With a strong track record of innovation, Hexion collaborates with its customers to formulate waterborne epoxy coatings without solvents and unwanted free substances. Hexion will feature its new high-quality, low-Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) waterborne resins and curing agents that enable the development of high-performance, water-based epoxy coatings with excellent adhesion, superior corrosion protection, improved water resistance and flexibility. Recommended applications for Hexion’s Epoxy Waterborne Systems include: metal primers for the transportation industry, protective coatings for metal and non-metal substrates, and flooring.
“EPIKOTE waterborne epoxy resins, together with EPIKURE waterborne curing agents, enable a wide variety of low-VOC end-products with performance levels previously unthinkable for waterborne epoxy systems,” said Ann Frederix, senior vice president, Epoxy Specialties. “As a leading global supplier of specialty epoxy resins, we are continually innovating to meet the specific needs of transportation, industrial and protective coating manufacturers. Our technical experts can develop custom resin and curing agent solutions to address a wide range of coatings challenges and individual production needs.”