ALTANA

Innovation in Application

A través de una estrecha cooperación con universidades, institutos de investigación y consultores nos aseguramos el acceso a los más modernos conocimientos científicos, que llevamos a la práctica en colaboración con usuarios líderes de sus respectivos segmentos. Queremos mostrarle a través de algunos ejemplos cómo aplicamos los nuevos conocimientos en ALTANA y en nuestras divisiones.

Heavy duty coatings are the toughest industrial coatings and they require robust support. BYK has developed special additives for this area of application.
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In the brief space of 11 years, our micronized wax additive Ceraflour has written its own breath-taking success story. Up to the end of 2006, the company sold more than 1 million kilos.
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Since they made their first appearance 30 years ago, effect coatings became increasingly popular - not only in the car industry.
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The importance of nanomaterials for innovative products continues to rise.
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Fires in chemical plants often require very special knowledge for proper emergency strategies, but this expertise may not be present in a typical fire department. more
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Specially developed devices are used to retrieve direct samples from production, analyze them, and reset the process control system based on the results.
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The chemical industry gets into trouble as there is a lack of qualified employees. Thus there is a demand for new ideas. Dr. Wilfried Scholz, head of Technical Marketing at BYK about shortage of young potential employees and KIS.
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These generators were a little unusual not too long time ago, compared to other generating units ordinarily found attached to the electrical grid.
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An increasing number of companies are taking the decision to use water-based sealing compounds (WBC)- instead of solvent-containing products (SBC) - as sealant for metal cans.
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In the past, unsaturated polyester resins replaced the solvent-containing varnishes used as secondary insulation for windings in, mainly, electrical motors.
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ACTEGA Rhenania has developed an improved solution for plastic packaging.
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