What's New

PTFE-Alternative Surface Modifiers for Inks and Coatings

Lubrizol offers PTFE-Alternative Surface Modifiers enabling inks and coatings formulations with similar protection and aesthetic properties previously attained with PTFE formulations.

Dispersant Technology eBook

The Science Behind Hyperdispersants - An interactive experience to explore the science behind Solsperse™ Hyperdispersants

Solsperse™ W-Series Hyperdispersants

Ushering in a step-change in dispersant performance, Solsperse™ W-Series hyperdispersants are now available to solve specific dispersing challenges for water-borne coatings.

Aptalon Water-Borne Polyurethane Dispersions

Aptalon™ Polyamide Polyurethanes

Aptalon™ polyamide polyurethane technology brings a new range of performance to coatings, particularly for water-borne technologies.

Flame Retardant Capabilities

Lubrizol maintains a portfolio of advanced polymers that deliver outstanding flame retardant protection

Introducing Lubrizol Performance Coatings New Blog

Read regularly published blog articles from Lubrizol Performance Coatings experts on diverse topics affecting the industry

From The Blog

Our performance coatings experts help formulators solve tough challenges and address market opportunities.

Unboxed - The Impact of E-Commerce on Packaging

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 05/26/2021

As e-commerce continues to grow in popularity, the demands of packaging face new challenges and opportunities, and advances in digital printing inks and coatings have a role to play.

Categories: Digital Print, Printing & Packaging

The Advantages of Direct-to-Metal Coating Solutions

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 05/11/2021

As DTM coatings continue to evolve, they are becoming more popular to deliver outstanding metal protection as a one-coat, efficient system.

Categories: Paints and Coatings, Resins and Binders

Using Humectants to Improve Paint and Colorant Formulations

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 04/21/2021

As testing methods for VOC continue to evolve, so do the requirement for humectants. Transitioning from traditional glycol technology can bring new capabilities for paints and colorants.

Categories: Paints and Coatings, Dispersants

Taking Formulations to the Edge of Performance

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 04/07/2021

Formulating paints and coatings to deliver optimal performance requires an exhaustive look at the diverse variables of application and end use, and working collaboratively with the right raw material provider can make all the difference.

Categories: Paints and Coatings

Why Are Protective Coatings So Useful?

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 03/24/2021

Understanding why these coatings work so well requires a deeper look at what a typical protective coating system looks like.

Categories: Paints and Coatings, Resins and Binders

How Coating and Ink Technologies Are Enhancing Sustainability in Packaging

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 03/10/2021

Resins, additives, and waxes can help formulators deliver exciting improvements in the sustainability of packaging materials and applications.

Categories: Resins and Binders, Printing & Packaging, Surface Modifiers, Dispersants


Paints & Coatings

Enhance paints and coatings with resins, dispersants, and surface modifiers for performance, simplicity and sustainability.

Paper & Textiles

Explore premium resin, binder and formulated solution capabilities for multi-functional performance in paper, textiles and fiberglass mat.

Plastics & Composites

Improve the aesthetics, performance and efficiency of color in composite manufacturing with robust dispersants and surface modifiers.

Printing & Packaging

Achieve diverse coating and ink formulations for printing and packaging applications with unique resins, dispersants, and surface modifiers.

Digital Print

Solve complex digital print challenges with advanced ink and coating technologies developed for maximum capabilities.