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Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Oligomers Coatings Global Product Manager Caroline Corniello will give a product presentation at the upcoming RadTech Europe Conference October 13 to 15 in Prague, Czech Republic.Â Ms. Corniello's presentation, "Dendritic Oligomers for LED-Curable Formulations", will be held on Wednesday, October 14, 11:00-11:15.Â She'll discuss how these oligomers,... Read More
Water-based, non-toxic, and non-flammable, FERTAN Rust Converter stops rust corrosion on variety of surfaces and converts those surfaces into black zinc phosphate coating that is suited for use as fresh paint base. Zinc phosphate coating will protect metal for up to 6 months before additional primer or paint needs to be applied. Under ideal conditions (75Â°F and 70% humidity), FERTAN Rust... Read More
Michelman Signs Exclusive Agreement with Syntax Technology Limited to Distribute DigiPrime Digital Press PrimerOct 05, 2015
CINCINNATI, OHÂ - Michelman has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Beijing, China based Syntax Technology Limited, whereby Syntax will assume sole distribution responsibilities for Michelman’s line of HP-recommended DigiPrimeÂ® digital printing primers and DigiGuardÂ® overprint varnishes. DigiPrime and DigiGuard are industry-leading brands for use with HP Indigo presses.... Read More
Stain-causing bacteria, molds, mildews, and fungi are menacing threats to the safety of your medical devices, appliances, and all other consumer contact applications. These unforgiving decomposers will quickly turn your product from treasure to trash. Knowing this, it is important to not only fight back, but to be preventative. The reputation of your company depends on it. There is no better way... Read More
Acting asÂ barrier between punch and sheet metal,Â SuperMax™Â improves stripping and extends tool life. This tool coating increases number of hits between sharpening and consequently reduces machine downtime. Other effects enhancing punching process quality and efficiencyÂ include reduced galling, slug pulling, and corner breakdown. Applied using nano-layer technology, coating offers... Read More
Experts on hand for new product demos and professional development sessions ST. PAUL, Minn. – Working to create a safer world for workers, 3M has strengthened its core personal protective equipment (PPE) and expanded its safety services offerings in time for the annual National Safety Council (NSC) Congress and Expo. 3M (Booth 2319), along with recently acquired Capital Safety (Booth 2439),... Read More
Used as topcoat in label and packaging printing applications, Michem Flex R1930 improves adhesion of inks, including UV-cured inks, to printed labels and flexible packaging substrates. Chemical-resistant product, also suited for film converters or printers who produce packaging and labels for use in harsh environments, can be applied using gravure, flexo, and other coating methods. Effective at... Read More
EXTON, Pa.Â – Kristen Blankenship, technical service chemist at AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present the latest advancements of fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE)-based powder coatings for architectural applications at the 2015 Powder Coatings Symposium on October 14 at 9:40 a.m. Blankenship will discuss the chemistry, exceptional weatherability and environmental benefits of FEVE... Read More
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Intended for high-output, direct-injection turbocharged gasoline engines (GTDI), MSC312 top piston ring thermal spray coating features chromium nitride (CrN) composition that optimizes scuff-and-wear capabilities. Use of chromium nitride in top ring coating is applied through high-velocity oxygen fuel (HVOF) method, and addition of molybdenum-chrome provides enhancements to pure CrN. Coating... Read More
Approved for use on Xeikon digital presses, 100% aqueous DigiPrime 4453 promotes rub resistance and ink adhesion to IML films. This flexo- and gravure-ready primer, Xeikon-approved for use with its dry toners, will not yellow or lose print receptivity over time, is effective for in-mold label printing, and is suitable for food contact. OtherÂ applications include digitally printed labels and... Read More
Providing steel structures with protection against corrosion, abrasion, impact, and chemicals, polyurea coatings are formulated with zero VOCs and cure to touch within few seconds. Cut-resistant solutions, supporting direct to metal application or use with Chemline Primers, let OEMs applyÂ thick protective plastic membrane around steel structures via pressurized, heated, dual-component, spray... Read More
Michelman Presenting Versatile Selection of Printing & Packaging Solutions at 4th Specialty Films & Flexible Packaging ConferenceSep 16, 2015
CINCINNATI, OHÂ - Michelman will be presenting a variety of its flagship print receptive and functional coating technologies at the 4th Specialty Films Flexible Packaging Conference being held September 15-16 in Mumbai, India. Mr. Bill Magee, Group Director of Michelman’s Printing Packaging division will be doing a presentation at the show entitled “Breakthrough Technology - Water-Based... Read More
Mersen to Showcase Comprehensive Portfolio Of 1500VDC PV Products and PV Rapid Shutdown Solution At SPI 2015Sep 14, 2015
NEWBURYPORT, MA — Mersen will display its complete portfolio of 1500VDC components for the growing solar market during Solar Power International, September 15-17 in Anaheim, CA. Launched in mid-2015, this comprehensive product portfolio was developed for early design into 1500VDC systems. The comprehensive product portfolio includes string and NH style fuses, supporting fuse gear, surge... Read More
One ofÂ Pumpcoat/PCI Contractor’sÂ Power Generation customers in Connecticut recently built a new storeroom. Their previous one was no longer large enough. Once the new structure was built, there were a few components that PCI Contractors was able to lend its expertise to completing it to spec.Â The flooring the customer required was a non-skid floor that mitigated moisture.Â Â ... Read More
Featuring water-based polyurethane resin, fade-resistant pigments, and reflective glass spheres, CRC Reflective Spray Paints and Reflective Mining Paints are used to mark hazards or objects which need to be located in low-light or dark areas, such asÂ fire hydrants, safety equipment, guard rails, electrical switch boxes, gas meters, and boat piers. Supplied in 16 oz and 20 ozÂ aerosol cans,... Read More
(Indianapolis, IN) – Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) is pleased to announce that it will exhibit in two booths at at SMTA International, scheduled to take place Sep. 29 - 30, 2015 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The SCS team will showcase the Precisioncoat V in booth #434 as well as Parylene conformal coating services and technologies in booth #941. The SCS... Read More
Houston, TX. Whitford, makers of the world's largest, most complete line of fluoropolymer coatings, has launched a "Quality Approved Coater" program in the United States that recognizes a limited number of coating applicators who meet strict criteria set by Whitford. The program was originally tested in the oil industry in Asia, where it met with great success. It consists of a select group... Read More
Elverson, PAÂ – Whitford Corporation, manufacturer of the world's largest, most complete line of fluoropolymer coatings for industrial and consumer industries, has formed a new Medical Coatings Group dedicated to the supply of fluoropolymer coatings for use on medical devices. The construction of the Medical Coatings Group facility has been completed at the company headquarters in... Read More
Establishing polymer coating that encases each fiber of material, EverShield DOR increases durability through complex, protective matrix. Environmentally friendly formula uses C6 chemistry and is also water-based with no VOCs. Unlike some DWRs, EverShield treated fabrics can be washed at standard temperatures: no super-heated wash or drying cycles are needed to maintain superhydrophobicity or... Read More
Used in manufacturing of LED lamps and lighting assemblies, Dow CorningÂ® CI-2001 optimizes lightÂ output and efficiencyÂ while offering resistance to aging and UV light.Â White silicone coating features low viscosity of 1,500 cP which optimizes flow and fills in narrow gaps and spaces. Curing at room temperature to tough, resilient non-tacky surface, CI-2001 can be applied to large... Read More