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CLEVELAND, June 7, 2017 - Pratt & Lambert® Paints, an industry leader in innovative and premium quality paint products, is proud to announce the launch of three new paint products available exclusively at leading independent paint and hardware retailers nationwide. The products include:
- Aquanamel™ Waterborne Alkyd Enamel, a coating that provides superb flow and leveling with a... Read More
CINCINNATI, OH (June 1, 2017) – Michelman will introduce Dscoop EMEA 6 attendees to two additions to its industry leading portfolio of HP-recommended DigiPrime® digital press primers. DigiPrime 6611 and DigiPrime 4462 are both environmentally-friendly, water-based primers formulated for use with HP Indigo presses. They are suitable for use on paper and synthetics.
DigiPrime 6611 can... Read More
Revolutionary High-Performance Finish is Now in Stores
Rockaway, N.J. - Pettit Marine Paint, leading manufacturer of high performance marine coatings, announced today Black Widow, the highest-performance racing finish, is now available. The slickest, fastest, ultra-smooth burnishable racing finish on the market, Black Widow is also a powerful dual-biocide bottom paint that provides... Read More
CINCINNATI, OH (March 24, 2017) – Michelman’s DigiPrime® 4453 will be under the spotlight at the Xeikon Café being held March 28-31, 2017 at Xeikon’s Lier facility in Lier, Antwerp, Belgium.
DigiPrime 4453 is a water-based digital press primer formulated for use on Xeikon digital presses. It promotes excellent ink adhesion to most IML films, improves rub resistance, and is... Read More
Easily applied using roller, brush or spray, and burnishable to metallic “gun-metal” shine, Black Widow Antifouling Paint is used for painting racing boats, bass boats, personal watercraft and high performance offshore powerboats. Made from Molybdenum Disulfide, Polytetrafluoroethylene, Graphite and Silicon slickening agents, product is dual-biocide bottom paint and offers multi-season... Read More
CINCINNATI, OH (March 7, 2017) – Michelman will be hosting four product showcase presentations at the European Coatings Show being held April 4-6 in Nuremberg, Germany. The wide-ranging presentations will cover numerous critical topics.
Dr. Julien Verron, Industry Manager, Coatings Group at Michelman will present details on a novel new waterborne direct-to-metal coating resin that... Read More
PARSONS, Kan., Jan. 26, 2017 - Tank Connection, headquartered in Parsons, KS, is nearing completion of an expansion at their Galesburg, KS facility. This equipment expansion consists of the most technologically advanced setup for the application of glass/porcelain enamel-to-steel panels to support continued growth in their liquid storage markets. The new glass-fused-to-steel tank panel line... Read More
Suitable for use with conventional inks, including UV, water-based, and solvent-based, MichemÂ® Flex R1927 can be used on BOPP film, BOPET film, PVC film, aluminum foil, and paper substrates. This all-purpose primer, suited for flexographic, gravure, and screen printers, is optically clear and formulatedÂ forÂ facilitated application to substrate. Along with rub and water resistance,... Read More
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Applied at 16.0–20.0 mils dry film thickness, Series 208 Epoxoprime MVT helps protects bond line between floor topping system and concrete surface. This 100% solids, 2-component, clear epoxy primer,Â formulated to withstand RH up to 95% and resist alkalinity levels up to pH 14, is suited for newly poured and existing concrete slabs and can be applied as early as 10 days after newly placed... Read More
CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman, an industry leader in the development of printing-press primers used in the production and printing of consumer and industrial packaging, paper products, labels, and commercially printed materials, will introduce a variety of new technologies at Labelexpo Americas 2016. The solutions are formulated specifically for label and packaging printing applications.Â ... Read More
Michelman to Introduce Water-Based Primer Technologies at Drupa 2016 for UV Inkjet Press Manufacturers and OwnersMay 26, 2016
CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman, a global manufacturer of digital printing-press primers used in commercially printed material as well as labels and packaging will introduce drupa 2016 visitors to new high performance, water-based primer technologies for use with UV inkjet printing presses that improve print quality and ink adhesion.Â Â Â The company is working with a number of UV inkjet press... Read More
New Primer Technologies at Drupa 2016 Create Opportunities for Water-Based Inkjet Digital Press Manufacturers and OwnersMay 23, 2016
CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman, a global manufacturer of digital printing-press primers used in commercially printed material as well as labels and packaging will introduce drupa 2016 visitors to a new primer technology for use with high-speed water-based inkjet printing presses. According to Mr. Jan Denies, Industry Manager for Michelman’s Printing Packaging Group, “Effectively printing on paper... Read More
Combining lead treatment reagents, paint penetrators, and water-based paint, Lead DefenderÂ® 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 DefenderÂ® can be used as All-in-One interior... Read More
Michelman Highlighting Complete Range of In-Line Primers for HP Indigo Labels and Packaging Presses at Dscoop 2016Apr 08, 2016
CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman will introduce Dscoop EMEA 2016 and Dscoop North America 2016 visitors to its broad line of in-line primers formulated specifically for use with HP Indigo digital labels and packaging presses. Michelman’s family of primers are used by digital press owners to improve ink receptivity, rub resistance and image quality on most types of paper, plastic and film.... Read More
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 to... Read More
Sherwin-Williams Awarded the Steel Tank Institute's 2015 Affiliate New Product of the Year Award for New Envirolastic® Polyaspartic UrethanesApr 05, 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 EnviroLasticÂ® Polyaspartic coatings at STI’s annual meeting in partnership with the Steel Plate Fabricators Association. The foundation of the... Read More
CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman’s DigiPrimeÂ® 4431, DigiPrime 050, DigiPrime 680, and MichemÂ® In-Line Primer 030 have been confirmed by NestlÃ© to be compliant with their Inks guidance document. The document refers to the NestlÃ© Packaging Safety and Compliance Program and specifically addresses printing inks, lacquers, coatings and varnishes used on NestlÃ© packaging materials. It is... Read More
CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman’s DigiPrime 1600 is an innovative new HP Indigo ElectroInk receptive primer formulated for use by paper mills. When added to size press treatments at the mill, it acts as a primer, optimizing the paper for use on HP Indigo presses. DigiPrime 1600 produces improved HP Indigo ElectroInk adhesion, superior press blanket compatibility, and increased uptime. Paper mills... Read More
By providing textured coating, Good GripÂ® Anti-Slip Paints eliminate dangerous, slick surfaces almost anywhere in just one coat. Epoxy resin formula adheres to wood, fiberglass, cement, and most materials. Paints dry tack-free in 60 minutes, are fully cured in 24 hours, and are resistant to oil, gas, and most chemicals. Meeting OSHA recommended static coefficient of friction, paints are... Read More
Targeting large boat market, Pettit XL superyacht antifouling system consists of UltimaÂ® SR60 multi-season copolymer; TrinidadÂ® PRO antifouling paint withÂ high-copper, hard finish formula; VividÂ®, with build-up resistance, bright colors, and multi-season protection; HydrocoatÂ® ECO self-polishing, water-based, metal-free ablative containing organic Econea™ biocide; and Pettit... Read More