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All Silberline products come with the ongoing support of our world-class technical services team, composed of the most knowledgeable aluminum pigment specialists in the world. 

Their depth of experience, technical knowledge and commitment to customer satisfaction will point you to the ideal product for obtaining your desired effect. From concept to commercialization and all stages in between, Silberline’s technical and customer service experts are here to assist you with prompt, proven performance. Put the world’s best to work on your team.

METALLIC COLOR CHALLENGES IN AUTOMATIVE COATINGS

Russell Ferguson looks at metallic coatings and the automotive industry.

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ADVANCES IN ALUMINUM PIGMENT TECHNOLOGY

Russell Ferguson looks at silver’s popularity and compares the latest aluminum pigment technologies available on the market.

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ALUMINUM PIGMENTS AND ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE

Russell Ferguson looks at the aluminum pigments industry and environmental compliance.

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SILBERCOTE: NEW DIMENSIONS IN PERFORMANCE

Russell Ferguson looks at Silberline’s popular Silbercote line.

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PASSIVATING VACUUM METALLIZED ALUMINUM FLAKES FOR WATERBASED INKS AND COATINGS

Learn about the manufacturing process and proper usage of Silberline’s Aluminum Vacuum Metallized Flakes for waterbased inks and coatings.

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Creating Automotive Excitement with Effect Pigments

Regardless of the end-use application, special effect pigments provide a differentiated appearance. That is certainly true in the automotive industry, where they are used in coatings applied to both the interior and exterior of vehicles.

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North American Effect Pigments For Powder Coatings

Customers, particularly manufacturers of consumer goods–from automobiles to appliances to smartphones, want paints and coatings that create unique and differentiating looks. Special pigments that interact with light in different ways to create sparkle, pearlescent, iridescence, color shifting and other effects have therefore increased in popularity. However, there are challenges to using effect pigments in powder coatings that do not exist for liquid systems. Silberline can facilitate the use of effect pigments in powder coating and provide a competitive advantage to these customers.

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SPARKLE SILVER Elite Liquid Metal

SILBERLINE has introduced two new products to its milled aluminum paste offerings, building on the popularity of the first generation SPARKLE SILVER Ultra Liquid Metal series.  This new family of products, allow a formulator to use a conventional milled aluminum flake to achieve unique, and dazzling effects. 

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Metallic Pigments For Plastics

Product data and processing guidelines for metallic pigments for the plastics market.

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PERGOPAK: Organic Matting and Effect Agents

A detailed look at Pergopak® matting and effect agents, which are organic thermoset polymethyl urea resins.

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