Paint & Powder Coating Applications News for July 2013

Paint & Powder Coating Applications News Archive

BASF to Invest in New Resin Plant in Shanghai

BASF pledges nearly $120 million to support growing demand for automotive coatings in Asia Pacific region.

Dow Inaugurates Northeast Technology Center Innovation Hub

Center to support innovation for advanced materials portfolio of businesses.

Wagner Industrial Solutions Hires New Purchasing Agent

Jennifer Bochenek brings more than 15 years of experience in purchasing/procurement with both national and international suppliers.

American Coatings Association Wants Industry to Join the 'TSCA' Modernization Conversation

ACA is asking that its members individually reach out to the senators in their respective states and to ask them to co-sponsor CSIA – S.1009., aka the TSCA Reform Bill.

CCAI Announces 2013 FABTECH FINISHING Conference Schedule

Attendees will have access to a good mix of beginner, intermediate and advanced sessions, including electrocoating, system design, powder coating, cleaning & pretreatment and running efficient paints systems, to 'Finishing Essentials' sessions.

Wagner Industrial Solutions Hosts 'Media Day' Wagner Industrial Solutions Hosts 'Media Day'

Event designed to showcase Wagner's vast liquid painting and powder coating capabilities.

Gary Schuster, OMCO president and CEO, Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2013 Northeast Ohio Winner

Awards program recognizes entrepreneurs in high-growth companies who demonstrateexcellence and extraordinary success in critical operational areas.

Sherwin-Williams Division Launches New Website for EMEA Region

Improvements include enhanced functionality and technical content, including market sector insights and detailed product information.

7 Principles of Lean Supplies 7 Principles of Lean Supplies

How could your company change its approach and become a more efficient workplace?

American Coatings Association Secures Critical Interpretation from EPA Regarding Powder Coating Operations American Coatings Association Secures Critical Interpretation from EPA Regarding Powder Coating Operations

EPA amendment to the Paint and Allied Products Area Source Rule allows companies that use certain chromium compounds to opt out of the rulemaking.

Ford Motor Company Honors BASF Argentina Coatings with a World Excellence Award

Recognition is given to the top 5 percent of qualifying suppliers who demonstrate superior quality, delivery and cost performance.

Aerospace MACT Standards Under EPA Review

The American Coatings Association has reason to believe the EPA is seeking to change the measurement of HAP limits from the current lbs./gal., to volume coating solids.