The industry's latest offerings.

DREWPLUS[R] S-4480 Defoamer
Drew Industrial
Ashland Specialty Chemical Company’s Drew Industrial business announces the introduction of DREWPLUS S-4480 defoamer for water-based coatings. The product exhibits outstanding macro and micro foam control during processing and application of the coating, promoting the dissolution of remaining air back into water-based coatings during the drying process, even when the film is set to touch.
For more information, contact Marketing Services, Drew Industrial, One Drew Plaza, Boonton, NJ 07005. Tel: (800) 526-1015 or (973) 263-7600. Fax: (973) 263-4483 or

Bone Black Pigments
Ebonex Corporation
High quality Bone Black pigments manufactured in our Melvindale facility are the culmination of many years of development in production and processing. Our pigments have superior masstone and jetness and impart a matte finish without the need for additional flattening agents. Bone Black pigments are non-conductive and provide excellent coverage for conductive sensitive applications. Great pigment to vehicle ratio and are easily dispersed.
Flex Products Inc.
Visit for product and technical information about ChromaFlair[R] light interference pigments -- the ColorShiftTM Effects Leader. ChromaFlair[R] pigments add new ColorShift[TM] dimensions to automotive and industrial coatings, plastics, textiles and consumer products.
For more information contact Flex Products Inc., 1402 Mariner Way, Santa Rosa, CA 95407-7370. Tel: 707/525.7007 Fax: 707/525.7537 Email:

Phenolic & ARYLZENE[R] Resins
Georgia-Pacific Resins, Inc.
Georgia-Pacific Resins, Inc. offers an extensive line of solvent-based, waterborne, and crosslinking phenolic resins for optimum performance of industrial and specialty coatings. GPRI’s patented ARYLZENE[R] resins offer a unique combination of hardness, toughness, adhesion, and viscosity reduction with diverse functionality and formulating latitude. Technical brochures are available. Please contact us toll-free at 866-4GP-CHEM (447-2436) or visit our Web site -

Measure Color ... Measure Quality
HunterLab color measurement spectrophotometers are ideal for quality control and color formulation of paint & coatings. Measures raw materials such as pigments, bases and additives as well as finished product including liquid paint, powder coatings, paint draw-downs and coated product. Systems are available with Universal Software for quality control and EasyMatch Coatings for computer color matching of paint.
HunterLab, 11491 Sunset Hills Road, Reston, VA 20190-5280, Tel (703) 471-6870, Fax (703) 471-4237

Macekote Waterborne Polyurethane Resins
Mace Company
Mace Company is promoting its expanded line of Macekote Waterborne Polyurethane Resins. Macekote PUD’s are used in coatings for wood, textiles, leather, paper, thread, vinyl, and much more. Mace Company also offers PUD/acrylic blends and co-polymers, compounded coatings, industrial finishes, and custom designed products (we have extensive experience with wood finishes).

Drum Handling Catalog
Morse Manufacturing Co., Inc.
New, full color drum handling catalog shows over 100 models! Extensive descriptions, specifications, new products, plus sources for more information, fast response and help. Over 100 products include Karriers, Rotators, Cradle Trucks, Hand Trucks, Fork Attachments and Below-Hook models. The broadest line of drum handling products.
Morse Manufacturing Co., Inc.
Ph: 315-437-8475 Fax: 315-437-1029

Dispense System
Novaflow Systems Inc.
A dispense system from Novaflow delivers improved quality and lower costs, greater blending accuracy, faster mixing, reduced waste and improved inventory control. And what it can do for your bottom line in this competitive business climate is nothing short of extraordinary.
Novaflow Systems Inc.
P.O. Box 269, 991 Industrial Road, Prescott
Ontario, Canada K0E 1T0
Tel. (613) 925-5926 Fax (613) 925-5928

Low-cost Reflected Color Measurements
Ocean Optics Inc.
Ocean Optics offers low-cost spectrometers for measuring the color of solids and liquids, as well as LEDs and other lights. Our USB-compatible systems come with a variety of fiber optic probes to handle any kind of sample. Software displays XYZ, L*a*b* and tristimulus values for CIE1931 and CIE1964. NIST-traceable standards provide certifiable results. Contact us at or visit

