Tim WrightMarch 10, 2011 || Coatings World caught up with former DuPont head Chad Holliday and discussed issues ranging from corporate environmental responsibility, sustainability, climate change and the American Energy Innovation Council.
Kerry PianoforteMarch 10, 2011 || Coatings World recently spoke with a number of surfactant suppliers to the coatings industry regarding the state of the market. Among the topics discussed were raw material costs, “green” chemistry and opportunities for growth.
Kerry PianoforteFebruary 8, 2011 || Fueled by an increased interest in the DIY segment, as well as the development of higher performance waterborne formulations, the wood coatings market has shown some tentative signs of recovery.
Kerry PianoforteJanuary 17, 2011 || The pigments market is showing some tentative signs of recovery from the downturn it experienced over the last few years. Pigments manufacturers expressed cautious optimism that as the effects of the economic recession begin to recede, the pigments market will also continue to improve.
Kerry PianoforteNovember 1, 2010 || The adhesives and sealants market has rebounded somewhat this year, but all indications are that it will take several more years before it gains the levels seen before the recession.