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Thursday, 09 July 2020
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All you need to know about current trends and developments in coatings technology: new coatings binder technologies, novel coatings additives, fillers and pigments.

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17 Jun 20
Interview: “Trends in effect pigments are based on performance”

Steven Jones, senior team leader for effect materials research at BASF Corporation, addresses trends in effect pigments for paints and coatings.

8 Jun 20
New content: Suppliers Hub grows

The European Coatings Suppliers Hub, which was launched a few weeks ago, is growing steadily. There are now 27 videos and presentations online that report on a wide range of innovations for the coatings industry. One of the latest videos presents multifunctional etheramine additives for aqueous systems.

6 May 20
EC Suppliers Hub: New presentation on polyaspartic technology

A few weeks ago the European Coatings Suppliers Hub was launched to present latest innovations to coatings manfucaturers in times of the corona pandemic, where personal meetings are difficult. A new presentation was just launched on the platform on novel polyaspartic technology.

11 Feb 20
International industry gathering for titanium dioxide

A good 60 experts from the coatings industry recently met in Berlin for the second European Coatings Titanium Dioxide Forum to discuss new technical developments and of course the EU classification of titanium dioxide.

29 Jan 20
Study on optimising the benefits of titanium dioxide in paints

A recent work focuses in formulation factors that affect the light scattering efficiency and the durability performance of TiO2.

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20 Jan 20
Philippines successfully completes phase-out of all lead-containing paints

The phase-out of lead-containing inks for industrial applications was completed in the Philippines at the turn of the year.

8 Oct 19
EU Commission classifies titanium dioxide in powder form

On 4 October, the European Commission decided to classify titanium dioxide in powder form as a substance "suspected of causing cancer in humans".

11 Sep 19
Interview: “An on-going decrease of biocidal active substance applications can be expected”

Biocide regulation remains a hot topic for the paints and coatings industry. We have spoken with Dr Annette Bitsch of Fraunhofer ITEM about the consequences for active substances and research and development in the field.  

9 Sep 19
How solvent manufacturers can comply with REACH

ESIG, the European Solvents Industry Group, a Sector Group within Cefic, provides guidance to solvent manufacturers and importers on ways to comply with REACH requirements.

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