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Bluestar Silicones presents its latest innovations for Decorative Paints at European Coating Show 2017



Product(s) / TechnologyProduct(s) / Technologyhttps://silicones.elkem.com/EN/company/Pages/Bluestar-Silicones-presents-its-latest-innovations-for-Decorative-Paints-at-European-Coating-Show-2017.aspx2017-11-15T12:12:02ZChristine Leuci

Silicone additive BLUESIL® BP 9920, delivering high performances at low dosage level

A silicone additive suited for our customers' needs

Water absorption, rain or UV exposition affect and deteriorate our building facades; decorative coating manufacturers must be able to overcome these natural hazards. Bluestar Silicones' latest additive, the BP 9920 from the BLUESIL® range helps them solve these issues and offers even more advantages. This silicone additive extends our existing range of outstanding silicones dedicated to building protection.

Sustainable benefits

Coating formulators make the right decision when choosing the new BLUESIL® BP 9920 additive, it will improve their coatings formulation with long lasting protection, thanks to the very low water absorption. Coatings will present an outstanding durability and the time between renovations will be extended thanks to this silicone additive. End users will also see other benefits such as reduced dirt pick up tendency.  

Nowadays in the coating market, sustainable development is key to any innovation. Bluestar Silicones is thus proud to launch a new eco-friendly additive product with low VOC and very easy to handle for users.

Savings on costs, not on quality

In a market where costs have such a great matter, Bluestar Silicones provides high quality products that will help its customers keep their competitiveness by being totally efficient at a low dosage level.

With 60 years of experience in this industry, Bluestar Silicones is able to supply a wide range of services, such as worldwide technical support provided by a dedicated team of professional. Our team combines talents and skills to build partnerships and optimize their formulations. Our customers can be confident with the support of Bluestar Silicones in developing creative and value-adding solutions.

Sealants for construction

In addition to its BLUESIL™ range of products for building protection, Bluestar Silicones will present its range of sealants solutions for construction. By improving strength, flexibility and resistance, silicones sealants protect the structural integrity of a building so it can stand the test of time. Bluestar Silicones provides formulated sealants as well as raw materials for formulation, primers and auxiliaries.

The European Coating Show 2017 will be held in Nürmberg, Germany, from April 4th to 6th, 2017.

Come to meet us and discuss on our booth n°626, hall 1.


About Bluestar Silicones

With worldwide operations headquartered in Lyon, France, Bluestar Silicones is a €525 million worldwide silicones raw material manufacturer. The company is one of the world's leading fully integrated global silicones manufacturers with more than 60 years of silicone expertise. Bluestar Silicones has manufacturing operations throughout the world and combines upstream silicon metal operations and capacity with downstream silicone market and application development expertise. The company offers a comprehensive range of silicone technologies in support of diverse specialty markets including construction, paper release, textile coatings, healthcare, moldmaking, automotive, aerospace, and personal care. Bluestar Silicones is owned by Elkem AS, Norway.

Contact : Christine Leuci - Business Development Manager

+ (33) 4 72 13 19 00 - christine.leuci@bluestarsilicones.com