August issue out now

04 September 2014


16 Active ingredients
The European Biocide Regulations have led Dow Microbial Control to develop a sustainable microbial control dry film

22 Labelling issue
Dow Coating Materials’ launch of its sensitiser labelling free waterborne polymer grades supports manufacturers

24 Red tape
September 2013 saw the introduction of a revised regulation on the use of biocides, which ECHA believes is an improvement on product and processes clarification


26 Rheology data
Microfluidic rheometry is a relatively new technique for viscosity measurement as Malvern Instruments discusses

Protective Coatings

28 Disappearing smudges
Reactive Surfaces has come up with an anti-fingerprint coating for touch screens

Country Focus

31 Latin America
Mixed forces are facing the Latin American paint sectors

33 Egypt
The Egyptian Government is looking to put into action a growth plan to aid the recovery of the paint and coatings sector

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35 paintistanbul
In October the Turkish exhibition, paintistanbul will be held at the CNR Expo, showcasing innovations

NACC 2014

C1 Moroccan conference
The 8th event in this series will once again be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Casablanca from October 15-16. Full programme and exhibitor listing can be found in both French and English

C2 Plan

C3 Programme de la conférence

C5 Liste A-Z des participants

C7 Introduction

C8 Floorplan

C9 Conference programme

C11 A-Z exhibitors

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