Features


  • 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

  •  Indian Paint Industry - Gaining Steam

    Indian Paint Industry - Gaining Steam

    India has some of the best ingredients for the development of the paint and coatings industry. With 66 percent of its population under the age of 35, India is home to the largest population of young people in the world – 825 million. The median…
    Yogender Singh, India, Asia-Pacific Correspondent 11.06.17

  • Media & Milling Directory

    Media & Milling Directory

    Here is a look at the latest offerings from select media and milling manufacturers.
    11.06.17

  • Polyurethane Sealants Market

    Polyurethane Sealants Market

    Polyurethane sealants are organic compounds formed by the reaction of a glycol with an isocyanate and used for sealing and waterproofing decks, wood flooring and trims. Polyurethane sealants can be one- or two-component systems. One-component systems…
    Annirban Bhattacharya, Senior Research Analyst, MarketsandMarkets Research Private Limited 11.06.17

  • Green Coatings

    Green Coatings

    A combination of regulatory trends and consumer demand help drive the market for green coatings.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 11.06.17

  • Exterior Decorative Coatings Market

    Exterior Decorative Coatings Market

    Reports, paint companies project bright future for decorative coatings
    Anthony Locicero, Associate Editor 11.06.17

  • An Easy, Tried-and-True Method to Ensure Quality in Coatings

    An Easy, Tried-and-True Method to Ensure Quality in Coatings

    Coatings are complex composites designed to have a stable shelf-life, apply easily to a substrate, and provide lasting durability in varied environments. These performance criteria require disparate materials to be finely dispersed and work cohesivel…
    Jeffrey B. Carr, Director of Global Business Development, ActiveMinerals International, LLC 10.02.17

  • SolarWindow Sets Manufacturing Deal for Solar Coating

    SolarWindow Sets Manufacturing Deal for Solar Coating

    SolarWindow Technologies has secured a manufacturing agreement for the coating of its organic photovoltaic solar generation liquid on glass windows that will produce electricity on all four sides of commercial buildings. This first regional produc…
    Charles W. Thurston 10.02.17

  • What’s In Store for Canadian Coatings Manufacturers

    What’s In Store for Canadian Coatings Manufacturers

    The impact consolidation has on the coatings industry is tangible, one that first emerged more than 20 years ago and continues today with several mergers and acquisitions in play. In particular, it changes the complexion of the supply and demand curv…
    Gary LeRoux, President and CEO, Canadian Paint and Coatings Association 10.02.17

  • CHINACOAT2017  To Be Held November 15-17 in Shanghai

    CHINACOAT2017 To Be Held November 15-17 in Shanghai

    This annual three-day event offers global industry players a full range of exhibits for the paint and coatings industry.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 10.02.17

  • Auto Refinish Market

    Auto Refinish Market

    The automotive refinish market continues to evolve with growth projected for Asia Pacific and Europe.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 10.02.17

  • Pigment Supplier Directory

    Here is a look at the latest offerings from select pigment manufacturers.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 10.02.17

  • Additive Supplier Directory

    Here is a look at the latest offerings from select additive manufacturers.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 10.02.17

  • TiO2 Impact on  Paint Weather Resistance

    TiO2 Impact on Paint Weather Resistance

    A comparative study between test methods.
    J. Rommens, A. Verhaege, G. Michiels, Chemours, Belgium; M. Diebold, Chemours, USA 09.04.17

  • Marine Coatings Market

    Marine Coatings Market

    Growth in marine coatings will accelerate as the new build market continues to recover.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 08.09.17

  • Four Steps to Effective Pigment Dispersions

    Starting from Scratch.
    Jadel Baptista, Technical Director, LANSCO COLORS 08.09.17

  • High Performance Pigments

    High Performance Pigments

    The need for specialty pigments in the automotive sector is fueling growth in this market.
    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor 08.09.17

  • Expositor Spotlight

    As páginas a seguir mostram algumas das empresas que estarão exibindo na ABRAFATI 2017.
    08.09.17

  • Lista de Expositores

    2017 Expositores (a partir de 07/13/17)
    08.09.17

  • Aquecimento do setor automobilístico  do Brasil sob novo president

    Aquecimento do setor automobilístico do Brasil sob novo president

    O Brasil pode estar começando a livrar-se do calafrio econômico que permeou o País sob a tempestade de corrupção que culminou com a expulsão de seu último presidente, Dilma Roussef. O setor automotivo v…
    Charles W. Thurston 08.09.17