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By Nikki Burgess, DGSA, CDGP, Staff Regulatory Specialist, Labelmaster
Published April 6, 2015
  One way governments and regulatory agencies help facilitate international trade – and improve employee safety along the way – is through the adoption of international standards for hazard communication. One such initiative –… Read More »
Published April 2, 2015
PPG Industries has announced that it has completed the acquisition of REVOCOAT, a global supplier of sealants, adhesives and damper products for the automotive industry, from the AXSON Group. Financial terms were not disclosed. “The addition o… Read More »
Published April 2, 2015
The Valspar Corporation celebrates 50 years of Fluropon 70 percent PVDF resin-based coatings. Since the flagship architectural coating launched in 1965, Valspar’s Fluropon exterior coatings have become the industry standard for both metal coil… Read More »
Published April 2, 2015
Technavio, an independent tech-focused global research firm, has published a report on the Global Waterborne Coatings Market 2015-2019, which is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.34 percent during the forecast period of 2014-2019. "Nowadays, gove… Read More »
Published April 2, 2015
Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings launched the Water & Wastewater App designed to provide users with protective coating recommendations for the following water and wastewater operations: conventional water treatment, membrane wate… Read More »
Published April 1, 2015
Toyo Ink (Middle East) FZE. and Toyo Ink Arets Middle East FZE., both wholly-owned subsidiaries of the Toyo Ink Group, have announced that they will jointly exhibit their latest offset inks, UV inks, packaging materials and can coatings at Gulf Print… Read More »
Published April 1, 2015
BYK Additives & Instruments is launching a new additive on the market: BYK-1640 is a polymer-based, VOC- and silicone-free defoamer for aqueous systems which is also suitable for some applications that come into direct contact with food. Mineral… Read More »
Published April 1, 2015
The new PPG Pittsburgh Paints brand has announced its exclusive paint-brand partnership with Independent We Stand, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the revival of independent, locally-owned and -operated businesses. The PPG Pittsburgh Paint… Read More »
Sherwin-Williams Announces 2014 ProVisions Vendor Award Winners
Published April 1, 2015
Global Finishing Solutions and Touch-Up Solutions named Vendors of the Year Read More »
Published April 1, 2015
To mark Rio de Janeiro's 450th anniversary, AkzoNobel Decorative Paints has launched two new "Let's Colour" initiatives to bring color to the city's favelas. In Santa Marta, one of the city's largest favelas, the company re… Read More »
Published March 31, 2015
Eastman Chemical Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Taminco Corporation, has recently launched TamiSolve NxG (NxG), a novel next-generation high-performance solvent with a favorable safety, health and environmental profile compared with NMP and N… Read More »
Published March 31, 2015
PPG Industries has completed the acquisition of certain assets of Flood Australia, which manufactures and distributes specialty wood stain and paint additive solutions for consumer, commercial and industrial applications. Financial terms were not dis… Read More »
Published March 31, 2015
Double Bond Chemical, a manufacturer of photoinitiators and oligomers recently increased its annual output in photoinitiator production, from 4,500 tons to 9,000 tons, and its annual output in oligomers production increased to 10,000 tons. DBC’… Read More »
Published March 31, 2015
The new Ross Model HSM-100LH-3 Vacuum High Speed Disperser is designed for laboratory and pilot-scale mixing of batches up to 5 gallons. It can be supplied with a vacuum-rated mix vessel including a heating/cooling jacket and mixer cover with sight/c… Read More »
Dutch Boy Simplifies Paint Selection Process with Dura Weather Maxbond Exterior Color Samples
By Kerry Pianoforte, Editor
Published March 31, 2015
Customers can now test without prep or prime at home before committing to a color. Read More »
Published March 30, 2015
Manufacturing centers of Axalta Coating Systems received certification of conformance with the requirements of the ISO 14001:2004 standard. The certification has been accredited by Lloyd’s Register LRQA and is valid for three years. The certifi… Read More »
Published March 30, 2015
Sika has agreed to acquire Construction Technologies Australia Pty Ltd (CTA), one of the leading suppliers of tile adhesives and associated mortar products in Australia. CTA generated sales of CHF 22 million in 2014 and has 51 employees. The CTA plan… Read More »
