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SONGWON demonstrates commitment to the North American coatings industry

SONGWON demonstrates commitment to the North American coatings industry.
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)Ulsan, South Korea – April 10, 2018 – For the first time, SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. is present at the American Coatings Show (ACS), showcasing its latest high performance solutions.

Archroma to highlight eco-advanced solutions for enhanced packaging and paper at TAPPI's PaperCon 2018

ArchromaReinach, Switzerland, 9 April 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, will be at TAPPI's PaperCon 2018 to highlight Archroma’s solutions and expertise to enhance both the optical and functional properties of board and paper – with a special focus on sustainability.

Clariant introduces additives for sustainable coatings solutions to North American market at ACS 2018

Exolit® AP flame retardant grades based on ammonium polyphosphate have become the industry standard in intumescent coatings formulations. Steel plate protected with intumescent coating after a fire test. (Photo: Clariant)Charlotte, March 28, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, debuts new sustainable additives to support new challenges, product claims and the increasing demand within North America for more sustainable coatings solutions at American Coatings Show 2018 (Booth #2531).

DSM launches Uralac® Ultra website to mark new stage of powder coating solutions for heat-sensitive substrates

DSM launches Uralac® Ultra website to mark new stage of powder coating solutions for heat-sensitive substrates. 
(Photos: DSM Engineering Plastics: DSMREPR005)Zwolle (NL), 20 March 2018 - Royal DSM, a global science company active in health, nutrition and materials, has today launched a dedicated Uralac® Ultra website www.dsm.com/ultra to mark a new chapter for this breakthrough technology, which enables first-time-right powder coating of heat-sensitive substrates such as medium-density fiberboard (MDF).

Clariant announces regional product debuts for American Coatings Show 2018

ClariantMuttenz, February 8, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, invites American Coatings Show visitors to the regional premiere of cutting-edge products to support North America’s growing industrial coatings market in embracing the evolving lifestyle, mobility, safety, and environmental demands of its end-consumers.

One-step Bonderite L-FM FL polymer-based coating process changes the game in metal pretreatment for demanding automotive bolts

With Bonderite L-FM FL, Henkel has developed an innovative solution with superior cost performances, reduced CO2 impact and a much smaller water footprint. 
(Photo: Henkel, PR042)Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel Adhesive Technologies has sharpened the market fit of its Bonderite L-FM FL portfolio of polymeric coatings for the surface conversion of metals used in cold forming operations. The optimized Bonderite L-FM FL process reduces the number of treatment steps from as much as ten to one or two and is fast emerging as an attractive alternative in the production of high-performance automotive bolts and screws.

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