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
Tim Wright July 31, 2009 Bayer MaterialScience LLC was selected to receive a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to support development and testing of advanced composite technologies and resin infusion processes for larger, more efficient and more powerful 1.5
Architectural coatings are becoming increasingly robust as we move into the 21st century. Consumers demand that coatings be more stain repellent or easy-to-clean. To meet this demand, paint companies advertise highly cleanable,…