Introducing Our New Colorant Explorer App LEARN MORE

Blog

Choosing the Right Colorant – 3 Best Methods

Choosing the right colorant for your coatings or thermoset application can be a challenge. Sometimes, it can take hours of combing through product data sheets. Plus, you always run the risk of picking the wrong product, chemistry, or color. Thankfully, there’s an easier way. Pigments are the key components in providing color to plastics, paints,…

read more

Chromaflo Spotlight: The Story Behind Our 2022 Color of the Year

Chromaflo’s 2022 Color of the Year is ‘Monarch’. In this post, we’ll walk through some of the other color finalists and give some background on how we made our final decision. Let’s start from the beginning – what is a “Color of the Year” campaign? A “Color of the Year” campaign serves several purposes all…

read more

Chromaflo Makes Strategic Investment to Support Pigment Dispersion Needs in South Africa

Chromaflo Technologies is committed to being a truly global supplier of pigment dispersions through the development of local infrastructure to support the promotion of our products to all continents. In the last 10 years, Chromaflo has invested in its business in South Africa as part of its strategy to support customers’ pigment dispersion needs in…

read more

Color Performance in Polysiloxane Coatings

Many coatings can be tinted using universal colorant systems. This approach works well when many different types of coatings need to be tinted in a store or tinting center. In almost all these cases, the color performance is acceptable. However, tinting a coating containing a polysiloxane resin with a universal colorant system can produce less…

read more

Moving Forward

By Scott T. Becker, President & CEO Despite the widespread effects of COVID-19, including a complete disruption of global supply chains, a shortage of workers throughout the globe and inflation, we continue to work on improving our business while dealing with these substantial challenges throughout 2021. Though the challenges noted are close to all-absorbing, the entire…

read more

4 Benefits of the Chroma-Chem® FLV Series Color Packs

Earlier this year, Chromaflo Technologies introduced a series of pre-blended color packs based on our new FLV Series masstones. These color packs were designed to provide a finished color in a single package that can be added to clear, reactive, liquid epoxy, polyurethane, and polyaspartic coatings. The FLV Series color packs, and color packs in…

read more

Chromaflo Positioned To Expand Its Industrial Business in the APAC Region With Environmentally-Friendly Colorant Options

Rapid industrial growth in the Asian countries will propel the liquid industrial coatings market growth in coming years, driven by the extensive usage of the product in various industries, including food & beverage, oil & gas, energy, electronics, manufacturing, etc. The Market The Asia Pacific region has been witnessing robust industrial development in the last…

read more

Challenging Times, Significant Efforts

By Scott T. Becker, CEO Back in April 2021, I wrote about adapting to this new environment raw material shortages and cost escalation, along with the continuation of COVID-19 implications around the globe. I was hoping the COVID-19 situation would be better by now, and perhaps in select areas of the world it is, but…

read more

Colorants: Frequently Asked Questions

Colorants are used in the tinting of coatings, plastics, textiles and other materials. They contribute to the finished product’s appearance and performance. Below are some of the most common questions manufacturers in these industries have about colorants.

read more

The Past, Present and Future of Color Tinting Software

Color tinting software has transformed the coatings industry. In this post we review the history of tinting software and offer a look at its future.

read more

Innovatint 4: a New Standard in POS Tinting Software

Since the introduction of Innovatint, it has been widely accepted as the benchmark for managing point-of-sale (POS) software tinting in the industry.

read more

Why Is Industrial Colorant Technology So Important?

The success of an industrial coating relies upon using the right colorant technology for the job. Here are the top traits to consider.

read more