At 26 April 2018.
EOC : ‘The challenges of bio–based coatings’ by Dirk Hoorne
The demand from the markets for bio-based coatings is becoming increasingly louder. The answers to the questions asked are not straightforward, can be multifaceted and hide a multitude of challenges for any R&D team. This talk wants to focus on how EOC is tackling this subject, what steps have been taken and which solutions can be offered
EOC_Challenges of Bio-based Coatings
Oleon: ‘Oleochemical building blocks for the coating industry’ by Bart Tijsebaert
Renewable oleochemical products based on vegetable oils and fats such as sunflower, soybean, castor oil, .. are already widely used in the coating industry and also new building blocks are being developed. They are found in alkydresins, polyurethanes, polyesters, .. The presentation wants to give an overview on the different oleochemical products used and how they influence the properties of a coating formulation.
Oleon building blocks voor de Coatings industry
Sioen : ‘Biobased approach in technical textiles ‘By Benny Pycke
Sioen Industries is a leading technical textiles company focusing on coated textiles, apparel, and chemicals. This presentation will cover by means of examples a number of textile products made from biobased materials as well as products which are used for tackling some of the grand challenges our society is facing.
Visit of the coating platform & chemical testing lab