BYK Additives & Instruments

Additives for the Coatings Industry



Coatings additives improve product properties and eliminate or reduce problems occurring during formulating paint systems, thus optimizing production processes.

BYK coatings additives – high performance additives for your paint formulations.

BYK coatings additives help you meet the challenges typically appearing in paint formulations and offer customized solutions with regard to improved pigment wetting, defoaming, air release, substrate wetting or surface slip. Using BYK additives you will also meet the requirements for water and scratch resistance, increased adhesion to aged coating surfaces or UV protection, to name but a few.

BYK’s product portfolio covers a wide range of wetting and dispersing additives, rheology and surface additives as well as adhesion promoters, UV absorbers, wax and processing additives, and nanotechnology-based additives.

BYK coatings additives provide numerous solutions in many application fields:

•  Architectural Coatings
•  Automotive OEM and Refinish Coatings
•  Industrial Coatings
•  Can and Coil Coatings
•  Wood and Furniture Coatings
•  Powder Coatings
•  Protective and Marine Coatings

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