“We know the benefits of transitioning to a UV production line have to add up because, while it’s an exciting prospect for many of our customers, it also represents a big investment,” says Simon Parker, Director of AkzoNobel’s Industrial Coatings business. “Our 100% UV RUBBOL range now offers compelling cost savings to go along with the excellent performance. So, there’s never been a better time to make the switch.”
The coating system consists of a putty, primer and topcoat for wood window frames and a topcoat for PVC window applications. Despite fast-tracking the application process, the products continue to deliver on the high expectations of the Sikkens brand – offering very good adhesion, excellent durability and strong technical performance.
The new 100% cured UV range is part of AkzoNobel’s global weathering program. With weathering test locations in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, AkzoNobel is able to evaluate more than 200,000 samples in a variety of climate conditions and monitor their long-term durability.
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