Effective August 1, the Lorama Group is the exclusive Canadian distributor for the Aakash product portfolio. This includes the full line of Aakash organic pigments, dyes, amide waxes, specialty Ketonic resin, and specialty dispersions.
Researchers at the University of Colorado at Boulder are developing a way to use liquid crystals to make windows more efficient. These are the same crystals used in many flat-screen TVs and similar displays.
Improving Process Heating System Performance: A Sourcebook for Industry, Third Edition, is now available for download. This Sourcebook is part of an initiative under the US Department of Energy (DOE) Industrial Technologies Program (ITP) and the Industrial Heating Equipment Association.
DeFelsko has been selected to host several training events for the Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC). The courses begin this November at its headquarters in Ogdensburg, NY.
Datacolor has launched the Datacolor 20D, a portable spectrophotometer designed especially for paint retailers and hardware stores.
SiVance, LLC, a subsidiary of Milliken & Co., has introduced SiVance C2010 resin, a reactive silicone technology designed to create highly durable epoxy-silicone hybrid coating formulations.
VanDeMark Chemical, Inc. has named Larry Grubb vice-president of global sales and business development.
IGM Resins B.V., a global producer and supplier of radiation curable materials, has expanded its executive team with the addition of Dr. Stephen Postle, who joins the company as vice-president of technology.