BYK-Chemie GmbH


Exhibitor: Sharer

Stand: 209

Telephone: +49 281 670-0

Company Profile

BYK is one of the world’s leading suppliers in the field of additives and measuring instruments. Additives are chemical substances which, when used in small quantities, improve product properties such as scratch resistance or surface gloss. Manufacturing processes are also optimized by the addition of additives. The coatings, inks, and plastics industries are among the main consumers of BYK additives. As a globally operating specialty chemicals company, BYK has production sites in Germany, in the Netherlands, in Great Britain, in the US and in China. Today the company employs more than 2,300 people worldwide and forms part of the ALTANA Group.


11:30 - 11:50

Sustainability Meets Protective Coatings – How Additives Boost The Performance of Modern Protective Coatings

Providing long-lasting performance in protective coatings and therefore contributing to a more sustainable future by protecting steel constructions, lead to further development of those coating systems in recent times. The trend towards water-based products but also low-solvent or solvent-free coatings is one of the most important drivers. This development leads to new requirements regarding additive... Read more »

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