Additives

Milliken ClearTint® Liquid Polymeric Colorants Win FDA Approval for Clarified PP and HDPE Food Contact Applications

Spartanburg, S.C. – Milliken & Company today announced that its ClearTint® polymeric colorants have received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in food contact applications. All five ClearTint primaries, the basis for all the company's ClearTint colors, have been approved under the FDA's Food Contact Notification program. Milliken's proactive efforts to...

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Coatings

Michelman Focusing on Water Based Converting Solutions at TAPPI PLACE 2014 Conference

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman will do two presentations at the TAPPI PLACE 2014 Conference being held May 13-15, 2014 in Ponte Vedra, Florida, USA.Â-  The first presentation is entitled Advances in Aqueous Heat Seal Coatings for Flexible Packaging", and will be presented by Ms. Ginger Cushing, Global Business Development/Industry Manager, Functional Coatings at Michelman.  In her...

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Dry Film Negative Photoresist produces hydrophobic surfaces.
Photoresists

Dry Film Negative Photoresist produces hydrophobic surfaces.

Optimized for hot roll lamination and processing on micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) and IC wafers, DF-4017 produces hydrophobic (>90° contact angle) film surfaces. Cured chemistry withstands harsh environments, including those subject to moisture and corrosive chemicals, while glass transition temperature of 145°C andÂ- moderate modulus of 4.5 GPa at 25°C lend to...

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Extrusion Coating System meets AAMA 2605-13 specifications.
Coating Equipment

Extrusion Coating System meets AAMA 2605-13 specifications.

Consisting of color coat and clear coat, Acropon® 2605 Extrusion Coating System is spray-applied to extruded aluminum products, such as storefronts, entrances, windows, and handrails. System offers wide color palette and gloss levels ranging from 30–70 for both interior and exterior applications. Coating meets or exceeds AAMA 2605-13 specifications for 10-year South Florida exposure...

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Additives

Metabolix to Highlight High Performance Biopolymers for Packaging Applications at Interpack 2014

• Mvera™ B5010 and B5011 Resins for Compostable Film, Bag and Packaging Applications • PHA Performance Modifiers for PVC and PLA • Biodegradable Color Masterbatches • Innovative Development Grades in Film and in PHA Latex Coating for Paper and Cardboard CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and DUSSELDORF, GermanyÂ- – Interpack 2014 - Metabolix (NASDAQ: MBLX), an advanced biomaterials company focused...

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Presses

Michelman Featuring Two New DigiPrime® Primers Optimized for HP's Indigo 20000 and Indigo 30000 Digital Presses at interpack 2014

CINCINNATI, OH – Michelman will be featuring two new HP-recommended DigiPrime primers formulated for the HP Indigo 20000 and 30000 digital presses at the interpack 2014 Trade Fair being held May 8-14, 2014 in DÃ-¼sseldorf, Germany. Michelman will be exhibiting in Hall 13, Booth #E94. DigiPrime 050 is a new primer formulated for the HP Indigo 20000, a press designed to print on reel-based...

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Sealants

Multi-Surface Primer and Sealer promotes adhesion.

Available in project size 2-gal bucket, KILZ® HIDE-ALL™ helps prepare surfaces for painting and evens permeability. High-hiding latex primer sealer helps minimize issues caused by dark colors and minor surface stains to create consistent canvas for desired finish. Able to be top-coated after 1 hr with latex or oil-based paint, product is suited for use on interior surfaces, including...

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Surface Finish Coating provides stable black appearance.
Coatings

Surface Finish Coating provides stable black appearance.

Developed for screws and other fasteners in visible areas for automotive industry, coating system comprising matt zinc flake basecoat DELTA-PROTEKT® KL 120 and water-based black topcoats DELTA-PROTEKT® VH 321 GZ and VH 322 GZ fulfillsÂ- corrosion protection requirements while simultaneously giving components stable, black surface. Properties reduce white corrosion while promoting...

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Coatings

Sulzer Metco Announces Enhanced Surface Solutions to Meet the Challenges of Unconventional Drilling

Wohlen, Switzerland – With increased cost efficiencies at the forefrontÂ-  for Oil & Gas operators, the 2014 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is highlighting the importance of collaboration. To combat industry-wide shrinking margins due to the rising cost of development, the conference, which is returning to Reliant Park in Houston, May 5-8, called unite Oil & Gas industry thought...

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