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As the much-anticipated American Coatings Show and Conference return to Indianapolis, industry outlook is positive. CoatingsTech previews the upcoming events and details the trends and themes anticipated to be the focus in Indianapolis.
KRÜSS has developed ADVANCE software for interfacial analysis measurements, designed for touch operation. The software can be used for the on-site measurement of surface free energy to check pretreated or cleaned plastic, metal, and glass surfaces. For additional information, visit www.kruss-scientific.com.
BASF’s Coatings division has launched product lines in Europe for its Glasurit® and R-M® refinish paint brands. The product line is engineered to make automotive refinishing more sustainable; these are the first refinish products manufactured according to the certified biomass balance approach. For more details, go to www.basf.com.