Raw Materials & Equipment


  • Suppliers Corner

    BYK-GARDNER INTRODUCES

    BYK-GARDNER INTRODUCES MICRO-WAVE-SCAN INSTRUMENT BYK-Gardner has introduced the micro-wave-scan, which allows users to measure orange peel and distinctness of image (DOI) on small and curved parts, such as automobile addon parts like bumpers,…
    08.11.05

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    UCAR EMULSION SYSTEMS

    UCAR EMULSION SYSTEMS OFFERS VINYL ACRYLIC WAXES UCAR Emulsion Systems offers vinyl acrylic latexes designed for use in high quality finishes. Avariety of vinyl acrylic latexes are available, offering excellent scrub resistance, block resistanc…
    08.11.05

  • Pigments | Suppliers Corner

    Degussa's

    Degussa’s advanced fillers and pigments business unit has added a new product, Acematt HK 440, to its Acematt line of matting agents. The company has also developed two soft touch matting agents, EXP 3200-1 and EXP 3300-1 for coatings that serv…
    08.11.05

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    Brookfield Unveils New 2004 Catalog

    Brookfield Unveils New 2004 Catalog Brookfield Engineering Laboratories has released its new 2004 catalog. The 84-page catalog features the complete line of Brookfield laboratory and process viscometers and rheometers and its new line of texture a…
    08.11.05

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    Netzsch Brochure Highlights Entire Product Line

    Netzsch Brochure Highlights Entire Product Line Netzsch Inc. is offering a new four-page, full-color brochure highlighting its range of coarse to ultrafine particle size reduction equipment. An application chart lists the entire product line and com…
    08.11.05

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    Crompton Introduces Witcobond W-290SC

    Crompton Introduces Witcobond W-290SC Crompton Corp.’s urethanes business has introduced Witcobond W-290SC, a high solids content (62%) waterborne dispersion exhibiting outstanding yellowing resistance when subjected to end-use processing temp…
    08.11.05

  • Additives | Suppliers Corner | Wood Coatings

    Michelman Launches New

    Michelman Launches New Line of Cationic Emulsions Michelman has announced a new line of cationic emulsions for a broad range of applications. Michelman’s cationic emulsions are designed for formulators that require additional mar, anti-block…
    08.11.05

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    UCAR Emulsion Systems

    UCAR Emulsion Systems New Acrylic Latex for Sealant Applications UCAR Emulsion Systems, a business unit of the Dow Chemical Company, has developed a new acrylic latex for use primarily in “true clear” sealant applications. UCAR latex…
    08.11.05

  • Additives | Pigments | Powder Coatings | Suppliers Corner

    BYK-Chemie Introduces New wax Additives to N. America

    BYK-Chemie has recently intro duced BYK-Wax, a complete line of wax additives to the North American market. This specialty line of waxes from Europe contains more than 60 additives for various applications such as architectural, wood, can, coil…
    08.11.05

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    nvista Offers

    Invista Specialty Intermediates has introduced two 12 carbon diol products, C12 CD (a cyclic 12 carbon diol) and C12 LD (a linear 12 carbon diol). These high quality products have applications in coatings, adhesives, polyurethanes and organic-based p…
    08.11.05

  • Powder Coatings | Suppliers Corner

    Reichhold Introduces Three New Powder Coating Resins

    Reichhold has recently unveiled three new Fine-Clad powder coating resins. Fine-Clad M-8762, M-8792 and M-8912 are the newest additions to Reichhold’s line of specialty polyesters for powder coating applications. M-8762 is a pre-catalyzed carbo…
    08.11.05

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    JaRCHEM EXPANDS

    Jarchem Industries, Inc. has increased its specialty monomer portfolio with a variety of acrylamide, acrylate and methacrylate monomers. These specialty monomers are ideal for high-end applications in paints, coatings, adhesives and inks, according t…
    08.11.05

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    Air Products Launches

    Air Products has recently launched Hybridur 870 and 878 waterborne resins. Hybridur 870 resin is a urethane-acrylic hybrid dispersion for use in one-component high performance coatings. Features of this new product include fast dry capability, superi…
    08.11.05

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    Uniqema offers polyester polyols and surfactants

    Priplast polyester polyols and Maxemul non-migratory surfactants are now available from Uniqema. Priplast polyols allow coatings formulators to prepare polyurethane dispersions with improved hydrolytic stability and performance characteristics in fin…
    08.11.05

  • Pigments | Suppliers Corner

    BASF Luwax polyethylene

    BASF Luwax polyethylene (PE) waxes can be added to metallic paints to ensure that the aluminum pigment particles remain evenly dispersed during the drying process, which causes them to become oriented in the dry paint. These versatile waxes are able…
    08.11.05

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    Angus Introduces

    Angus Introduces Specialty Additive for Coatings Angus Chemical Company has introduced Flexitane CA 6000 specialty coatings additive to provide improved performance in coatings applications. Flexitane CA 6000 offers improved pigment dispersion an…
    08.11.05

  • Suppliers Corner

    SoftPoint Industries Launches Colored Rubber Particles

    SoftPoint Industries Launches Colored Rubber Particles SoftPoint Industries has launched SoftSand colored rubber particles for paint and coatings. These soft particles can be added directly to conventional floor paints to create a decorative, non-sk…
    08.11.05

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    Crompton Introduces Witcobond W-281F

    Crompton Introduces Witcobond W-281F Crompton Corp.’s urethanes business has introduced Witcobond W-281F, a 40% solid-aliphatic aqueous polyurethane adhesive that exhibits high-cohesive strength while being free of organic solvent. It forms st…
    08.11.05

  • Architectural Coatings | Suppliers Corner

    Air Products Launches Molecular Defoamer

    Air Products Launches Molecular Defoamer Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. has launched a new molecular defoaming product for use in a broad range of applications. Surfynol MD-20 molecular defoamer performs beyond knockdown defoamer control, accordin…
    08.11.05

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    BYK-Gardner Develops

    BYK-Gardner Develops new Impact Tester BYK-Gardner has developed an automatic lift Gardner impact tester. Designed to enhance the ease and safety of the operation and the repeatability and accuracy of the test, this new system offers an alternativ…
    08.11.05