Ink Additives

Ink Additives

Defoaming Agent offers foam control in coatings and inks.

Used to control foam in low- to medium-PVC, water-based coatings and inks,Â- Dow Corning® 108F Additive is APEO-free, has low-VOC formula, and may be used in indirect-food-contact applications. Minimized tendency to cause craters or other surface defects results in limited noticeable impact on appearance. Especially suited for premium gloss (wood coatings,...

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Michelman Featuring New European-Manufactured Water-Based Polymers and Surface Additives at European Coatings Show 2015

CINCINNATI, OHÂ- – Michelman, a global developer and manufacturer of water-based coatings, surface additives and polymers will be featuring a variety of innovative new solutions at their completely redesigned booth at the European Coatings Show 2015. Exhibiting in Hall 1, Booth 330, with Ecronova polymers fully integrated into its exhibit, Michelman will showcase its capabilities and...

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Silicone Additive improves solvent borne paint/ink performance.

Dow Corning® 700P Additive enables formulators of white, pastel, and gray solvent borne paints and coatings to achieve stable titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigment dispersions with reduced tendency toward flooding and floating as well as improved color consistency. This low-VOC, low-odor, siloxane-based pigment dispersant also improves gloss and reduces haze. Also, heat resistance reduces...

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Foam Control Agents suit waterborne inks, OPVs, and paints.

Available in variety of formulations, Dow Corning® Anti-Foam Agents control foam while minimizing film defects, such as pinholes, cratering, and fisheyes. Dow Corning® 69 and 8590 are suited for most typical foaming issues, while Dow Corning® 8603 handles more challenging foam problems. Dow Corning® 8610 is intended for systems with higher co-solvent level, and Dow...

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Creating Custom Ink Colors

Most of the time customers will provide us with a specific color or specific ink they need for their print job.Â-  However there are those occasions where we need to match a color with ink that is correct for the job. In those situations we need to know the following information: • The exact color the customer wishes to match and if it is a P.M.S. (Pantone Matching System) color or the...

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Worlée-Chemie GmbH and Univar EMEA to Present Dow Corning® Brand Coatings Solutions at the 2013 European Coatings Show

MIDLAND, MICH., U.S.A.-Dow Corning Corporation, a global leader in silicones and silicon-based technology, has announced that its high-performance Dow Corning® brand resin and additive solutions for the coatings industry will be featured by WorlÃ-©e-Chemie GmbH and Univar EMEA during the 2013 European Coatings Show, which takes place March 19 through 21 at Exhibition Centre Nuremberg in...

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Dow Corning to Showcase Latest Silicone Solutions for Coatings at APCS 2012 in Indonesia

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Attendees of the Asia Pacific Coatings Show (APCS) 2012 - scheduled for Sept. 19 and 20 at Balai Sidang Jakarta Convention Center in Jakarta, Indonesia - can learn about Dow Corning's effective silicone-based solutions for waterborne and solvent-based paints, inks and coatings. Visitors to Booth M10 at APCS 2012 will learn about innovative Dow Corning® brand...

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Dow Corning at ACS 2012: Highlighting Innovative Silicone Solutions for Paints and Inks

Dow Corning to showcase its superwetter, slip and leveling, foam-control, and water-resistance additives and new amino silicone resin for solving formulation challenges MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Attendees of the American Coatings Show (ACS) 2012, scheduled for May 8 through 10 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Ind., can learn about Dow Corning's effective silicone-based solutions...

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Waterborne Dispersions optimize coating and ink performance.

Formulated to control slip, mar, and rub resistance in water-based pigmented and semi-gloss OPVs, inks, and industrial coatings, Michem Guard 1350 and 1351 eliminate need to use solvent-based surface modifiers. Both are nonionic dispersions of polyethylene wax that prevent blocking and cause minimal reduction in gloss. Michem Guard 1350 features narrow particle size distribution centered at...

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CoF Reducing Additive has low foaming formulation.

Reactive silicone glycol surfactant with carbinol functionality, Dow Corning 55N provides abrasion resistance, leveling, and slip to clear and pigmented paints, coatings, and inks without generating excessive foam or compromising gloss or clarity of finished coating. Low VOC additive performs well in water-based, solvent-based, and UV-curable systems and is compatible with wide range of resins,...

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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring
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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring

Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.

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