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  • Suppliers Corner

    Almatis offers

    Almatis offers fine precipitated hydrates, alumina trihydrate (ATH), which are environmentally friendly flame retardants. ATH provide a non-toxic alternative to halogen-based products by working to retard fire by decomposing endothermically, releasin…
    11.19.07

  • Suppliers Corner

    EIT introduces

    EIT has launched UV Power Puck Flash, a self-contained, electro-optic radiometer designed for use with pulsed type UV curing systems. The instrument features fast advanced electronics capable of accommodating the rapid rise and fall times of the puls…
    11.19.07

  • Pigments | Suppliers Corner

    Ciba expands xymara

    Ciba has launched a series of ten color pigments for plastics to extend its Xymara range. The new range features bronze, gold and copper tones, as well as other shades including deep brown, berry tones, iridescent blue green and electric aqua green.…
    11.19.07

  • Suppliers Corner

    Atlas Offers New Advanced

    Atlas Material Testing Technology has added an enhanced digital control system to its Ci3000+ Weather-Ometer and Fade-Ometer. One of the most notable changes is a modern, full color TFT touch screen display with intuitive icons for easier inter…
    11.19.07

  • Suppliers Corner

    Ross Offers new model of

    Charles Ross and Son recently introduced a new model of its double planetary mixer (DPM), which is available in sizes ranging from 1/2 pint to 750 gallon working capacity. The DPM can be used for vacuum mixing of high viscosity materials up to 8 mill…
    11.19.07

  • Suppliers Corner

    Ross Offers new model of

    Charles Ross and Son recently introduced a new model of its double planetary mixer (DPM), which is available in sizes ranging from 1/2 pint to 750 gallon working capacity. The DPM can be used for vacuum mixing of high viscosity materials up to 8 mill…
    11.19.07

  • Solvents | Suppliers Corner

    Cognis offers Sovermol 815 "green" polyol

    Cognis has launched Sovermol 815 branched polyether/polyester to meet the demands of solvent-free polyurethane systems for industrial floor coatings. Sovermol bio-based polyols are free from solvents and VOCs. Sovermol 815 combines good technological…
    11.19.07

  • Suppliers Corner

    Wacker offers Elastosil

    Wacker offers Elastosil improved silicone sealants Wacker has developed three novel silicone sealants, Elastosil 7000 N, Elastosil 8000 N and Elastosil 9000 N, to supplement its existing construction sealants range for window construction, door s…
    11.19.07

  • Automotive Coatings | Pigments | Suppliers Corner

    Ciba introduces xymara fireball effect pigment

    Ciba introduces xymara fireball effect pigment Ciba has launched Xymara Fireball, a versatile “color-travel” effect pigment. Ciba Xymara Fireball combines unique effects and shade depth with excellent technical properties, according to t…
    11.19.07

  • Suppliers Corner

    Eliokem introduces Pliotec CR30

    Eliokem introduces Pliotec CR30 for low VoC formulations Eliokem has introduced Pliotec CR30 resin to aid in low VOC formulations. This acrylic latex was designed specifically for high performance low VOC (below 50 g/l) garage floor coatings and…
    11.19.07

  • Suppliers Corner

    Brookfield updates dv-11+pro viscometer

    Brookfield updates dv-11+pro viscometer Brookfield Engineering has recently launched the newly redesigned DV-II+Pro Viscometer. It features bi-directional communication when used with a dedi…
    11.19.07

  • Industry News

    Evonik breaks ground on MMA plant

    Evonik Industries, whose chemicals business area was formerly known as Degussa, recently held the groundbreaking ceremony for the new integrated production plant for the manufacture of methyl methacrylates (MMA) and methacrylate specialties in the Sh…
    11.19.07

  • Industry News

    Cray Valley Opens

    Cray Valley has opened a 900-square foot hydrocarbon resins lab at its existing Exton, PA facility. The new lab enables the company to increase product research, raw material evaluation and new product development. In addition to the lab space,…
    11.19.07

  • Architectural Coatings | Industry News

    Celanese Dedicates New

    Celanese has dedicated its 10th global polymer emulsion facility in Nanjing, China, as part of the inaugural celebration of its integrated chemical complex. The new plant will provide customers throughout Asia with high-performance, environmentally f…
    11.19.07

  • Industry News

    American Coatings Show to

    The National Paint and Coatings Association (NPCA) has partnered with Vincentz Network, creator of the European Coatings Show (ECS), to create the American Coatings Show (ACS) and Conference. The new event, themed “To the Next Level,” wil…
    11.19.07

  • Breaking News

    Rohm and Haas Polska opens a warehouse near Warsaw

    Rohm and Haas Polska opens a warehouse near Warsaw
    Tim Wright 11.12.07

  • Breaking News

    3M completes acquisition of Bondo Corp.

    3M completes acquisition of Bondo Corp.
    Tim Wright 11.12.07

  • Breaking News | Industrial Coatings

    SSCP Co. Ltd., Korea takes over SCHRAMM Coatings GmbH

    SSCP Co. Ltd., Korea takes over SCHRAMM Coatings GmbH
    Tim Wright 11.09.07

  • Breaking News

    PPG lifts capacity of factory in China's Tianjin

    PPG lifts capacity of factory in China's Tianjin
    Tim Wright 11.07.07

  • Breaking News

    Akzo Nobel shareholders approve acquisition of ICI

    Akzo Nobel shareholders approve acquisition of ICI
    Tim Wright 11.07.07