Partnering with you for a colorful future
Ashland has an established track record of success with top paint and coatings manufacturers around the world. With specialized additives and innovative chemistry, our team of highly experienced sales professionals and technical experts routinely work together with paint formulators in our regional paint labs as well as our customers’ labs to solve the toughest paint and coatings challenges. In addition to architectural, industrial, specialty and wood coatings, we also offer functional additives for paint removers, universal colorants and emulsion polymerization.
Our complete rheology solutions include Natrosol™ hydroxyethylcellulose (HEC) and Aquaflow™ nonionic synthetic associative thickeners (NSATs). We also offer a broad portfolio of performance foam-control agents under the well-known Drewplus™ brand, Dextrol™ and Strodex™ surfactants and wetting agents, Jaypol™ co-binders and dispersants, and pHLEX™ pH neutralizers.
We offer one of the most comprehensive lines of biocides and preservatives in the world for paints, coatings and wood care. Our established brands include Nuosept™, Proxel™, Fungitrol™, Bodoxin™, Bacillat™ and Cinon™. They deliver robust, broad spectrum in-can and dry film protection against mold, fungi, algae and bacteria for all waterborne and solvent-based formulations.
Our comprehensive line for wood care includes high-performance siloxane-based foam control agents, specialty rheology modifiers with exceptional flow and leveling, WetCare™ water repellency additive, SunCare™ lignin protection technology and Ashland’s unique SunCare™ TopCoat UV protection additive, which forms a nano-scale emulsion of transparent UV absorbing particles.