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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

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

Paints & Coatings

Polyurethane Coating extends turf durability.

April 12, 2016

Suited for sports and high-traffic areas, TuftGuard® polyurethane (PU) coating material enables turf to withstand tough use. Tuft bind property ensures turf holds its integrity and holds filaments in place without substantial loss to foster extended life for sport surfaces. Specific properties include ability to allow turf to exceed 10 lb tuft bind. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Paints & Coatings

Thread-Locker Gel eliminates running and dripping.

April 8, 2016

Available in 3 strengths, Resbond&trade; 907TSG provides high-temperature, thermally stable, electrically insulating, and chemical-resistant seals up to 2,100°F. Product comes in Blue Standard for general purpose use, Red High Strength for vibrating applications, and Gold High Strength to fill large gap widths. Packaged in 4 oz applicator bottles, gel goes exactly where is is applied and cures at room temperature. Typical uses include screws, nuts, bolts, pipe threads, fittings, bearings, and studs. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Corrosion Protection Epoxy targets water/wastewater market.

April 7, 2016

Protecting concrete and steel from corrosion in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment facilities, Dura-Plate® 6100 amine-cured, 100% solids epoxy is capable of film builds of 125+ mils in one coat, exhibits chemical resistance, and does not contain any solvent. Off-white, spray-applied, resinous coating, which dries to touch in 30 min at 77°F and cures for immersion in 12 hr, can be applied in temperatures as low as 50°F. Return-to-service time of 12 hr reduces downtime. 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

Adhesives & Sealants, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Paints & Coatings

Cementitious Resurfacer offers 70-minute pot life.

April 6, 2016

Containing Part A Epoxy, Part B Hardener, and Part C Mortar, Dura-Plate® 2300 patches and fills voids and bugholes in concrete and masonry structures. Water-based product provides hard surface with optimized adhesion that minimizes potential for pin-holing and outgassing problems typically associated with coating concrete. Dura-Plate 2300 can be dry to touch in 3&ndash;4 hours and cures for immersion in 12 hours at 75°F. Offered in flat concrete gray, product can be applied at minimum of 40°F. 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

Paints & Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Enables Cities to Wash Away Graffiti with Ease

April 5, 2016

Anti-Graffiti Coating allows for quick graffiti removal, keeping communities beautiful CLEVELAND – Cities looking to beautify their neighborhoods through cleanup and restoration efforts can quickly and easily reduce unsightly graffiti with Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Anti-Graffiti Coating. The coating prevents graffiti from adhering to underlying surfaces and allows unwelcome artwork... 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, Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

Removable Hot Melt Material streamlines substrate coating.

March 31, 2016

Formulated to allow accelerated, precise deposition in small areas, slump-resistant Technomelt® AS 8998 is compatible with automated dispensing systems and offers peel-off approach to masking specific components or designated PCB areas that must remain free of any applied protective coatings. This silicone- and halogen-free, RoHS-compliant material, which solidifies upon cooling, ensures accurate coverage only where needed and without any material migration. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Liquid Hydrophobic/Oleophobic Coating is transparent and durable.

March 24, 2016

Developed for promoting dropwise condensation in condensers to enhance heat transfer efficiency, NANOMYTE® SuperCN repels water and oils and is optimized for adhesion to various substrates. Thickness of 2&ndash;5 microns creates mechanically stable coating that cannot be easily removed by abrasion or harsh cleaners and chemicals. Liquid coating solution, composed of sustainable functionalized PFPEs that do not contain perfluorooctanoic acid, can be applied by dipping, spraying, roll, or flow coating. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Services

Chemcoaters Addresses EQ Controversy Directly

March 22, 2016

“G40 hot dip galvanized with Intercoat® ChemGuard will substantially outperform G235 and offer a much lower overall cost,” states director of sales  marketing Mike Tieri In a forceful announcement made today, Chemcoaters, Inc. (Gary, Indiana) directly addressed the EQ (Equivalent Coating) controversy with the statement above, attributed to Mike Tieri, Director of Sales & Marketing for... Read More