Highly specialized portfolio

Developing an optimum coating system for a certain application demands a knowledge of the complex interaction between all the ingredients. The requirements may differ greatly according to the area of use, the method of application and the surface to be protected and/or treated. Our Surface Technology business unit combines expert knowledge and an industry-specific range of special raw materials to make it easier for you to develop the optimum formulation in each case. Simply contact us to discuss your objectives and challenges.

What moves industry?

Trends emerge when the needs of the market lead to the generation of new ideas and then to the development of new products, which in turn result in a promising application.

What are your current concerns? Discuss the challenges you face in the development of new products with us. We monitor the market very closely and can supply you with input on new developments and novel approaches to finding a solution to special tasks. Regardless of the technology and the medium, we will provide you with stimuli and will also be glad to support you through the services of our coatings laboratory for applications testing.

Raw materials for paints and coatings

BindersAcrylic Resins
UV-curable oligomers
Water-based PU dispersions
Functional FillersTalc
Microspheres, solid, expanded or expandable
Light weight fillers


Phosphoric acid ester
Dispersing / Wetting AgentsRenewables
SurfactantsFluorosurfactants, fluoropolymers
Adhesion PromotersTitanates, Zirconates, Silanes
Catalysts/InitiatorsTitanates, Zirconates, Photoinitiators
Corrosion InhibitorsDinonylnaphtalene sulfonate
Anticorrosive PigmentsAluminium triphosphates
Rheological Additives for Solvent-based and Solvent-free systemsCastor oil derivatives
Modified tectosilicates (Bentonite)
Rheological Additives for Water-based SystemsModified tectosilicates (Bentonite)
Stabilising and Neutralising agentsAmino alcohol
Nitro paraffins