• Angus Introduces

    August 11, 2005
    || 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…

  • SoftPoint Industries Launches Colored Rubber Particles

    August 11, 2005
    || 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…

  • Crompton Introduces Witcobond W-281F

    August 11, 2005
    || 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…

  • Air Products Launches Molecular Defoamer

    August 11, 2005
    || 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…

  • BYK-Gardner Develops

    August 11, 2005
    || 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…

  • National Instrument Company Launches Monobloc System

    August 11, 2005
    || National Instrument Company Launches Monobloc System National Instrument Company has launched its modular compact Monobloc system, an automated…

  • BAYER OFFERSMATERIALS FOR

    August 10, 2005
    || Bayer Polymers has developed new raw materials for the formulation of pigmented, waterborne two-component polyurethane (2K-PUR) wood coatings. The binder Bayhydrol XP 2427 and the hardener Bayhydur XP 2487 perform as good or better than solvent…

  • Crompton Offers New

    August 10, 2005
    || Crompton Offers New Waterborne Polyurethanes ● Crompton Corp. has added two new products to its Witcobond range of polyurethane dispersions. Witcobond W-281F, a 40% solid-aliphatic aqueous polyurethane adhesive that exhibits high cohesiv…

  • BYK-Gardner Introduces

    August 10, 2005
    || BYK-Gardner Introduces New Test Charts ● BYK-Gardner has introduced new bykocharts. These quality test charts offer consistent color and gloss of drawdown charts in order to produce an accurate draw down or database. The charts also offe…

  • Eckart America Unveils Non-

    August 10, 2005
    || Eckart America Unveils Non- Leafing Aluminum Pigments ● Eckart America is adding new non-leafing aluminum pigments to its SDF-6 series designed for the specialty coatings market. The product additions are comprised of four new grades incl…

  • New Hiding Effect Pigments

    August 10, 2005
    || New Hiding Effect Pigments from Merck and Toyo Aluminum ● Merck KgaA will launch new hiding effect pigments in a joint development with Toyo Aluminum. The first effect pigment is a reddish orange which is comprised of aluminum flakes coat…

  • Buhler Launches

    August 10, 2005
    || Buhler Launches New R60 Bead Mill ● The new Buhler R60 bead mill features a swiveling agitator, an intensive cooling system which produces high grinding capacities, convenient operation and easy cleaning which minimizes downtimes. The R6…

  • Tego Offers Additives For Solventborne Wood Coatings

    August 10, 2005
    || Tego Coating and Ink Additives has introduced three new products, Airex 936, Airex 938 and Airex 962, designed for dearating and degassing solventborne wood coatings formulations. Airex 936 and Airex 938 are recommended for solventborne primer formul…

  • BYK-Chemie Launches

    August 10, 2005
    || l BYK-Chemie has added BYK-102 for VOC-free systems and BYK-017 silicone defoamer to its line of defoamers for aqueous systems. BYK-012 is an efficient mineral oil- and silicone-free defoamer for aqueous systems. It is especially recommended for emul…

  • Netzsch Expands Metal-Free Mini Mills Line

    August 10, 2005
    || Netzsch Inc. has expanded its MiniZETA laboratory-sized equipment line to include two new non-metal versions, the MiniCer and the MiniPur. The MiniCer is manufactured with zircon oxide wetted components and the MiniPur has polyurethane wetted compone…