Paints & Coatings

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Paints & Coatings

Spray Dispenser affords operational flexibility, uniform output.

May 23, 2016

Used for precise dispensing conformal coating material, preeflow® eco-SPRAY features endless piston principle and low-flow spray chamber. Volume to be nebulized can be precisely defined and exactly applied, and variation in volume rate allows spray width to be changed on-the-fly during operation. While selection of dosing needles and air shutters are included for facilitated setup, viscosity- and back-pressure independent spraying allows application of constant amount to defined area. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Infiana Receives AIMCAL Award for its FlexPLAS® Release Film

May 20, 2016

Infiana has received the 2016 Technology of the Year Award for its FlexPLAS® product, a plasma-coated release film developed and distributed in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials (IFAM). FlexPLAS® plays a decisive role in the manufacture of large and complex fiber reinforced plastics for lightweight structures, with its use speeding up... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services, Green & Clean

Linetec Displays Curved Extrusions Finished with Valspar's Fluropon Effects Nova Coatings

May 20, 2016

Fluropon Effects Nova BlackWausau, Wisconsin - Highlighting its stretch forming and finishing capabilities during the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Expo, Linetec displays curved aluminum extrusions finished in Valspar's Fluropon® Effects new Nova color family. Stretch Forming by Linetec allows architectural product manufacturers to have their metal building... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

CVD Graphene Films meet diverse application requirements.

May 19, 2016

Produced via chemical vapor deposition (CVD) methods, graphene film can be used as transparent conductors and in other applications. CVD graphene on copper foil has copper foil thickness of 0.035 mm, monolayer thickness from 2–3 nm, and film morphology with continuous monolayer >95%. While ultra-clean graphene on SiO2/Si Wafers transfer by PSA films, graphene on quartz glass supports transfer by hot pressing. Graphene on PET, also available, delivers maximum flexibility. 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

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Valspar Shares New Colors, Green Innovations and Continuing Education at AIA

May 16, 2016

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia addition features nine of Valspar’s PVDF colors; Sharing their passionate knowledge of color and expertise in architectural coatings, the Valspar Corporation's representatives will be exhibiting in booth #3621 at the annual American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention and Expo, May 19-21, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in... 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, 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

Paints & Coatings

Hybrid Fortune 500 Partner Launches Green Polyurethane(TM) Based Coating Product

May 9, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO -- Hybrid Coating Technologies Inc. (OTC Pink:HCTI) is pleased to announce that one of its Fortune 500 Partners has recently launched a coating product based on Hybrid’s proprietary zero isocyanate Green Polyurethane™ Hardener through its corporate retail distribution network. As previously announced in Hybrid’s December 17, 2015 Significant Milestone press release, Hybrid... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Premier Diamond C Trailers Now Feature New Levels of Impact Resistance and Extreme Protection with Advanced LINE-X Coatings

May 3, 2016

- Diamond C Trailers Now Offering LINE-X High-Performance Protective Coatings to Extend the Life of All Utility, Car Hauler, Equipment, Tilt Bed and Dump Trailers - HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - LINE-X, a global leader in high performance protective coatings and automotive aftermarket accessories, announced a new manufacturing partnership with the premier trailer manufacturer, Diamond C Trailers. Based... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Lead Paint Sealant and Treatment Formula features low VOCs.

May 2, 2016

Combining lead treatment reagents, paint penetrators, and water-based paint, Lead Defender® provides up to 95% reduction in lead hazards, controls spread of airborne lead dust by up to 99%, and resists acid rain. Low odor, tintable product delivers smooth finish with max adhesion to variety of surfaces. With low VOCs of less than 15 g/L, Lead Defender® can be used as All-in-One interior primer, lead sealant, and top coat, or as exterior primer and lead sealer prior to standard exterior topcoat. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Optical Grade Anti-Fog Coating is formulated for durability.

April 29, 2016

Formulated with NANOMYTE® SR-100 scratch-resistant transparent coating base coating modified with amphiphilic compounds locked into coating matrix, NANOMYTE® SAF-100 passes EN 168 for Mist Retardant Anti-fog Coatings and also exhibits anti-frost properties. Anti-fog properties are retained after repeated washing with soap and water, and HB pencil hardness speaks to mechanical stability. Liquid coating can be applied by dipping, spraying, roll, or flow coating. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

MBK Offers "Green" Tape Solutions Helping Heal Our Planet

April 25, 2016

MBK Tape Solutions Chatsworth, CA – MBK has always been on the forefront of exploring new PSA Pressure Sensitive Adhesive technology, in turn, offering more “green” tape solutions to their broad customer base. Emulsion based, hot melt and UV cured tapes do not omit VOC’s that typical solvent based tapes have in them during their curing/ drying process. The pure nature of how these tapes... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Industrias Auge Named a "Whitford Quality Approved Coater"

April 22, 2016

Houston, TX. – Whitford, makers of the world’s largest, most complete line of fluoropolymer coatings, has launched a “Quality Approved Coater” program in North America that recognizes a limited number of coating applicators who meet strict criteria set by Whitford. The program originated in the oil industry in Asia, where it met with great success. It consists of a select group of... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Decorative Yet Functional Concrete Floor Coating for 86-year-old Building

April 15, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS - The renovation of an 86-year-old historical building in Pittsburgh – the Energy Innovation Center (EIC) at the site of the former Connelly Trade School – took special care in preserving the building’s interior features. The building’s 20,000-square-foot concrete floor was poured in 1930, and the surface was severely spalled and cracked in many areas. The restoration... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Paints & Coatings, Services

Dymax Dual-Cure Conformal Coating 9482 Received UL Certifications

April 14, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Dual Cure 9482 has received certification against the UL Flammability and Electrical standards for materials used in printed wiring boards. This UV curable conformal coating, specially formulated to cure in shadowed areas underneath components on printed circuit boards, has met UL 746-E (electricals) and UL 94-V0 ( flammability) testing. Formulated with UV... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Waterborne Binder adheres to steel and metallic surfaces.

April 13, 2016

Designed for use in intumescent coatings that protect structural and architectural steel, ProHere™ V 30290 exhibits optimized compact and stable foaming properties. Polymeric binder minimizes demand for coalescing agent in formulation, resulting in lower VOC coating. Product can be formulated into coatings that meet fire resistance classifications of up to 90 minutes. With long open time and ease of workability, ProHere™ V 30290 is suitable for factory or on-site application. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Paints & Coatings

Gloss Coating endows floors with durable, wet appearance.

April 12, 2016

Within application of up to 6 coats, LUX UHS Floor Finish produces gloss shine on retail facility, supermarket, building service, and property management facility floors. This white liquid does not yellow, reduces labor, and eliminates re-coat applications. Durable finish, exhibiting scuff and heel mark resistance as well as detergent resistance, is suitable for food plants, Kosher, and pH rating of 7.0&ndash;9.5 as well as density of 1.032 g/cm³ at 25°C.<br /> Read More