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New technologies and advances in the area of smart coatings continue. While some may not have commercial applicability, many are being introduced that have the potential to significantly impact industrial and consumer markets.
GreenMantra Technologies has developed Ceranovus™, a line of synthetic polypropylene waxes that provides a range of technical properties produced from post-industrial plastic waste and post-consumer recycled plastics. The waxes are engineered to provide flexibility to adjust key formulation properties such as adhesive open and set times. For additional information, go to greenmantra.ca.
Axalta Coating Systems has expanded its Corlar® 2.1 PR-P Epoxy Primer line with FG-042 High Build Activator. Recommended for coatings on properly prepared carbon steel, galvanized steel, stainless steel, and aluminum, the activator is highly durable, VOC compliant, and chemical and corrosion resistant. For more information, go to www.axalta.us/industrial.