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In the focus: Agricultural & construction equipment coatings

This issue contains a full package on agricultural & construction equipment coatings: an overview of the market, new developments and exclusive expert voices.

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CEPE Corner

Standards ahoy: CEPE Marine Sector Group's current focus

Standards and class approvals are important topics for the Marine Sector Group. With regard to antifouling paints, a great concern for the group is the Biocidal Products Directive. Bjørn Tveitan, chair of CEPE’s Marine Sector group, speaks about the group’s recent projects.

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ACE: "The move to low VOC-coatings is a challenge in itself"

The trend towards low-VOC coatings is very notable in the agriculture, construction and earthmoving equipment (ACE) sector. Fernanda Tavares of Cardolite talks about lowering VOC and other challenges in this market.

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EC Dossier Additives

FREE DOWNLOAD: Discover the best of EC Journal on Additives!

Tiny amount, huge effect! Additives are indispensable ingredients of each and every formulation. Get a comprehensive overview of the most recent developments in the field of additives for coatings: in our new EC Dossier, we have compiled the top technical papers on additives for coatings that have been published in EC Journal over the past three years – available as a free download, presented by Byk Additives & Instruments.

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