Surface Tensiometers
SensaDyne Instrument Div.
Solve coating formulation problems with SensaDyne Surface Tensiometers for laboratory and in-process applications. Formulators can improve transfer, spreading and adhesion of inks, coatings and other formulations by testing for, and choosing surfactant and additive combinations that provide the best Dynamic Surface Tension Profiles. Fast, accurate results make these instruments perfect for R&D or Quality Control applications. Contact SensaDyne at (480) 924-1744 or visit for more information.

Self-Cleaning Liquid Filters
The VORTI-SIV Division of MM Industries in Salem, Ohio U.S.A. highlights its VORTISIV [R]/ Airpel[R] range of self-cleaning inline filtration equipment. Shown is our Model 300LP-EX extra capacity filter unit. This all stainless steel model is driven by a pneumatic or electric explosion proof motor and drive, which allows the screen element to be effectively cleaned by two (2) wiper blades. A special “rotor blade” spiral and screen stabilizer, externally positioned on the screens exterior surface, efficiently moves oversize debris toward the dump valve. The system is available with 1 1/2", 2", 3" or 4" inlets & outlets, automatic dump valves, an air or electric differential pressure-actuated control package, and optional heat-jacketed filter vessels. Paint and coating flow rates range from 30-100 gpm. The filters are supplied with wedge wire or perforated screen elements from 15 to 3000 micron.

CMA series Small Production Disperser
D.H. Melton
The CMA-150 is an air lift, variable speed high shear disperser designed for 1 gallon to 10 gallon batches. The standard machine has a 1.5HP, 4200 RPM motor, with 14" airlift. Options include explosion proof motors, 5400 RPM or 7000 RPM maximum speeds, and 1, 1.5, 2 and 3 HP motors. 3" and 4" impellers, and mix container holder are included as standard. A tapered mixing shaft ensures vibration free operation. or 480-967-6218

Ambrose Packaging Systems
Tel: 425-317-9818 Fax: 425-317-8597
Quart, Gallon, Pails and Drums
Fillers, Lidders, Denesters and Palletizers
Controls and Turn Key Systems

Raw Materials
Pacer Corp.
Technical information on the application of: Mica in Construction Products And Potash Feldspar in Coatings Applications
Critical performance parameters of these two minerals contained in brief CD format for easy viewing and referencing.
Tel: 800-568-2492, Fax: 605-673-4459,

Coatings Adhesion Tester
SEMicro Division M.E. Taylor Engineering, Inc.
PATTI adhesion testers provide accurate quantitative measurement of the pull-off strength of your paint, adhesive, or coating. A patented, self-aligning system uses compressed gas to apply a continuous load to a pull-stub mounted on the test surface. Push button operation eliminates operator bias. Meets ASTM D4541 and other standards. The Model 110 features digital readout. Ask about our new "PIPS” instant pull-stubs. For details, call SEMicro at: 301-975-9798, e-mail us at or visit us at

World Leader in Polymer Chemistry
Kuraray is the world-leading supplier of polyvinyl alcohol and polyvinyl butyral. The Kuraray group provides a broad range of PVOH, PVB and Special grades, such as Exceval[TM], Kuraray Poval[R], Kuraray Vinylon Film, [R]Mowiol and [R]Mowital. If you require further information about our company and products, please do not hesitate to contact us.
KURARAY AMERICA INC., 101 E. 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022, Tel: 212-986-2230, Fax:212- 867-3543,,

Air Products Polymers
Air Products Polymers’ Airflex[R] EF811 emulsion, a next-generation VAE binder, can be formulated into low-VOC paints. Performing best in formulations that contain some level of filming aid, Airflex EF811 can also be used in zero-VOC formulations due to its relatively low minimum film formation temperature (MFFT). For more information or product samples, visit

