RSS

Coatings

Ambicoat.jpg

AIMPLAS CHARO PASCUAL

AIMPLAS, the Plastics Technology Centre, is currently developing coatings to purify the air in indoor environments. Read more

Industry News

Safic-Alcan has been working with Evonik for the distribution of their silicas in France and Benelux, and Air Products Specialty Additives in France and Belgium Read more

Industry News

Painters painting an old building, Spain

joserpizarro - Fotolia

The €4 million expansion primarily adds capacity for the company’s Levasil CC-branded product line, which supports customers in the paints and coatings market in their switch from solvent-based to more sustainable water-based coatings Read more

Materials

The French company has acquired a new extruder and graining line as part of a €35 million investment plan Read more

Machinery

The newly active production line has strengthened the focus on speciality chemicals and backward integration of raw materials Read more

Materials

SAFIC-ALCAN has been appointed by Braskem to distribute their Unilene range. The agreement is effective immediately. Read more

Materials

Screen Shot 2017-07-14 at 14.27.07.png

ISRA

ISRA Vision, an optical control systems supplier based in Germany, has unveiled its ‘SMASH’ system to give all-in-one inspection for plastic webs. Read more

Machinery

Students at RWTH-Aachen, a German engineering school, have enlisted the help of Covestro to protect their 'Sonnenwagen', Read more

Industry News

Trelleborg is showing its Uraduct material for protecting offshore windfarm cables at the Offshire Wind Energy show in London. Read more

Materials

Two new silicone conformal coating formulations, ECC3011, and ECC3051S, have been released by Techsil. Read more

Industry News

Clariant’s Additives business has strengthened its position in the Asian region with a multi-million CHF investment in China. Read more

Industry News

PVC coatings distribution deal announced between Zobel and ProKolor. Read more

Industry News

Panel Graphic, a plastics coatings and information display maker, has secured a bank’s investment to add to its staff count. Read more

Industry News

Three’s the charm for a car clearcoat based on bio-materials, as Audi, BASF and Covestro show the Audi Q2 coat at the European Coatings Show. Read more

Materials

2017-021.jpg

Covestro

Pasquick by Covestro has been used by USL StructureCare to repair the floor of Merry Hill mall’s carpark. Read more

Materials

Covestro will be showcasing the prototype of a new design for a steering wheel cover using its DirectCoating/DirectSkinning technology at K 2016. Read more

K 2016

BASF has announced it intends to sell its global industrial coatings business to AkzoNobel for €475 million (approx. £370 million GBP). Read more

Industry News

BASF has announced the appointment of Dr. Katja Scharpwinkel to the position of Automotive Refinish Coatings Solutions in Europe. Read more

Industry News

Tamworth-based Optical Coating Technologies received a visit from its local MP recently as part of a campaign to encourage good health and safety practices in the workplace. Read more

Industry News