The world market demand for architectural wood coatings is estimated to be 3.9 million tonne (3.4 billion litre) with a value of £13.5 billion. The market has seen the greatest growth within the Asia Pacific region that has seen a 5year volume increase of 60% and is predicted to remain buoyant desp
Less energy-demanding, more efficient manufacturing processes with less wastage and products with an extended shelf-life have been at the forefront of Food Manufacturers’ agenda for decades.
However, the climate-driven strategies imposed now to achieve net-zero and emissions targets h
The Agriculture, Construction and Earthmoving (ACE) coatings market use an estimated 560 million litres of coatings per annum. Within the sector, each organisation has developed a paint specification to ensure the product is protected from the harsh environment it operates in. How
The interior wall coating sector equates to over 50% of all architectural coatings used within the sector. Whilst the product formulation is controlled by legislation, to ensure compliance with environmental law, the manufacturers can set their own product specification. Whilst ma
Overview of the project
PRA World Limited (‘PRAW’) are undertaking a research project to establish the current state-of-the-art with respect to the performance of hexavalent chromate-free (‘Cr VI-free’) coating systems. The topic of chrome-free protection of aluminium on aircraft