Tote Bin Cover
Hendee Enterprises, Inc.
Are you experiencing high costs associated with cleaning the outside of your tote tanks? Hendee Enterprises’ newest product is a polyethylene cover for the tote type tank. This cover is the result of a direct request from our current tank cover customers. The tote tanks become coated with dried paint as a result of testing and filling. Our cover fits over the outside of the container. Our covers go on the tanks before filling, stay on during usage, and keep the container clean throughout the entire process, reducing costly clean-up. The product labels and hazard warnings are also protected.
Order online:

Coating Thickness Gage for ALL Metal Substrates
DeFelsko Corporation
The American made PosiTector[R] 6000 series of gages by DeFelsko measure coating thickness on both ferrous and non-ferrous metals, accurately and quickly. Simple, two-button operation and NO calibration required for most applications allow you to take basic measurements or perform advanced functions easily. A wide range of probes are available for a variety of applications. Toll Free: 1-800-448-3835 Website:

Color Guide for Industrial Applications
Hoover Color
Hoover’s Color Guide for Industrial Applications groups colors into six groups. Comparative tables describe properties for each pigment. Pigments are displayed with color chips illustrating masstone color and a combination with Titanium Dioxide. CIELAB A and B graphs provide tint shade information about color and undertone. Pigments for wood stain applications are included. Contact your representative or Hoover Color at 1-540-980-7233.

New EXP Diaphragm Pump Line
The new EXP (for “Expert Series Pumps”) offering represents the very latest in pump design expertise with a host of innovative features that can help the paint and coatings professional solve performance issues while reducing operating costs. The new EXP offering brings pump reliability to new levels with innovations like its patented ice-free, stall-free valve design that helps deliver serious savings through reduced pump "downtime". EXP body materials include natural PVDF/Polypropylene wetted parts for the ultimate in fluid compatibility.

KW Can
KW Plastics
Introducing the KW Can. The KW Can is a plastic metal/hybrid designed specifically to meet the demands of today’s products. The KW Can resists dents, dings, rust and has the resistibility of traditional containers. The KW Can is also compatible with traditional fill line equipment.

Blending/Dispersion Blades
Conn & Co.
The Conn Blades[R] are the only blending/dispersion blades that provide true pumping action for complete material circulation. The ITT style is the most aggressive. The IT style provides the same superior pumping but is gentle enough for shear-sensitive material circulation. The ITC is a great material mover with moderate shear. Conn Blades attain results in a shorter time with less heat generated. Users may discover new equipment isn’t needed -- just the right blade.

Receive Your Free Copy of the New Elcometer Catalogue
Elcometer Inc.
When you need to select an instrument for the quality control of surface coatings, look no further than the Elcometer Catalogue. We specialize in the design and manufacture of a complete range of instrumentation and test methods for coating process control, providing full range of products and services to meet your coating requirements. To request a free copy, contact our sales office at (800) 521-0635 or visit our website at

Wax Additives Brochure
Micro Powders Inc.
This new expanded brochure details the company’s complete range of specialty additives for use in paint, coatings and ink formulations. These technically advanced, micronized waxes, wax dispersions and emulsions include synthetic, polyethylene, PTFE, polypropylene and several unique combinations that are suited for special applications. The expanded applications section details a variety of end uses. Tel: 914/793.4058, Fax: 914/472.7098 or Email:

New Ultra-Clean-in-Place Option
Microfluidics[TM] Division of MFIC Corp.
Batch changeovers go significantly faster with the new Ultra-Clean-in-Place option or retrofit available for the M-610, M-210 and M-700 Series Microfluidizer[R] fluid processors. Using a high-velocity bypass system, it thoroughly flushes the processor upstream and downstream, including the interaction chambers without any diassembly. For application information contact Wendy Rogalinski at 800.370.5452 or E-mail or www.

New 2003-2004 Catalog
BYK-Gardner introduces our new 2003– 2004 catalog.
Points of interest:

  • a handy reference book including comprehensive solutions for the quality
  • 500 new items
  • over 2500 instruments
  • information on application, seminars and world-wide calibration services
The new BYK-Gardner 2003-2004 catalog is an advantage for every user! It is available free of charge from BYK-Gardner USA. Contact us at 800-343-7721 for your copy.

