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This website provides you with current news; reports on exhibitions and conferences; products; features and general information on your industry and is an additional service for our journal readers, which enhances the overall package we offer our subscribers.

We will regularly report on the latest issues in paints and polymers.  Please browse the website for recent news articles and exhibition updates from the latest editions of PPCJ.

There is a natural synergy between the coatings business and the adhesives business with many of the same companies operating in both industries and adhesive and coatings products using very similar raw materials.

Therefore, it made considerable sense for the once separate EAS journal to be incorporated into PPCJ from 2004 and give both magazines the benefit of an extended readership across both industries.

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Team AkzoNobel’s Volvo Ocean Race boat christened in The Hague

Team AkzoNobel’s Volvo Ocean Race boat christened in The Hague

Sailing fans flocked to a harbour in the Dutch city of The Hague yesterday to welcome team AkzoNobel's new Volvo Ocean Race yacht, which was officially christened by the city's Mayor. With the start of the race just four months away, skipper Simeon Tienpont and his crew arrived in The Netherlands from Lisbon to a rapturous welcome, when dignitaries and supporters caught their first glimpse of the newly built boat.

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PPG video describes benefits of premixed and frozen sealant for aerospace uses

A new video by PPG describes the cost-saving, quality and efficiency benefits of premixed and frozen PRC and PRO-SEAL aerospace sealants over mixing two-part sealants.

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Tikkurila plans to build new factory in Russia

Tikkurila has signed a Letter of Intent to buy a seven hectare industrial site near St Petersburg, Russia. The aim is to start the construction work of a greenfield factory in 2018.

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Changes in Tikkurila Management Board

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EU round up: June 1 EU labelling and packaging compliance deadline

European Union (EU) paint and coatings companies and their retailers have been warned products on sale from June 1 must be classified, labelled and packaged in line with the EU classification, labelling and packaging (CLP) regulation (1272/2008).

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