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    Clariant launches new

    Clariant launches new pigments for coatings Clariant has launched a number of new high performance pigments for industrial and automotive coatings. Hostaperm Red D2G 70 and Hostaperm Red D3G 70 are high performance red pigments based on diketopyrr…
    12.20.07

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    Elementis Specialties

    Elementis Specialties offers Rheolate CVS Elementis Specialties has introduced Rheolate CVS-1, -2, -3 color viscosity stabilizers for water-based paint and coatings. Rheolate CVS series are specifically developed to eliminate or minimize viscosit…
    12.20.07

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    Chemtura offers

    Chemtura offers Adiprene K Urethane System Chemtura Corp. has launched Adiprene K one-component urethane systems. The new Adiprene K range can provide processing advantages for applications ranging from abrasion-resistant elastomeric coatings to l…
    12.20.07

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    Nuplex resins launches

    Nuplex resins launches setaqua waterborne polymer Nuplex Resins has launched Setaqua waterborne polymer resin to the North American coatings market. The Setaqua product line consists of specialty acrylic dispersions, emulsions and alkyd emul…
    12.20.07

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    Reichhold introduces Beckosol AQ

    Reichhold has introduced Beckosol AQ line of alkyd latex, a new coatings resin technology. The Beckosol AQ line of products provides alkyd-like performance in a waterborne vehicle at zero VOCs. It provides formulated paint and coatings with performa…
    11.19.07

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    Rohm and Haas

    Rohm and Haas has launched TianBA 2000, a new generation flexible acrylic copolymer for the Chinese market. TianBa 2000 has broad applicability for use in cement-based and non-cement-based waterproof coatings, flexible plastering mortar for the…
    11.19.07

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    Almatis offers

    Almatis offers fine precipitated hydrates, alumina trihydrate (ATH), which are environmentally friendly flame retardants. ATH provide a non-toxic alternative to halogen-based products by working to retard fire by decomposing endothermically, releasin…
    11.19.07

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    EIT introduces

    EIT has launched UV Power Puck Flash, a self-contained, electro-optic radiometer designed for use with pulsed type UV curing systems. The instrument features fast advanced electronics capable of accommodating the rapid rise and fall times of the puls…
    11.19.07

  • Pigments | Raw material & Equipment

    Ciba expands xymara

    Ciba has launched a series of ten color pigments for plastics to extend its Xymara range. The new range features bronze, gold and copper tones, as well as other shades including deep brown, berry tones, iridescent blue green and electric aqua green.…
    11.19.07

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    Atlas Offers New Advanced

    Atlas Material Testing Technology has added an enhanced digital control system to its Ci3000+ Weather-Ometer and Fade-Ometer. One of the most notable changes is a modern, full color TFT touch screen display with intuitive icons for easier inter…
    11.19.07

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    Ross Offers new model of

    Charles Ross and Son recently introduced a new model of its double planetary mixer (DPM), which is available in sizes ranging from 1/2 pint to 750 gallon working capacity. The DPM can be used for vacuum mixing of high viscosity materials up to 8 mill…
    11.19.07

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    Ross Offers new model of

    Charles Ross and Son recently introduced a new model of its double planetary mixer (DPM), which is available in sizes ranging from 1/2 pint to 750 gallon working capacity. The DPM can be used for vacuum mixing of high viscosity materials up to 8 mill…
    11.19.07

  • Raw material & Equipment | Solvents

    Cognis offers Sovermol 815 "green" polyol

    Cognis has launched Sovermol 815 branched polyether/polyester to meet the demands of solvent-free polyurethane systems for industrial floor coatings. Sovermol bio-based polyols are free from solvents and VOCs. Sovermol 815 combines good technological…
    11.19.07

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    Wacker offers Elastosil

    Wacker offers Elastosil improved silicone sealants Wacker has developed three novel silicone sealants, Elastosil 7000 N, Elastosil 8000 N and Elastosil 9000 N, to supplement its existing construction sealants range for window construction, door s…
    11.19.07

  • Automotive Coatings | Pigments | Raw material & Equipment

    Ciba introduces xymara fireball effect pigment

    Ciba introduces xymara fireball effect pigment Ciba has launched Xymara Fireball, a versatile “color-travel” effect pigment. Ciba Xymara Fireball combines unique effects and shade depth with excellent technical properties, according to t…
    11.19.07

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    Eliokem introduces Pliotec CR30

    Eliokem introduces Pliotec CR30 for low VoC formulations Eliokem has introduced Pliotec CR30 resin to aid in low VOC formulations. This acrylic latex was designed specifically for high performance low VOC (below 50 g/l) garage floor coatings and…
    11.19.07

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    Brookfield updates dv-11+pro viscometer

    Brookfield updates dv-11+pro viscometer Brookfield Engineering has recently launched the newly redesigned DV-II+Pro Viscometer. It features bi-directional communication when used with a dedi…
    11.19.07

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    Rohm and Haas offers rheology

    Rohm and Haas has launched a new KU-building rheology modifier based on new technology developed by the company. Acrysol RM-895 is a solvent-free, nonionic, HEUR rheology modifier that provides viscosity stability upon colorant addition with improved…
    10.18.07

  • Pigments | Raw material & Equipment

    JDSU offers new chromaflair

    JDSU has recently launched Chroma­Flair ColorShift glitter pigments. Created using the same thin film technology as its ChromaFlair pigments, ChromaFlair ColorShift glitter gives formulators of paint, coatings, plastics, textiles and packag…
    10.18.07

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    Saint-gobain Zirpro

    Saint-Gobain ZirPro recently launched its Zirmil.2, a yttria stabilized zirconia media belonging to the ceramic bead range including ER120, Rimax and ZirStar. The new material offers a more cost effective solution by improving product performance. Zi…
    10.18.07