Pigments and Colorants
Alabama Pigments
Alabama Pigments is one of a very select few iron oxide companies that mines and processes their products here in the states. Our signature 901 Natural Red Iron OxideTM is one of the premier primer pigments in the industry. We also have a large warehouse where we maintain a complete line of synthetic pigments.

Silquest[R] A-Link[TM] 35 and Silquest A-Link Silane
Crompton OSi Specialties
Silquest[R] A-Link[TM] 35 and Silquest A-Link silane are unique isocyanatosilanes that give excellent wet adhesion to glass, metal, other inorganic substrates, and good adhesion to difficult substrates (nylon/other plastics). They offer fast hydrolysis (in the presence of atmospheric moisture); result in excellent thermal, chemical and UV stable coating performance.

Product Services Catalog
CHEMCENTRAL, the nation’s largest independent chemical distributor, is a convenient, single-source supplier for a complete line of quality products and value-added services. Its Product and Services catalog features a comprehensive listing of products -- liquid or solid -- from the industry’s leading producers, consistently conforming to your exact specifications for bulk and intermediate bulk container, drum or bag. For more information, call 800/331.6174 or visit the company’s web site at

The DRAIS SUPER RING MILL is our latest processing solution for pipe-less and pump-less high efficiency particle size reduction. The SUPER RING MILL features a high-energy pinned agitator enclosed in a screen basket for unsurpassed tank processing. The dual mixer propeller shafts advance the product into high flow recirculation to guarantee highly efficient and complete dispersion. The entire processing section is easily cleaned with negligent product loss between batches.

Diaphragm Pumps offer Flow Rates from 5 to 275 GPM
Graco Inc.
Graco Husky[TM] air-operated double diaphragm pumps feature 1/4, 3/8, 1/2, 3/4, 1, 1-1/2, 2 and 3-inch sizes with maximum flow rates from 5 - 275 gpm for transferring paint, industrial chemicals, ink, cleaners, adhesives, sealants, and lubricants. The self-priming pumps feature a patented Husky air valve with closed-center design eliminates sticking commonly experienced with spool-valve models. A variety of construction materials are available so each Husky pump can be customized to meet exact fluid transfer requirements.

Micro Milling Beads
Jyoti Ceramic Industries Pvt. Ltd., India
Zirconox micro beads are sapphire hard, tough, glossy, satin-smooth, lowest in co-efficient of friction, highest in density, mill faster high viscous formulations such as auto and allied paints, etc. Zirconox beads are closely at par with Yttria stabilized TZP beads in milling and wear performance, cost-wise 4 to 5 times lower. For more information, call our toll-free number 1-888 JYOTI CO. or visit our website

K8 - New Buhler Bead Mill for Laboratory Tests
Buhler Inc.
The K8 is designed for table top operation and will handle products of various viscosities such as highly viscous pastes and pigment concentrates, printing inks of all types, UV and EB curing inks, coatings and many more. Quick set-up and assembly / disassembly of the K8 enables easy cleaning and product change over.

Precision IBC
Precision Valve Products offers a wide selection of the finest quality stainless steel and brass ball valves available. Our “Valves Direct” program eliminates multiple levels of marketing and distribution costs. You will see savings of 35% to 40% with our foundry direct program. Do not buy another ball valve until you visit us at

Nacan Products Ltd.
Let our team, work for you. At Nacan Products Ltd., we draw on our strong global resources, versatile emulsions and knowledgeable, experienced, technical service and sales staff to develop quality coatings with your customer in mind. Whether the substrate is wood, steel or wallboard; indoor or outdoors, our team will work to satisfy your needs. Read up on our stars. To request literature, please contact Kate Cowx, 800/333.9483 or Visit our website and meet our team!

