Process Chemicals

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Lubricants

Silicone Ceramic Lubricant prevents disc brake squeal.

May 23, 2016

Featuring 100% silicone, non-petroleum based formula fortified with high-temperature ceramic-solids, Permatex Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant prevents disc brake squeal and chatter while protecting caliper pins, sleeves, bushings, and pistons against seizing and galling. Product will not melt and can handle temperatures from -50 to 3,000°F. Available in 0.5 oz. squeeze tube and 8 fl oz bottle with built-in applicator, lubricant will not wash out and will last throughout life of brake pad. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Mastic Waterborne Acrylic overcoats sound rusted steel.

May 19, 2016

Designed for minimally prepared sound rusted steel and previously coated surfaces, Series 118 Uni-Bond Mastic provides rust-inhibitive tie coat that can be used with acrylic and solvent-borne urethane and fluoropolymer finish coats. It is possible to apply 6–8 mils dry film thickness per coat. Single component product sprays on easily with dry-fall characteristics that minimize potential for overspray issues. Series 118 offers 200% elasticity for optimized flexibility and impact resistance. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

High-Barrier Transparent PET Film suits retort pouch applications.

May 18, 2016

Used to produce transparent, printable, and microwaveable packaging, Barrialox® SBR2 aluminum oxide-coated polyester film resists pinholing, flex-cracking, and scuffing/abrasion. Thermal stability and such mechanical properties as strength and dimensional stability enable product to withstand converting process conditions and retort sterilization heat/pressure. Typical value, flat sheet oxygen- and moisture-barrier transmission rates are, respectively, 0.01 cc/100 in. and 0.02 g/100 in. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean

Interplastic Corporation to Exhibit at the Niagara Falls Trenchless Technology Road Show

May 16, 2016

St. Paul, MN – Interplastic Corporation announced that it will be showcasing its CoREZYN® Cured-In-Place Pipe resins at the 2016 Niagara Falls Trenchless Technology Road Show. The event will be taking place at the Scotiabank Convention Center, May 18 – 19, 2016, in Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada. At booth #305, Interplastic will feature its CIPP resin products. These resins have helped... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Pennsylvania's Crozer-Chester Medical Center's 40-foot-diameter Skylight Finished by Linetec

May 16, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin  - Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Chester, Pennsylvania, designed by Charles Cross Architecture, features a 40-foot-diameter dome skylight, manufactured and installed by Super Sky Products Enterprises, LLC. Linetec finished the 1,411-square-foot skylight’s aluminum framing in a Silver mica high-performance architectural coating. Linetec’s senior marketing specialist,... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Linetec Showcases Terra Cotta Texture Colors on Metal Cladding

May 13, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin  - During the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Expo in booth #1143, Linetec features its palette of 17 texture finish colors that mimic the look and feel of natural terra cotta. The textured finishes will be showcased on a wall of metal cladding in a brickwork pattern. “Architects like that our faux terra cotta texture colors can be specified on a... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Sartomer to Present Wide Range of Innovative UV/EB Technology at RadTech 2016

May 13, 2016

Five top UV/EB curing specialists from Sartomer Americas, a business unit of Arkema Inc., will give technical presentations at the RadTech UV+EB 2016 Technology Expo and Conference. The event takes place May 16 to 18 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare hotel in Rosemont, Illinois. Sartomer will also exhibit a variety of specialty UV and EB-curable oligomers and resins at booth 501 during the show. ... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Polyurethane Foam Resin exhibits viscoelastic behavior.

May 12, 2016

Consisting of liquid polyether based polyurethane, which stays soft at very cold temperatures, VEF-99 Resin creates flexible foam for variety of custom applications. Product has very low deflection when cured and conforms to object with viscoelastic behavior. Pot life is above 30 seconds, which allows small amounts to be batched manually without dispensing machine. With mixing ratio of 1:1 by volume, resin is suitable for product designers, prototype makers, and short-run part manufacturers. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Conductive Silicone Rubber Gaskets feature fabric reinforcement.

May 11, 2016

Available in .020 and .032 in. thicknesses, SNE-556-R and SNE-540-R are nickel-graphite filled silicone rubber with fabric reinforcement that exhibit durability and dimensional stability. Both materials can be die cut or water jet cut into EMI shielding gaskets with narrow cross sections. While SNE-556-R consists of 65 durometer, conductive silicone used for EMI and environmental sealing, softer SNE-540-R is made in 40 durometer for enhanced conformability. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Architectural Coatings offer natural colors with antique look.

