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Axalta Introduces Corshield® Alkyd System for Corrosion Resistance

Published on 2015-10-28. Author : SpecialChem

BOGOTA, Colombia -- Axalta Coating Systems, one of the leading global suppliers of liquid and powder coatings, developed and launched a new Corshield® alkyd system designed to provide resistance and lasting color for severe corrosive environments.

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Fig. 1: Axalta

The new Corshield alkyd system is designed to reduce the impact of metal coating processes on the environment for chemical plants, refineries, pulp and paper plants, power plants and marine structures as well as other architectural applications.

“This launch strengthens our Corshield product line in Colombia and in the Latin America region to meet customer needs,” stated Ricardo Abisambra, Axalta’s General Manager in Colombia.

The launch included a new brand identity designed to facilitate the identification of Corshield technologies for the end user as an innovative color system.

Axalta’s Corshield products include anti-corrosive paints and coatings capable of protecting and preserving the mechanical and aesthetic integrity of industrial pipes and equipment.

About Axalta Coating Systems

Axalta is one of the leading global companies focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light vehicles, commercial vehicles and refinish applications to electric motors, buildings and pipelines, its coatings are designed to prevent corrosion, increase productivity and enable the materials it coat to last longer. With almost 150 years of experience in the coatings industry, the 12,800 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve more than 120,000 customers in 130 countries with the finest coatings, application systems and technology.

Source: Axalta

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