Product Displacement Pigging Systems
Inline Services
Inline Services’ new brochure illustrates their Product Displacement Pigging Systems. Used for product displacement and pipe cleaning, the system is highly effective for displacing usable product, separating product batches and removing any remaining residuals. The system can increase production efficiency and greatly reduce the amount of wasted product and disposal costs.

KD in a CD: See the Power of this Mill
KADY International
What makes Kady Mills so powerful? It’s their unique rotor stator technology. Learn how it works and what affect it could have on your production line. KD in a CD informs and instructs with great visuals and clear narrative. It is free! Just request it on our Web site or call 207-883-4141.

Primer-Sealer Adheres to “Green” Concrete
Air Products
Concrete primers and sealers made with Air Products’ new Anquamine[R] 287 waterborne epoxy curing agent can be applied just 24 hours after concrete has been poured with outstanding adhesion results. Drying quickly, they also enable faster return to service because they do not require removal prior to final finishing.

For information or product samples, contact: Air Products at 800-345-3148, or

Fluoroadditives for Coatings
DuPont Zonyl[R]
DuPont Zonyl[R] Fluoroadditives for Coatings include:

  • Zonyl[R] Fluorinated Surfactants - cost-effective high-performance wetting and leveling additives for paints, adhesives, inks, and other coatings.
  • Zonyl[R] Surface Protectants - developed to modify coated surfaces to improve cleanability and soil repellency and to reduce or prevent blocking.
Visit or call 866-828-7009 for information or samples.

NeoCryl XK-90
NeoResins Inc.
Introducing NeoCryl XK-90, an all acrylic polymer for opaque deck and porch stains. What makes NeoCryl XK-90 unique is its adhesion to multiple porch and deck materials, such as plastic composite wood and previously painted wood. It is fast dry and wears by erosion. Find out more at

WACKER BS[R] Coatings
Wacker Silicones
To help preserve and protect. The Easter Island Moais. U.S. Capital. The Kremlin. What do they have in common? They’re all protected with Wacker BS[R] coatings. Wacker BS[R] coatings help increase the life of your structures - and prolong the appearance of your coatings - by protecting against water absorption, dirt pickup and micro-organism growth. For more information, contact Wacker Silicones, 3301 Sutton Road, Adrian, MI 49221. Phone 1.866.260.4538. Website:

Factory Mutual Approved Fire Safe Valve Actuator
Essex Fluid Controls
Free brochure information for Factory Mutual Approved WATCHDOG[R] fire safe valve actuator. This fusible link Shutoff Valve Actuator is a self-contained, spring loaded device that automatically shuts off or opens 1/4" through 4" fire safe ball valves to contain spreading of flammable or toxic materials in dangerous situations. Available with heat activated Thermal Links or ETL Links (heat and/or electrically activated) elements. The units can also be manually operated as standard fire safe valves.

Introducing Decomet
MD-Both Industries
MD-Both Industries is pleased to announce we have widened our range of highly brilliant Vacuum-Metallized Aluminum Slurry products for achieving chrome-like effects in paints & coatings. In addition to our METASHEEN[TM] line, we now offer DECOMET[TM]. Now, as well as offering a wide range of solvents, we also offer excellent stabilized versions for waterborne applications. For more information, please visit

Nissan Chemical America Corporation
Organosilicasol is colloidal silica dispersed in organic solvent. It improves the quality of plastics, films, paints and much more.
Features: Excellent Stability, Binding, Dispersion, Wide Selection, Frictionizing, Transparency, Scratch/Mar/Chip Resistance, Narrow Particle Distribution
Applications: Textile Treatment, Metal Surface Treatment, Modification of Paints, Coatings - Clear coats, Micro Filler for Film, Hard Coating for Plastics

Measure Solids in Minutes!
Arizona Instrument
Computrac moisture analyzers, used in research and development, quality control, and industrial process control, measure solids content as low as 0.005 percent in as few as 3 minutes. Durable and easy to use, these analyzers are equally suitable for the production floor or the laboratory.

