Raw Materials & Equipment


  • Raw material & Equipment

    Corrosion Inhibitor Case

    Corrosion Inhibitor Case Study Available From Degussa ● Degussa Corp. has published a case history outlining Protectosil CIT corrosion inhibitor used on the parking deck of the Fort Lauderdale, FL International Airport. Degussa’s P…
    08.10.05

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    HunterLab Offers ColorQuest XE-Touch

    unterLab has introduced the ColorQuest XE-Touch, a self-contained reflectance/transmittance spectrophotometer. It measures the color of painted products as well as paint drawdowns. ColorQuest XE-Touch uses a large LCD display that is back lit and can…
    08.10.05

  • Pigments | Raw material & Equipment

    New Taber Instrument Performs Abrasivity Testing

    Taber Industries has introduced the Model 5500 multi-media abraser. Available as a separate attachment or pre-mounted on a Taber abraser, this instrument measures the abrasive properties of fluids, powders and semi-solids. The multi-media abraser all…
    08.10.05

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    Ametek Produces

    l Ametek Specialty Metal Products has begun production of stainless steel flake (SSF) for use as a high performance additive in protective paint and as a brightening pigment in decorative coatings. Ametek’s SSF, produced from type 316L premium…
    08.10.05

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    Cognis Launches Series of

    Cognis has recently launched a series of new products for use in coatings. Perenol S 83 UV, a solvent-free modified polyether siloxane, has above average slip properties and improved substrate wetting. Perenol S 71 UV is a silicone acrylate with good…
    08.10.05

  • Powder Coatings | Raw material & Equipment

    New Study on Powder Coatings Reveals Opportunities

    A market and assessment study conducted by Irfab Chemical Consultants, Powder Coatings Europe 2001-2010–A Global Comparison: Europe, Americas and Asia, revealed that the powder coatings market offers global opportunities for coatings manufactur…
    08.10.05

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    Netzsch-Condux Offers

    l Netzsch-Condux offers an extensive selection of original OEM Condux replacement parts and accessories. As the only factory-source supplier of original Netzsch-Condux parts in North America, Netzsch offers competitive parts pricing and delivery, acc…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Raw material & Equipment

    Water-Based Resin From Tego Offers Anti-Graffiti Properties

    Tego coating and ink additives has expanded its line of anti-graffiti resins with a new product for water-based systems that exhibits outstanding water- and oil-repellant properties. Tego Protect 5100 is a modified polydimethyl siloxane with 60% non-…
    08.10.05

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    X-Rite Introduces Portable Spectrodensitometer

    l Grandville, MI-based X-Rite Inc., a provider of technology that measures color, light and shape, has introduced the 939 portable 0˚/45˚ spectrodensitometer. The spectrodensitometer features X-Rite’s high-resolution, 31-point spectra…
    08.10.05

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    Hockmeyer Redesigns

    Hockmeyer Equipment Corporation has redesigned its CMX-100 tank washer. The low pressure, high volume cylinder hoists have been changed to a telescopic column making the new CMX structurally stronger. The new hydraulic power unit and lid design allow…
    08.10.05

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    Halox Introduces

    Hammond, IN-based Halox has introduced Flash-X 340, a new corrosion inhibitor for weld seams and blasted hot rolled steel. Flash-X 340 prevents flash rusting on weld seams and blasted hot rolled steel substrates. It is a nitrite-free formulation reco…
    08.10.05

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    Wacker Polymer Systems Offers Vinyl Surface-

    Wacker Polymer Systems markets vinyl chloride copolymers and terpolymers under the trade name Vinnol surface-coating resins. The product range currently contains Vinnol surface-coating resins without functional groups, Vinnol surface-coating resins w…
    08.10.05

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    Eurotech Develops New Acrylic-Based Hybrid Non-Isocyanate Polyurethane

    Eurotech has developed A-HNIPU, a new acrylic-based addition to its hybrid non-isocyanate polyurethane (HNIPU) family of products. The expanded HNIPU product line now includes epoxy and acrylic bases for paint, coatings, sealants and adhesives. Initi…
    08.10.05

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    Eastman Introduces Hydreau AR 110 Latex Polymer

    Eastman Chemical Company has introduced a new, pure acrylic workhorse for semi-gloss latex paints. The next in a continuing line of high-solids products, Hydreau AR 110 latex polymer will offer paint formulators a 150 g/l VOC option while still meeti…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Raw material & Equipment

    Lubrizol Coatings

    Lubrizol Coatings Launches LiquiMatt 6000 l Lubrizol Coating Additives GmbH has launched LiquiMatt 6000, a new approach for matting aqueous systems. LiquiMatt 6000 is a liquid surface modifier, a hybrid of a spherical shaped natural wax and…
    08.10.05

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    New Polymer Book For Nontechnical Personnel

    l A new polymer book for nontechnical personnel is now available. Basic Polymer Principles and Applications is a concise 60 page book that covers the basic concepts of polymer principles and applications. It is written in a nontechnical format…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Raw material & Equipment

    Brochures on Waterborne

    Elementis Specialties has published two new brochures. Performance Additives for Solvent-based Coatings details the company’s line of performance additives for solvent-based coatings, including rheological additives such as organoclays, thixotr…
    08.10.05

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    Degussa Offers Project

    Degussa Offers Project Profile on Parking Garage l Degussa Corp. has published a case history outlining the use of the company’s Protectosil CIT corrosion inhibitor used at the Monroe County, PA, parking garage. Degussa’s Protectosil C…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Raw material & Equipment

    Spectrallusion Produces

    Spectrallusion Produces Glow-In-The Dark Additives l Spectrallusion Inc., a Pendelton, KY-based company now offers organically-based photoluminiscent additives for paint, powder, plastic and other markets. Spectrallusion photoluminisce…
    08.10.05

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    Clariant Launches

    Clariant has launched a wax for UV paint. It is available in two forms: Licomont ER 165 in granule form and Ceridust 5091 as a micropowder. Ceridust 5091 can be used directly in paint/coating manufacture, whereas Licomont ER 165 is used primarily in…
    08.10.05