UV curing is gaining in popularity as coatings producers recognize its advantages in creating coatings with enhanced scratch, chemical and abrasion resistance, using less energy and resources. The technology offers opportunities for fast curing at low temperatures, increasing line speed to improve productivity, as well as offering environmental and surface performance benefits.
Clariant’s new Hostatint™ UV liquid pigment preparations (Dispersions) go the next step in supporting easy formulation of low VOC high performance coatings. Hostatint™ UV is a complete color range of high-performance, easy to use colorants for UV cured wood coatings, especially designed for industrial coatings and wood finishes.
Color your 100% UV Systems with Hostatint™ Pigment Preparations
The new Hostatint™ UV pigment preparation range supports the trend for colored UV systems and the industry focus on improving sustainability and product performance.
Hostatint™ Pigment Preparations Key Benefits
- Easy to use Pigment Preparations for 100 % UV-Systems
- Excellent compatibility with common binder systems
- Good flow properties, high pigment content
- Wide variety of colors
- Shelf life of 18 – 24 months
- Globally available
- Low VOC