Kameleon Color Paint Creates Color-Changing, Iridescent Exterior for Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral

Kameleon Color Paint Creates Color-Changing, Iridescent Exterior for Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral

Linetec finishes Firestone's UNA-CLAD panels achieving a one-of-a-kind, dynamic appearance with the first use of Valspar's new Kameleon Color Linetec finishes metal panel system for Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral, Wausau, Wis. - With its shimmering, iridescent exterior, Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral beckons visitors with its unique appearance as its color changes in different light and...

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Starter Leak Detection Kit targets oil-based fluid systems.

Starter Leak Detection Kit targets oil-based fluid systems.

SpectrolineÂ-® OPK-441 Industrial Leak DetectionÂ- Kit lets users pinpoint source of all leaks in hydraulic equipment, compressors, engines, gearboxes, and fuel systems. OIL-GLO™ 44 concentrated fluorescent oil dye, supplied in 8 oz twin-neck bottle,Â- works with synthetic and petroleum-based fluids and glows bright yellow/green when scanned by included OPTIMAX™ 400 violet light...

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Industrial Nanocoating optimizes corrosion resistance.

Industrial Nanocoating optimizes corrosion resistance.

Manufactured using proprietary 3D nanostructured polymers, Nano-Clear optimizes corrosion resistance and abrasion resistance while preventing UV degradation of underlying paint. One-component, highly cross-linked polyurethane hybrid nanocoating system penetrates deep into small pores of paint, enhancing underlying color, optimizing gloss, and increasing surface hardness.

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Houghton Patents New Aluminum Etching Technology

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Houghton International Inc. and Houghton Technical Corp. today announce that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent No. 8,518,286, entitled Methods and Compositions for Acid Treatment of a Metal Surface .-  This patent is directed towards Houghton's technology for aluminum acid etching, which is formulated to provide a uniform fine matte satin...

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APV Engineered Coatings Debuts New High-Performance, Customizable Coating for Flexible Vinyl

APV Engineered Coatings Debuts New High-Performance, Customizable Coating for Flexible Vinyl

AKRON, OHIOÂ- — APV Engineered Coatings, a manufacturer and marketer of coatings and chemical products for over 135 years, has launched a new product, VynguardÂ-® Weldable PVDF. A customizable, high-performance fluoropolymer coating, VynguardÂ-® Weldable PVDF is specifically engineered to protect flexible vinyl films used in outdoor applications. Using a fluoropolymer chemistry...

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Optical Thin Film Coatings are intended for instrumentation.

Optical Thin Film Coatings are intended for instrumentation.

Intended for use in imaging, display, projection, scanning, defense, biomedical, aerospace, and other instrumentation applications, precision optical thin film coatings include thin film filters with anti-reflective, heat-resistant, dielectric, and IR and visual transmission qualities. Thin films include UV, IR, anti-reflective (AR), BBAR, cold mirror plate, hot mirrors, aluminized mirror, plate...

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MacDermid Autotype's Autoflex EB Film Helps Customers Gain UL Certification

AutoflexÂ-® EB has become the latest film range in the MacDermid Autotype portfolio to be awarded UL (Underwriters Laboratories) recognition in the USA, delivering added value from an already exceptional product.Â-  The recognition applies to both the gloss and antiglare finishes and underlines the quality and consistency that customers have come to expect from MacDermid Autotype films....

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Water-Based Coating supports heat sealing and heat activation.

Suitable for packaging applications where heat sealed or heat activated combinations are required, AqualeneÂ-® 1185HS bonds plastic films, paper, paperboard, and aluminum foil. Product is applied by flexographic presses and other roller coating applicators used in both web and sheet-fed production equipment. Achieving heat sealing or heat activation at 210–230Â-

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Nordson ASYMTEK Demonstrates NexJet Jetting System with One-Piece Genius Jet Cartridge at IPC APEX Booth 3115

Nordson ASYMTEK Demonstrates NexJet Jetting System with One-Piece Genius Jet Cartridge at IPC APEX Booth 3115

System improves precision, speed, throughput,Â- and reduces cost of ownership Carlsbad, CA, USAÂ-  - Nordson ASYMTEK,Â- a leader in fluid dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, will demonstrate its new, patent-pending, NexJet™ jetting system, with the one-piece Genius™ Jet Cartridge, at IPC APEX 2013 booth #3115. The Genius Jet Cartridge is the only system part that...

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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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