Raw Materials & Equipment


  • Adhesives and Sealants | Suppliers Corner

    ISP launches "greener" biocides

    ISP Performance Chemicals has launched a new series of “greener” biocides offered under the Nuosept trade name that function as broad spectrum protection products for water-based industrial formulations, such as coatings and adhesives. Nu…
    02.08.10

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    Dow Coatings Materials offers primal hg-1000

    Dow Coating Materials offers Primal HG-1000 based on Hydrotech technology. Hydrotech technology can enable the formulation of paint that can exhibit less cracking and better overall durability. Coatings made using the new Primal HG-1000 binder are ex…
    02.08.10

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    Hockmeyer Granted 5th Patent on Immersion Milling

    Hockmeyer Equipment has received notice that it’s fifth patent covering immersion mill enhancement has been granted by the U.S. government. Patent Number 7,559,493 covers the deterrence of wear at a bearing construct in a basket media mill. The…
    02.08.10

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    Netzsch's zeta RS bead mill available for U.S. testing

    Netzsch Fine Particle Technology’s latest Zeta RS stirred media mill is now installed in its Exton, PA-based technical laboratory and is available for testing. The updated Zeta RS is equipped with an advanced media separation system and improve…
    02.08.10

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    Arkema offers New Rilsan grades for Outdoor Furniture

    Arkema has consolidated its Rilsan powder product range with new grades specifically adapted to the coating of outdoor furniture, so as to respond to stricter requirements in coastal areas, or in regions with extreme weather conditions. Arkema has de…
    02.08.10

  • Solvents | Suppliers Corner

    Cognis launches Dehydran 2293 defoamer

    Cognis has launched Dehydran 2293, a new highly efficient defoamer that is VOC-free for mid-range to high-end paint formulations. Dehydran 2293 is a universal and easy to handle defoamer that is suitable for both architectural and industrial paint an…
    01.11.10

  • Pigments | Suppliers Corner | Wood Coatings

    Cytec launches Tannin Blocking emulsion for wood coatings

    Cytec Industries Inc. has launched Duroxyn VEF 2406 barrier primer and Duroxyn EF 2107 liquid coating resins. These products represent a new technology for effective tannin blocking coatings without the use of reactive pigments. These resins provide…
    01.11.10

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    Celanese Emulsions introduces Mowilith LDM 1865

    Celanese Emulsion Polymers has introduced Mowilith LDM 1865, a new vinyl acetate/ethylene (VAE) emulsion designed for low VOC, exterior masonry facade  paint and plasters. Mowilith LDM 1865 is designed to offer a low VOC alternative for exterior…
    01.11.10

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    Dow Corning offers 55N Additive

    Dow Corning has introduced Dow Corning 55N Additive, a performance-enhancing additive that brings excellent abrasion resistance, leveling and slip to clear and pigmented paints, coatings and inks without generating excessive foam or compromising the…
    01.11.10

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    Atlas Offers Fluorescent Weathering Device

    Atlas has launched a new fluorescent, UV testing device for accelerated weathering. The Atlas UVTest has been designed for economical weathering testing, offering easy to use features including touch screen operation and control, pre-programmed and c…
    01.11.10

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    Advanced polymer introduces API-278 Stain Blocking polish

    Advanced Polymer, Inc. has introduced API-278 stain blocking polish. API-278 is a water-based hybrid resin system that provides deep penetrating, high gloss, stain resistant finish for new densified concrete surfaces, according to the company. API-27…
    01.11.10

  • Pigments | Suppliers Corner

    Sun Chemical Introduces Polymer Encapsulated Aluminum Pigments

    Sun Chemical Performance Pigments launched its line of new Polymer Encapsulated Aluminum Pigments into the Chinese market for use in consumer electronics, automotive trim and other single coat applications that require a high level of acid and base r…
    01.11.10

  • Pigments | Suppliers Corner

    Silberline introduces SILBERCOTE AQ STAR

    Silberline’s new Silbercoate AQ Star inhibited aluminum pigments are designed for use in automotive OEM and refinish waterborne coatings systems. Silica is deposited onto the surface of the aluminum flake producing a family of pigments with gas…
    01.11.10

  • Pigments | Production Equipment | Suppliers Corner

    Union Process flexible design SD-50 Attritor

    Union Process, a manufacturer of size reduction and dispersing equipment, has produced a new batch-type attritor that offers multiple benefits to the customer by allowing wet or dry grinding and the interchangeability of different tank sizes on one m…
    06.16.09

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    Cytec launches energy

    Cytec launches energy curable epoxides Cytec Industries has launched UVACURE curing resins 1500 and 1550. This family of products is designed for energy curable applications where low shrinkage upon curing is critical for adhesion to difficult subs…
    06.16.09

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    Eliokem introduces

    Eliokem introduces Pliotec CR30 Eliokem has introduced Pliotec CR30 acrylic copolymer designed specifically for high performance less than 50 g/L VOC garage floor coatings. Pliotec CR 30 allows the formulation of freeze/thaw stable coatings. This r…
    06.16.09

  • Automotive Coatings | Solvents | Suppliers Corner

    BYK-Chemie offers

    BYK-Chemie offers polyester-modified silicone BYK-Chemie has launched BYK-313 polyester-modified silicone for use is solventborne systems. BYK-313 is free of HAPs and aromatic solvents. The additive shows a strong reduction of surface tension, high…
    06.16.09

  • Additives | Suppliers Corner

    ISP launches three new

    ISP launches three new wood protection products International Specialty Products (ISP) has launched three new products to its SunCare Lignin Protection line. These UV protection products stabilize the primary lignin in the wood, representing a firs…
    06.16.09

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    Dow releases Ecosurf eh

    Dow releases Ecosurf eh specialty surfactant brochure The Dow Polyglycols and Surfactants business has introduced a new brochure to complement the recent introduction of the Ecosurf EH specialty surfactants line. Ecosurf EF non-ionic surfactants p…
    06.16.09

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    Shepherd Color launches Black

    Shepherd Color Company has introduced a new chromium-free, high-temperature, FDA approved pigment, Black 20F944. Jet black in color, Black 20F944 is made with a non-chromium formulation and is generally used in demanding high-temperature applications…
    05.12.09