Paint & Powder Coating Applications News for October 2011

Paint & Powder Coating Applications News Archive

Paint Suppliers, Chemical Producers Report Third-Quarter Earnings

Higher selling prices, combined with key market sector activity, drive earnings for the majors.

PPG Unveils SEMA 2011 Preview PPG Unveils SEMA 2011 Preview

Surface coatings specialist's booth to reflect a 'collision shop' theme; industry stars, radical rods and bikes are also on tap.

Toyota Approves PPG Matte Clearcoat for New Lexus LFA Supercar Toyota Approves PPG Matte Clearcoat for New Lexus LFA Supercar

PPG's GLOBAL REFINISH SYSTEM(R) D8113 clearcoat is the first to pass Toyota’s rigorous specification criteria for the exclusive $400,000 car’s signature matte black finish.

AkzoNobel Seals the Deal on Schramm Holding AG

AkzoNobel completes acquisition of more than 95 percent of Schramm Holding AG shares.

BASF Plans To Sell Relius Coatings' Decorative Business

Executives say decorative paint line no longer in sync with BASF market-share growth strategy.

Clariant Sells its Polysilazane Coatings Business to AZ Electronic Materials

Divestiture to help Clariant improve operational efficiency.

All-Color Powder Coating Obtains DuPont Star Coater Certification

Finisher scores extremely high in all 10 areas of the audit.