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The paint and printing ink industries operate in a very competitive market, where raw materials and production costs account for a high proportion of the total price of the finished goods. Any method of reducing these processing costs or of obtaining better value from the raw materials must...
We are likely to see a definite boost in the output of painted plastics as a result of a major development in inmould coating of polyurethane by British paint chemists. This is the Trimbond system developed in the UK by Macphersons and shown to the press for the first time last month.
Evro Johnson Pumps Ltd. are introducing a new member to its range of self priming impeller pumps.
Silica extender pigments obtained from natural sources have been used in various coating systems for some time. A review of the microcrystalline silicas available to the paint formulator is included for reference purposes. Cost reduction and sheen control were recognised as attributes of ground...
A practical guide to rheological additives entitled NL Rheology Handbook is available from NL Chemicals UK Ltd, St. Ann's House, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 1HG. Tel 0625 529511.
Surface active agents are widely used to impart special characteristics to surface coatings formulations. The large variety of surfactants now commercially available may leave the coating technologist with the problem of how to choose the best for his particular system. It is hoped that by...
Organoclay gellants have been well established as stable, effective viscosifying agents for the paint, coatings and ink industries for many years. The conventional organoclays used, however, present some processing difficulties as they require high shear rate mixing and the correct choice and...
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