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Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Coatings fillers

Here you will find all news on current trends and development for fillers.

17 item(s) for Coatings fillers
24 Jun 15
Preparing ZnO nanopaint for marine antifouling applications

Nanomaterials open up tremendous opportunities in the development of commercial products for house-hold to industrial applications.

12 Mar 15
Substituting titanium dioxide by calcium carbonate in paint mixtures

Titanium dioxide (TiO2) due to its high refractive index, is widely used in paint industry as a white pigment.

27 Aug 14
Synthesising micro and nano-sized calcium carbonate particles

Calcium carbonate nano and micro-particles have a large number of industrial applications due to their beneficial properties.

1 Apr 14
Talc-based extenders meet the demands of industrial coatings

The new range is a cost-effective solution for high solids, putties and automotive refinish applications.

14 Feb 14
Kaolin accelerates film formation of latex polymers in cement

Colloidal stabilisers (e.g. PVOH) and anti-caking aids (e.g. kaolin) are commonly added during the spray drying of liquid latex dispersions to produce re-dispersible polymer powders for the drymix mortar industry.

12 Jul 13
Sunflower seeds to promote eco-friendly concrete

Sunflower seed husks could be used as an environmentally friendly filler for concrete, Turkish researchers say.

6 Feb 13
Optimising dispersion paints using multifunctional fillers

A guideline of the Dorfner Group reveals how to save costs and improve quality by optimising or revising the design of the filler package in the formulation.

1 Jun 12
Calcite filler to improve paint stability

In a new study, calcite particles hinder agglomeration of TiO2 particles in the paint. Part of TiO2 can be replaced by calcite without any appreciable change in service properties.

2 Dec 11
Surface functionalisation of fillers improves blanching resistance

In a new study, experimental functionalised grades of both blanc fixe and titanium dioxide reduced blanching, as predicted.

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