Miscellaneous Agents

New Dyneon Emulsifier Eliminates APFO from Production of Fluoropolymers

Technology meets increasing market demands for sustainable technologies and processes OAKDALE, Minn. - November 6, 2008 - Dyneon, a 3M company, is leading the industry with the introduction of its new emulsifier, Dyneon(TM) ADONA(TM) Emulsifier, which eliminates the use of ammonium perfluorooctanoate (APFO), a salt derived from perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), completely from its production of...

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Polymer Additives

It's Happening: Revolutionary New Technology that Produces Durable, Attractive Cellular PVC Trim is Exceeding Customer Performance Expectations!

PHILADELPHIA-- Specialty materials company Rohm and Haas (NYSE:ROH) recently introduced a major innovation in additives for cellular PVC trim manufacture that is performing even better than expected. The new product, Paraloid(TM) SureCel(TM) foam cell stabilizer, is a completely new technology platform that helps manufacturers, retailers and builders better capitalize on the acclaim and growing...

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Pigment Additives for Epoxies
Epoxy Additives

Pigment Additives for Epoxies

Pittsfield, NH - (10/13/08) - Progressive Epoxy Polymers, Inc., an internet supplier of epoxy resins/coatings, urethanes, fillers and thickeners for commercial, residential and marine use, announces the introduction of gel pigments for its coatings. One quart gel pigments are available in dark brown, tile red, white, black and bright yellow. One quart of pigment will color 1.5 to 3 gallons of...

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Adhesive Additives

Prepolymers suit industrial adhesive formulations.

Formulated without plasticizers, SPUR+ 3100HM and SPUR+ 3200HM high modulus, low viscosity prepolymers contain no free isocyanates, and are suited for use as binding agents in structural adhesive formulations. When cured alone, SPUR+ 3100HM provides tensile strength of 450 psi and Shore A hardness of 40, while SPUR+ 3200HM offers 1,000 psi tensile strength with Shore A hardness of 60. Shelf life...

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Paint Additives

Additive produces realistic, natural woodgrain effects.

Added directly during manufacturing process, nGrain(TM) enables production of building materials with consistent effects that emulate natural woodgrain. Color is built into formulation and will not delaminate, crack, or be nicked/cut. Formulations can be altered to exhibit wood effects from bold grains to subtle feathering. Effective with range of resins, product can be used in monoextruded,...

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Epoxy Additives

Epoxy Resin and Accelerant create damp proof membrane.

Consisting of solvent free, 2-part epoxy resin system, DPM IT One Coat cures within 18-24 hr to provide waterproof surface membrane. Product prevents passage of moisture into subsequent layers, is pigmented blue for visual control over coverage uniformity, and is suitable for isolating moisture where relative humidity values are above 92%. Designed for use with damp proof membranes, DPM IT A...

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Additives

Plastics Additive enhances melt strength of polylactic acid.

Paraloid(TM) BPMS 250, when added at levels as low as 2% of sustainable polylactic acid mixtures, increases melt elasticity without affecting clarity of final product. It adds higher melt strength as PLA is processed during film and sheet extrusion, blown film extrusion, or calendering. High molecular weight acrylic additive complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration requirements and EU...

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Lubricant Additives

SiliKroil Loosens and Lubricates

Engineered to loosen frozen metal parts and provide silicone-enhanced lubrication to keep the parts moving. Kroil's high solvency penetrating oils first penetrate to one-millionth inch spaces to break the bond of rust and to provide lubrication at the first molecular level. This frees the frozen metal part. The dimethyl silicones then provide extra long- lasting lubrication to keep the parts...

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Ink Additives

Pigment Dispersing Additives suit waterborne applications.

Designed for waterborne coating and ink applications, ZetaSperse® low-VOC and APE-free additives combat viscosity build, color drift, flocculation, and other challenges to provide dispersion stability. Solutions are available for problematic pigments such as metal salt reds and other organic pigment types; carbon black pigments; quinacridone, perylene, and similar pigment chemistries; as...

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Miscellaneous Agents

Bayer MaterialScience Scientist Highlights Advantages of New Aliphatic Polyisocyanates

Bayer MaterialScience at American Coatings Show 2008: New coatings formulations exhibit improved chemical and scratch resistance Charlotte, N.C., June 2, 2008 -- Three main factors drive today's coatings market: the environment, efficiency and quality. For example, environmental considerations compel formulators to comply with VOC regulations by developing high solids or waterborne products,...

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