Raw Materials & Equipment


  • Raw material & Equipment

    Russell Finex Introduces

    Russell Finex Introduces Self-Cleaning Filter ● Russell Finex has introduced a new horizontal filter. According to the company, the major benefit of the filter is the ability to dismantle and re-assemble the machine for screen change, pro…
    08.10.05

  • Pigments | Raw material & Equipment

    Stain Blocking Latex

    Stain Blocking Latex Polymer for Primers ● BASF has introduced Acronal Optive 410 polymer, a new acrylic latex polymer optimized to deliver high performance in stain blocking primers. Acronal Optive 410 shows excellent tannin stain block…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Raw material & Equipment

    EFKA Offers Defoamer for

    EFKA Offers Defoamer for Water-Based Industrial Coatings ● EFKA Additives BV has developed EFKA- 2550, a new water-based defoamer for industrial coatings. EFKA-2550, based on organically modified polydimethyl siloxane, can be used in all…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    X-Rite Launches New

    X-Rite Launches New Benchtop Spectrophotometer ● X-Rite Inc. has launched the Premier 8000 series benchtop spherical spectrophotometer. The Premier 8000 series features built-in digital image capture technology, vertical and horizontal p…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    Texmark Chemicals Introduces

    Texmark Chemicals Introduces Line of Cyclic-10 Alcohols ● Texmark Chemicals has introduced a line of 10-carbon, cyclic alcohols for use as a feedstock in the manufacture of specialty chemicals, oxygen-containing organic liquids and a vari…
    08.10.05

  • Architectural Coatings | Raw material & Equipment

    BASF Dispersion Delivers Performance at Zero-VOC

    BASF Corp.’s architectural coatings raw materials business unit has introduced Acronal Optive 130 for use in exterior and interior architectural coatings in zero- and low-VOC formulations. One polymer, flat, low-sheen and semi-gloss paints can…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    Eastman Adhesion Promoters For Auto Paint-On-Plastic

    Eastman Chemical Company has introduced CP 730-1 chlorinated adhesion promoter and AP 550-1 non-chlorinated adhesion promoter. Both products target the increasing performance demands of the automotive paint-on-plastic market. Each of these new produc…
    08.10.05

  • Powder Coatings | Raw material & Equipment

    Engelhardís Sparkle Silver Offers New Styling Options

    Engelhard’s Cyclo sparkle silver pigment is a mica-based effect pigment designed specifically to work with powder coatings used for appliance, automotive, architectural and building applications. This pigment is engineered to improve applicatio…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    Elementis Specialties

    Elementis Specialties has introduced a new rheology modifier for solvent-free, high solids and conventional solvent-based coatings. Thixatrol Max rheological additive provides superior intercoat adhesion properties, highly flexible manufacturing, exc…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    UCB Launches UV

    l UCB Chemicals has introduced two new UV curable oil acrylates to the European market. Raylok 1621 for wood primer and Raylok 1622 for topcoat are specially designed for wood flooring and furniture to provide an oil-like warm finish with a transpare…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    UCB Launches UV

    l UCB Chemicals has introduced two new UV curable oil acrylates to the European market. Raylok 1621 for wood primer and Raylok 1622 for topcoat are specially designed for wood flooring and furniture to provide an oil-like warm finish with a transpare…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    Degussa Offers Profile

    Degussa Corp. has published a case history outlining the use of its Protectosil CIT corrosion inhibitor to protect the Norfolk parking garage at the University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, NJ. The application of Protectosil CIT was used as a pr…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    ELIOKEM OFFERS NEW

    ● Pliotec 7104 resin from Eliokem is specially developed for applications on concrete substrates. The resin forms a protective film and provides excellent resistance to abrasion. In addition, the small resin particles allow the paint to p…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Raw material & Equipment

    Rhodia Launches New VOC and APE-Free Defoamers

    Rhodia Launches New VOCand APE-Free Defoamers ● Rhodia has introduced new defoamer products that are VOC- and APE-free with superior stability. These new additions to Rhodia’s line of Rhodoline additives are designed specifically fo…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    Huntsman Polyurethanes Offers New Isocyanate for Coatings

    Huntsman Polyurethanes Offers New Isocyanate for Coatings ● Huntsman Polyurethanes has introduced Rubinate 9447 isocyanate. This low viscosity product, approximately 700 cps, is used to manufacture polyurea coatings for applications that…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment | Solvents

    Clariant Offers

    Clariant Offers Dipropylene Glycol Dimethyl Ether ● Clariant Corporation has launched dipropylene glycol dimethyl ether, an aprotic, inert solvent featuring low toxicity. The material, which can be used to replace hazardous solvents such…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Raw material & Equipment

    NEw CD-Rom

    New CD-ROM from Lubrizol ● Lubrizol Coating Additives’ new CDROM contains product data, technical data sheets as well as many useful hints and links to industry-related web sites. More info: Lubrizol Coating Additives, (440) 943-420…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Pigments | Raw material & Equipment

    Tego Develops New Heat-Resistant Resin

    Tego Develops New Heat-Resistant Resin ● Tego Coating and Ink Additives, a business unit of Degussa, has developed a resin for solvent-based systems designed for cookware and other applications requiring heat resistance and exceptional r…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Raw material & Equipment

    EFKA Launches New Defoamer

    EFKA Launches New Defoamer For Flooring Applications ● EFKA Additives BV has developed a new defoamer to supplement its range of additives specially dedicated to flooring applications. EKFA-2723 is a defoamer and air-release agent for so…
    08.10.05

  • Raw material & Equipment

    ISP Releases Industrial

    ISP Releases Industrial Biocide Capability Brochure ● International Specialty Products Inc. (ISP) is offering a new brochure containing information on the full-spectrum of ISP’s industrial biocides, including Fungitrol fungicides,…
    08.10.05