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  1. General Magnaplate Corporation Brings AptiMag-X™ To The North American Market

    General Magnaplate Corporation is proud to announce that an exclusive license agreement has been signed with the UK’s Poeton Industries Ltd for the Apticote A20X™ surface enhancement process, used for treating the innovative A20X™ aluminum alloy.

  2. X-Rite And Pantone Expand PantoneLIVE Offering For Plastic, Coatings And Textile Industries

    X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and Pantone LLC, announced today that their cloud-based digital color standard ecosystem, PantoneLIVE™, will include the official spectral data from the popular Pantone Fashion, Home + Interiors System for cotton and nylon and the Pantone Matching System (PMS) for plastics and coatings. For the first time, color specifiers and manufacturers will have instant access to up-to-date spectral values for Pantone Colors for plastics, coatings and textiles, including the Pantone Color of the Year 2018: PANTONE 18-3838, Ultra Violet

  3. Axalta's Cromax Refinish Coatings Bring Art To Life At New York Exhibition

    Axalta's (NYSE: AXTA) Cromax® brand of automotive refinish products were on display during a fine art exhibition of Impossibly Real artist, Peter Maier, in New York, NY on April 26, 2018.

  4. Powder Coatings' Demand In Emerging Economies To Propel The Global Market Toward $10B By 2023

    Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, Global Powder Coatings Market, Forecast to 2023, finds developing markets such as Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Rest-of-the-World (ROW), following the footsteps of developed markets, such as North America and Europe, are increasingly replacing liquid coatings with powder coatings

  5. Indestructible Paint Highlights Advanced Performance Coating Developments At Surfair Show

    As a surface coating specialist, Indestructible Paint Ltd., will once again bring its technology and extensive involvement in the aerospace industry to the fore at this year’s Surfair exhibition between 22nd and 24th May in Biarritz.

  6. Cold Jet Launches New R1000H Dry Ice Pellet-To-Slice Reformer

    To understand growing customer needs, Cold Jet - the worldwide leading manufacturer of high performance, reliable dry ice cleaning and production equipment – developed the new R1000H pellet-to-slice reformer.

  7. Mysterious As The Cosmos: BASF Launches Ultra Violet Shade Collection Featuring Sparkling Colors & Effects Pigments

    Resulting from a new collaboration with Pantone Color of the Year 2018, BASF will showcase a collection of sparkling Ultra Violet shades featuring its Colors & Effects effect pigments for use in various plastics applications across multiple product markets.

  8. Technology Meets Sustainability – ZI-NI Bath Of An Infinite Operationality

    Zinc-Nickel plating established itself in the last years to be the gold standard for corrosion protection of steel parts in various industries. Alkaline Zinc-Nickel plating in particular is unmatched in its performance and sustainability due to low metal concentrations in the bath, superior metal- and alloy-distribution and, as a consequence, very reliable corrosion protection.

  9. Brenntag North America, Inc. Announces A New Partnership With StanChem Polymers

    Brenntag North America, Inc., part of Brenntag Group, the global market leader in chemical distribution, announces a new partnership with StanChem Polymers for the distribution of emulsion polymers in the United States ACES market.

  10. INOX Introduces CeraMax, The Industry’s First Ceramic-Coated Door Hardware

    INOX®, creator of innovative and premium decorative hardware and door locks for more than 25 years, debuts CeraMax™—a line of ceramic-coated door hardware for designers, architects and homeowners looking for a finish option that prevents deterioration due to harsh environments, including salt spray, oxidation, humidity and ultraviolet light. INOX is the first and only door hardware manufacturer to offer this finish option.