New facility will serve decorative coatings market.
Heucotech Ltd., a member of the Heubach Group, has completed construction of a facility in Fairless Hills, PA/USA. The new plant will produce universal colorants for decorative coatings for the NAFTA market and employs state-of-the-art technology to ensure that customers receive high quality and consistent products. Heucotech will produce the Heucotint line of universal colorants in this facility to service the needs of the architectural coatings market. Heucotint is an environmentally friendly product line and is VOC-, APE- and formaldehyde-free. The colorants will work in either aqueous or solvent-based products as well as in conventional technology or in lower VOC coatings. This new business in the NAFTA region will expand on the success of the Heucotint line in Heubach Europe thereby utilizing the existing base of global technology knowledge in colorants, the company said. The product line will address specific customer needs with innovative and custom solutions.