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Chrome and Zinc-free Corrosion Inhibitor for Coatings: Highly Effective Drop-In Replacement of Hexavalent Chromate

Chrome and Zinc-free Corrosion Inhibitor for Coatings: Highly Effective Drop-In Replacement of Hexavalent Chromate

Using our patented and award-winning technology, Hexigone produces safer and smarter, corrosion inhibiting pigment which answers the industry’s search for a functional, highly effective and versatile additive to replace and exceed the performance of hexavalent chromate.

Given REACH legislation banning the use of hexavalent chromate within the UK, Hexigone aims to replace toxic chemicals used in the anti-corrosion market with our disruptive micro/nano reservoir technologies, creating ‘smart’ coatings.

Our additives will enable coatings to protect for longer in an intelligent manner, increasing the lifetime cycle of the end product, reducing the drain on primary resources.

Eco-friendly chrome plating based on nanotechnologies

Eco-friendly chrome plating based on nanotechnologies

PVD CROMATIPIC plasma coating allows for production of extremely thin eco-efficient coatings with particular physical and mechanical characteristics such as corrosion proof.

The PVD (Physical Vapor Deposition) process is based on nanotechnologies and allows for the elimination of heavy metals, such as chromium and its derivatives, in wastewater and processing as well as in water saving and the reduction of harmful gas emissions.

The innovative PVD chromium plating system uses plasma technology and is highly eco-friendly as it does not use toxic chemicals.

SUPERCHROME PVD COATING – a green alternative to hexavalent chrome plating

SUPERCHROME PVD COATING – a green alternative to hexavalent chrome plating

SUPERCHROME PVD COATING provides a chrome finish with a decorative character for plastic substrates. Hexavalent chromium is not used in this process. SUPERCHROME PVD COATING is a two-layer coating consisting of a UV cured base coat and a chromium PVD layer on top. Unlike conventional PVD coatings, SUPERCHROME PVD COATING requires no protective top-coat to interfere with the chrome finish. jobaTEC /VTI provides the SUPERCHROME PVD COATING process and system technology.
Green Chrome Technology - Cr (VI) Free - Alternative to Electroplating.

Green Chrome Technology - Cr (VI) Free - Alternative to Electroplating.

Decorative elements and surface engineering are contributing significantly in creating recognition values between brands in automotive industry but also in general engineering applications.

Chrome surfaces in different glossiness grades are applied on polymer substrates for interior and exterior trims. Different technical specifications like corrosion and scratch resistance but also resistance to thermal loads and solar radiation need consideration.

The increasing awareness for human health and environment protection is leading to industrial processes complying with current and coming regulations. Cromatipic® is an environmental friendly and Cr(VI) free technology for plastic metallization. The 2-layer-system (lacquer+PVD) is recognized as alternative for automotive and general engineering applications.

LANASOL® CE - pioneering replacement of chrome dyes since 20 years

LANASOL® CE - pioneering replacement of chrome dyes since 20 years

Huntsman Textile Effects started with the replacement of chrome (mordant) dyes 20 years ago and stopped production and sales of chrome dyes already in 2008. With the concept of LANASOL CE a trouble free move has been made possible.

TripleHard – REACH compliant hard chrome is the best in the market

TripleHard – REACH compliant hard chrome is the best in the market

TripleHard is the best-performing hard chrome coating in the market.

It only contains REACH compliant chemicals.

Has been industrially proven in a variety of applications.

Can be applied in an existing chrome plating line.

Oerlikon Balzers ePD: Reach-compliant Chrome look for plastic parts on a new level

Oerlikon Balzers ePD: Reach-compliant Chrome look for plastic parts on a new level

“embedded PVD for Design parts” denotes an environmentally friendly and future-oriented coating procedure free from Chromium III & VI.

High-quality leather made purely from vegetables

High-quality leather made purely from vegetables

Vegetable leather made entirely from rhubarb roots that meets the highest standards of quality, sustainability and versatility.

Completely renewable and biodegradable material.

Breathable and kind to the skin.

Meets all the market and customer requirements in technical and health related parameters.

Effective Protection against Wear & Corrosion with the “EHLA Process”

Effective Protection against Wear & Corrosion with the “EHLA Process”

Hard chrome plating, thermal spraying and laser material deposition are ways of protecting components against corrosion and wear. However, all these processes have significant drawbacks. For example, as of September 2017, hard chrome plating using chromium(VI) will require special authorization. The new extreme high-speed Laser Material Deposition process, developed by the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT and RWTH Aachen University and known by its German acronym EHLA, eliminates these drawbacks in an effective and economical way.

good natured Recyclers & Waste Bins

good natured Recyclers & Waste Bins

All our recyclers and waste bins are made with 90% plant-based material.

good natured Plant-Based Desk Accessories

good natured Plant-Based Desk Accessories

From paper clip dispensers and pencil holders, to stackable desk trays and vertical file holders, all our desk accessories are made with 85% plant-based materials.

CO2 for disinfestation  of grains, cereals, nuts

CO2 for disinfestation of grains, cereals, nuts

Our modified atmospheres for a natural alternative to fumigation to deal with the presence of insects in your stored dry food products

World's first 100% bio-based, non-antimicrobial, non-silver odor control technology

World's first 100% bio-based, non-antimicrobial, non-silver odor control technology

HeiQ continues to redefine freshness for textile by introducing the world’s first bio-based, non-antimicrobial, non-silver-based textile odor control technology – HeiQ Fresh FFL, which is based on a biopolymer derived from 100% renewable source. This wash-resistant, biodegradable textile finishing stops bad smell before it emerges on textile.

Whiteboard Renew - safe and effective remover

Whiteboard Renew - safe and effective remover

Powerful remover product from remooble™ that removes marks, ghosting, gunk and permanent marker from dry erase surfaces.

Formulated through green chemistry and clean ingredients, Whiteboard Renew is a non-toxic and effective solution that is safe for the environment and for humans.

Simply spray and wipe away to restore old whiteboards, dry-erase painted surfaces, dry-erase books, calendars, and more.

Safe, Natural & Sustainable Fragrances

Safe, Natural & Sustainable Fragrances

SOZIO offers safe, natural and sustainable fragrances. These fragrances meet the strictly defined standards of the USDA National Organic Program (NOP), Safer Choice, Ecolabel, Green Seal and Ecocert-Cosmos. These fragrances can be used in several markets and type of products such as personal care, home fragrance, household and I&I products.

miDori® evoPel – state of the art durable water repellent “DWR”

miDori® evoPel – state of the art durable water repellent “DWR”

miDori® evoPel is a state of the art water repellent, “DWR”, for textile fabrics and garments with excellent durability to home laundry. It works on cotton, synthetics and blends to protect fabrics and garments from rain and water based stains. It is PFOS and PFOA free. Therefore providing an alternative to so called PFC based stain repellent products. It is partially based on plant seed oils and is a USDA certified bio based product. ​

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