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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

Application - Solplus Hyperdispersants Ease Plastic Dispersion

Solplus™ Hyperdispersants

Find out how Solplus hyperdispersants make plastics easy with efficient dispersion, high loading, strong and bright colors, minimal product defects, low filter blockage and high throughput of masterbatches thermoplastics and thermosets.

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Solsperse™ Hyperdispersants – Simply Brilliant

Discover how Solsperse hyperdispersants provide color and manufacturing efficiencies, flexibility and superior performance in the dispersion of pigments and fillers.

From The Blog

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

Meeting the Demand for PTFE Alternatives to Protect Coatings

Posted by Lubrizol Performance Coatings Team | 10/23/2019

New materials show promise as PFAS-compliant PTFE options and PTFE-free alternatives.

Categories: Surface Modifiers

The Role of Dispersants in Advanced Ceramics

Posted by Lubrizol Performance Coatings Team | 08/21/2019

High end dispersants can bring value to advanced ceramics as the demands from new applications grow.

Categories: Dispersants

Making a Self-Healing Wood Furniture Coating a Reality

Posted by Lubrizol Performance Coatings Team | 08/15/2019

The possibilities for wood furniture that can self-repair a scratch are virtually unlimited. And its, not a far-off science-fiction fantasy.

Categories: Paints and Coatings, Resins and Binders

In Your Corner: Alex Lubnin Examines Drivers Impacting the Coatings Industry

Posted by Lubrizol Performance Coatings Team | 08/07/2019

Lubrizol Technical Fellow, Alex Lubnin, shares insights into his career, expertise, and the impact that sustainability, the digital revolution, and smart coatings are having on the ink and coating industry.

Categories: Digital Print, Paints and Coatings, Paper and Textiles

The Importance of Test Marketing

Posted by Lubrizol Performance Coatings Team | 07/31/2019

Test marketing is an important component of the product development process to collect and understand customer feedback, enable fine tuning of product performance and adjust launch plans prior to full-scale launch.

Reducing the Impact of Dispersants on Curing Thermosets

Posted by Lubrizol Performance Coatings Team | 07/24/2019

The wrong dispersant can increase thermoset cure time or even worse, contribute to film failure. Conversely, selecting the right dispersant can have a positive effect.

Categories: Plastics & Composites, 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.