Resins and Binders

Proven Metal Protection 

Permax™ resin and binder technologies enable formulators to develop advanced water-borne coating systems for industrial metal applications that provide outstanding metal protection. Designed for use as an industrial ""direct-to-metal"" primer and barrier protection coating technology, Permax coating technologies deliver very high levels of performance, comparable to many solvent-borne systems.

  • Exceptional moisture vapor transmission properties through complex polymer crystallinity improves moisture permeability and barrier protection for metals
  • Outstanding corrosion protection
  • Excellent resistance to chemicals
  • Optimum adhesion and film flexibility
  • Single-component system delivers ease of application and handling
  • Single coat application, easy clean-up and friendly EHS profile
  • Ambient or low thermal curing for process flexibility and savings
  • Fast throughput for labor and material savings over 2K coating systems

Polyvinylidene Chloride Emulsion Technology (PVDC)

As polyvinylidene chloride emulsion, Permax resins and binders provide outstanding corrosion resistance and rust conversion properties while allowing formulators to market coatings with VOC capability below 100 g/l. Water-borne resin emulsions from Lubrizol are APEO-free and feature single-component polymer chemistry that offers fast dry times, chemical resistant characteristics and less waste for robust coating performance.