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Chemicals & Gases

Rohm and Haas Places a Green Focus on Coatings R & D Efforts; Avanse(TM) MV-100 the Latest High-Performance Product for Industrial Coatings

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 22 / / -- Gary Calabrese, Ph.D., vice president and chief technology officer at Rohm and Haas (NYSE:ROH), says the company continues to take an innovative approach to creating technology for environmentally advanced coatings products. Calabrese emphasizes the company's long history of developing key ingredients -- binders and additives -- enabled the creation of high-performing...

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Material Processing

Rheology Modifier is solvent-free and nonionic.

Acrysol(TM) RM-895 HEUR (hydrophobically-modified ethylene oxide urethane) rheology modifier provides viscosity stability upon colorant addition in tinted paints. Additive provides sag resistance with no loss of flow or leveling. Interior and exterior paints containing modifier have uniform film formation and gloss development.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials Invests $60 Million in 193nm Immersion Lithography System

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., June 26 / - Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials (NYSE:ROH) will invest $60 million in leading edge lithography equipment to support its extensive research and development of advanced 193 nanometer (nm) photoresist and anti-reflective coatings used in the manufacture of semiconductor devices. As a leading material supplier to the semiconductor industry, our ability to deliver...

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Materials

Impact Modifier strengthens sustainable packaging.

Designed to enhance polylactic acid polymer, PARALOID(TM) BPM-500 strengthens packaging while maintaining clarity. Using dispersible nanoparticles that do not scatter light, additive allows for production of PLA packaging material that exhibits less than 10% haze at 5% loading. Eco-friendly product offers optimized impact and tear resistance. It complies with food contact requirements in Europe...

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Chemicals & Gases

Acrylic Latex Polymer coats steel and concrete surfaces.

Avanse(TM) MV-100 waterborne acrylic latex polymer is low VOC emitting emulsion that meets all federal and state VOC regulations in formulated coatings. Formulated to withstand harsh environments associated with industrial coating applications, it is suited for primers, topcoats, and direct-to-metal finishes. Polymer optimizes distribution of pigment within dried film and provides corrosion...

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Chemicals & Gases

Rohm and Haas's Fastrack(TM) Technology on Space Shuttle Runway

Rohm and Haas's Fastrack(TM) Technology on Space Shuttle Runway PHILADELPHIA, June 20 - If all unfolds as scheduled, when the Space Shuttle Atlantis returns to Earth on Thursday just before 2 p.m. EDT, its wheels will touch down on technology from Rohm and Haas. Runways used by NASA's space shuttle at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida have just been re-striped with paint...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Resin enables green insulation manufacturing.

Aquaset(TM) acrylic thermosetting binders provide building insulation manufacturers with green alternative to formaldehyde in production of fiberglass batting. Water-based acrylic offers sustainable chemistry that is non-combustible, non-hazardous, recyclable, and non-flammable. Stable at room temperature, resins do not require refrigeration. Binders produce only water during curing process and...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Rohm and Haas Introduces First ICC-listed Reactive Hot Melt Adhesive for Structural Panel Lamination

Philadelphia, PA, March 14, 2007 - Rohm and Haas today announced that it has received confirmation from ICC Evaluation Services that its Mor-Melt(TM) R-5022 hot melt adhesive complies with all applicable provisions of the 2003 International Building Code® (IBC), 2003 International Residential Code® (IRC), and 1997 Uniform Building Code® (UBC). This confirmation, as evidenced in the ICC-ES...

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Fasteners & Hardware

Copper Plating Additives suit memory and logic devices.

Ultrafill(TM) 4000 series of levelers and suppressors are targeted at sub 65 nm node for interconnect metallization. Levelers allow customers to dial-in specific amounts of dopants into ultra pure copper films that enhance Via Stress Migration results. Suppressors feature wetting capabilities that deliver optimal gap filling on thin copper seed layers.

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Controls & Controllers

Water Treatment System provides continuous deionized water.

Self-contained, skid-mounted ADVANCED AMBERPACK ADI-60 includes flat head service vessels, regeneration system, rinse recycle pump, PLC automation, and optional membrane degasification system. It can be delivered in shipping container or trailer and plugged in on-site to produce continuous flow of deionized water with up to 98% water yield for power, chemical, paper, and electronics industries....

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