greenest Schools on Earth. The recipient schools were Sing Yin Secondary School in Hong…

  • New Technical Information TI 1280

    October 16, 2013
    A new technical brochure that explores the benefits and performance properties of NEROX® 505 and 605 Carbon Black pigments for industrial coatings is now available for download from Orion Engineered Carbons. NEROX 505 and NEROX 605 pigments are…

  • Allnex Unveils UCECOAT 7210 Waterborne UV Resin to Produce Super Hardcoats

    October 16, 2013
    Allnex recently introduced new UCECOAT 7210 waterborne UV resin. This product offers a wide blending range with Allnex's UCECOAT 7200 waterborne UV resin to produce super hardcoats with tailor-made flexibility, according to the company. Formulat…

  • New Fluoropolymer Helps Paper Products Repel Water and Grease While Improving Processing

    October 16, 2013
    AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. has added AG-E070 to its line of AsahiGuard E-SERIES fluoropolymers for sizing in paper, paperboard and pulpvmolding applications. AsahiGuard AG-E070 imparts outstanding oil, grease and watervresistance in paper products w…

  • PPG Launches AUE-370YL

    October 16, 2013
    PPG Industries' commercial coatings group has launched AUE-370YL, a key addition to its family of CPC/LIC (Commercial Performance Coatings/Light Industrial Coatings) high-hiding yellow resin bases. AUE-370YL is a yellow tint base intended to prov…

  • Archway Sales, Inc. Opens Two New Warehouses

    October 15, 2013
    Archway Sales has opened two new warehouses.  The warehouses are located in Los Angeles, California and St. Paul, Minnesota.  The new warehouses allow Archway to meet the service needs of its customers.  These needs include next day de…

  • Fergesen Design - Adhesives, Inks & Coatings Manufacturer Moves to LA

    October 15, 2013
    Fergesen Design Co. has moved its headquarters from New Jersey to sunny California. They are proud to introduce to the US market their abrasion resistant coating, product number FDX 1115 for plastic and paper applications such as solar panels, window…

  • Ole Kristian Fureid from Norway wins the R-M International Best Painter Contest 2013

    October 15, 2013
    Ole Kristian Fureid from Norway is the winner of the international final of the Best Painter Contest of BASF’s automotive refinish brand R-M. Elvis Husic from Slovenia gained second place in front of Steve Poiret from Belgium.   …

  • BASF Starts Up New Test Line for Ultramid Packaging Films

    October 15, 2013
    At its Ludwigshafen site, BASF has started up a tailor-made polyamide coextrusion line for packaging and technical films. With the collaboration of customers from the film industry, the line will be used to develop new applications for Ultramid polya…