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Dow Corning to Feature Silicone Solutions at the European Coatings Show

Date: March 12, 2009 MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of silicone solutions, will feature innovations and products from its coatings and construction chemicals industry segments at the European Coatings Show, March 31-April 2 in Nuremberg, Germany. At the European Coatings Show, Dow Corning will offer: o Resources to design for versatility: Dow Corning offers...

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Paint Tinting System produces zero VOC paint colors.

Producing paint colors with low odor and zero VOC content per U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Method 24, PureOptions colorants are designed for paint manufacturers, and retailers. These colorants are also free of alkylphenol ethoxylates, and do not require special equipment to prevent drying and clogging at tip of dispensing nozzle.

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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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Dow Corning to Exhibit Enabling Technologies at Western Coatings Societies Symposium & Show

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of innovative silicone solutions for the coatings industry, will exhibit at the 28th Biennial Western Coatings Societies Symposium & Show, this October in Las Vegas. At the show, Dow Corning will feature its enabling technology platforms, which include proven Dow Corning® brand silicone additives, resins and breakthrough...

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Pigment offers color-shifting capability.

Suited for automotive aftermarket applications and sports equipment, ChromaFlair Light Interference Pigments with ChromaFlair® ColorShift Glitter give paints, coatings, plastics, textiles, and packaging ability to exhibit wide range of hues when viewed from different angles. Unlike standard glitter products, flake can be sanded, allowing for spot repairs on final product. Pigment is...

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Eastman Introduces Solus 2100 Rheology Additive

Kingsport, Tenn. (May 7, 2007) - Eastman Chemical Company introduces Solus 2100, a new rheology additive for high-solids industrial 2-component (2K) paint systems. Market applications include refinish clearcoats, aerospace topcoats and coatings for plastics as well as industrial maintenance and refinish primers.

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Microspheres bolster properties of paint and coatings.

SPHERICEL® 60P18 and 34P30 are 18 and 30 micron glass microspheres, respectively, designed to improve scrub and burnish properties, viscosity control, thermal insulation, and sound dampening characteristics of paint and coatings. Colorless glass construction will not discolor light or pastel formulations, and low-energy surface minimizes friction and drag. With densities of 0.60 and 0.34...

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Additives improve molded goods, coatings, and adhesives.

INHANCE(TM) performance additives consist of surface-modified particles based on ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (UHMW PE), high-density polyethylene (HDPE), and titanium carbide polymer alloys, and surface-modified fibers based on aramid and HDPE. Process creates polar functional groups on surfaces of products, enabling users to combine normally incompatible materials to form unique...

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