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  • Entrepreneuial Growth & Vision Gaps in Privately Held Industrial Companies

    Entrepreneuial Growth & Vision Gaps in Privately Held Industrial Companies

    Why Do Some Industrial Companies Fail @ Certain Generational Positions? ROADMAP for Future Direction
    Phil Phillips, Contributing Editor 02.09.18

  • Mixing Equipment Directory

    Mixing Equipment Directory

    Here is a look at the latest offerings from select mixing equipment suppliers.
    02.09.18

  • Update on the Regulatory Status of Flame Retardants

    Abstract This paper provides an update of legislative and regulatory activities in U.S. states and federal agencies around the use of flame retardants in upholstered furniture, children’s products, building insulation and other uses. Annex 1…
    Jay West and Robert J. Simon 02.09.18


  • CHINACOAT Continues to Grow

    CHINACOAT Continues to Grow

    CHINACOAT2017 (The 22nd China International Exhibition for Coatings, Printing Inks and Adhesives) ended November 17. CHINACOAT alternates annually between Guangzhou and Shanghai. This year’s three-day event, held in Shanghai, was comprised of m…
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 02.09.18

  • Corrosion Control Coatings

    Corrosion Control Coatings

    Corrosion control coating systems are used to protect a variety of high-value assets.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 02.09.18

  • Wood Coatings  Market

    Wood Coatings Market

    The wood coatings market experienced a positive year. An improved housing market has been an important factor for growth.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 02.09.18


  • Azelis CASE, more resources and partnering capabilities

    Azelis CASE, more resources and partnering capabilities

    New video from Azelis highlights the technical resources, expertise and solution providing capabilities.
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  • Global Coatings  Market  Overview

    Global Coatings Market Overview

    The global coatings industry experienced good growth in 2017 with decorative coatings leading the way in terms of global growth. Automotive and industrial coatings also experienced good growth too but not quite as high as that of decorative coatings…
    Doug Bohn, Orr and Boss 01.08.18

  • New Year, New Hue: 2018 Interior Architectural Coatings Trends

    New Year, New Hue: 2018 Interior Architectural Coatings Trends

    A rebounding housing market is driving growth for interior coatings.
    Anthony Locicero, Associate Editor 01.08.18


  • Leaders Make Mistakes... Really?

    Leaders Make Mistakes... Really?

    Part 2 of a 2-Part Series
    Phil Phillips, Contributing Editor 12.04.17

  • New Flame Retardant Solutions For Flexible PU Foams in Automotive Applications

    New Flame Retardant Solutions For Flexible PU Foams in Automotive Applications

    Abstract There is a growing interest in new flame retardant solutions for flexible polyurethane foams in automotive applications due to increasing OEM requirements such as lower emissions, enhanced aging properties and improved toxicity profiles.…
    Heiko Tebbe, Joseph Egan, LANXESS Deutschland GmbH Business Unit Additives, Cologne, Germany; , LANXESS Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA. 12.04.17

  • Biocides Update

    Biocides Update

    The global market is increasing despite EU REACH legislation impact.
    Anthony Locicero, Associate Editor 12.04.17

  • Powder Coatings Market

    Powder Coatings Market

    Valued for its versatility and low environmental impact, the powder coatings market continues to grow.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 12.04.17

  • Your Idea. Our Solution

    Your Idea. Our Solution

    DCC is a leader in colour pigments and preparations for the coatings, plastics and ink industries worldwide.
    Videos

  • SeeRIGHT™ II: A Visual/Instrumental Color Correlation Device

    SeeRIGHT™ II: A Visual/Instrumental Color Correlation Device

    Automotive effect coatings usually contain flake pigments, which act somewhat like a mirror, causing the color to change based on the angle of illumination or view. Effect coatings are commonly measured for color using hand-held, multi-angle spectrop…
    Stuart K. Scott, BASF-Color Science-Technical Advisor, BASF Corp., Southfield, MI 11.06.17