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A lot of paints claim to be eco-friendly, but how do you guarantee the environmental credentials of your latest product? By joining forces with a team of leading independent sustainability experts. T
According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the air inside a home is, on average, two-to-five times more polluted than the air outside. One of the potential contributing factors to thi
Over the years, AkzoNobel has developed decorative paints with an array of innovative functionalities. These have included pioneering products that produce a textile effect with the feel of suede or
Can you make glue from corn or potatoes? It might sound far-fetched, but the ongoing search for adhesives with a greener environmental profile has led to the development of systems based on renewable
Anyone who has tried to apply one layer of paint on top of another before the first coat is dry will know that there’s no point in even trying. Or at least, that used to be the case – until now. Akzo
Increasing demands on performance and the growing relevance of environmental concerns mean that sustainability and innovation form two central pillars of coatings research and development. The challe
When AkzoNobel Car Refinishes introduced its pioneering new Sikkens Autoclear UV clearcoat in 2006, the automotive industry was quick to recognize its revolutionary impact on bodyshop productivity an
Food and drink. Two things we can’t live without. And with the world’s population growing all the time, it’s no surprise that the food and beverage can market has grown 57 percent in the last 20 year
Key players in the detergent industry are having to contend with a changing market. The challenge facing formulators and manufacturers is to develop sustainable innovations which will help demonstrat
Paper has been around for centuries. Over the years, the various things we use it for have remained fairly constant, but the way we make it has changed dramatically. Manufacturing paper in the 21st c
Carbon footprints, climate change and renewable energy. It’s almost impossible to read a newspaper without at least one of them being mentioned. For good reason. The planet is in danger and it can on
What would we do without roads? It’s virtually impossible to imagine a world without them, such is their importance to the globe’s transport infrastructure and our everyday existence. Millions of mil
As the search for alternative and more renewable energy resources intensifies, exploiting what nature gives us in abundance is becoming increasingly important and financially attractive. The sun is a
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