Sherwin-Williams Launches JetPen for Aerospace Coatings Touchups

Protect your aircraft integrity and aesthetic with JetPen, a 2K fully-reactive paint that delivers the same exceptional strength and crosslinked durability found in aircraft paint but with the application ease of using a pen.    This new touch-up pen from … Read More

Valspar Announces 2021 Colors of the Year

Valspar, from the Sherwin-Williams Consumer Brands Group, announced its 2021 Colors of the Year with 12 livable shades that evoke calm, serenity and simplicity.    With this palette, Valspar seeks to empower consumers to take control of their environments and create spaces … Read More

Palmer Holland\’s Distribution Relationship With 3M Expanded into Canada

Builds upon Palmer Holland’s existing responsibilities as a national distributor of 3M Advanced Materials products in the US. Coatings World staff09.29.20 Palmer Holland will be expanding its distribution of 3M Advanced Materials to Canada.   This territory expansion builds upon … Read More

PPG Launches Comprehensive Line of Flooring Coatings

PPG launched its PPG Flooring coatings, which is a comprehensive line of coating systems that include prime coats, base coats and topcoats and are tailored to provide optimum performance based on the specific work environment.    Users can choose from … Read More

American Chemistry Council, OSHA Renew Alliance

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) signed the renewal of the ACC OSHA Alliance, which continues to foster safer and more healthful American workplaces operating with diisocyanate chemicals along the polyurethane value chain.  … Read More

Marabu Introduces ClearShield Anti-Graffiti Liquid Coating Protection

Coatings World staff09.28.20 ClearShield Anti-Graffiti is a liquid laminate designed for use as a protective coating on digitally printed signage, billboards and banners that are at risk of destruction from graffiti.    This new coating provides protection from aerosol and latex … Read More

Axalta Evolves \’Axalta on Tour\’ to Digital Platforms in Latin America

Axalta announced its regional refinish training program, “Axalta on Tour,” is being held virtually this year to ensure the health and safety of the participants and instructors.    The training program provides continuous learning opportunities to Axalta’s automotive refinish customers … Read More

J. Rettenmaier Expands Superior Materials\’ Territory

Superior will be responsible for the full range of ARBOCEL products. Coatings World staff09.28.20 Superior Materials announced that effective Sept. 26, 2020, its territory for J. Rettenmaier USA has been expanded into the mid-Atlantic and New England regions.    The … Read More

Arkema Acquires Ideal Work

The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2020. Coatings World staff09.28.20 Bostik is acquiring Ideal Work, an Italian company specialized in high-added-value decorative flooring technologies.    This project is in line with Arkema’s targeted growth strategy … Read More

Michelman Updates Website

Michelman recently updated its website, which highlights the company’s portfolio of sustainable solutions, strong community involvement, and a 70-year legacy of collaborative innovation.   Customers can quickly locate solutions by market application or brand, including Michelman’s growing portfolio of BPI-certified compostable … Read More