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Additives for Paints & Coatings

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The paint industry faces complex formulation challenges. We know that the right additive can tip the scales. That’s why we specialize in multifunctional paint additives such as wetting and dispersing agents, stabilizers and neutralizers. These provide simple yet sustainable solutions that conform to the latest regulatory and ecolabel requirements, meet your performance goals and answer your needs at every step of the paints and coatings value chain.

ADDITIVES FOR PAINTS

Our additive range focuses on solutions for water-based architectural coatings. It includes, among others, wetting agents, stabilizers, and neutralizing agents.
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ADDITIVES FOR COLORANTS

Our broad range of dispersing agents and humectants for pigment dispersions can be used in point-of-sale colorants and in-plant tinters based on organic and inorganic pigments.
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PRECURSORS FOR PAINT ADDITIVES

For the production of paint additives we offer precursors and intermediates like HEUR rheology modifiers or leveling agents based on silicone ethers.
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RAW MATERIALS FOR RESINS AND PIGMENT BINDERS

Our diversified portfolio includes polyglycols, polyetheramines and surfactants for the production of emulsion polymers, alkyd emulsions and polyurea elastomers.
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»We develop our products to enable paint manufacturers to produce ecolabel-certified paints.«

Dr. Dorothee Gabel, Chemist and Global Application Development Manager Paints & Coatings at Clariant Industrial & Consumer Specialties

Jörg Rüger, Paint Engineer and Global Application Development Manager Paints & Coatings at Clariant Industrial & Consumer Specialties

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ADDITIVES FOR PAINTS

Our additive range focuses on solutions for water-based architectural coatings. It includes, among others, wetting agents, stabilizers, and neutralizing agents.
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ADDITIVES FOR COLORANTS

Our broad range of dispersing agents and humectants for pigment dispersions can be used in point-of-sale colorants and in-plant tinters based on organic and inorganic pigments.
> More
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PRECURSORS FOR PAINT ADDITIVES

For the production of paint additives we offer precursors and intermediates like HEUR rheology modifiers or leveling agents based on silicone ethers.
> More
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RAW MATERIALS FOR RESINS AND PIGMENT BINDERS

Our diversified portfolio includes polyglycols, polyetheramines and surfactants for the production of emulsion polymers, alkyd emulsions and polyurea elastomers.
> More
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»We develop our products to enable paint manufacturers to produce ecolabel-certified paints.«

Dr. Dorothee Gabel, Chemist and Global Application Development Manager Paints & Coatings at Clariant Industrial & Consumer Specialties

Jörg Rüger, Paint Engineer and Global Application Development Manager Paints & Coatings at Clariant Industrial & Consumer Specialties

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