Butrol 465M
Buckman Laboratories
Butrol 465M is a new anticorrosive pigment for coatings that require corrosion protection with the use of regulated heavy metals. Butrol 465M has a low refractive index and low usage levels. It provides excellent corrosion protection in high solids alkyd systems, as well as two-component epoxies, urethanes, and polyesters.

Novoperm Yellow HR 70-E
Clariant Corp.
Clariant’s Novoperm[R] line now includes Yellow HR 70-E, an opaque Diarylide C.I. Pigment Yellow 83 providing quality and value. This environmentally friendly red shade yellow provides excellent dispersion and hiding. It’s the smarter choice for industrial applications. To learn all the reasons why Novoperm[R] Yellow HR 70-E will put a smile on your face, call +800-441-4414.

Cook Composites and Polymers
CCP (Cook Composites and Polymers), along with its sister companies Cray Valley and Sartomer, ranks second worldwide in production of coatings resins. All three companies are affiliates of ATOFINA, fifth largest chemical company in the world. Known for solution-oriented research, readiness to assist customers, and a long-held reputation for product innovation, CCP consistently brings to the marketplace the best in product technologies. For a copy of CCP’s new Coatings Resins Catalog, featuring Water Reducible, High Solids, Conventional Acrylic and Conventional Resins, Additives, Polyols for 2 Package Urethanes, Silicone Copolymer, and Acrylic Emulsions products, call 800-820-1242, ext 6335.

Additives for Coatings
Clariant Additives
Clariant Pigment & Additives offers a new general leaflet covering the entire range of Additives for Coatings. Clariant offers an extensive line of Additives for Coatings including; Sanduvor Light Stabilizers, Exolit Non-Halogenated Flame Retardants for Intumescent Coatings, Licowax Polyethylene Waxes both Polar and Non-polar, and our Ceridust Micronized Waxes. For More Information contact Clariant Additives, Attn: Mike Harris, 4000 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC 28205.

CB Mills
CB Mills introduces the versatile DYNO[R]-MILL Multi-Lab Mill with exchangeable inner cylinders of hardened steel, stainless, ceramic, polyurethane polyamide or TFE. This unit is available with multiple cylinder sizes to meet a wider range of laboratory and limited run requirements. Unit can be completely cleaned and recharged in 15 minutes.

The Optiwhite Series
Burgess Pigment Co.
This company’s brochure highlights its three Optiwhite thermosilicate products – Optiwhite, Optiwhite P and Optiwhite MX. According to the manufacturer, the products’ opacity and flatting-efficiency properties give paint better performance.

Wacker Silicones
Why have just one color, when you can have them all. By incorporating Helicone[R] HC and HELIPLUS[R] color transition pigments into your formulations you can create a unique appearance and dramatic special effects. Helicone[R] HC pigments are cost-effective, receptive to all resin technologies, and provide consistent and controllable results. For more information and an Applications Guide, contact Wacker Silicones, 3301 Sutton Road, Adrian, MI 49221. Phone: 1.866.260.4538. Website:

Preservation Solutions for Paint & Coatings
The Dow Chemical Company
DOWICIL[R] QK-20 Antimicrobial for bacterial hygiene problems; DOWICIL[R] 75 Preservative/DOWICIL[R] 96 Antimicrobial and BIOBAN[TM] BP/BIOBAN[TM] CS-1135 for in-can preservation; AMICAL[TM] for antifungal and anti-algal applications. We’re ready to help you solve your most demanding hygiene and formulation challenges. Dow Biocides offers testing from our state of the art microbiological facilities in Buffalo Grove, Il and technical sales and service people located globally to assist with your solutions. For more information on Dow’s complete line of Biocides visit us at or contact us at 1-800-447-4369/1-989-832-1560

Product Overview Brochure
International Specialty Products
International Specialty Products, Inc. (ISP) is offering a product overview brochure detailing the physical properties and potential benefits of its industrial biocides, BIOTREND[R] biocides, NUOCIDE[R] fungicides and algaecides, FUNGITROL[R] fungicides and NUOSEPT[R] preservatives. To obtain a copy, contact ISP Customer Service at 1-800-522-4423; or for technical assistance, call 1-866-BIOTREND (1-866-246-8736).

