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NVVT /ATIPIC Study-day

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The NVVT and ATIPI invite you to attend their annual joint meeting with the theme :

Decorative coatings : challenge for the future

In these turbulent times many social, political and environmental aspect will have their impact on the future of the paint industry and especially on that of decorative paints.
In this symposium a number of the most important issues will be highlighted and discussed and will resultin an updated picture of the actual situation, the challenges and expectations for the future of decorative paints.

Welcome /registration :                  9h00
Start of the  session :                     9h45
End of the technical session :         16h50   
End :                                        17h30                                      


09h00  Welcome/Registration and coffee/tea


09h45 Opening by Jaap Akkerman, board of NVVT

10h00 Biorozon, the profitable future of biobased aromatics    
J.L (Joop) Groen, TNO


10h35 Thinking in biobased Solutions: Reality or challenge to meet
            with regulations?

            Nico Feima, Van Wijhe Verf B.V., Zwolle


11h10 The future of wood as a substrate in outdoor applications,
            especially joinery

           Niels Lutke-Schipholt, SHR, Wageningen


11h45 The real choice for environmental friendlier paint

          Andre van Linden,  AkzoNobel Decorative Paints, Sassenheim 


12h20 -14h00  Lunch

           Continuation, chair Dr. Jacques Warnon, President of ATIPIC


14h00 New developments in alkyd resin technology for decorative

           Dr. Dirk Mestach, Nuplex Resins BV, Bergen op Zoom


14h35 True Solvent Free (TSoF): Towards the next generation
            waterborne coatings

           Henk Huinink*, Paul Venema+, Benjamin Voogt*, Bart Erich*, Olaf Adan*

           *Eindhoven University of Technology, +Wageningen University, (NL)


15h10 Coffee/tea break


15h40 Limit Values for VOC Emissions from Decorative Products around the  

           Caroline Laffargue, Vincent Van de Merckt, Reinhard C. Oppl,

           Eurofins Product Testing A/S, Galten, Denmark


16h15 Status of biosourced and renewable raw materials for paint industry

           MH.Delvaux - M.Wenkin-  C. Lefèvre  

           Coatings Research Institute, Limelette (Belgium)


16h50 –17h30  Closure and drinks.

abstracts : see under uploaded documents programme w.docx

Practical Details:

Date: 25/03/2015

Address: E10 Hoeve , Kapelstraat 8A, 2960 Brecht (Belgium)

Available documents:

Programme w.docx


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