Tim Wright September 1, 2009 CAS-MI Laboratories, an independent laboratory and product formulation facility, has formed an alliance with Chemical Dynamics, LLC, a coatings consulting firm that also specializes in formulation development.
Tim Wright September 1, 2009 The PPG Industries Foundation has donated $5,000 to The University of Akron to support development of the U.S.'s first undergraduate program focused on corrosion engineering.
Tim Wright August 27, 2009 Tikkurila has strengthened its position in the South Eastern European paint market by acquiring the 50% stake of the Slovenian JUB in the trading company Tikkurila JUB Romania SRL.
Tim Wright August 25, 2009 The Powder Coating Institute (PCI) and NACE International, The Corrosion Society (NACE), will be partnering to produce The North American Industrial Coating Show at the Indianapolis Convention Center, October 27-29, 2010.
Tim Wright August 25, 2009 Ecology Coatings, Inc. has signed a collaboration agreement with a major tobacco company for the application of its technology for producing "fire standard compliant" (FSC) cigarettes.
Tim Wright August 11, 2009 PPG Industries can help metal roof manufacturers expedite registration of their cool roof coating colors with the Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC) and the Energy Star Cool Roof program, enabling them to promote tax credits and meet "green" building criteri
Tim Wright August 10, 2009 International Paint LLC, an AkzoNobel company, has announced that its specialty linings and coatings brand, Ceilcote, is available to protective coatings customers throughout Europe, Asia and the Netherlands.
Tim Wright August 7, 2009 As big as nine football fields, the world's biggest Mercedes-Benz branch, Emirates Motor Company (EMC) in Abu Dhabi, has recently started using Glasurit refinishes and Profit-Manager PRO, a BASF Coatings color matching and identification software.
Tim Wright August 4, 2009 Luiz Vieira (EMD Chemicals Inc.) and Dan Van Kampen (FlintGroup Pigments) were elected to two-year terms as chairman and vice chairman, respectively, of the Color Pigments Manufacturers Association, Inc. (CPMA), at the June 16, 2009 annual meeting of the