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Paints & Coatings

Compounded Colors help accentuate medical applications.

Suited for use with Makrolon® polycarbonate and Bayblend® PC/ABS resins, 4 available Rx Medical LEDA® compounded colors and special effects are compliant with FDA-modified ISO 10993-1 for use in medical applications. Available colors include Electro (medium blue tempered with gray), First Aid (light brown with gray), Stat (red/purple/gray hybrid), and X-Ray (bleach-white with...

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Paints & Coatings

Bayer MaterialScience Raw Materials Used In Soft-Touch Coatings For The 2007 Sports Car Of The Year, The Audi R8

Low-emission, aging-resistant coatings for a luxurious tactile sensation: Pittsburgh, July 1, 2008 - While science has developed sophisticated measurement instruments that can assess the properties of a given material, this equipment is still no match for human sensory perception. At first touch, hundreds of tiny sensory cells in each finger tip collect data - measuring flexibility, texture and...

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Paints & Coatings

Bayer MaterialScience Scientist Highlights Advantages of Light-stable, Sprayable Thick Film Coatings

Pittsburgh, June 23, 2008 -- Based on their proven performance, use of sprayable thick film coatings (TFC) based on polyurea and polyurethane chemistries has grown since their introduction in the late 1980s. One drawback to the established technology is that the TFCs are typically based on non-light- stable "aromatic" polyisocyanates, which leads to poor color retention and weathering resistance....

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Paints & Coatings

Bayer Materialscience Puts Environmentally Friendly Waterborne 2K Polyurethane Coatings on the Fast Track

BMS develops new generation of polyol dispersions for low-VOC PUR coatings: Bayer Materialscience Puts Environmentally Friendly Waterborne 2K Polyurethane Coatings On The Fast Track Pittsburgh, June 24, 2008 - The outstanding properties of polyurethane coatings have made them an up-and-coming segment of the coatings market. The coatings industry's challenge now is to significantly reduce the VOC...

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Paints & Coatings

Bayer MaterialScience Examines Coating Formulation Chemistry for Demanding Industrial Market Applications

2K waterborne polyurethane coatings for the industrial market: Pittsburgh, June 25, 2008 - Their high level of performance and low levels of VOCs make two-component (2K) waterborne polyurethane coatings well-suited for countless coatings applications in a number of demanding industrial markets. Bayer MaterialScience LLC (BMS) Senior R&D Scientist Raymond Stewart examined the chemical systems used...

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Materials

Bayer MaterialScience Scientist Discusses Methods for Safe, Improved Ultra Low VOC Products

Low or no VOC polyurethane dispersions with good performance are achievable Pittsburgh, June 18, 2008 -- The search for ultra low VOC polyurethane dispersions that are safer for the environment while also continuing to deliver high-end results has yielded new formulations and procedures that are free of the co-solvent n-methylpyrolidone (NMP). The desire to develop the safest products possible...

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Materials

Bayer MaterialScience Highlights New Waterborne UV-Curing Co-Solvent Free PUDs For Wood Coatings Market

Bayer MaterialScience at American Coatings Show 2008: Charlotte, N.C., June 2, 2008 -- Coatings for exterior millwork, which includes exterior siding, decks and doors, require distinct performance properties - excellent light stability, high flexibility, and freeze/thaw cycling properties - to name a few. New Waterborne (WB) UV-Curing co-solvent free Polyurethane Dispersions (PUDs) provide...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Bayer MaterialScience performs extensive tests in collaboration with major manufacturers

Implications for automotive glazing:Tests examine use of adhesive systems with BMS' Makrolon® polycarbonate resins and Bayblend® and Makroblend® alloys Pittsburgh, June 3, 2008 -- Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) worked together with adhesive manufacturers Dow Automotive, Henkel and Sika to determine which of the adhesive systems commonly used in automotive glazing are best suited for use...

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Paints & Coatings

Bayer MaterialScience Brings Self-Healing Polyurethane Clearcoats Into Focus

Bayer MaterialScience at American Coatings Show 2008: Charlotte, N.C., June 2, 2008 - Polyurethane coatings are the technology of choice for performance, beauty and low-temperature cure characteristics in automotive exterior applications. In a demonstration of its leadership in this area, Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) LLC has developed new polyurethane raw materials that can be used to formulate...

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Material Processing

Bayer MaterialScience Highlights Waterborne UV Coatings For Plastics

Bayer MaterialScience at American Coatings Show 2008:Bayer MaterialScience highlights waterborne UV coatings for plastics Performance of UV-curing polyurethane dispersions in several application areas on display Charlotte, N.C., June 2, 2008 -- A new generation of waterborne UV coating polyurethane dispersions is now making it possible to formulate coatings for plastics with performance...

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