Polymer Coatings

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

Paints & Coatings

Licensed Stencil Manufacturers Feature Florida CirTech's NanoSlic Coating

February 29, 2016

Introduced to the electronics market in 2014, NanoSlic is a proprietary thermoset polymer coating that renders metals, glass and polymers hydrophobic and oleophobic for improved protection and performance. FCT has developed not only the breakthrough chemistry, but also the equipment and application process that provide a turnkey stencil coating solution, NanoSlic Gold. Though used in multiple...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Paints & Coatings, Safety & Security Equipment

Intrinsic Moisture Vapor Suppressant produces zero VOCs.

January 19, 2016

Functions universally with all adhesives and cementitious chemistries from any manufacturer, Aquaflex iMVS™ forms dense concrete/plastic matrix that elevates installation performance to 95% insitu RH and/or 12 lb MVER. Non-silicate, bio-based product is self-priming, non-flammable, and does not require mixing. Only CSP 1 surface preparation is required. Instead of blocking moisture, product suppresses moisture emissions to within flooring manufacturers' adhesive tolerance. Read More

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

Michelman Introduces ChinaCoat 2015 Attendees to Powerful Coating Systems

November 23, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman introduced ChinaCoat 2015 attendees to its line of polymeric binder systems that are formulated to work flawlessly with the company's specialty line of surface additives. This pairing of compatible Michelman binders and additive technologies gives customers a competitive advantage by facilitating faster new product development time and improved speed-to-market. ...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

WACKER Presents New High-Performance Release Agents for PSA Labels

August 10, 2015

LABELEXPO EUROPE 2015 Munich – "Let’s make the perfect combination" is the motto under which the Munich-based chemical company WACKER is showcasing highly efficient coating compounds for the paper and film coating industry at Labelexpo Europe 2015. The focus is on four new silicone polymers for industrial label applications. They are solvent-free and cure extremely quickly, which is why...Read More

Paints & Coatings

High-Temp Corrosion-Resistant Coating enhances motor housings.

March 3, 2015

Used to coat steel motor housings in applications to 400°F, Corr-Paint™ CP2000 dries and cures at room temperature to hard, non-porous, abrasion-resistant surface. Single-part polymeric coating, resistant to acids, also survives salt fog, salt spray, and humidity testing periods of 1,000+ hr. Typically applied in 4.0 mil wet film thickness that dries to ~2.0 mil, coating has 200–240 cP viscosity, 1.05 g/cc specific gravity, 49.0% solids by volume, and 67.0% solids by weight. Read More

Paints & Coatings

High-Temp Polymer Coatings protect fiber optics.

February 17, 2015

Providing high-temperature shield up to 300°C, Zeus NeoTem™ is chemically inert with resistance to CH4, O2, CO2, and water permeation. Also available, PEEK coating provides high temperature shield up to 260°C and is resistant to abrasion, chemicals, and radiation. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Automotive Suppliers Join Efforts and Introduce Sustainable Concept Car at the North American International Auto Show

January 15, 2015

- Unique Fabricating, Emery Oleochemicals, FXI and Line-X showcase environmentally friendly polyurethane solutions - Specially designed Concept Car to demonstrate bio-polyol innovations for closed loop lifecycle DETROIT– Unique Fabricating Inc., Emery Oleochemicals, FXI Inc., and Line-X are excited to announce advancements in innovative polyurethane products through an initiative that is...Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Vitrabond/3D is a Coil Coated Finish to offer Exceptional Quality and Durability with its Highly Durable Polymer (HDP) Coating

December 16, 2014

What makes Vitrabond/3D stand out? The pattern is created by orientation of the metallic flecks, creating the unique 3D effect. Believe it or not, this look is achieved with a single color. The benefits? There are multiple benefits of using 3D effects, rather than traditional metal forming techniques such as punching and laser cutting: • No panel deforming • Superior dirt...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Paints & Coatings

Benchtop Nanocoating Machine features fully automated design.

October 10, 2014

By depositing invisible amorphous carbon polymer coating onto high-value electronic devices, Nebula II protects against accidental water exposure, corrosion, and humidity. System requires no operator intervention, can coat up to 20 mobile devices every 90 minutes, and optimizes uniformity of each batch coating through automation. Available in Standard or Junior sizes, Nebula II features 7 in. LCD touchscreen which controls process time and pressure levels automatically. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Company's Highest-Performing Water-Based PSA Earns Coveted BS 5609 Certification for Marine Use

September 3, 2014

Franklin Adhesives Polymers’ Covinax 383-19, developed for use in extreme environmental conditions, shows how tough it is during underwater testing for Section 2 of the Standard
 BS 5609: 1986, “Printed Pressure-Sensitive, Adhesive Coated Labels for Marine Use.” If a pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) adheres for at least three months in seawater, it’s tough enough to stand among...Read More

Paints & Coatings

Abrasion Resistant Coating protects packaged goods.

