Coatings & Construction Center

Formulating for paint & coatings applications

The Brenntag Coatings & Construction Technology & Innovation Center focuses on industry formulations for adhesives, coatings, construction, elastomers, sealants, and so much more. All while intending to promote new ideas and concepts as customer demands change.This team is sure to receive routine training to keep up with the latest cutting-edge technology and market trends.

Additionally, our chemists work on new product campaigns and provide raw material evaluations, product performance testing, and physical, subjective, and visual testing. These technical services help reduce raw material costs and improve product performance in areas, such as:

  • Additives
  • Fillers
  • Pigments
  • Resins and binders
  • Solvents and cosolvents
  • Custom blends

For this team, collaboration and innovation is key in ensuring execution of multiple projects every month, while trying to streamline processes between technical and sales.

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A peek into the Coatings & Construction Technology and Innovation Center

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We support customers and Suppliers through

  • Providing market trend advice
  • Solving problems and offering solutions
  • Providing formulation guidance
  • Assisting with quality assurance

Our everyday efforts include

  • Competitive raw material evaluations
  • Design and perform product performance testing
  • Formulation recommendations
  • Physical testing
  • Subjective and visual testing

Committed to the following markets & product categories
AcrylicsAdhesivesArchitectural CoatingsComposites
Construction CoatingsCuring AgentsDefoamersDispersants
ElectronicsEpoxiesFillersFumed Silica
Graphic Arts and InksPigmentsPolyesterPowder Coatings
Rheology ModifiersSealants and ElastomersSiliconesSurfactants
UrethanesUV Additives & ResinsVinyls

Coatings & Construction Lab

The addition of the Brenntag Coatings & Construction Applications Laboratory, located in Allentown, PA, builds on our technical support capabilities in the Construction Industry. Having a strong technical interface will further advance our supplier standing and bring added value to our customers.

Brenntag has significant product development and applications knowledge, as well as formulating experience in the Construction Market.

Primary Applications Lab Capabilities

  • materials recommendations
  • application assistance
  • formulation advice
  • process advice
  • starting point formulas
  • comparative analysis
  • key parameter testing

Formulators interested in learning more about Brenntag Coatings & Construction Applications Laboratory in North America, and the products offered by Brenntag can contact their local Sales or Customer Service Representative.