• BASF Coatings named General Motors Supplier of the Year

    Tim Wright June 30, 2009
    BASF Coatings has recieved a General Motors' Supplier of the Year Award for 2008.

  • DuPont launches new products to serve auto industry

    Tim Wright June 30, 2009
    DuPont's Coatings & Color Technologies (C&CT) business unit serves one of today's most dynamic and volatile industries—the automotive segment.

  • BASF Refinish launches Foose-related web content

    Tim Wright June 24, 2009
    BASF Automotive Refinish Coatings North America has enhanced its web site, www.basfrefinish.com, with a new section devoted to Chip Foose and the signature line of “Foose Colors” he developed with BASF.

  • "Green" roofing systems come to Chicago

    Tim Wright June 24, 2009
    Hydro-Stop Premium Coat roof system has expanded into the Chicago market.

  • PPG earns recognition from John Deere

    Tim Wright June 24, 2009
    PPG Industries’ industrial coatings business has earned recognition as a “Partner-level” supplier for 2009 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program.

  • Union Process flexible design SD-50 Attritor

    June 16, 2009
    Union Process, a manufacturer of size reduction and dispersing equipment, has produced a new batch-type attritor that offers multiple benefits to the customer by allowing wet or dry grinding and the interchangeability of different tank sizes on one m…

  • Cytec launches energy

    June 16, 2009
    Cytec launches energy curable epoxides Cytec Industries has launched UVACURE curing resins 1500 and 1550. This family of products is designed for energy curable applications where low shrinkage upon curing is critical for adhesion to difficult subs…

  • Eliokem introduces

    June 16, 2009
    Eliokem introduces Pliotec CR30 Eliokem has introduced Pliotec CR30 acrylic copolymer designed specifically for high performance less than 50 g/L VOC garage floor coatings. Pliotec CR 30 allows the formulation of freeze/thaw stable coatings. This r…

  • BYK-Chemie offers

    June 16, 2009
    BYK-Chemie offers polyester-modified silicone BYK-Chemie has launched BYK-313 polyester-modified silicone for use is solventborne systems. BYK-313 is free of HAPs and aromatic solvents. The additive shows a strong reduction of surface tension, high…

  • ISP launches three new

    June 16, 2009
    ISP launches three new wood protection products International Specialty Products (ISP) has launched three new products to its SunCare Lignin Protection line. These UV protection products stabilize the primary lignin in the wood, representing a firs…

  • Dow releases Ecosurf eh

    June 16, 2009
    Dow releases Ecosurf eh specialty surfactant brochure The Dow Polyglycols and Surfactants business has introduced a new brochure to complement the recent introduction of the Ecosurf EH specialty surfactants line. Ecosurf EF non-ionic surfactants p…

  • Valspar opens auto color center in

    June 16, 2009
    Valspar has expanded its global automotive color operations by opening a color technology center in Shunde, China. Establishing a color technology center in this location enables Valspar to offer more service options to its automotive customers in As…

  • Ecology Coatings forms sheet coating development agreement

    June 16, 2009
    Ecology Coatings forms sheet coating development agreement Ecology Coatings, Inc. has signed an agreement with a customer for a production line using Ecology’s patented technology for UV cured coatings on five gallon metal containers made from…

  • DuPont realigns industrial coatings business in Americas

    June 16, 2009
    DuPont realigns industrial coatings business in Americas DuPont’s Industrial CoatingSolutions business in the Americas has been realigned to serve its customers better with a lean and responsive organization representing its total offering of l…

  • International Paint, Devoe High Performance Coatings launch integration project

    June 16, 2009
    International Paint, Devoe High Performance Coatings launch integration project AkzoNobel’s International Paint Protective Coatings and Devoe High Performance Coatings have launched a two-year integration effort designed to expand its position…