NIC Industries devoted nearly two years of research and development building from the world class Cerakote C-7300 Black Velvet coating technology. C-7600 Glacier Black represents the flagship offering for NIC's new, Glacier™ line of advanced, ultra high temperature coatings.
Japan-based Nippon Paint Group recently launched odourless air care product which cleanses the air by absorbing the indoor air pollutant, according to a company official. The latest product from the company would initially available in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh markets. It would be later rolled out in the other markets in coming months, Ramakanth V Akula, President - Decoratives, Nippon Paint (India) said.
A world-leading designer and producer of waterborne rheology additives, Coatex will showcase its innovative and robust range of dispersing agents and thickeners in space 3-F-2 at ABRAFATI Transamérica Expo Center (September 16-18 2013, Brazil).
As a company committed to innovating high performance electro-chemicals, Electrolube will launch a new UV Cure Conformal Coating (UVCL) at ATX Midwest in Chicago on booth 1337. The new UVCL coating provides the highest level of protection for electronic circuitry at exceptionally high speeds of application and cures within seconds upon exposure to UV light.
NEI Corporation announced recently that it has introduced a transparent, micron-thick coating that provides both scratch resistance and easy-to-clean properties to surfaces. The waterborne SR-100EC coating can be applied to plastics such as polycarbonate, PMMA, PET, polyurethane, epoxy, as well as metals such as stainless steel, aluminum, titanium, brass and chrome.
Saint-Gobain Ceramic Materials, has added new green tinted coatings to its Combat® coating portfolio. The new tinted coating protects surfaces from extreme conditions of high temperature, corrosion or oxidation, while adding a color to improve application visibility and enable efficient re-application during processing.
The PPG PITTSBURGH PAINTS® brand recently announced the launch of the Atlantic Color Collection, a new palette of 42 colors representing the significant coastal shades of Canada's Atlantic region. Inspired by the atmosphere of the true east coast warmth and relaxed mood, the palette combines local marine-inspired shades for both interior and exterior home color combinations.
Sulzer Metco has developed a new diamond-like carbon (DLC) coating that helps automotive designers to achieve the EU6 emission limit. The new thin film coating called "A.CARBON" ensures component reliability with a surface solution that combines reduced friction and excellent wear protection.
BASF has introduced Joncryl® 2136-A, a low foaming, low gassing emulsion for brilliant metallic inks that are viscosity stable and resist hard settling. Joncryl® 2136-A enables the formulation of stable bronze and aluminum water-based printing inks with excellent printability and good resolubility.
Arkema has announced a comprehensive range of PEKK (Poly Ether Ketone Ketone) ultra-high performance polymers comprised of three families of products whose properties meet the requirements of aerospace, oil exploration and electronics applications. These new materials significantly expand Arkema's High Performance Materials offerings to high added value markets.
Visitors attending ABRAFATI 2013 will be introduced to a broad range of dispersions, high performance, metallic and special effect pigments from Sun Chemical Performance Pigments that can meet sustainability needs, maintain high color strength, and give added durability in a variety of harsh conditions in the architectural, automotive, industrial, and waterborne coatings markets.
BASF recently launched Hydropalat® WE 3111, a non-APEO pigment wetting agent which provides excellent color acceptance and can be used as a dispersing agent in base paints. Hydropalat WE 3111 outperforms the leading APEO-based mid-high HLB (12-15) surfactants that are extensively used to improve compatibility of base paints with pigmented tints.
HydraBan® 420 is a versatile new water repellent coating from Michelman used by converters of paper and corrugated. It is an economical and easy to run coating with or without dilution. It is FDA-compliant for direct food contact, repulpable and recyclable.
Deposition Sciences, Inc. has announced the expanded family of optical thin film coatings including antireflection (AR) coatings, hot and cold mirrors, front-surface mirrors, and IR coatings for commercial and industrial applications.
PPG Industries' industrial coatings business has added DRAGONHIDE™ heavy-duty coatings to its lineup of polyurea-based protective coatings for trucks, commercial vehicles, heavy-duty equipment and other demanding applications. DragonHide heavy-duty coatings are designed to solve the toughest coatings challenges.
Perstorp, one of the leading suppliers of building blocks for the coatings and plastic industry, will be exhibiting several new products this year at Abrafati at stand 198. The company is also a leader in sustainable chemistry and will present innovative products, such as Capa™ and Voxtar™ that offer excellent environmental profiles and uncompromising performance.
ICD High Performance Coatings has announced the commercialization of a much-needed product for the auto glass industry. ICD has answered this concern with its new CeramiGlass™ screen print coating. While CeramiGlass™ performs equally to ceramic enamel in every way, the coating’s dual cure (low temperature and tempering temperature) nature now offers auto windshield manufacturers the ability to print and lightly cure, which eliminates many unwanted issues in the bending/laminating process.
Nippon Paint launched its latest innovation in decorative paint - Nippon Momento™ Special Effect Paint. By launching this new product, Nippon Paint takes decorative trends in the paint industry beyond color. Mr. Nayyar Ali Dada, honored the launch ceremony as Chief Guest.
Surface scratches (e.g. on doors and windows) are undesirable, but protecting modern alkyd coatings from these scratches is achievable with BYK's new easy-to-use nanotechnology solution. NANOBYK®-3630 provides excellent scratch resistance, high gloss, and transparency at the same time. No influence on drying time or system hardness was observed when using the additive.
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will demonstrate how eco-friendly alternatives really can deliver top-level product performance and that all-important competitive-edge to leather manufacturers, at ACLE 2013 in Shanghai from September 4-6 (Booth D11, Hall E2).