Canadian Finishing and Coatings Manufacturing

 November 27th, 2021

CFCM CPCA logo 400

After a two-year hiatus, the Canadian Paint and Coatings Association is holding its annual Conference and AGM once more in 2022. It will be at the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Québec City, May 25-26.

The theme of this year’s conference is “SPARK — Coatings Change & Innovation.” In an industry where regulation is often the active precursor to many business decisions, CPCA says paint and coatings organizations continue to drive innovation as agents of change for their customers. Research and innovation continue to push the envelope of coatings science, benefitting the product performance demanded by customers and providing a more sustainable environment. 

[NP] The plenary session will delve into the state of the coatings industry today and explore technological advances and what they mean for business. Coatings professionals will also explore how various industry challenges, including regulations, have been catalysts for innovation and change. It will consider how the paint and coatings industry leans into regulatory shifts with better R&D for innovative product formulation.

“CPCA member companies are committed to sustainability, spending millions annually on improving product stewardship, product performance, and sustainability to meet evolving consumer demands,” commented Gary LeRoux, CPCA’s President and CEO.   Speakers will also focus on emerging changes expected in the coming years as the world combats climate change, places a renewed focus on worker and consumer health, and demands more sustainable products and approaches.

In keeping with tradition, CPCA will recognize several individuals for their contributions to the Canadian coatings industry. “CPCA has a legacy of recognizing excellence and honouring innovation through its annual Awards Program for members who have led the way in business and coatings innovation over many years,” said Leroux.  These individuals will be recognized at the annual Chair Awards Dinner at the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac. Attendees will enjoy entertainment from La Famille Painchaud.

Source

Product News

  • Prev
FIRETEX FX7002, a new thin-film intumescent fire protection coating from Sherwin-Williams ...
Trinseo, a specialty materials solutions provider, has announced the launch of LIGOS C 9484, a ...
The Sherwin-Williams Company has introduced a new universal clearcoat: Aerospace Clearcoat ...
Paul N. Gardner USA has launched its new offering of Cross Hatch Adhesion Testers—three kits in ...
IFS Coatings recently launched IFS Puroplaz PE16, a tough thermoplastic modified polyolefin powder ...
BYK-Gardner USA is now offering a self-calibration option for its byko-visc RT Rotational ...
The global market for conductive pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSAs) is forecast to reach $12.5 ...
BYK-Gardner USA announced its new premium line of dry film thickness gauges, the byko-test 9500 ...
PPG announced the launch of PPG DP7000 Air-Dry Primer and a range of dedicated ancillaries across ...
AkzoNobel recently launched Interpon D1036 Low-E, an architectural powder coating that can be cured ...


Acquaduro ad 400x275

Presenting our latest waterborne system that won’t dilute performance. 

Acquaduro™, our innovative waterborne coating system featuring 2K polyurethane technology. 

Designed to meet evolving regulations, sustainability goals, and dynamic needs of customers, our Acquaduro coating system offers durability and chemical resistance on par with solvent-borne technology, providing a comprehensive and dependable solution for professional wood coating needs. 

For more information, contact your Chemcraft representative or local distributor. 

Chemcraft - a great finish is only the beginning 

Read More

Kerrwil Media Limited

538 Elizabeth Street, Midland,Ontario, Canada L4R2A3 +1 705 527 7666
©2024 All rights reserved
Funded by the Government of Canada | Finance par le gouvernement du Canada
Use of this Site constitutes acceptance of our Privacy Policy (effective 1.1.2016)
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Kerrwil.