New Water Borne Flexibilized Epoxy Dispersion

NEW WATER BORNE FLEXIBILIZED EPOXY DISPERSION – ultra low VOC 2K epoxy primer {{ vc_btn:title=View+On-Demand&color=green&size=xs&align=center&i_icon_fontawesome=fa+fa-video-camera&button_block=true&add_icon=true& }} Karl Rossmann TS&BD Manager Metal Protective allnex While the performance of water borne primer systems meets industry standards, end-users and governments are becoming more stringent on VOC emissions during the coating process. Regardless, allnex is committed to continue with... Read more »

RSC Membership

Reach your full potential with RSC membership We provide our members – everyone from students to CEOs – with the resources, support, and connections they need to progress. As a global community of over 50,000 exploring every branch of the chemical sciences, membership means sparking new conversations, new opportunities, and new discoveries. Advancing Chemistry. Together.... Read more »


The IKA magic PLANT is a laboratory scale process plant for batch wise mixing and emulsifying of low viscous masses up to masses just about capable of flowing. The magic PLANT can be used for a great variety of applications. It is especially suited for processing of products from the cosmetics, food and pharmaceutical industries.... Read more »

What Networking Looks Like Today

What networking looks like today and how Surfex is supporting the Surface Coatings Industry An interview with Richard Gilkes, Managing Director, Surfex & Stort Chemicals

Brenntag Colours, Pigments & Dyes for All Applications

Situated in Halifax, West Yorkshire, Brenntag Colours is a global supplier of speciality pigments and performance products for the variety of applications worldwide. Established over 60 years ago, Brenntag Colours have built a reputation of a renowned supplier of organic synthetic pigments, solvent dyes, and colourants for many industry applications such as coatings, plastics, polymers,... Read more »

OCCA Virtual Burns Supper

Virtual Distillery Tour & Whisky Tasting - Thursday 25th Feb 2021 Owing to the ongoing pandemic, it has not been possible to arrange the usual OCCA Burns Supper at the Erskine Bridge Hotel for February 2021. However, owing to the success of our virtual gin distillery tour and tasting that we ran as a social... Read more »

Presentations by UCL

Presentations by UCL {{ vc_btn:title=View+On-Demand&color=green&size=xs&align=center&i_icon_fontawesome=fa+fa-video-camera&button_block=true&add_icon=true& }} Dr Manish Tiwari UCL Robust and Multifunctional Nanoengineered Surfaces Prof Ioannis Papakonstantinou UCL Optical Coatings for Healthcare and Energy Applications Dr Stefan Guldin UCL Mesoporous Coatings for Self-cleaning, Antireflection and Sensing Applications

Live Demonstration of IKA’s Rotavisc Viscometer

Live demonstration of IKA’s Rotavisc Viscometer {{ vc_btn:title=View+On-Demand&color=green&size=xs&align=center&i_icon_fontawesome=fa+fa-video-camera&button_block=true&add_icon=true& }} Kevin Mann Senior Sales Manager IKA England IKA’s new Rotavisc Viscometers are capable of measuring the viscosity of a variety of samples such as resins, coatings and gels. With modern features, a 10 year warranty and UK based service the Rotavisc is a reliable lab partner.... Read more »

Are U ready for the UFI Code: European Poison Centre Notifications

Are U ready for the UFI Code: European Poison Centre Notifications {{ vc_btn:title=Register+Here&color=green&size=xs&align=center&i_icon_fontawesome=fa+fa-video-camera&button_block=true&add_icon=true& }} Nirav Banker Business Head (UK, Asia-Pacific and Middle East) SIAM The new Annex VIII to the CLP Regulation, defines the harmonised requirements for Poison Centre Notifications (PCN) applicable as of the start of 2021. Importers and/or downstream users will have the... Read more »

Presentations by the NIA

Presentations by the NIA {{ vc_btn:title=View+On-Demand&color=peacoc&size=xs&align=center&i_icon_fontawesome=fa+fa-video-camera&button_block=true&add_icon=true& }} Dr Sean Kelly Senor Project Manager Nanotechnology Industries Association Advancing into a new world in coatings and surfaces– the translation of Nano into Advanced Materials and implications for regulation and policy  Nanomaterials have evolved over the last decade to shape regulatory changes worldwide, and, with constant innovation in... Read more »