Product News: Paints & Coatings
Solar Reflective Coating is suited for green building market.
Press Release Summary:
July 1, 2008 - Flurospar® SR is used to coat aluminum windows, curtain walls, shutters, awnings, louvers, wall panels, and other building components. Spray-applied, factory cured coating is formulated with solar reflective pigments that keep building components cool. Available in white, black, green, blue, brown, and red, eco-friendly and mar-resistant coating minimizes need for touch-up/repainting. Pearlescent effects are also available in Flurospar SR Classic II formulation.
Original Press Release
Valspar Announces First Enhanced Solar Reflective, Energy Saving Extrusion Coating for the Green Building Market
Press release date: June 19, 2008
o Improved coverage ratio decreases the amount of energy used to apply finish
o Improved mar resistance
o Minimal need for touch-up or repainting
o No harmful off-gases from installed building components
o No cadmium or lead based pigments
o Aluminum coated with Valspar extrusion finishes is 100% recyclable
o Approximately 1/3 of the aluminum used in the U.S. comes from recycled material Valspar is a participating member in several green building initiatives including Energy Star, LEED, and the CRRC. The company also offers an enhanced solar reflective Valspar SR Cool Roof coil applied coating that was introduced in 2000 for the metal roofing market. The Valspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL) is a global leader in the paint and coatings industry. Since 18 06, Valspar has been dedicated to bringing customers the latest innovations, the finest quality and the best customer service in the coatings industry. For more information, visit www.valsparglobal.com/. Source: Valspar Corporation CONTACT:
Mary Ann Johnson of Valspar Corporation,
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