Polyurethane Resins
Soluol Chemical Co.
Soluol manufactures a broad range of waterborne, solventborne and moisture curing polyurethane resins under the trade names Solucote and Solubond. This new brochures highlights 20 aliphtic and aromatic resins commonly used in the paint and coatings industries. Solvent free and low VOC types are included. Soluol was founded in 1931 and services a diverse group of industries. For more information contact Soluol at 401-821-8100, fax them at 401-823-6673 or e-mail at or visit them at

King’s New General Brochure
King Industries
King Industries has just introduced its all new 36 page Guide to High Performance Additives featuring; Nacure[R] & K-Cure[R] Acid and Blocked Acid Catalysts, K-Kat[R] Catalysts for Urethanes, K-Flex[R] Polyester Polyols and Urethane Diols, K-Stay[R] Rheology Modifiers, K-Sperse[R] Dispersants, Nacorr[R] Rust & Corrosion Inhibitors, Nacure[R] Super Catalysts for Epoxies and Disparlon[R] Thixotropes and Surface Control Agents.

Filtration, Separation & Mixing Solutions
RPA Process Technologies
RPA Process Technologies offers the industry’s broadest, deepest family of equipment for liquid filtration, liquid/solid separation, and high-viscosity mixing applications. This brochure overviews our cleanable media pressure filters, replaceable media pressure filters, vacuum filters, gravity filters, and paste mixers/extruders. For a free copy of our brochure please call +1 866-867-2900 or e-mail us at

Discover the SANDPIPER[R] Solution
Warren Rupp, Inc.
Stroke Counter/Batch Control System turns your diaphragm pump into an accurate, controllable pump system. This industrial-grade control eliminates troublesome and expensive flow-sensing devices. It will run pre-programmed batches and formulas with 1%-3% repeatable accuracy. Call us at (419) 524-8388 for information on the RuppTech[R] Stroke Counter/Batch Control System or our many other accessories available for your air-operated double diaphragm pumps manufactured by Warren Rupp, Inc.

Compact Screener
Russell Finex
The Russell Finex Compact Screener is a high-performance unit designed for liquid/solid or solid/solid separation. When headroom is a problem a Russell screen can fit neatly and efficiently. Effective screen evacuation provides consistently high throughput, allowing material to pass straight through the vibrating mesh and on to the next stage with no clogging or holdups.

Mixer Service Program
Philadelphia Mixers
“Service All Mixers” Program is designed to evaluate, rebuild and upgrade performance of any manufacturer’s mixers or aerators to eliminate unplanned downtime, reduce maintenance costs and increase process yields. The industry’s largest and most comprehensive test lab for scale-down/scale-up testing to optimize customer processes and a 24 to 72 hour “Quick Ship” Drive exchange program are also available. E-mail:

Purchase of Rheology Division of Rheometric Scientific
TA Instruments
TA Instruments Inc. has completed its purchase of the assets of Rheometric Scientific Inc.’s Rheology division. The combined company will remain TA Instruments. The consolidation of Rheometrics with TA Instruments’ controlled stress rheology and thermal analysis will provide scientists and engineers with the best available technology in those fields. The combined rheology products will be called Rheometrics Series Rheometers. Sales, service and support operations of both companies will be consolidated into one worldwide organization.

Raylok Performance Products
Surface Specialties, an operating unit of UCB Group, S.A.
Raylok Performance Products literature provides information on Surface Specialties’ newest product line. Raylok[TM] products are UV/EB curable systems engineered to meet today’s challenging performance requirements. Very quickly and efficiently Raylok delivers high-performance results in several important coatings properties.

Eastman CP 730-1 Chlorinated and Eastman AP 550-1 Non-Chlorinated Adhesion Promoters for PP and TPO Plastics
Eastman Chemical Company
Designed to be the active component in adhesion promoter primers used to ensure adhesion of color coats and topcoats to polypropylene and thermoplastic olefin (TPO) plastics, Eastman CP 730-1 is available at 20% weight solids in aromatic 100 or xylene and Eastman AP 550-1 at 25% weight solids in aromatic. 1-423-229-2000.

