• Polypropylene Carbonate Paint

    March 25, 2014
    U.S. 8,598,253 B2 SK Innovation has been granted a patent for a paint composition comprised of a polypropylene carbonate resin as a main component, a cross-linking agent and a hardening catalyst, wherein the polypropylene carbonate resin has a weight…

  • Jotun Patents Antifouling Coatings

    March 25, 2014
    U.S. 8,575,231 B2 Jotun patents has obtained a patent for a marine antifouling coating composition comprised of at least one hydrolyzable polyoxalate and at least one compound that prevents the settlement of marine organisms on a surface and/or preve…

  • Sun Chemical Patents Latex Paint for Improved Fade Resistance

    March 25, 2014
    U.S. 8,575,243 B2 Sun Chemical Company has received a patent for a paint comprised of a latex base, that is comprised of water, organic pigment and not less than about 0.2 w/w percent of a solution resin solid dissolved in the water.…

  • Kansai Patents Aqueous Two-Package Clear Coating

    March 25, 2014
    U.S. 8,563,636 B2 Kansai Paint has been granted an aqueous two-package type clear coating composition comprised of (A) an aqueous dispersion of a hydroxyl group- and acid group-containing acrylic resin having a hydroxyl value of 30 to 200 mg KOH/g, a…

  • Aqueous Coating

    March 25, 2014
    U.S. 8,569,413 B2 Three Bond Co., Ltd. has been granted a patent for an aqueous coating composition comprised of the following components (A) and (B) as main components, wherein 35 to 80 parts by mass of water is contained based on 100 parts by mass…

  • Polyurethane Aqueous Golf Ball Paint

    March 25, 2014
    U.S. 8,563,639 B2 SRI Sports Limited and Shinto Paint Co. have been granted a patent for a painted golf ball comprised of a golf ball body and a paint film formed on the golf ball body, wherein the paint film is formed from a curing type polyurethane…

  • Aqueous Antifouling Coatings

    March 2, 2014
    U.S. 8,545,615 B2 Seawax Marine Coatings has obtained a patent for a formulation of an antifouling coating for application to submerged substrates comprised of at least 30 percent by weight of water, relative to the total weight of the formulation, a…

  • Japan Companies Patent Coating Composition

    March 2, 2014
    US 8,552,102 B2 Shionogi & Co., Ltd., Nisshin Kasei Co., Ltd. and Daido Chemical Corp. have received a patent for an aqueous coating solution comprised of a copolymer consisting of a partially hydrolyzed polyvinyl alcohol having an average polyme…

  • Dow Global Technologies Patents Coating

    March 2, 2014
    U.S. 8,546,477 B2 Dow Global Technologies has received a patent for a process for producing a coating composition comprised of the steps of providing 10 to 55 percent by weight of an ethylene based copolymer composition comprise of an ethylene-olefin…

  • Arkema Patents Co-Dispersion Agent

    March 2, 2014
    U.S. 8,545,617 B2 Arkema France has been granted a patent for a pigment concentrate comprised of at least one amine selected from: N-(1-methylpropyl)-N-(2-hydroxyethyl)amine; N-(1,3-dimethylbutyl)-N-(2-hydroxyethyl)amine; N-(1-ethyl-3-methylpentyl)-N…

  • Guardian Industries Patents Titanium Dioxide Coatings

    March 2, 2014
    U.S. 8,545,899 B2 Guardian Industries Corp. has been awarded a patent for a method of forming an anatase titanium dioxide coating having a roughened surface on a substrate comprised of preparing a TiO2 sol-gel composition; adding colloidal silica par…

  • Reactive Surfaces Expands Patent Protection in the Middle East

    March 2, 2014
    Reactive Surfaces has been granted an Israeli patent covering adhesives functionalized with enzymatic additives.  The adhesives are capable of detoxifying organophosphorus nerve weapons and pesticides.  It has also been granted an Israeli p…

  • BASF Patents Aqueous Dispersions of Water-Soluble Anionic Polymers

    January 14, 2014
    U.S. 8,540,974 B2 BASF has been granted a patent for an aqueous dispersion comprised of water-soluble and/or water-swellable anionic polymers of ethylenically unsaturated, anionic monomers; an aqueous medium; and a stabilizer comprised of (a) at leas…

  • Polyurethane Coatings with Improved Adhesion

    January 14, 2014
    U.S. 8,541,059 B2 PRC-DeSoto International has obtained a patent for a polyurethane coating composition comprised of (a) an isocyanate component comprised of 70 to 99 weight percent of an aliphatic isocyanate, wherein the aliphatic isocyanate is comp…

  • Temperature Controlled Variable Reflectivity Coatings

    January 14, 2014
    U.S. 8,541,094 B2 Empire Technology Development has received a patent for a coated substrate comprised of a substrate and a coating on the substrate, the coating is configured to change between a relatively higher reflectivity state and a relatively…