The Coating That Can Help Fight Air Pollution

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With a report released by the World Bank in September 2016 revealing that deaths that could be attributed to air pollution cost the global economy $225 billion in lost labour alone in 2013, the costs of the pollution, from both a health and financial point of view, are alarming. One company that is helping to […]

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12:11 on 2018-01-10


Common Questions About Our Coatings

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Having worked within the coatings industry for over 30 years, our team have been faced with numerous questions relating to our processes and the coatings used for different applications. While many of the queries raised are concerning the specific circumstances of the prospective work, there are a number of more general questions that have cropped up more than […]

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15:51 on 2017-12-15


Making Art With Hydrophobic Coatings

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While we’d normally expect hydrophobic coatings to be utilised for a functional purpose, such as helping to protect the paintwork on cars or preventing the build up of ice on aeroplanes, one Seattle based artist saw another opportunity to make use of the water repelling coatings. Rainworks was devised by Peregrine Church in 2013, who […]

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13:49 on 2017-12-15


How Are Different Coatings Used On A Car?

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We’ve previously highlighted how non stick coatings can benefit the automotive industry during the manufacturing and production process, but coatings can also be utilised in a variety of ways to improve the car for the end-user and we’ve taken a look at some of them below. Paintwork – a nano coating that combines both hydrophobic and hydrophilic properties applied to […]

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16:03 on 2017-11-30


How Often Should You Coat Your Bakeware?

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Whether you are a running a relatively low scale family craft bakery or large industrial plant bakery, keeping your equipment in top working condition will help to ensure that both the quality and efficiency of your production remains high. One aspect that can have a major impact for both of these areas is on the quality of […]

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11:15 on 2017-11-09



Making Non-Stick Coatings Stickier

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By their very nature, the properties that make non-stick coatings such a useful application, can also make working with them more difficult as it can be hard to make them stick to the surfaces they need to be applied to. However, an Osaka University research team has been working on developing a much improved method of applying […]

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13:45 on 2017-10-24


Coatings Within The Aerospace Industry

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With the aerospace industry being worth over £30bn per year within the UK alone, there is a constant need to focus on improving performance, increasing efficiencies and reducing costs wherever possible. While a large portion of this focus is spent on the technological advancement of equipment and systems, surface coatings are also used in a […]

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15:33 on 2017-10-16


Self Healing Roads – A Hydrophilic Coating Success

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While Product Release’s usual dealings with hydrophilic coatings relate to our work in the medical and pharmaceutical industries, there are a number of other uses of these coatings that can also be highly effective. One of these uses, which has only recently come to the fore, is in the production of self healing roads. A […]

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15:45 on 2017-09-19


Product Release Provides Solution For Chemically Resistant Coating

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While Product Release are primarily renowned for working with clients to provide non-stick coating solutions, another area we’re experts in is chemically resistant coatings, highlighted by one of our most recent pieces of work. The problem We were recently approached by a company that produces cleaning agents, including caustic soda and hypochlorite solutions. They needed a coating […]

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14:26 on 2017-09-07