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Axalta has introduced two high solid epoxy primers to its agriculture, construction, and earth moving equipment markets. Corlar® 3.5 PRTM and 3.0 PRTM are two-component, VOC conforming, low HAPs productive primers designed for use over properly prepared substrates and most aged to hard cured coatings. The primers are formulated to be highly durable with very fast dry times to deliver corrosion and chemical resistance.. For details, go to www.axalta.us/ace
Orion Engineered Carbons has launched DERUSSOL® B230 waterborne liquid pigment preparation and XPB 430 POWDER, a stir-in preparation for waterborne coatings. DERUSSOL B230 is a binder-free dispersion containing 30% specialty carbon black, providing high pigment concentration at very low viscosity. XPB 430 POWDER is engineered to offer highest jetness levels and strong bluish undertones for durable, high quality automotive basecoats.. For more information, go to www.orioncarbons.com.