Olin Epoxy Novolacs Go Above And Beyond Traditional Performance

Epoxy Novolacs are traditionally difficult to work with due to their high viscosity. That is not an issue anymore thanks to Olin’s innovative low viscosity, solvent-cut and waterborne Epoxy Novolacs that do not compromise on quality or reliability. Plus, they are conveniently produced right here in the United States in Freeport, Texas.


Olin, the leading global supplier of epoxy products, boasts a stellar industry track record spanning more than 60 years in the epoxy business. This industry expertise stems from providing superior technical service and tailored formulations to fit your toughest applications.


Because Olin supplies NAFTA-certified Epoxy Novolac Resins with production sites on two separate continents, global access is easy! When you need high-quality, low viscosity Epoxy Novolacs, take a look the broad portfolio supplied by Palmer Holland and Olin Epoxy.


Why you should use Olin Epoxy Novolacs:

- Superior thermal performance over bisphenol A
- Improved properties over bisphenol A-based epoxy resins
- Corrosion resistance
- Resistance to acids, bases, and solvents
- Retention of mechanical properties at high temperatures and under wet conditions
- Minimal shrinkage
- High functionality


Where you can benefit from Olin Epoxy Novolacs:

- Corrosion-resistant marine coatings
- High-performance pipe coatings
- Chemical-resistant tank linings and containment systems
- Chemical-resistant flooring
- Structural adhesives
- High Tg composites and electrical laminates
- High temperature resistant castings
- Mechanically stable potting and molding resins


Contact your Palmer Holland Account Manager about getting your hands on a sample of Olin Epoxy Novolac Resins. 

Download Olin Epoxy Novolac Resin Brochure.pdf (975.9KB)


About Olin

As the leading global supplier of epoxy products and the only producer of Epoxy Novolac Resins on two continents, Olin is proud to provide customers with the quality and reliability they have come to expect from us for more than 60 years. Olin’s comprehensive service model combines sales, technical service, and tailored formulations for a collaborative process with our customers, providing access to local know-how backed by world-class technical resources. Olin is committed to working with our customers to develop tailored solutions addressing their most pressing challenges. Visit olinepoxy.com/products/epoxy-novolac-resins/ for more information. 

End User Demand for Better Flame Retardants is Increasing

Here’s a fun fact that you already know: flame retardants are used in just about EVERYTHING! And by everything I mean your coffee maker, cell phone, wood products, cables, airplane adhesives, paints & coatings, potting compounds, urethane foams, and the list goes on and on.


What you may not know is that better flame retardants are being demanded by customers and the government alike. End users are requesting more flame retardancy as flammability regulations become more stringent.


Have no fear. Palmer Holland has a wide supply of high quality flame retardants from industry leading manufacturers like Clariant, Focus Chemical, and TOR Minerals. These products are available from Palmer Holland in addition to our technical, national sales team that is ready to understand the challenges your business is facing and provide unique and effective solutions.

Contact your Plamer Holland account manager today for more information or request a sample.

 

Clariant Plastics & Coatings Landing Page

Clariant Exolit Overview.pdf

 

Focus Chemical Landing Page

 Focus Chemical Flame Retardants.pdf

 

TOR Minerals Landing Page

 

Palmer Holland Announces Territory Expansion With Arkema



Cleveland, OH – Palmer Holland has announced that it has been awarded national coverage for Canada by Arkema Functional Polyolefins. The agreement bolts Canada onto Palmer Holland’s current territory of the entire United States.
 

The territory expansion features Arkema’s lines of Lotader®, Lotryl®, Evatane®, and Orevac®. Arkema Functional Polyolefins are used in a variety of applications including packaging, hot melt adhesives, construction, plastic compounds, automotive, and energy. 


For more information, contact your Palmer Holland account manager or the Palmer Holland Arkema Business Manager, Mike Johnson, at 724-554-5074 or mjohnson@palmerholland.com.

 

 Arkema Functional Polyolefins Brochure.pdf

 

If you'd like to learn more about the products involved in this transition, visit any one of the following sites:

Lotryl.com 
Orevac.com 
Lotader.com 
Evatane.com 

 

About Arkema:
A designer of materials and innovative solutions, Arkema shapes materials and creates new uses that accelerate customer performance. Our balanced business portfolio spans high-performance materials, industrial specialties and coating solutions. Our globally recognized brands are ranked among the leaders in the markets we serve. Reporting annual sales of €7.5 billion in 2016, we employ approximately 20,000 people worldwide and operate in close to 50 countries. We are committed to active engagement with all our stakeholders. Our research centers in North

America, France and Asia concentrate on advances in bio-based products, new energies, water management, electronic solutions, lightweight materials and design, home efficiency and insulation. www.arkema.com

Orion Engineered Carbons Expands Territory With Palmer Holland

 

Cleveland, OH – Effective December 1, 2016 – Palmer Holland is pleased to announce it has expanded its territory with Orion Engineered Carbons into the Northeast region. The additional states include Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, and limited parts of northern Virginia.


Orion Engineered Carbons’ products are used in diverse applications including paints & coatings, adhesives & sealants, printing inks and polymers.


For additional information about Orion Engineered Carbons, visit: http://www.orioncarbons.com/

 

About Orion Engineered Carbons
Orion Engineered Carbons is one of the world's leading suppliers of Carbon Black. We offer standard and high-performance products for Coatings, Printing Inks, Polymers, Rubber and other applications. Our high-quality Gas Blacks, Furnace Blacks and Specialty Carbon Blacks tint, colorize and enhance the performance of plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, adhesives, and sealants.