As of January 1, 2015 there has been a personnel change in the Adhesives & Sealants department. Tobias Austermann, formerly a member of the sales team at BYK specializing in adhesives and sealants, has been appointed successor to Jan Lenz, the previous head of department.
BYK has developed a new coupling agent for use in polypropylene glass fiber compounds: SCONA TPPP 9212, which is characterized by its very high content of chemically bonded maleic anhydride.
DISPERBYK-2055 is a high molecular-weight wetting and dispersing additive that covers a very broad application spectrum.
Alejandro Basterra is the new Managing Director of BYK Chemie de México as of January 5, 2015
The presentation of BYK Additives & Instruments at the European Coatings Show 2015 in Nuremberg is solely devoted to the topic of process optimization.
The high-quality stabilization of phthalocyanine pigments and carbon blacks in solvent-borne coating systems, printing inks and inkjet inks was the driver for developing DISPERBYK-2200.