CLEVELAND – Lubrizol Performance Coatings, a business division of The Lubrizol Corp., has earned the Ringier Technology Innovation Award in China for the development of its one-component, self-crosslinking polyurethane dispersion (PUD) technology for wood coatings.

Lubrizol’s Turboset™ Ultra Pro waterborne polyurethane dispersion is based on a unique polyurethane technology that does not require the addition of crosslinkers to deliver the performance of a two-component system. Ultra Pro waterborne PUD is ideal for sports and recreation floor applications and offers excellent black-heel-mark resistance.

Launched in 2006, the Ringier Technology Innovation Award recognizes those companies that have made the most significant contribution for the advancement of China’s coatings industry through technical innovation, productivity increase, economic efficiency and market development.