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Polyurethane can be used as one component system (1K formulation), where a high molecular weight PU is mixed with isocyanate that cures with moisture, though it can be used with non-isocyanate formulations as well. PU coatings are also widely used through two components systems (2K formulation) where a polyisocyanate reacts with a polyol or a polyamine. PU coatings bring color retention, better surface finish (high gloss), increased scratch and abrasion resistance as well as moisture resistance. They are applied on many different substrates in very diverse markets like automotive, aerospace, furniture, flooring, and textiles. Strong drivers for their use include low to zero VOC emissions and the potential use of renewable sources like bio-based polyols.

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Oct 19, 2016 | Industry News

Covestro Reduces its MDI and TDI Production

Due to an unforeseen production outage at a supplier of nitric acid, Covestro’s European production facilities for the isocyanates MDI and TDI can currently only be operated at reduced capacity...

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Sep 23, 2016 | Industry News

Covestro to Deliver Seminar on Polyaspartics Floor Coatings

Covestro will cover about polyaspartics floor coating during the 2016 Concrete Decor Show. Covestro will also focus on coatings based on 1K and 2K polyurethane. Polyaspartic coatings are used as an...

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Sep 15, 2016 | Product News

Emery Oleochemicals at Polyurethanes Technical Conference: to Launch Bio-Based Polyols

Emery Oleochemicals will launch four new bio-based products. They are compliant with REACH standards and are designed to provide performance in a broad range of applications. Provides improved...

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Sep 1, 2016 | Product News

UBE Launches Unsaturated Polycarbonate Polyol for UV-curing Applications

UBE has developed ETERNACOLL® Polycarbonate polyols ETERNACOLL UD. UBE ETERNACOLL® offers possibilities to polyurethane coatings and can be used in UV-curing products. It provides high hardness...

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Aug 22, 2016 | Industry News

Axalta to Feature its Wide Range of Marine Coatings at the VBBT

Axalta will exhibit its marine coatings at the VBBT. Axalta’s coatings are designed for industrial applications like marine coatings and delivers best appearance. Axalta will feature Imron® MS600™...

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Oct 13, 2016 | Industry News

Covestro to Display Sustainable PU Textile Coating System at K 2016

Covestro will present breakthroughs in its INSQIN® waterborne polyurethane (PU) technology at K 2016. INSQIN® waterborne polyurethane technology enables a new level of material sustainability for...

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Sep 22, 2016 | Product News

Sartomer Introduces CN9302, a Dual-cure Urethane Acrylate Oligomer

Sartomer has launched a new dual-cure urethane acrylate oligomer. The CN9302 oligomer can be used in UV/EB-curable, two-part urethane, and dual-cure formulations. It provides exceptional adhesion...

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Sep 1, 2016 | Industry News

Axalta Announces New Imron® Polyurethane Coatings Brand Identity

Axalta has announced a new Imron® brand of polyurethane coatings brand identity. The products are used in the aftermarket repair of commercial vehicles and in OEMs. The products provide excellent...

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Aug 26, 2016 | Product News

PPG Launches Green Polyurethane™ Coating Based on Hybrid Coating’s Technology

Hybrid has announced that Comex a division of PPG has created a new coating utilizing Hybrid’s zero isocyanate Polyurethane technology. It is an effort to bring more environmentally friendly green...

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Jul 14, 2016 | Industry News

Accella Invests in Bullet Liner’s Spray-On Coating Technology

Accella announced a investment strategy based on the Bullet Liner™ brand. Accella acquired the Bullet Liner product line as part of the acquisition of Burtin Polymer Laboratories. Accella is...

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