Coatings

Michelman Offers Water-Based Barrier Coatings for Corrugated Meat Packaging; Coated Boxes Are a Sustainable Alternative to Waxed Boxes

CINCINNATI, OH (May 20, 2009) - Michelman is helping its meat packaging customers convert from waxed boxes to coated boxes with a variety of repulpable coatings. With over 40 years of experience replacing wax coatings on meat packaging, Michelman has become the solution of choice for field proven, repulpable water-based barrier coatings that address box supplier's concerns with wax coatings....

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Progressive Epoxy Polymers Inc/May-2009
Coatings

Progressive Epoxy Polymers Inc/May-2009

Pittsfield, NH - (05/10/2009) - Progressive Epoxy Polymers, Inc., an internet supplier of epoxy resins/coatings, fillers and thickeners for commercial, residential and marine use, is now offering two part polyurethane coatings (know as LPU - Linear Polyurethanes). Acrylic Poly UV Plus(TM) is a two part polyurethane clear coat available in gloss or satin. The product is unique in that it is...

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Miscellaneous Treatment Equipment

Lectro Engineering to Sell Revolutionary Corona System

05/15/2009 Lectro Engineering which represents the calvatroncorona systems manufactured by the German based Kalwar Group announces the roll out of a coating system that will change the way the film industry treats plastics forever. Kalwar has been providing corona treating systems to the European market for decades and has developed an aerosol misting device that works in conjunction with corona...

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Coatings

Transparent Barrier Coating makes food packaging more green.

Used to produce transparent, high oxygen and/or moisture barrier food packaging, Nanolok(TM) PT ADV-7 enables food companies to produce long shelf life products with reduced carbon footprint and environmental impact. Coating can range in thicknesses from 0.5-0.8 microns and be applied using commercial roll coating equipment at speeds up to 900 fpm. Water-based formulation does not contain...

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Barriers

Wall Cladding System helps optimize indoor air quality.

Energy-efficient StoTherm Lotusan NExT(TM) integrates StoGuard(TM) waterproof air barrier, StoTherm® insulated wall cladding, and Stolit® Lotusan® textured finish with self-cleaning properties. Consisting of spray-on building wrap, StoGuard protects against moisture intrusion and air leakage, while StoTherm provides blanket of continuous insulation that protects exterior from...

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Sealants

Dow Corning Presents Oil and Gas Industry Solutions at OTC 2009

Midland, MI - May 6, 2009: A team of Dow Corning experts presented specialized solutions for the toughest oil and gas industry challenges this week at the 2009 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC 2009) in Houston, Texas. As the world works to satisfy growing energy needs, offshore drilling has become increasingly important," said Phil Grellier, global strategic marketing manager for Dow Corning's...

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Green Packaging Solutions
Mailers

Green Packaging Solutions

Creative Packaging, Inc. An Oregon based company, is pleased to announce their ability to offer environmentally sustainable promotional and packaging choices for the following products: Binders: Recycled kraft paper, glued to recycled post consumer chipboard, using biodegradable green-friendly glues, printed with vegetable based inks. and recycled metals. The final product is a green friendly,...

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Plating Services

Plating Service targets exotic metals and plastics.

Blister-Free Plating is suited for variety of dielectric materials including engineering plastics such as Ultem(TM), Teflon®, Ryton(TM), Torlon(TM), and ABS. It also enables unusual or difficult metals, such as titanium, molybdenum, tungsten, magnesium, AlBeMet, and beryllium to withstand high brazing or soldering temperatures. Applications include coatings for optical and reflective...

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'Green' Building Trends Gain Momentum Spurring Demand for Low-VOC Products.
Coatings

'Green' Building Trends Gain Momentum Spurring Demand for Low-VOC Products.

The "green" building market is alive and well according to indicators that show owners and the architectural and engineering communities are looking beyond initial costs and adopting life-cycle analysis and resource conservation measures into their site planning, design and construction stages. Evidence of this trend has been found in recent studies by industry researchers, design firms and...

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Sealants

Dow Corning Materials Give New Life to Historical Building Facades

Date: May 4, 2009 Silicone Solutions Help Restore and Protect Building Structures MIDLAND, MI: Silicone sealants and coatings from Dow Corning are working behind the scenes to help construction engineers combat and repair weather damage to large, stately building façades. Silicone sealants and coatings are used to repair failed weatherseals and revitalize a building's appearance, ensuring...

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