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Carestream Contract Manufacturing to Feature Custom Coating Capabilities at Display Week 2016

May 26, 2016

Booth # 1244 WHO: Carestream Contract Manufacturing is a proven provider of roll-to-roll precision contract coating services for advanced materials applications. WHAT: Carestream will highlight its high-precision coating services for optical and display films at Display Week (Booth # 1244). The company enables efficient scale-up to high-volume, low-cost, roll-to-roll manufacturing,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services

Carestream Contract Manufacturing Upgrades Precision Coating Services for 2016

May 26, 2016

Strategic Initiatives Expand Capabilities for Growth into New Markets Carestream Contract Manufacturing is a proven provider of roll-to-roll precision contract coating services for advanced materials applications. MEDFORD, Ore. – Carestream Contract Manufacturing, a proven provider of roll-to-roll precision contract coating services for advanced materials applications, opened the year... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Black Oxide Finish protects machine tool components.

May 26, 2016

Utilizing oxidation process using milder chemicals at lower temperature, TRU TEMP® 0.54 micron thick, satin black magnetite coating adds protection to such components as gears, sprockets, and couplings without causing any functional change. This non-polluting black oxide system, which withstands up to 100 hr of neutral salt spray (ASTM B 117) or several hundred hours of humidity (ASTM D 1748), has 25 min processing time and no EPA regulated metal content. Read More

Paints & Coatings

EterniTex Products Help Ropes and Cords Perform Better and Last Longer

May 24, 2016

These coatings and finishes are customized solutions engineered by Whitford, manufacturers of the largest, most complete line of fluoropolymer coatings in the world. Whitford has been solving problems caused by abrasion, friction, etc., since 1969. EterniTex products are known by a growing number of marine rope manufacturers to extend the life of their HMPE working ropes. Manufacturers of... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Nonstick Coating withstands kitchen use and abuse.

May 24, 2016

Formulated to withstand abuse typical of average kitchens, Eclipse® HB (High Build) complies with all US and European food-safety regulations and can be applied up to 2.4 mils/60 microns without any mud-cracking. This coating stays in suspension, will not settle, and sprays easily. Read More

Paints & Coatings

High-Build Coatings suit extreme performance environments.

May 24, 2016

Deriving its properties from polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), Xylan® 1300HB System is virtually unaffected by solvents to 400°F and resists attack from most acids and alkalies. Xylan 1391HB Primer provides optimized adhesion and corrosion-barrier performance when applied to properly prepared substrates, while Xylan 1311HB Topcoat delivers abrasion protection, nonwetting properties, low coefficient of friction, and chemical resistance. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Whitford Launches 5 New, Improved Nonstick Coatings for Cookware and Bakeware at Ambiente

May 23, 2016

Frankfurt, Germany - Whitford, makers of the largest, most complete line of nonstick and decorative coatings in the world, announces five new coatings to serve a variety of needs for cookware and bakeware. The new products and their key improvements are: 1. Tetran®: Designed primarily for rice cookers, new Tetran provides at least six times the release life of conventional rice-cooker... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Paints & Coatings

Whitford's New Eterna® Bakeware Coating Lasts as Much as 33 Times Longer than the Competition

May 23, 2016

Whitford’s patented Eterna® cookware coating set a whole new standard for extra-long-lasting release when it was launched. Now Whitford brings the same concept of better, longer-lasting release to bakeware, providing the longest-lasting nonstick life of all the many bakeware coatings Whitford labs have tested. In the high-sugar muffin test, conventional coatings achieve an average of 6... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

QuadFoam NeXGen the First Spray Foam Insulation System to Pass NFPA285 with Next Generation HFO Blowing Agent Technology

May 23, 2016

System Provides Better Design Alternatives for Environmentally Conscious Architects,Specifiers and Building Owners ST. LOUIS – Accella Polyurethane Systems, an industry leading manufacturer of spray foam insulation and coatings, today announced its QuadFoam® NeXGen® medium-density closed-cell spray foam has recently passed the NFPA 285 full-scale fire test using the newest liquid blowing... Read More

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

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

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

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

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

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, 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