May 7, 2014

Formulated with advanced polymer technology, Nomar 73 is applied to paper and corrugated to protect packaged goods from abrasions that can occur while in transit. Product can be applied offline or inline on corrugator, is hot-melt and cold-set gluable, and is repulpable. Coating meets FDA regulations for dry food contact, and for aqueous and fatty food contact with food type IV-A, V, and VII under conditions of use E-G, and with food types VIII and IX without conditions of use restrictions. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Dow to Showcase Innovations at American Coatings Show 2014

April 8, 2014

Leading Experts from Dow Present Broad Portfolio of Enhanced Performance Technology at ACS 2014 in Atlanta BOOTH #807 PHILADELPHIA – By collaborating with formulators, customers, distributors, and industry experts, five businesses within The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") have developed a broad portfolio of enhanced performance technologies that will be highlighted at the 2014 American...Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Polymer Materials are formulated for automotive interiors.

March 20, 2014

Geon™ VBX 3577, as vinyl powder for automotive interior surfaces that require -30°C temperature performance, and Geon™ VBX 3600 series, suited for instrument panels with seamless airbags that require deployment ratings below -36°C, help reduce cycle time for automotive tier suppliers. Products promote production efficiency while meeting low-temperature OEM performance requirements for slush-molded automotive interior parts. Solutions also reduce material bridging and part defects. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Textile Industry Products

Kraton Brings the Big Chill to Techtextil Frankfurt 2013

June 11, 2013

Promoting NEXAR™ Cooling Technology for Performance Fabrics HOUSTON - Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers and other engineered polymers will present a paper and exhibit at Techtextil, June 11-13 in Frankfurt, Germany highlighting NEXAR™ polymer coatings. Kraton will be located in Hall 3.1 booth number J33. Dr. Richard...Read More

Paints & Coatings

Central Coating Now Utilizing Safe-on-Substrate Conductive Paint

June 21, 2012

Central Coating is now utilizing the latest state-of-the-art conductive paints called Safe-On-Substrate (SOS). Based on advanced polymers and conductive material, SOS products have established a new level of performance at a much lower overall applied cost. These materials do not contain any MEK or other harsh aggressive solvents. SOS Coating are uniquely formulated with very mild solvents that...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Paints & Coatings

Polymer Floor Overlay creates stained look on concrete.

December 5, 2011

Formulated to cover unsightly flaws in concrete while becoming monolithic part of concrete, StainedGlaze(TM) is nearly odorless during application, contains no harmful VOCs, and exceeds sustainability Green requirements for LEED® certification. Wear surface, colors, designs, and patterns are renewable without removing entire overlay. Typical applications include dining areas and restrooms as well as commercial, retail, residential, educational, and light industrial locations. Read More

Paints & Coatings

LINE-X Coated Ford F-150 SVT Raptor of Discovery Channel's Storm Chasers Wins \"Hottest Truck\" Award at 2011 SEMA Show

November 29, 2011

LINE-X PREMIUM & XS-650 Coatings Protect Against Dangerous Weather Conditions HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - LINE-X Protective Coatings, the nation's leading developer and provider of high performance protective coatings, recently returned from a very successful 2011 Specialty Equipment Market Association Show (SEMA) show and is excited to announce that the LINE-X PREMIUM coated Ford F-150 SVT Raptor was...Read More

Paints & Coatings

LINE-X Debuts Ultimate Weather Protection Product XS-650 on the Discovery Channel's Chase Vehicle, the Dominator, of the Hit Series Storm Chasers

November 3, 2011

- Storm Chasers to Showcase Breakthrough Vehicle Technology at SEMA Booth - HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - LINE-X Protective Coatings, the nation's leading developer and provider of high performance protective coatings, is excited to announce that The Dominator from the Discovery Channel's hit television series Storm Chasers will be featured in the newly-redesigned LINE-X booth during the 2011 Specialty...Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Vicote Coatings Deliver Cost Savings ........

October 19, 2011

(WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA) - Downtime for maintenance in the food processing industry is devastating to productivity and costly, particularly when today's manufacturing plants tend to operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. United Biscuits of West Yorkshire, England has recently specified VICOTE Coatings to significantly reduce the downtime required for the re-coating of a compression roller and a...Read More