• Hydrite Chemical Co. launches new website

    January 17, 2011
    || Hydrite Chemical Co. has launched their improved and updated website - www.hydrite.com. The site offers a fresh new design and details of their updated industrial cleaning, sanitizing, ingredient, foam control and bulk chemical offerings. “We i…

  • Rhodia acquires Feixiang Chemicals

    January 17, 2011
    || Specialty chemical producer Rhodia has completed the acquisition of Feixiang Chemicals after receiving approval of the Chinese authorities. Located in Zhangjiagang near Shanghai, Feixiang Chemicals is China’s leading producer of amines and surf…

  • Cognis offers two new FoamStar defoamers

    January 17, 2011
    || To help meet consumers’ demands for green and high-performance premium flat paints, Cognis has launched two new defoamers: FoamStar EF 20 and FoamStar EF 22. The two new defoamers represent a breakthrough in defoaming efficiency with very low V…

  • Cytec introduces UV curable PUD for wood and plastic

    January 17, 2011
    || Cytec Industries Inc. has launched Ucecoat 7710, an innovative new aliphatic UV-PUD resin for high gloss mirror effect. Due to this characteristic, this  material opens new possibilities for clear topcoats on wood furniture and plastic substrate…

  • Silberline introduces APL-12243 inhibited aluminum pigment

    January 17, 2011
    || Silberline has launched APL-12243 inhibited aluminum pigment designed specifically for use in waterborne attic barrier coatings. This innovative and cost effective product has been created to maximize the radiant barrier properties of coatings applie…

  • Songwon launches new additive formulations

    January 17, 2011
    || Songwon, an additives supplier to the polymer industry, has developed a new and innovative range of high heat, low color distortation, and low emission additive formulations for thermoplastics which deliver significant benefits to compounders, molder…

  • Zinsser Bondz Maximum Adhesion Primer

    January 17, 2011
    || Rust-Oleum Corporation has launched Zinsser Bondz Maximum Adhesion Primer, specifically formulated to bond any topcoat to difficult to paint surfaces. The fast drying urethane modified acrylic formula provides adhesion to hard, dense interior and ext…

  • Spies Hecker presents Permahyd Silver Star base coat for fine metallic finishes

    January 17, 2011
    || Spies Hecker presented a new innovative solution for the painting of rims and add-on parts, new Spies Hecker Permahyd Silver Star base coat for fine metallic finishes. New Spies Hecker Permahyd Silver Star base coat contains extra-fine effect pigment…

  • Bluestar Silicones presents a new generation of silicone coatings for airbags

    January 17, 2011
    || Bluestar Silicones has launched a new generation of silicone products, which bring new functionalities and advantages to textile coaters and cushion designers: a better compatibility with various substrates (emerging new fibers and new manufacturing…

  • Keva Industries introduces Keva Energy Saving Paint based on acrylic coating

    January 17, 2011
    || Keva Industries has developed Keva Energy Saving Paint, an innovative energy solution insulative paint which utilizes the very latest ceramic micro-spheres almost similar to that used by NASA (USA) for use on the space shuttle tiles. It is an elastom…

  • Mar-Bal, Inc. introduces Thermital composite solution with PVD finishing technology

    January 17, 2011
    || Mar-Bal, Inc., has introduced Thermital, a thermoset composite combined with a PVD finishing technology. With repeatable textures, Thermital offers customizable colors of steel and unlimited glosses. Stainless steel, chrome and brass are some example…

  • Valspar Launches Low VOC Automotive Coating System

    January 17, 2011
    || The Valspar Corporation is expanding their automotive refinish product platform to include a comprehensive line—from primer to clear coat—of low VOC solvent-based paint products that meet the most current U.S. standards for low VOCs, incl…

  • Aremco introduces Quartz-Coat 845-Green high temperature coating for halogens

    January 17, 2011
    || Quartz-Coat 845-Green, a new high temperature, opaque, green-top coating developed by Aremco Products, Inc., is now used to reduce glare in halogen lamps used in the automotive, dental, aircraft, stadium and fire safety industries, for applications t…

  • DuPont launches standoblue waterborne basecoat

    January 17, 2011
    || Standox has introduced Standoblue waterborne basecoat, a premium waterborne paint that helps meet strict environmental guidelines, represents the highest standards of quality and offers the advantages of a continuous application process. Using a cont…

  • Buhler Acquires Draiswerke, Inc.

    January 12, 2011
    || Strengthens North American presence.