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PRESS RELEASE: Shepherd Color Announces New IR Reflective Green Pigment

By JHenderson / June 23, 2021

Shepherd Color announces the launch of their new specialty Chromium Oxide Green 30C659, widely used in high-performance color matches and has wide regulatory approvals and inclusion in chemical registries around the world. Common uses for Green 30C659 are high-performance coatings such as coil coating, extrusion spray, automotive, industrial, architectural, powder and other coatings.

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Shepherd Color Featured in June 2021 Coatings World

By JHenderson / June 14, 2021

In the June 2021 Edition of Coatings World, Kerry Pianoforte interviews some of the leading high performance and special effect pigment manufacturers, including our own Chris Manning, Commercial Director and Mark Ryan, Marketing Manager.

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WEBINAR: IR Pigment Technology for Improving Food Package Recycling

By JHenderson / May 18, 2021

Shepherd Color is featured in the April 2021 issue of Plastics in Packaging, discussing the development of infrared pigments for black packaging.

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PRESS RELEASE: Shepherd Color Announces New Bismuth Vanadate Yellow Pigment

By JHenderson / April 14, 2021

Shepherd Color announced the opening of their new Virtual Showroom in March 2021 with the launch of their new Bismuth Vanadate (BV) Yellow. Common uses for Yellow 30C133 are high-performance coatings such as coil & extrusion spray, automotive, industrial, architectural, powder and other coatings. It can also be used in plastics and engineering polymers, especially in thin films and fibers.

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PRESS RELEASE: Shepherd Color Announces New Sales Office in China

By JHenderson / April 9, 2021

Shepherd Color has announced the opening of their new Sales Office in China, Shepherd Color (Shenzhen) Limited Company. The main office will be in Shenzhen with three further staff based in Shanghai. Shepherd Color will continue to hold stock in both Shanghai and Shenzhen warehouses and will continue to provide excellent service to its customers.

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Shepherd Color Featured in April 2021 Issue of Plastics In Packaging

By JHenderson / April 1, 2021

Shepherd Color is featured in the April 2021 issue of Plastics in Packaging, discussing the development of infrared pigments for black packaging.

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Shepherd Color Featured in March/April 2021 European Coatings

By JHenderson / March 10, 2021

In the March/April 2021 Edition of European Coatings, ‘High-performance Color Pigments for Powder Coatings: Durable, functional and Colorful’ article, Mark Ryan, Marketing Manager of The Shepherd Color Company, discusses the background of CICPs and their unique properties beyond visual color. The advances in IR reflective pigments are also discussed in detail along with evidence showing…

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Shepherd Color Featured in January 2021 CoatingsTech Article

By JHenderson / March 2, 2021

In the January 2021 Edition of CoatingsTech, ‘Sources of Innovation in Paints and Coatings’ article, features Geoffrey Peake, R&D Manager of The Shepherd Color Company, as he discusses the biggest source of innovation in the paint and coatings industry comes from customers. Written by Cynthia Challener, Contributing Writer to CoatingsTech, the article details the key…

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Shepherd Color Featured in February 2021 CoatingsTech Article

By JHenderson / February 22, 2021

In the February 2021 Edition of CoatingsTech, ‘The Intertwining of Color Selection and Pigment Technology Development’ article, features Mark Ryan, Marketing Manager of The Shepherd Color Company, as he discusses the cost, functionality, and properties of pigments as they relate to the overall creation and performance of pigments. Written by Cynthia Challener, Contributing Writer to…

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High-performance weathering powder coating colours

By JHenderson / January 15, 2021

In the previous article of our three-part series, we discussed the control of colour in powder coatings. In the last of the series, we discuss weathering variables for powder coatings.

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