Durability + Design

Building Performance and Aesthetics

A Product of Technology Publishing
JPCL/PaintSquare | D+D | Paint BidTracker

Subscribe to D+D Magazine

Paint and Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


Zero-VOC Colorant System Debuts

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

More items for Coatings Technology

Comment | More

Diamond Vogel has announced the debut of its PureColor Zero-VOC Colorant System.

The company is the latest in a line of paint makers advancing technology to focus on zero-VOC colorant systems.

PureColor Zero VOC

Diamond Vogel

The company says its zero-VOC colorant system improves product performance and the environment.

In certain color formulations for paint, 150 grams per liter of volatile organic compounds could be added from traditional colorants, the company said in announcing its new system Tuesday, Jan. 22.

"We knew if it was possible to eliminate such a large contributing source of VOCs we should do it regardless that it’s not mandated by law or green rating systems," said Doug Vogel, vice-president of trade marketing.

'Enhances the Paint'

The new colorant system is reported to enhance the paint—improving color fastness and hide.

Further, the colorants match Diamond Vogel's preceding colorant system to allow for continued tinting of previous color formulas, the company adds.

"We knew we could provide more for our customers than just a zero VOC colorant option," said Perry Foreman, trade product manager for Diamond Vogel. "The PureColor system increases our products' performance.”

When used in combination with Diamond Vogel's zero-VOC product lines, such as Health Kote Interior Latex Finishes, the colorants offer a "true, zero-VOC system," the company adds.

Availability

The new system is currently available in a majority of the company's 66 Diamond Vogel Service Centers, located in 12 states. Full availability is scheduled for March 1.

Based in Orange City, IA, Diamond Vogel is a manufacturer of paints and coatings for architectural, heavy-duty protective, industrial, traffic and powder coating markets.

More information: http://diamondvogel.com.

   

Tagged categories: Coating chemistry; Coatings manufacturers; Colorants; Diamond Vogel Paint; Environmentally friendly; VOC-free

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

PPG  Architectural Coatings / Porter Paints / PGH Paints
Property Maintenance Solutions

Glidden Professional at The Home Depot® provides property managers with professional paint recommendations, project planning and FREE jobsite delivery.


KTA-Tator, Inc. - Corporate Office
KTA Inspection Instruments

Eliminate Application Uncertainties:
• Moisture Content
• Ambient Conditions
• Surface Preparation
• Coating Thickness
Call 1-800-KTA-GAGE
(800-582-4243)


World of Concrete
World of Concrete 2015

Exhibits: Feb. 3-6 2015 Seminars: Feb. 2-6 2015 Las Vegas Convention Center Las Vegas, NV USA


Atlas Material Testing Technology

Helping You Put Your Products To The Test

• Outdoor Accelerated
Weathering
• Laboratory Testing
Services
• Accelerated Weathering
Instruments

www.atlas-mts.com atlas.info@ametek.com


PlastiForm Concrete Forming Systems LLC
MAKE YOU MONEY!

Radius & Straight Reusable & lightweight Fast Setup & Strip when concrete won’t slump LIFETIME GUARANTEE on USA products Saves Time, Money, Labor, Trees

(855)550-8555) maryann@plastiformcfs.com
www.plastiformcfs.com


Hanley Wood Exhibitions
FREE Admission to Int’l Roofing Expo 2015

Held February 24-26 in New Orleans, the IRE brings the roofing construction and maintenance industry together for face-to-face interaction, product review, education and networking.


AGC Chemicals
LUMIFLON® Makes Metal Roof Restoration Easy

LUMIFLON® based coatings can last up to 30 years on existing or new roofs without fading, reducing lifecycle costs, re-application or replacement of underlying surfaces.

 
 
 
Technology Publishing

The Technology Publishing Network

The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

 
EXPLORE D+D:      Interact   |   Blogs   |   Resources   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   White Papers   |   Classifieds
GET D+D:      Subscribe   |   Advertising Media Kit
KNOW D+D:      About D+D   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
 

© Copyright 2010-2015, Technology Publishing, Co., All rights reserved
2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail webmaster@paintsquare.com