May 10, 2016

Made of 70% PVDF, Fluropon® Effects Rustica Architectural Coatings contain special effects pigments that create saturated colors with antique aesthetic, including some with subtle color shift. Products can be used on aluminum extrusions, aluminum-framed windows, metal roofing systems, and composite and insulated metal wall panels. Designed to meet AAMA 620, 621, and 2605-13 standards, coatings provide color and gloss retention, withstand extreme weathering, and resist dirt, stains, and fading. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

Cascades® EVOK® Expands into the US with Johnsonville® Fresh Sausage Products

May 6, 2016

KINGSEY FALLS, QC – Cascades inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recycling and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, is pleased to announce the arrival of Cascades EVOK® on the American market in collaboration with Johnsonville Sausage. This is the first national sausage brand to use polystyrene foam trays which are made of 25% recycled content and now manufactured in the... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

JinkoSolar 1500-Volt Eagle Modules Available for Delivery in North America Following UL 1703 Certification

May 2, 2016

SHANGHAI and WILMINGTON, Del. - JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar"), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that its 1500-volt Eagle PV modules, manufactured with its strategic partner DuPont's™ Tedlar® polyvinyl fluoride (PVF) film-based backsheets, have received UL1703 certification by Underwriters Laboratories (UL). Following certification, the... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

3D Printing: Ultem® PEI

April 29, 2016

Ultem®/PEI (polyetherimide) has struck the 3D printing world as a high performance material for 3D printing beds. Ultem®/PEI film enables 3D printing enthusiasts to produce both ABS and PLA prints. This film offers extreme heat resistance, coupled with high mechanical strength, stiffness, UV stability, and broad chemical resistance. Ultem® allows 3D prints to be held firmly in place at high... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Kraton is "Stretching the Limits" in the Design and Construction of Personal Care Products at the IDEA 2016 Expo

April 28, 2016

HOUSTON and BOSTON - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, announces plans to exhibit at IDEA 2016. The Kraton team will be available at booth #752, May 3rd-5th at the Boston Convention Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts. ... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Polyurethane Gel Casting Resin Formula features non-tack surface.

April 8, 2016

Fostering design freedom for product engineers, NTG-9 allows production of stand-alone polyurethane gel parts in mold without prefabrication of flexible film/laminate material. Viscosity values of component materials allow facilitated handling and replication of mold surface at high resolution. Able to be processed at room temperature in ambient pressure molds, formula serves applications requiring soft elastomeric material with good cushioning effect, strength, and less tacky surface.<br /> <br /> Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Dow Expands Boundaries with Customers at 2016 American Coatings SHOW

April 6, 2016

Industry experts from Dow showcase new rheology modifiers and other innovations developed to solve industry challenges PHILADELPHIA – The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) is answering the dynamic needs of coatings formulators, manufacturers, regulators and applicators with the latest innovations to help solve their most critical challenges at the 2016 American Coatings SHOW April 12-14,... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Thermal Insulative Acrylic Coating minimizes CUI risk.

April 6, 2016

By enabling dangerously hot systems like piping and ductwork to stay cool to the touch, Heat-Flex® 3500 prevents burns and protects personnel. Product can be applied to ambient or hot surfaces up to 350°F, minimizing downtime. Insulative and anti-corrosive properties enable plant owners to eliminate concerns related to corrosion under insulation (CUI). Available in white and slate gray, single-component, waterborne acrylic formulation can be applied with standard airless equipment. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Awarded the Steel Tank Institute's 2015 Affiliate New Product of the Year Award for New Envirolastic® Polyaspartic Urethanes

April 5, 2016

Polyaspartic Technology Provides Adhesion and Corrosion Resistance, Color and Gloss Retention CLEVELAND, OHIO – Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Coatings was awarded the Steel Tank Institute (STI) 2015 Affiliate New Product of the Year for its EnviroLastic® Polyaspartic coatings at STI’s annual meeting in partnership with the Steel Plate Fabricators Association. The foundation of the... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

LUMIFLON® FEVE Improves Durability and Weatherability of San Diego Airport, Skydance Bridge and Other Iconic Structures

April 4, 2016

AGC Chemicals Americas to Highlight Notable LUMIFLON-based Coatings Applications at American Coatings Show EXTON, Pa., – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. will feature LUMIFLON® fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE) resins for industrial and architectural applications at the 2016 American Coatings Show. Topcoats formulated with LUMIFLON resins are ultra-weatherable, offering outstanding gloss and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Covalon to Present SurgiClear(TM) at AORN Surgical Conference and Expo

April 4, 2016

MISSISSAUGA, ON, – Covalon Technologies Ltd. (the "Company" or "Covalon") (TSXV: COV), an advanced medical technologies company, today announced that it will be featuring SurgiClear™ at the Association of periOperative Registered Nurse's (AORN) Surgical Conference and Expo, the largest international gathering of perioperative registered nurses worldwide. SurgiClear™ is one of the... Read More