Published March 27, 2015
Brilliant Group, Inc. has appointed Dan McClelland to its new position of director of operations to oversee its California manufacturing facility.  He will be responsible for expanding the new manufacturing operations and is charged with oversee… Read More »
Published March 27, 2015
On Thursday, June 4th, 2015, the Eastern Coatings Show will host a Special Breakfast, in Ballroom B of the Taj Mahal, which will highlight Jeff Spillane of the Benjamin Moore Company as the Keynote Presenter.  His presentation will be followed b… Read More »
Published March 27, 2015
BASF will expand its capacity for the production of Paliocrom® effect pigments by more than 20 percent by 2017 in Ludwigshafen, Germany. The investment will enable the company to accommodate for the growing demand of its aluminum-based effect pig… Read More »
Published March 27, 2015
Olympic Paint and Stain announced today the launch of Olympic ONE exterior paint, a premium latex paint-and-primer in one, now available nationally exclusively at Lowe’s. The new Olympic ONE exterior paint makes application easy with excellent… Read More »
Published March 27, 2015
BASF and Heidelberg University have signed a new agreement for their joint catalysis laboratory “Catalysis Research Laboratory” (CaRLa). The research cooperation at Heidelberg site ongoing since 2006 has been extended to October 2017. &l… Read More »
Published March 26, 2015
AkzoNobel's Performance Coatings business has launched its color trends guide in South Korea, showcasing how design will influence the next generation of smartphones, tablet computers and automotive interiors. The guide was developed to help… Read More »
Published March 26, 2015
Sika has opened a new mortar manufacturing facility in Dubai and a concrete admixture plant on Réunion. With these openings, Sika reacts to the growing demand in the respective markets and strengthens its relationships with existing custo… Read More »
By Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor
Published March 26, 2015
The Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced in October the 2014 recipients of its school district scholarship program. The six selected school districts across the nation are currently receiving year-round suppor… Read More »
Published March 26, 2015
Benjamin Moore has kicked off the most robust and ambitious advertising campaign in company history. Under the new tagline "Paint like no other.", the campaign is rolling out in two phases: the first series emphasizes product innovations, a… Read More »
Published March 25, 2015
Axalta Coating Systems is sponsoring 250 training scholarship packages to Automechanika Chicago on April 24-26. To sign up for a training scholarship, simply visit Automechanika’s website. There are more than 100 seminars from which to choose… Read More »
Published March 25, 2015
For the eighth time since 2004, recently Evonik held the “Evonik Meets Science China” symposium in Beijing, with the theme on “Industrial Biotechnology.” More than 100 experts and professors specialized in industrial biotechno… Read More »
Published March 25, 2015
OSG has introduced its highly anticipated OSG PHOENIX Vol.4 catalog in print and digital versions. The latest catalog edition is over 150 pages and features new products and many expansions to existing quality lines of indexable milling and drilling… Read More »
Published March 25, 2015
Argex Titanium Inc., an emerging producer of high-grade titanium dioxide (TiO2) used as white pigment in paint, plastic, paper, cosmetics and other applications, has signed a letter of intent (“LOI”) with PVS Chemicals a gl… Read More »
Published March 25, 2015
PPG Industries’ industrial coatings business has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2014 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. PPG was s… Read More »
Published March 25, 2015
Accoding to CIL paint, the color you paint your kitchen can enhance your eating experience. That’s the message of CIL paint in unveiling its digital Culinary Collection of paint colors, featuring what it calls a mouth-watering palette… Read More »
Published March 25, 2015
Dr. Kurt Bock, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE said at the company’s Annual Press Conference in Ludwigshafen: “We achieved our goal for 2014.  We increased earnings – despite the disappointing economic d… Read More »
Published March 25, 2015
Akzo Nobel N.V. has reported positive volume growth and an improvement in return on sales (ROS) for the full-year 2014. Excluding incidentals, ROS was 7.5 percent (2013: 6.1 percent). Operating income excluding incidentals grew 20 percent to €1… Read More »
