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Wood Treatment, Additive protect exteriors in marine environments.
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Wood Treatment, Additive protect exteriors in marine environments.

Formulated for ease of use, SeaGold Satin Wood Treatment is translucent, can be applied over varnish, and dries at rates permitting application of 3–4 coats/day. Solution uses water-based application technology, has UV inhibitors and no smell, and cleans up with soap and water. Also available, EZ-Poxy Performance Enhancer can be used in all Pettit high-gloss solvent-based topside paints....

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Air Products introduces catalysts and additive technologies for foam emission management.

Enabling the use of low-Global Warming Potential (GWP) Hydrofluoroolefin (HFO) Blowing Agents in polyurethane foam applications, Air Products introduces catalysts such as: Polycat® 203; Polycat® 218; Polycat® 204; and, Dabco® PM301 that can help manufacturers achieve low or non-emissive foam products. Air Products also releases a new additives selection guide highlighting...

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Rheology Modifiers increase paint formulation versatility.

Featuring low-VOC, solvent- and surfactant-free, hydrophobically modified ethylene oxide-based urethane (HEUR) chemistries, ACRYSOL™ RM-1600 and RM-3030 improve surface aesthetics and hiding acrossÂ- range of binder chemistries. ACRYSOL™ RM-1600 Newtonian HEUR ICI builder improves film build and smoothness. Also improving film build, ACRYSOL™ RM-3030 promotes flow/leveling and...

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Rheology Modifier replaces cellulosic paint thickeners.

As partial or complete replacement for hydroxyethylcellulose technology, ACRYSOL™ DR-180 HASE Rheology Modifier offers optimal dry pound efficiency and is compatible across wide range of binder technologies and formulation spaces. Product provides in-can stability and surface smoothness without impacting other paint properties. With additive, paint can be transformed to meet contractor demands...

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Dow Expands Boundaries with Customers at 2016 American Coatings SHOW

Industry experts from Dow showcase new rheology modifiers and other innovations developed to solve industry challenges PHILADELPHIA – The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) is answering the dynamic needs of coatings formulators, manufacturers, regulators and applicators with the latest innovations to help solve their most critical challenges at the 2016 American Coatings SHOW April 12-14, 2016 at...

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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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Acrylic Binder helps paint improve indoor air quality.

Designed for interior paints, FORMASHIELD™ 12 enables paint on walls to capture free-flowing formaldehyde and lock it in over time, irreversibly removing it from air to improve Indoor Air Quality of homes and commercial buildings. Technology reacts with formaldehyde, transforming potentially harmful carcinogen into inert and harmless vapor.Â- Offering optimal washability...

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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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Ashland to Introduce Natrosol Performax(TM) HEC to the European Coatings Market at the 2013 European Coatings Show

New technology adds even more choice to Ashland's world-leading portfolio of rheology modifiers, defoamers, surfactants and biocides SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland – Paint manufacturers are constantly looking for innovative and cost-effective solutions to increase paint performance while meeting the ever-increasing governmental regulations to reduce volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Ashland offers...

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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life
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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life

For the ultimate in heat transfer fluid performance, Paratherm offers HR Heat Transfer Fluid that is engineered specifically for closed loop liquid phase heating. When it comes to characteristics such as thermal stability and fluid degradation, Paratherm HR leads the industry in value and performance. See our video to learn how Paratherm is raising the bar for heat transfer fluids.

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