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Facets of Formulation


On Thursday 9th October, Dr Richard Hirst (Technical Support and Development Manager) gave a presentation to the Midlands Oil and Colour Chemist’s Association at the Greswolde Arms Hotel, Solihull

The presentation was titled ” Facets of Resins Formulation” and covered what are your trying to achieve with your coating system? Which is the most appropriate resin choice and why?
The presentation outlined the main resin technologies in Scott Bader’s portfolio and linking their properties to key applications and the formulation challenges from the ever changing regulatory environment.

Richard’s presentation focussed on the technical aspects of selecting solvent or water based binders and how they can be formulated with Texicryl and Texipol Thickeners to achieve great results.

Dr Richard Hirst of Scott Bader receiving a certificate in appreciation of his presentation “Facets of Resin Formulation” The certificate was presented by Richard Banks, chair of Midlands OCCA and Elizabeth Humphrey, President of BSCT.


Posted by: simon | Category: Industry News
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