Emulsions

Resins

European Coatings Show 2015: WACKER Is Presenting a New Silicone Resin for Water-Repellent Wood Coatings and Binders for Dirt- and Weather-Resistant Exterior Paints

Munich – The Munich-based WACKER Group is presenting new binders and additives for the paint and surface-coating industries at the European Coatings Show (ECS) in Nuremberg, Germany, from April 21 to 23, 2015. One of the highlights is the new silicone resin emulsion SILRES® WH. The product which is based on a new silicone resin can be used as a hydrophobizing wood impregnating agent or as...

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Coatings

McLube Has New Releases/ Products for Engineered Wood

The McLube Division of McGee Industries, Inc. has manufactured release since 1954. Currently, there are more than 100 products manufactured to satisfy diverse industry needs. Some of the new releases for engineered wood include:Â-  McLube 1777 A water dilutable dispersion of solid active ingredients (PTFE) which is particularly effective for release of hard-to-release binder systems. This...

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Miscellaneous Agents

Emulsifier works with low density ammonium nitrate.

Unaffected by ingredients in porous low density ammonium nitrate (LDAN), ARKOMON XP 1014 enables use ofÂ- LDAN in emulsion explosives to deliver consistent, reliable blast results. Emulsifier forms emulsions that are stable and water resistant, and emulsion shelf life, measured in weeks, affords users flexibility to store emulsion or account for delays in blasting process. Resulting droplet...

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Wax Additives

Michelman to Feature Surface Additive Solutions for Wood, Decorative and Construction Coatings at Asia Pacific Coatings Show 2014

CINCINNATI, OHÂ- – Michelman will be exhibiting along with their distributor PT. Colorindo Chemtra, in booth C5 at the 2014 Asia Pacific Coatings Show being held September 3-5, 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. They will spotlight a number of their popular Michem® Emulsion brand water-based surface additives developed for use in wood, architectural, construction and decorative coatings....

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Gels

P-80 Lubricants - Two Year Shelf Life!

We are pleased to inform you that all sizes of P-80 lubricants, except P-80 RediLube, now have a two-year shelf life.Â-  This change is based on in-house stability testing conducted by our VP of Research, Quality & Safety. The new shelf life applies to the following lubricants: 1.    P-80 Rubber Lubricant Emulsion 2.    P-80 THIX Rubber...

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Emulsions

Celanese Exhibits Broad Product Portfolio at 2014 Adhesives Sealants Convention

Celanese offers solutions for industrial adhesives and building products DALLAS – Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials company and a global leader in vinyl acetate ethylene (VAE) emulsions, invites attendees of the 2014 Spring Adhesives Sealants Convention (ASC) to learn more about its broad portfolio for industrial adhesives and building products. The...

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Paint Binders

Acrylic Emulsion helps paint repel stains.

Intended for premium interior flat and satin wall paints, RHOPLEX™ EZ Clean 1500 Emulsion provides stain repellency, resistance, and removal capabilities. Stain-beading technology enables common hydrophobic and hydrophilic stains to be wiped away. In addition to facilitating clean-up, 100% acrylic binder offers scrub resistance. Product can be formulated into low VOC paint, is made without...

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Coating Additives

Michelman to Feature Surface Modifiers for Decorative and Wood Coatings at PaintIndia 2014

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman will be exhibiting in Hall 1, Stand B4 at PaintIndia 2014 being held March 6-8, 2014 in Mumbai, India and will feature a number of its popular water-based surface modifiers and additives formulated for use in decorative andÂ- wood coatings.    Michem® Guard is a waterborne dispersion used in decorative coatings to produce scratch...

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Homogenizers

Pulse Combustion Systems Purchases Homogenizer; Adds to Emulsion-Drying Capability

Pulse Combustion Systems (PCS) announced today that it has purchased a homogenizer for use in preparing emulsions and other products containing fats (such as whole milk) for pulse drying.Â-  The homogenizer's output will match the input of the company's Pilot Dryer. We are excited about adding this equipment to our inventory," says David A. Mirko, VP of Process Development.  "Our...

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Emulsions

Hydrolube® Lubricants Used in Fiber Sizing Formulations to Protect Fibers during Forming, Processing, and Post-Processing

CINCINNATI, OH – Hydrolube fiber lubricants from Michelman are a family of water-based emulsions used in fiber sizing formulations to lubricate and protect fiberglass, carbon fiber, natural and specialty fibers during forming, processing and post-processing.Â-  Each available grade lubricates the fibers, protecting them from abrasion from neighboring fibers, and in some cases shields the...

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