AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc.

AMOLEA™ AT2 Precision Cleaning Solvent Keeps Oilfield Machinery Running Smoothly
Cleaning Products & Equipment

AMOLEA™ AT2 Precision Cleaning Solvent Keeps Oilfield Machinery Running Smoothly

EXTON, Pa., April 9, 2018 – Reliable equipment is key to maintaining productivity and safety in oil and gas recovery operations. When components like valves and bearings are not functioning properly because they are laden with grease or sludge, downtime and injuries from equipment failure can occur. To meet this challenge, AGC Chemicals Americas offers AMOLEA™ AT2 fluorinated precision...

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AGC Chemicals Americas to Present on Water-Based FEVE Resin Formulations for Durable Coatings
Adhesives & Sealants

AGC Chemicals Americas to Present on Water-Based FEVE Resin Formulations for Durable Coatings

EXTON, Pa., January 29, 2018 – Donald C. Lawson III, senior applications chemist with AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present on the latest developments on FEVE water-based resins for coatings applications at the 2018 Waterborne Symposium. He will discuss formulating with FEVE water-based resins to achieve superior durability in weathering, physical properties, chemical resistance and...

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Amolea™ AT2 Fluorinated Solvent Provides Environmentally Friendly Alternative for Precision Cleaning of Medical Devices
Chemicals & Gases

Amolea™ AT2 Fluorinated Solvent Provides Environmentally Friendly Alternative for Precision Cleaning of Medical Devices

EXTON, Pa., June 2, 2017 – AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. introduces Amolea™ AT2, a fluorinated precision cleaning solvent that provides medical device manufacturers a safer, highly effective and environmentally friendly alternative to n-propyl bromide and trichloroethylene solvents. AGC will feature Amolea AT2 at the MD&M East Expo, Booth 2046, June 13-15, 2017 in New York City. Amolea AT2 has...

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AGC Chemicals Americas to Showcase Advantages of LUMIFLON
Paints & Coatings

AGC Chemicals Americas to Showcase Advantages of LUMIFLON

EXTON, Pa., February 1, 2017 - Hongli Wang, Ph.D., Senior Technical Development Engineer with AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present on value-added FEVE formulations for high performance powder coatings at the 2017 Waterborne Symposium. Dr. Wang will discuss the exceptional weatherability, corrosion and chemical resistance and environmental benefits of FEVE resin-based powder coatings. AGC’s...

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Cleaning Products & Equipment

Amolea AT2 Solvent offers low latent heat of vaporization.

Enabling manufacturers to easily meet strict environmental regulations, Amolea AT2 Solvent has no ozone depletion potential, low global warming potential and is non-flammable. Providing good solvency with variety of press, cutting, silicone and refrigerant oils, greases, asphalt pitches and fluxes, solvent is approved as cleaner, defluxing agent, carrier solvent for silicone and fluorinated...

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Ultra Heat-Resistant Fluon
Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ultra Heat-Resistant Fluon

EXTON, Pa. – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. will feature Fluon® ETFE C88AXMP-HT at the 2016 IWCS show, booth #400. This ultra heat-resistant ETFE grade maintains performance characteristics at temperatures up to 200 °C and is an ideal material for industrial and automotive wire and cable insulation, as well as seat heating cables. At the show, Masahide Yodogawa, Sr. RD Manager of AGC’s...

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LUMIFLON
Adhesives & Sealants

LUMIFLON

EXTON, Pa., August 1, 2016 - LUMIFLON® fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE) resins from AGC Chemicals Americas help aerospace manufacturers create ultra-durable coatings for aircraft in a wide range of colors and glosses that significantly reduce life cycle costs. Manufacturers worldwide use LUMIFLON resins in aerospace coatings formulations to protect military and commercial aircraft from...

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AsahiGuard(TM) Sealant Protects Architectural Stone and Tile from Damaging Stains
Adhesives & Sealants

AsahiGuard(TM) Sealant Protects Architectural Stone and Tile from Damaging Stains

EXTON, Pa., June 29, 2016 - Decorative and functional architectural stone and tile must be able to repel liquids and oil to maintain their appearance and value. AsahiGuard™ for Stone and Tile from AGC Chemicals provides the most effective deterrent to liquid- and oil-based stains that can ruin the aesthetics of both porous and non-porous stone and tile. AsahiGuard for Stone and Tile is...

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Fluon
Materials

Fluon

EXTON, Pa. – Fluon® Melt Processable Color Concentrates from AGC Chemicals Americas offer superb surface finish, color consistency and dispersion-- even at high-speed extrusion rates. The AGC FluoroCompounds Group scrutinizes all raw materials for compatibility and performs a proprietary quality control test multiple times throughout the production of each batch to assure that there are no...