Brazil Economic Doldrums Inspire Exports
By Charles W. Thurston, Latin America Correspondent
Published March 25, 2015
Brazil’s flat economy has inspired manufacturers of paint and coatings to turn to export markets to make up for lost domestic sales, reckons Antônio Valdinei da Rocha, the manager of exports and imports for Universo Tintas, based in Diade… Read More »
By Sean Milmo, European Correspondent
Published March 25, 2015
Consumers in Europe are now almost spoiled for choice in the range of colors available in most coatings  sectors. As a result coatings and colorant producers, as well as  suppliers of materials running in-plant coatings facilities, are hav… Read More »
Axalta Racing’s Brilliant Flames Chevrolet SS 2015 Debuts at Auto Club 400
Published March 25, 2015
The popular Brilliant Flames paint scheme on the No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet SS, driven by four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion, Jeff Gordon made its 2015 debut at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California in the Auto Club 400. Axalta Coating System… Read More »
By Kerry Pianoforte, Editor
Published March 25, 2015
Here is a look at the latest offerings from select surfactants suppliers. Read More »
Automotive OEM Coatings Market
By Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor
Published March 25, 2015
Automotive and truck production is increasing, which is driving coatings use and growth rates. Read More »
PPG Foundation Supports Dodds Grade School Online Reading Program
Published March 25, 2015
Dan Prible, materials manager at PPG Industries’ industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, presents a PPG Industries Foundation check to benefit students at Dodds Grade School. Superintendent and Principal Ryan Robin… Read More »
Published March 24, 2015
AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. has introduced three Fluon ETFE compounds that are reinforced with proprietary conductive, strengthening and reinforcing fillers to better tolerate extreme temperatures, pressures, harsh chemicals and v… Read More »
Published March 24, 2015
Nubiola USA has announced that Tartan Color and Chemical is their 2014 Distributor of the Year for Nubiola products sold into the NAFTA market.   Tartan Color has been representing Nubiola’s line of inorganic pigments for over 10 year… Read More »
SICO Paint Unveils Its Top Colors for Spring and Summer 2015
Published March 24, 2015
SICO paints forecasts rich floral colors to be in be the popular color choice for spring and summer 2015. Specifically the company has noted that deep pastel tones, such as blue hydrangeas, dusty pink roses, saturated orange and turquoise peonies,… Read More »
Published March 24, 2015
A team of researchers, led by Dr. Wenjun Wu, Principle Scientist for Arkema Coating Resins, a business unit of Arkema, was recently awarded the Roon Award by the American Coatings Association (ACA) at the 2015 Coatings Tech Conference in Louisville,… Read More »
Published March 24, 2015
Estron Chemical Inc. has named Anna Chizhikova applications manager - powder coating raw materials, Estron Chemical. Chizhikova has more than 20 years experience in powder coatings.  She began her career in this industry in 1994 as a technician… Read More »
Axalta Reports on 60+ Years of Color Popularity for Automobiles
Published March 23, 2015
Axalta shows global color trends for more than 60 years. Read More »
Published March 23, 2015
AkzoNobel has launched an ultra-reflective powder coating which can increase the effective output of commercial lighting fixtures by up to 30 percent. Developed by the company’s Powder Coatings business, Interpon ReFlex delivers outstanding le… Read More »
Published March 23, 2015
BASF has made progress in its plans to build a world-scale methane-to-propylene complex on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The company has selected Freeport, Texas, as the potential site. It will use Air Liquide’s proprietary Lurgi MegaMethanol and Methan… Read More »
Published March 23, 2015
DuluxGroup has made two significant supply chain investments. The construction of a new factory in Melbourne to make water-based decorative paints, and the establishment of a new, purpose-built distribution center in Sydney, replacing two existing di… Read More »
Published March 23, 2015
Axalta Coating Systems and the Automotive Workshop Owners Association (APTA), an entity dedicated to educating future automotive repair professionals, opened the doors to the first Center of Coating Technology Training (CENTRE), in the Munro locality… Read More »



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