HALOX[R] XTAIN[R] L-66 is a strong ionic, alkaline-base liquid tannin stain inhibitor for use in water-base coatings for wood. The unique chemical composition of XTAIN[R] L-66 provides excellent tannin stain blocking properties but also demands the utilization of specific formulating techniques for obtaining success. Typical loading levels for HALOX XTAIN[R] L-66 are 2-3% based on total formula weight. The unique chemistry of this product allows performance to be obtained regardless of the PVC of the formulation. Polymer choice will dictate best performance within a given PVC range. For more information on formulating with HALOX[R] XTAIN[R] L-66, please contact your nearest distributor or the HALOX[R] Technical Service Department.

Pigments and Dispersions
Johnson Matthey
This company offers the following range of products: transparent iron-oxide pigments available in yellow, brown and red; cadmium pigments--low in cadmium solubility--available in yellow, orange, red and maroon; complex inorganic pigments offered in cobalt blue and green, copper chrome black, yellow and nickel titanate; and organic pigments available for ink-process colors in blue, yellow and rubine powders, presscake and paste. Solvent- and aqueous-based dispersions for the wood-finish industry are also available.

Johnson Polymer
Johnson Polymer’s JONCRYL[R] technologies are known and respected throughout the global paint & coatings community. Its industry-leading technical services team specializes in consultative customer guidance. Johnson Polymer shows environmental commitment by consistently offering innovations in water-based polymer technology. Request your JONCRYL Selection Guide today to learn more about Johnson Polymer’s product lines.

Raw Materials
R.T. Vanderbilt Co.
Technical data on products to meet the raw material needs of the paint industry, available in a handy pocket folder. Included is information on four new grades of VANSIL[R] W Wollastonite for high performance industrial, decorative and powder coatings; low KU grades of NYTAL[R] talc--NYTAL 3300 and 7700; our complete line of mineral filler/extender pigments--VANTALC[R], NYTAL and IT talcs; PYRAX[R] pyrophyllite and kaolin clay; HAPS free VANCOR[R] corrosion inhibitors; ACTIV-8[R] drier accelerator and stabilizer for water reducible and high solvent coatings; and VANCIDE[R] biocides.

Winning Solutions for the Coatings Industry
Our latest brochure features information about solvents, freeze-thaw stabilizers, functional monomers, polymers and resinous polyols available from Lyondell Chemical Company and Equistar Chemicals, LP. Featured products include E- and P-Series glycol ethers and acetates and Lyondell’s new family of Acryflow[TM] acrylic polyols. To download a brochure, visit>Products and Services...>Product Selector...>By Market...>Coatings...> Brochure.

Raw Materials
Dorsett & Jackson Inc.
For western states only: Ask for your free pocket guide to raw materials carried by this highly respected west-coast distributor. Handy and well-organized, you’ll find dozens of additives, containers, extenders and fillers, flame retardants, pigments, dyes and resins from the top manufacturers in the industry. You can find us on the web at: www.dorsettandjack or you can email us at:

Acrylic Powder Coating Resins
Reichhold, Inc.
This informative, two-page flyer outlines the versatility of GMA acrylic resin technology in powder coatings featuring Reichhold's FINE-CLAD[R] product line. These high-performance products can serve as primary film formers, crosslinkers or additives with key applications including automotive clear coats, aluminum wheel coatings as well as automotive trims to name a few. To obtain a copy of this flyer, send an e-mail request to or call 800-431-1920 (U.S).

Literature Promotes New Technology Products
Troy Corp.
Troy is pleased to introduce product literature for new technology preservatives and additives. The literature features information on the benefits of low VOC Troy technologies, including safe handling characteristics, competitive cost-in-use, and maximum performance. To request literature on Troy products or to see how Troy can work with you to develop a customized partnership to create unique solutions, e-mail