DSM created the versatile acrylic workhorse
Our NeoCryl® A-820 resin is a high-performance, 100% acrylic resin designed to meet these needs, particularly in the decorative market. Designed as a highly versatile universal binder, this resin is particularly suitable for wall paint applications.
DSM to drive sustainability value of its European coating resins portfolio
The withdrawal of APEOs from its European portfolio is the latest step in DSM’s ambitious sustainability strategy for its Coating Resins business, which includes eliminating chemicals of high concern (CoHC) from all coating resins.
DSM introduces resin to enable healthier sustainable multi-surface paint systems that last longer
DSM announced the launch of a new, universal primer resin, NeoCryl® HP-1000, that enables new levels of long-term adhesion and functional performance for trim and lacquer paints.
DSM expands textured coating resin range with highly functional sandy-feel resin
DSM announced the release of Skins® Sandy, the newest addition to its Skins® range of haptic coating resins, which enables you to add sand-like texture to packaging.
NeoAdd™ PAX - A breakthrough innovation for low-toxicity crosslinking
The DSM breakthrough innovation NeoAdd™ PAX enables high-performance, low-toxicity crosslinking for waterborne systems – protecting both surfaces and society.
DSM enables higher commercial standards in flooring with bio-based, self-matting resin
DSM announced that its new, bio-based self-matting resin, Decovery® SP-2022 XP, has been successfully integrated by coating formulators Ciranova and Arboritec AB into products launched at Domotex 2020.
DSM, GIGA, Toxnot and Chenyang Paint collaborate
DSM announced that the company will partner with GIGA, Toxnot, and Chenyang Paint to advocate ingredient transparency in construction industry.
Helen Mets: Talking purpose with Accenture
Helen Mets recently discussed how our purpose-led strategy is enabling a transformation, and why the best is yet to come.
How can we make a positive impact together?
Let’s do well by doing good! At DSM Resins & Functional Materials, we’ve just launched a new sustainability agenda.
Driving the market for sustainable leather finishes
By working together with TFL, we’ll develop innovative PUD systems for leather finishes – ones that are both more sustainable and higher performance.
DSM Coating Resins announces price increases for its Powder Coating Resins for both North America and EMEA, as per 15 October 2020
DSM Coating Resins announced today that North American prices for its Uralac® range of polyester powder coating resins will increase by $0.03-$0.06 USD/pound ($0.06-$0.13 USD/kg) for all formulations.
Additionally, the prices for its Uralac® range of solid polyester resins for powder coatings will, depending on product, increase by 0.05 to 0.11 €/kg for shipments in Europe, Middle East, Africa, India and Latin America.
Both increases, for North America and EMEA respectively, are in effect from October 15th, 2020, or as contracts allow. These price increases are due to an increased cost of feedstocks.
Sustainability: Good for the planet, great for paint sales
Whether it’s Uber ratings, Google reviews, or independent advocacy groups, it’s clear that we are – more than ever – living in the age of consumer power.
Home is where the sustainable furniture is
Furniture plays a key role in creating that special homely feeling, filling spaces with memories and personality and safety of our environment should be guaranteed.
Why paint customers need our support to live sustainably
While most people will agree that our world needs to be more sustainable (what is the alternative anyway?), making it happen seems much more problematic.
Why real coating innovation begins with the customer
Only when we are meeting an unmet customer need can we really deliver worthwhile innovation – innovation that makes a difference to real people in real life.
Why complaints make the best learning opportunities
‘Don’t leave me hanging on the telephone,’ sang the American rock group, Blondie, back in 1978, which might easily have been singing about the trials and tribulations of customer service.
A step for powder coatings, a leap for the furniture industry
When people hear the words ‘technological innovation’, they probably imagine self-driving cars, smooth-talking AI assistants, or Steve Jobs introducing the iPhone.
The future of furniture is closer than we think
Let’s take a trip together to 2050. For those living in the Netherlands, the day begins with a tasty cup of organic, locally sourced, zero-carbon coffee. Grown just down the road in one of our country’s many vertical farms, and home-delivered by solar-powered drone.
Sustainability sounds great, but where’s the evidence?
Any good sales or marketing professional understands the power of having public opinion behind them. And in today’s age of heightened sustainability awareness, companies of all shapes and sizes are keener than ever to demonstrate their ‘green’ credentials.
Let’s get closer to the paint surface with digitization
Just ask Kodak, Blockbuster or Nokia: digital technology is redesigning commercial landscapes beyond recognition and can disrupt even the most established of industries. In today’s digitized world, more than ever, yesterday’s innovations are gone...
Various answers for different markets
Over the years our innovations in high-performance resin technologies made a change in numerous markets, from building & construction to (flexible) packaging or general industrial. Our overview of product information can help you, as a start to determine the best resin for your paint or ink.