Michelman Featuring Water-Based Binders and Surface Additives for Wood and Metal Coating Applications at Eastern Coatings Show 2017
CINCINNATI, OH (May 15, 2017) – Michelman will feature a selection of its environmentally friendly binder and surface additive solutions at the Eastern Coatings Show being held May 15-17, 2017 at the Harrah’s Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Exhibiting in booth #529, Michelman will showcase solutions that enhance the barrier and functional properties of architectural specialty coatings, industrial & maintenance coatings, inks, and overprint varnishes.
Wood coating formulators will be introduced to Ecronova® and Michem® brands of low and no-VOC additive and binder resin solutions that improve scratch and mar resistance, water resistance, anti-block properties and gloss. New binder resins will be featured that exhibit excellent aesthetic properties, strong mechanical properties and that show superb adhesion to most substrates.
Metal coating formulators will be introduced to Michelman’s ProHere®, Ecrothan®, Ecronova and water-based resinous binders that are suitable for a wide range of processing conditions and metallic substrates. They are used to enhance corrosion and chemical resistance, mechanical strength, and adhesion.
Michelman will also feature its ProHere L-range solutions for metal coating applications. These are water-based lubricants and surface modifiers that improve lubricity, slip and torque/tension control, while adding anti-mar and anti-scratch properties. They can be used to improve surface optics including matting and brilliance.
Michelman is a global developer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly advanced materials for industry, offering solutions for the coatings, printing & packaging and industrial manufacturing markets. The company’s surface additives and polymeric binders are used by leading manufacturers around the world to enhance performance attributes and add value in applications including wood and floor care products, metal and industrial coatings, paints, varnishes, inks, fibers and composites. Michelman is also well-known as an innovator in the development of barrier and functional coatings, as well as digital printing press primers that are used in the production of consumer and industrial packaging and paper products, labels, and commercially printed materials. Michelman serves its customers with production facilities in North America, Europe and Asia, product development and technical service centers in several major global markets, and a worldwide team of highly trained business development personnel.