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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.

Latest News

Dymax Europe GmbH – 20 years of continuous growth

Dymax Europe GmbH, based in Wiesbaden Germany, is celebrating its 20th anniversary

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PPG to acquire IVC Industrial Coatings

PPG Industries has announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire IVC Industrial Coatings, Inc

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AkzoNobel supplies protective coatings for major North Sea wind farm

One of the largest clean energy projects in Europe is benefiting from coatings technology supplied by AkzoNobel.

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Axalta develops Ganicin, new zinc-rich coating system

Axalta Coating Systems has introduced Ganicin™, a zinc-rich, corrosion-resistant coating system for the general industrial segment.

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Versatile new Michem Lube 160RPH provides superior slip control on flexible packaging substrates

Michem® Lube 160RPH is a new water-based, wax emulsion additive from Michelman designed to control the coefficient of friction (COF) of flexible packaging coatings, without compromising bond strength, heat seal, barrier or printability properties

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