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

Lubrizol Performance Coatings Blog Articles

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.

Rising To Meet Challenges of WB Pigment Dispersions

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 08/25/2021

Formulating effective pigment dispersants to reduce milling time, improve tinctorials, and improve coating properties can be a challenge—especially with new regulations that reflect a changing world.

Categories: Dispersants

Reactive Polyamide Technology - Exploring Opportunities Beyond Coatings

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 08/10/2021

Explore the capabilities of Reactive Polyamide Technology with Lubrizol for a potential world of applications beyond coatings.

Categories: Resins and Binders, Paints and Coatings

Delivering Consistent Quality Through Precise Particle Size Distribution Measurement & Control

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 07/26/2021

Optimally determining particle sizes of products and delivering consistent quality is supported through the right equipment and testing methods for paints.

Categories: Paints and Coatings

Improving Architectural Paints With Dispersants

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 07/07/2021

Not all architectural paints are the formulated the same. Dispersants have a significant impact on the color vibrancy, durability, and surface protection capabilities of today's water-based coatings.

Categories: Dispersants, Paints and Coatings

EIS Yields Faster, More Accurate Results in Corrosion Testing and Beyond

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 06/24/2021

Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) testing offers advantages in predicting real world corrosion resistance more accurately and faster than other testing methods.

Categories: Dispersants, Resins and Binders, Paints and Coatings

Lubrizol TMMs Help Enable Customer Success

Posted by Performance Coatings Team | 06/09/2021

Technical Marketing Managers at Lubrizol play a vital role in collaborating with customers to formulate, test, and market differentiated coatings and inks, putting customers first and delivering competitive advantage in the market.

Categories: Resins and Binders, Specialty Additives, Dispersants, Surface Modifiers

Markets

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.