Raw Materials


  • Breaking News | Market Reports  | Pigments
    GMI: Metallic Pigments Market Size Worth More Than $2.3 Billion by 2024

    GMI: Metallic Pigments Market Size Worth More Than $2.3 Billion by 2024

    Metallic Pigments Market size is set to surpass $2.3 billion by 2024; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc.   Rising demand for eco-friendly paints & coatings along with low carbon emissions is stimulating…
    08.07.18

  • Additives | Adhesives and Sealants
    Troy Corporation

    Troy Corporation

    Troy Corporation develops and manufactures performance materials for industry. These materials are used and available in over 100 countries to produce high performing, cost-effective, and sustainable products. Troy's objective is to provide super…
    Geoff Clay, Sr Mktg & Comms Analyst 08.06.18

  • Additives
    Micro Powders, Inc.

    Micro Powders, Inc.

    For reliable quality and superb consistency in wax additives, formulators rely on Micro Powders, the recognized leader in advanced wax technology. Our specialty products meet the demanding requirements of diverse markets, from paints, coatings and pr…
    Sonia Burnette, Marketing Coordinator 08.03.18

  • Additives | Breaking News | Price Increases
    BASF Announces Price Increase for All Kaolin Clay Grades

    BASF Announces Price Increase for All Kaolin Clay Grades

    Effective immediately, or as contracts allow, BASF will increase kaolin prices globally by up to five percent, with the amount of the increase dependent on the product. This is valid for all kaolin products for industrial applications, calcined kaoli…
    08.02.18

  • Additives
    Solvay

    Solvay

    Solvay is a leading global supplier of binder, color and performance solution additives. Binder solutions include a wide range of anionic/nonionic surfactants and specialty monomers for emulsion polymerization. Color solutions deliver efficient dispe…
    Camille Thomas, Sr. Communications Manager 08.02.18

  • Additives
    Siltech Corporation

    Siltech Corporation

    Using our proprietary technologies, Siltech develops, manufactures and markets a full and unique line of organo-functional silicones. With more than 25 years of experience, and two manufacturing facilities, we offer a broad portfolio of cationic, pol…
    Bob Ruckle, Marketing 08.02.18

  • Breaking News | Pigments
    BASF Boosts Capacity for Highly Chromatic Yellow Pigments

    BASF Boosts Capacity for Highly Chromatic Yellow Pigments

    With its isoindoline plant expansion, BASF invests in its Colors & Effects portfolio.
    07.31.18

  • Additives | Breaking News | Industry News
     Perstorp to Debottleneck Cap Caprolactone Derivatives Plants at Warrington, UK

    Perstorp to Debottleneck Cap Caprolactone Derivatives Plants at Warrington, UK

    Perstorp recently reported that they have made significant progress in ‘future-proofing’ its Capa caprolactone monomer plant in Warrington, UK. The monomer plant will be made more robust to ensure an even more reliable supply for customer…
    07.27.18

  • Pigments
    Silberline

    Silberline

    Silberline is recognized as a world leader in both the manufacture and supply of aluminum effect pigments to a variety of end use markets. Our focus at Silberline is to do more, offer more and give more than our customers’ expect, by providing stat…
    Samantha Brooks, Director of Marketing 07.27.18

  • Pigments
    Sun Chemical Performance Pigments

    Sun Chemical Performance Pigments

    Sun Chemical has been in the color business for over 100 years. Sun Chemical Performance Pigments is a leading provider of organic pigments, pigment preparations and effect pigments. The markets served by these products include automotive, architectu…
    Steven Hamilton , Marketing Communications Manager 07.27.18

  • Additives
    As Plastic Regulations and Bans Increase, Market Value for Biodegradable Polymers Exceeds $1 Billion

    As Plastic Regulations and Bans Increase, Market Value for Biodegradable Polymers Exceeds $1 Billion

    Western Europe largest market for biodegradable plastics as region tightens restrictions on plastic shopping bags; regulation
    07.26.18

  • Pigments
    Dominion Colour Corporation

    Dominion Colour Corporation

    Dominion Colour Corporation provides colour to the world through the development, manufacture, marketing and distribution of a full range of inorganic and organic colour pigments, preparations and dispersions. Through the unstinting efforts of our em…
    Bruce Howie, Global Product Marketing Manager 07.26.18

  • Additives | Architectural Coatings
    Arkema Coating Resins

    Arkema Coating Resins

    Arkema Coating Resins offers a range of waterborne, solventborne and powder resins along with additives for formulators of architectural coatings, industrial finishes, construction products, traffic paints, sealants, adhesives, inks, floor care and g…
    Robert Cook, Communications Manager 07.26.18

  • Pigments

    Organic Dyes & Pigments, LLC

    Matt Doyle 07.25.18

  • Pigments
    Sudarshan North America

    Sudarshan North America

    Sudarshan, is a Global Manufacturer of high quality Organic Pigments and Pearlescent Mica's for the Inks, Paints and Plastics markets. Sudarshan is a recognized leader in High Performance, Mid Performance and Classical Pigments, committed to: Tec…
    Ronald Calloway, Coatings Sales Manager 07.20.18

  • Breaking News | Distributor News | Pigments
    Clariant Expands Partnership with Lintech International in the U.S.

    Clariant Expands Partnership with Lintech International in the U.S.

    Clariant announced a new partnership with Lintech International, LLC to solely distribute its pigments for the plastics, coating and printing ink markets across the entire United States of America, effective August 1, 2018. The product portfolio of C…
    07.18.18

  • Pigments
    Brilliant Group Inc.

    Brilliant Group Inc.

    Brilliant Group offers a world-class range of high-quality daylight fluorescent pigments, dispersions, and paint and ink concentrates to the global marketplace. Coupled with our focus on total customer satisfaction, we bring a comprehensive solution…
    Darren Bianchi, President 07.18.18

  • Breaking News | Industry News | Pigments
    Birla Carbon Announces 150kMT Capacity Expansions

    Birla Carbon Announces 150kMT Capacity Expansions

    Birla Carbon announced expansions in multiple regions to support customers in the growing carbon black market.   Significant debottlenecking at Birla Carbon’s factories in Egypt and Italy before the end of Q3 2018; restarting a productio…
    07.17.18

  • Additives
    Keim Additec Surface USA LLC

    Keim Additec Surface USA LLC

    keim additec surface GmbH, founded in 1988 and located in Kirchberg/ Germany, specializes in the production of water-based ULTRALUBE® wax additives. Sister company SILCONA produces non-wax-based high performance SILCO additives as; dispersants, w…
    David Grabacki, President 07.06.18

  • Breaking News | Distributor News | Pigments
    Palmer Holland Announces National Territory with Shayonano

    Palmer Holland Announces National Territory with Shayonano

    ShayoNano appointed Palmer Holland as its exclusive U.S. distributor for its line of hiding pigments for use in aqueous roof coatings, paints, industrial coatings, and inks.   ShayoNano developed a patented technology to precisely synthesize n…
    07.05.18