• High-reflectivity coating from

    April 15, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,244,506 B2 Valspar Sourcing, Inc. has been granted a patent for a coated substrate article comprised of a substrate coated with a coating composition, wherein the coating composition comprises a binder comprising a polyester resin…

  • Bayer material science patents Aqueous binder dispersions

    April 15, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,232,860 B2 Bayer Material Science AG has obtained a patent for an aqueous binder dispersion comprised of at least one copolymer (P) containing carboxylic acid and/or carboxylate groups, the copolymer (P) containing structural uni…

  • U.S. army patents

    April 15, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,244,500 B2 The U.S. as represented by the Secretary of the Army, Washington, D.C. has been granted a patent for an active coating comprised of a plurality of layers arranged in a stack and overlying a substrate, the stack of layers…

  • Yung Chi paint and varnish

    April 15, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,247,668 B2 Yung Chi Paint and Varnish Mfg. Co., Ltd. has received a patent for a curable coating composition capable of forming an embossment-like texture, comprised of a polyester; a curing agent for curing the polyester; a compos…

  • Tronox patents zirconia-

    April 15, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,238,231 B1 Tronox LLC has obtained a patent for a process for manufacturing zirconia-treated titanium dioxide, comprised of the steps of (a) forming a mixture comprised of a titanium dioxide material in water; (b) wet milling the m…

  • Nippon patents latex polymer for paint

    March 14, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,220,797 B2 Nippon A&L Inc. has obtained a patent for a method for producing a copolymer latex for chip-resistant aqueous paint. The method is comprised of emulsion-polymerizing 20-80 parts by weight of a conjugated diene as a m…

  • Ambient-cured flexible

    March 14, 2008
    Lord Corporation has received a patent for an ambient temperature curable coating composition in a mixture of two-parts providing a non-volatiles content of from 4-25% by weight, and comprised of a part A which is comprised of an organic solvent and…

  • BASF Patents

    March 14, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,220,811 B2 BASF Corporation has received a patent for an acrylic composition comprised of the reaction product of an acrylic polymer comprised of the reaction product of a functionalized monomer; a first compound reactive with the…

  • ROHM and Haas

    March 14, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,230,060 B2 Rohm and Haas Co. has been granted a patent for a coating composition comprised of a multi-stage emulsion polymer that is both radiation curable and removable and includes carboxylic functional groups in the coating that…

  • Coating composition

    March 14, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,232,479 B2 Dacral of Creil, France has obtained a patent for a coating composition for a metal substrate having a free outer surface, formed by a layer of zinc or of a zinc-based alloy, wherein the coating composition is comprised…

  • Merck patents Iridescent

    March 14, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,241,503 B2 Merck Patent GmbH has obtained a patent for an iridescent pigment comprised of a platelet…

  • Rohm and Haas patents traffic paint

    February 19, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,235,595 B2 Rohm and Haas has been granted a patent for an aqueous traffic paint comprised of hard-soft polymer particles comprised of pendant acid-functional groups; wherein each of the hard-soft polymer particles comprise, based o…

  • JDS Uniphase patents

    February 19, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,235,300 B2 JDS Uniphase Corp. has been granted a patent for a plurality of color shifting pigment flakes, each flake is comprised of a first titanium nitride absorber layer; a dielectric layer on the first titanium nitride absorber…

  • Radiation-curable adhesive

    February 19, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,238,732 B2 Eastman Chemical has been granted a patent for a radiation-curable adhesive composition comprised of at least one tackifier resin and at least one radiation-curable composition wherein the tackifier resin comprises monom…

  • Effect pigments based

    February 19, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,226,503 B2 Merck Patent GmbH has obtained a patent for an effect pigment comprised of a glass flake with a thickness of <1.0 μm coated with one or more layers and the softening point of the glass flake being >800°C…