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AMOLEA™ AT2 Precision Cleaning Solvent Keeps Oilfield Machinery Running Smoothly
Cleaning Products & Equipment

AMOLEA™ AT2 Precision Cleaning Solvent Keeps Oilfield Machinery Running Smoothly

EXTON, Pa., April 9, 2018 – Reliable equipment is key to maintaining productivity and safety in oil and gas recovery operations. When components like valves and bearings are not functioning properly because they are laden with grease or sludge, downtime and injuries from equipment failure can occur. To meet this challenge, AGC Chemicals Americas offers AMOLEA™ AT2 fluorinated precision...

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Company News

AGC Opens Brine and Membrane Testing Lab for Chlor-Alkali Producers

EXTON, Pa., February 7, 2018 - AGC Chemicals Americas has opened a testing lab to analyze brine and raw salt and to complete extractions from used membranes. Chemistry experts at the lab also can prepare samples, conduct specialized tests and assist with history and recordkeeping for chlor-alkali producers. The 600-square-foot lab is based at AGC's headquarters in Exton, Pennsylvania. New...

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AGC Chemicals Americas to Present on Water-Based FEVE Resin Formulations for Durable Coatings
Adhesives & Sealants

AGC Chemicals Americas to Present on Water-Based FEVE Resin Formulations for Durable Coatings

EXTON, Pa., January 29, 2018 – Donald C. Lawson III, senior applications chemist with AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present on the latest developments on FEVE water-based resins for coatings applications at the 2018 Waterborne Symposium. He will discuss formulating with FEVE water-based resins to achieve superior durability in weathering, physical properties, chemical resistance and...

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Company News

North and South America

EXTON, Pa., June 21, 2017 – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. is sponsoring an educational and networking event for chlor-alkali producers of all levels of experience. The FLEMION® Membrane and Chlor-Alkali Technology Symposium will be held October 4-6, 2017 at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes resort. The symposium features two days of technology presentations given by membrane specialists and...

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Amolea™ AT2 Fluorinated Solvent Provides Environmentally Friendly Alternative for Precision Cleaning of Medical Devices
Chemicals & Gases

Amolea™ AT2 Fluorinated Solvent Provides Environmentally Friendly Alternative for Precision Cleaning of Medical Devices

EXTON, Pa., June 2, 2017 – AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. introduces Amolea™ AT2, a fluorinated precision cleaning solvent that provides medical device manufacturers a safer, highly effective and environmentally friendly alternative to n-propyl bromide and trichloroethylene solvents. AGC will feature Amolea AT2 at the MD&M East Expo, Booth 2046, June 13-15, 2017 in New York City. Amolea AT2 has...

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Company News

AGC Upgrades Fluoropolymer Resin Testing Lab to Aid the Development of Environmentally Friendly Powder Coatings

EXTON, Pa., May 3, 2017 – AGC Chemicals Americas, a leading global supplier of high-quality fluorochemicals and materials, has expanded its LUMIFLON® resins testing lab in Exton, Pennsylvania. The company has added state-of-the-art equipment and services to help formulators develop innovative powder coatings for many markets including building, industrial maintenance, aerospace and automotive....

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Company News

AGC Chemicals Americas Expands its Industry-Leading Water & Oil Repellent Testing Lab

1,800 square foot technical facility supports customer product development in nonwoven, textile, food service, paper, packaging and stone and tile industries EXTON, Pa., March 14, 2017 – AGC Chemicals Americas, a leading global supplier of high-quality fluorochemicals and materials, has enhanced its AsahiGuard® Water & Oil Repellents testing lab in Exton, Pennsylvania. The lab now contains...

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AGC Chemicals Americas to Showcase Advantages of LUMIFLON
Paints & Coatings

AGC Chemicals Americas to Showcase Advantages of LUMIFLON

EXTON, Pa., February 1, 2017 - Hongli Wang, Ph.D., Senior Technical Development Engineer with AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present on value-added FEVE formulations for high performance powder coatings at the 2017 Waterborne Symposium. Dr. Wang will discuss the exceptional weatherability, corrosion and chemical resistance and environmental benefits of FEVE resin-based powder coatings. AGC’s...

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Company News

AGC Chemicals Americas to Sponsor 13th Annual Plastics Chemistry Fair in Philly

EXTON, Pa., January 23, 2017 – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. is excited to announce its sponsorship of the 13th Annual Plastics Chemistry Fair, which will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on January 29 at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, Pa. AGCCA product & development engineers Katie Sprick and Mike Scesa will volunteer their plastics chemistry expertise at the event, where four eligible...

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