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DSM introduces ultimate self-matting bio-based solution for flooring

DSM introduces ultimate self-matting bio-based solution for flooring.
(Photo: DSM Resins & Functional Materials: DSMREPR013)
Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, launched a new, bio-based self-matting resin, Decovery® SP-2022 XP, that will take ultra-matt flooring finishes to new levels in terms of aesthetic and functional performance, ease of application and sustainability. The new resin underlines DSM’s ambition of using science and innovation to develop sustainable solutions that outperform conventional market alternatives.

PPG, Avery Dennison sign agreement to commercialize eco-friendly foil system for ship hulls

Fred Noël, vice president, Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions Europe (left) and Jan Willem Tegelaar, PPG general manager, protective and marine coatings, Europe, the Middle East and Africa (right). (Photo: Mactac, PR016)PPG (NYSE:PPG) and Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions have announced today they have signed an agreement to further commercialize their companies’ patented self-adhesive fouling release foil for ship hulls. The foil was developed as part of the eSHaRk project, a consortium of the world’s leading marine experts and engineers working together to create an innovative new fouling protection system.

DSM unveils ambitious targets in Coating Resins

DSM Resins and Functional Materials unveils ambitious sustainability targets in Coating Resins. (Photo: DSM Resins & Functional Materials: DSMREPR011)
Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, announced today at the European Coatings Show (ECS), in Nuremberg, Germany, a series of ambitious sustainability targets for its Coating Resins business that will help it to become even more environmentally friendly in the coming years.

SONGWON presents expanded range of specialty chemicals for coatings at the European Coatings Show 2019

SONGWON presents expanded range of specialty chemicals for coatings at the European Coatings Show 2019. (Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)
With a stand designed to give customers a personalized experience reflecting their needs, SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. is present again at the European Coatings Show 2019 (ECS) following its successful debut at the last show. The company is exhibiting a number of products for the first time, including two new stabilizers, an antioxidant and two ranges of functional monomers.

Ascend to debut new Hexatran and FlexaTram-DAM high-performance additives at ECS

Ascend to debut new Hexatran™ and FlexaTram™-DAM high-performance additives at ECS.
(Photo: Ascend Performance Materials, APMPR028)Ascend Performance Materials, a global leader in the production of plastics, fibers and chemicals, will debut new high-purity grades of its Hexatran and FlexaTram-DAM high-performance amines for the paints and coatings industry at the European Coatings Show.

Devan Chemicals joins Consortium addressing the Recycling of Coated and Painted Textile and Plastic Materials

Devan ChemicalsThe EU-funded Project, in which Devan Chemicals is a key partner, held a kick off meeting on 20-21 February 2019 at the EU Commission in Brussels, Belgium. The project consortium, led by Belgian R&D centre CENTEXBEL, consists of 17 European partners from across the value chain including design, manufacturing, NGOs, and research and innovation.

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