Tag: February ’21.

UK Coatings industry faces significant challenges

UK Coatings industry faces significant challenges as result of the new Free Trade Agreement with the EU A recent survey of British Coatings Federation (BCF) members demonstrates how Brexit has impacted negatively on the coatings sector in the form of new customs red-tape and higher costs since 1st January.  The survey reported higher shipping costs,... Read more »

Customer Case Study: DMT Marine Equipment

For almost twenty years, DMT Marine Equipment have designed, manufactured and supplied marine winches and naval equipment across Europe and Asia. As a specialised supplier of Towing Winches and Mooring Systems, robustness and reliability are the key elements in all of its equipment.   Working towards International Standards Strict guidelines and onsite supervisors oversee production... Read more »

OCCA Weekly Webinars

OCCA continues to use its Weekly Webinars platform to provide an opportunity to engage more directly with members and industry associates; to enable our industry partners, advertisers and Corporate Sponsors to share their business and product developments; and to encourage participation from a broader audience. Our Winter 2021 Series, comprising 10 webinars, will run weekly... Read more »

New Products Which Meet Changed Regulations

Regulatory changes in relation to Irgacure® 369 and similar photo-initiators, as well as the reclassification of a phosphoric acid ester have led to the launch of new and adapted ranges from our key supply partner ECKART. Rotostar UV 166 Flexo Ink This is a series of entirely new UV flexographic inks covering a broad palette... Read more »

Infinity Wax Launches Second Graphene-Enhanced Product

Applied Graphene Materials (LSE:AGM) is pleased to announce that its customer, Infinity Wax, a major manufacturer of car care products in Europe, has launched a second car care product enhanced with the Company's graphene technology. Using AGM's industry leading Genable® graphene nanoplatelet dispersions, Infinity Wax has launched Graphene Wax, a new generation of high-performance car... Read more »

Applied Graphene Materials Announce Approval Grant

Applied Graphene Materials (LSE:AGM), is delighted to announce that approval has been granted by ECHA, the European Chemical Agency, for a volume threshold of 1 to 10 tonnes of powder usage per annum of graphene products supplied by individual members of the Graphene REACH registration consortium, of which AGM is a founding member. Following rigorous... Read more »

Measuring Made Easy – And Now FREE…

Do your product coatings meet specification? Have you been supplied the right material? Using the latest instruments and techniques, Fischer will test your samples for free and quickly report the results*. We are a German original equipment manufacturer and we help customers control their processes, reduce scrap and cut costs. So, you can: Prove your... Read more »

DeCAL 1200 Series of Liquid Dispersion Polymers

Devine Chemicals are a leading UK-based speciality chemicals distributor and manufacturer with over three decades of experience. Our DeCAL 1200 Series of Liquid Dispersion Polymers are a range of synthetic thickeners for water-based systems, providing rheological control in a wide range of uses including: • Building and construction • Wood coatings • Adhesives • Agrochemicals... Read more »

IMCD Presents Building Tomorrow

IMCD presents Building Tomorrow: new insights on the future of coatings and construction, from the technical experts leading the way IMCD, the leading global speciality chemicals and ingredients distributor, has released Building Tomorrow, a new trends commentary for the coatings and construction industry that is the second in a series of commentaries exploring the markets... Read more »

Delivering the difference in Performance Chemicals

Cornelius understands the key needs of the industrial sector offering comprehensive technical support and supply chain excellence for a wide range of product and market needs. Cornelius offers a market leading portfolio of specialty coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomers (CASE chemicals) to support our customers’ new innovation and business growth objectives. There is real user-led... Read more »