Air Products, a global supplier of high-performance specialty additives for waterborne systems, recently launched two new premium siloxane superwetting surfactants and a new defoamer at the China Coat Show 2013 in Shanghai, China to help formulators meet increasingly stringent environmental standards and improve product performance in waterborne formulations.
Nanum Nanotecnologia S.A., a Brazilian Company, announced that it is supplying functionalized, water-based high concentrated magnetic dispersion that HP manufactures into its proprietary magnetic ink for the use with HP Inkjet Web Presses and other commercial and industrial MICR applications.
Axalta Coating Systems is rolling out its latest generation Nap-Gard® product which can withstand continuous operating temperatures of 155°C (311°F). Nap-Gard High Tg 7-2555 is a thermosetting epoxy powder designed for use as a corrosion barrier coating for underground and sub-sea pipelines that operate in high temperature service. It can be used as a corrosion coating in a stand-alone or dual-powder coating system or as a corrosion coating under multi-layer insulation systems.
UV curing of inks and varnishes is undergoing a major evolutionary change and the emerging low energy UV lamp technology represents the most significant development for many years. Flint Group is at the forefront of ink and coatings development technology and announced the launch of the superb UV Low Energy Curing, Highly Reactive Inks and Coatings system, Ultraking® XCURA.
Emerald Specialties, a business group of Emerald Performance Materials, announces the release of a new silicone product, SILMERA™ PR-27, a concentrated, dilution-stable silicone emulsion that is free of solvents, nonylphenol (NPE) and alkylphenol ethoxylate (APE). SILMERA™ PR-27, the first product launched in Emerald's new line of performance silicone additives, was specially developed as an easy-to-use additive providing superior slip and mar resistance in water-based printing inks, including inks used for indirect food packaging.
The international technology group SCHOTT exhibited its proven anti-reflective glass product AMIRAN® at Exponatec in Cologne (Hall 3.2, Booth B59). This glass eliminates annoying reflections and is thus ideal for use in constructing display cases and glazing important works of art. SCHOTT has further developed its oleophobic DARO coating especially for use with its anti-reflective AMIRAN® glass.
Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. introduced Renewicals™, a breakthrough category of novel products, building blocks and ingredients that enable performance impossible until now. Elevance announced the new product category during Ecochem 2013 [Nov. 19-21], encouraging industry to join the high-growth specialty chemicals company to develop sustainable products that perform better than current alternatives.
Lawter EVP and COO, Jeroen Triesscheijn discussed the new fingerprint resistant and self-restoring coating agent at CHINACOAT [Nov 20-22]. Lawter also introduced rosin based dispersion for the packaging ink market enabling customers to formulate a renewable resource into acrylic dispersion formulations under the name SnowPack.
Master Bond EP38CL was developed for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications that require toughness and durability. With a Shore D hardness exceeding 75, its toughness is a unique property that imparts resistance to rigorous thermal cycling, impact and mechanical shock.
Belgium based Europlasma, one of the world leaders in low pressure plasma technology, presents a new family of conformal nanocoatings for the electronics industry under the Nanofics® brand name. Nanofics® refers to nanoscaled functionalization into the core of complex shaped materials and products.
Wind turbines need to have a service life of 20 years in order to be economically efficient. This means that they need to be robust. BASF has now developed a paint that protects rotor blades even better, especially on the edges. RELEST®Wind LEP technology offers four times higher resistance than conventional solutions.
Leaks can be a pain to deal with and cost homeowners a fortune to fix.Thanks to breakthrough innovations, Rust-Oleum introduces a line of solutions for fixing leaks with LeakSeal Flexible Rubber Coating in spray, LeakSeal Silicone Tape, and coming soon, LeakSeal Flexible Rubber Coating in a brushable version. These three products offer protective barriers that prevent leaks and cracks, providing a flexible water-tight seal that seals moisture penetration and therefore, rust and corrosion. Now when an unexpected leak emerges homeowners have a quick solution to prevent further damage.
Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company and a one of the global leaders in VAE emulsions, invites attendees of the ChinaCoat 2013 international exhibition to learn more about solutions for a broad array of coatings and adhesives applications.
Michelman will be exhibiting at ChinaCoat 2013 in Shanghai, China November 20th-22nd. The exhibition will take place in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre located in Pudong New Area, Shanghai. Michelman will be located in booth #3C77-80 in Hall E3.
Nano Labs Corp. announced the development of a next-generation nano coatings specifically designed for corrosion protection. The Company will be filing a patent application on this innovative technology, marketing another important breakthrough for the U.S.-based nanotechnology development company in the execution of its coatings business strategy in the oil and gas industry
Eco Building Products, Inc., a manufacturer of treated used products, announced the unveiling of Eco Armor - Defensive Paint. Eco Building Products has collaborated with one of the largest paint recyclers in North America, Visions Paint Recycling, LLC, to bring this uniquely blended defensive paint to market, further enhancing the Company's existing family of defensive products.
Tikkurila's new series of Temadur SC-F paints have shorter drying times than the previous Temadur SC series. Their customers are extremely satisfied with these products because they can be used as single-coat paints because they have high sagging value and they contain anti-corrosive pigments.
B-H Paints, a member of the Harris Group of Companies, has launched the new Ulttima Plus line of paints which they declare is the "Ulttimate Paint Solution" manufactured to solve the five major painting challenges that customers revealed through research conducted across the Caribbean. Indeed, inside of the new line of paints are a series of five innovative, proprietary trademarked technologies, all unique to Ulttima Plus.
TEGO® Twin 4200 is the new universal substrate wetting additive for waterborne wood coatings, industrial coatings and printing inks, which can also be used in solvent borne and even UV coatings. In addition to outstanding wetting and anti-cratering properties, TEGO® Twin 4200 provides no foam stabilization and a robust and easier processing during the paint manufacturing.
Coatex, with other BU's of the Arkema Group, Arkema Coatings Resins and Sartomer, will present its solutions to the Asian Paints and Coatings market at the 18th Chinacoat exhibition to be held at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (November 20-22 2013, China). Coatex reiterates its strong involvement as one of the leading designers and producers of waterborne rheology additives with its innovative and robust range of dispersing agents and thickeners.