Barbara Pennati

Barbara Pennati

pennati@ipcm.it

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AkzoNobel Develops Innovative Film Technology for Radar Sensors

AkzoNobel has developed a radar-transparent bright film which allows to coat decorative metallic parts that hide radar sensor without blocking the transmission of signals.

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ECHA’s Candidate List Updated with Eight Hazardous Chemicals

The Candidate List of substances of very high concern now contains 219 chemicals that may harm people or the environment.

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New Graphene-Based Coating Protects Paintings Against Environmental Degradation

A team of researchers developed a new coating able to create a graphene film that protects artworks against degradation.

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HangOn Launches Flexi-frame

HangOn has launched Flexi-frame, a new space saving, divisible frame developed to increase line efficiency during coating operations.

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June in review

"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step".

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ipcm Offers You a Free Pass for FABTECH Chicago

FABTECH, the international trade show on metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing, is set to return to Chicago’s McCormick Place on September 13-16. As Media Partner of the fair, ipcm gives you the chance to visit FABTECH Chicago for free. 

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IM GROUP Completes Installation for Leading Manufacturer in Western Europe

The recently rebranded IM GROUP (formerly Inkmaker Group) has announced the completion of a major installation in Western Europe.

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Registration for Exhibitors at PaintExpo 2022 is Now Open

Leipziger Messe, organizer of PaintExpo, the world's leading trade fair for industrial coating technology, announced that interested exhibitors can now register for the next edition of the fair.

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Ontario Paint Manufacturers Support the New Recycling Regulation

According to the Canadian Paint and Coating Association (CPCA), paint manufacturers support the new regulation for paint recycling, published by the Ontario government, which also reduces red tape.

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The Protech Group Acquires Excalibur Paints & Coatings Ltd.

The Protech Group has reached an agreement to acquire the liquid coatings business of Excalibur Paints & Coatings Ltd. (Excalibur Paints) based in Wichita Falls, Texas, USA. 

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Evonik Launches COATINO Campus, a New Knowledge Platform

The coatings and printing inks industry can now rely on COATING Campus, a new knowledge platform launched by Evonik to provide information about additives and formulations.

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Vegetable Proteins Show Potential to Replace Petroleum-based Raw Materials

Research teams at the Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV are collaborating with 18 partners to tap into the potential of proteins as renewable raw materials in the chemical industry, including the manufacturing of paints and varnishes.

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Dürr Installs the First Automatic Painting Line in Uruguay at Nordex

Dürr has installed an automatic painting line for vehicles manufacturer Nordex, which is based in Montevideo, Uruguay. This is the first automated painting line in the country.

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Cortec Launches EcoClean Scale and Rust Remover

Cortec Corporation has launched EcoClean Biodegradable Scale and Rust Remover, which, powered by Nano-VpCI, allows to effectively dissolve heavy scale, corrosion and oxides off metals.

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Perstorp Commits to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

In line with Paris Climate Agreement, Perstorp Group has committed to setting science-based targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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