• Pigment Directory

    Pigment Directory

    December 11, 2013
    || Here is a look at the latest offerings from select pigment manufacturers. For more information on the products listed, please contact the company directly.

  • LEED v4 Launches at USGBC

    LEED v4 Launches at USGBC's Annual Greenbuild Conference

    December 11, 2013
    || 122 projects worldwide are already using the new LEED system.

  • Western Coatings Symposium Review

    Western Coatings Symposium Review

    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor December 11, 2013
    || The three-day event featured technical presentations, tabletop exhibits and panel discussions from experts in the paint and coatings industry.

  • Kansai Paint strategy for Africa
Stirs Region’s Major Markets

    Kansai Paint strategy for Africa Stirs Region’s Major Markets

    Shem Oirere, Africa Correspndent November 8, 2013
    ||  A plot developed by global Osaka-based paint maker Kansai Paint in 2010, to diversify geographically and also in terms of its products so as to mitigate the risk of too much dependence on the Asia market and the automobile sector, is slowly tur…

  • Exterior Architectural Coatings Market

    Exterior Architectural Coatings Market

    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor November 8, 2013
    || Improvements in the housing market will have a positive impact on the exterior architectural coatings market.

  • Adhesives and Sealants Market

    Adhesives and Sealants Market

    Bridget Klebaur, Associate Editor November 8, 2013
    || The adhesives and sealants market continues to recover from economic slump.

  • Black and White Pigments Update

    Black and White Pigments Update

    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor October 24, 2013
    || Carbon black and titanium dioxide pigments manufacturers share the latest products and company news.

  • Anatomy of Axalta’s Rebrand

    Anatomy of Axalta’s Rebrand

    October 24, 2013
    || After the Carlyle Group acquired DuPont Performance Coatings for $4.9 billion last year, the company was renamed Axalta Coating Systems. Coatings World recently had the opportunity to talk about the rebranding process with Michael Crickenberger, vice president of marketing, corporate affairs and planning at Axalta Coatings Systems.

  • Profile on Taiho Paint

    Profile on Taiho Paint

    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor October 24, 2013
    || With a focus on environmental responsibility and developing quality products and professional service, Taiho Paint continues to be a market leader in China.

  • Investments in China

    Investments in China

    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor October 24, 2013
    || Paint and coatings companies and their suppliers continue to invest in China.

  • China: Will It Survive The Global Downturn?

    China: Will It Survive The Global Downturn?

    Dan Watson, Contributing Write October 24, 2013
    || China is currently the world’s second-largest economy, largest merchandise exporter, second-largest merchandise importer, second-largest destination of foreign direct investment (FDI), largest manufacturer, and largest holder of foreign exchange reserves.

  • TiO2 Solar Cell Efficiency Rises

    TiO2 Solar Cell Efficiency Rises

    Charles Thurston, Contributing Writer October 24, 2013
    || Paint-on solar cells are coming closer to reality every year.

  • Additives Directory

    Additives Directory

    October 24, 2013
    || Here is a look at the latest offerings from select additives suppliers. For more information on the products listed, please contact the company directly.

  • CHINACOAT2013 Preview

    CHINACOAT2013 Preview

    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor October 24, 2013
    || From November 20-22 the Shanghai New International Expo Center will host CHINACOAT2013, the main attraction for raw material and equipment suppliers looking to benefit from China’s growing paint and coatings industry.

  • The Auto Refinish Market

    The Auto Refinish Market

    Bridget Klebaur, Associate Editor October 23, 2013
    || The auto refinish market continues to struggle, although there are some bright spots.