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NX-2026 Life Cycle Analysis Results

Specialty cardanol grade, NX-2026, showed favorable results compared to petro-based counterpart in a recent life cycle analysis (LCA) conducted by the nova-Institut in Germany. LCA is a process to evaluate and quantify the environmental burdens associated with a product, process, or activity by identifying and quantifying energy and materials used and wastes released to the […]

NX-9011 – New High Strength and Flexible Polyol

Cardolite is launching a new high strength polyol named NX-9011. This polyol provides high tensile strength and hardness as well as good elongation. This combination of properties enables the design of tough polyurethane coatings and adhesives. NX-9011 also offers good reactivity and UV resistance. For more information on NX-9011 and other polyols in our offering, […]

Agoria Solar Team Wins the World Solar Challenge

Congratulations to the Agoria Solar team! They won the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in Australia on Oct 17, 2019. They competed against 44 teams representing 22 countries. During the 3021 km race from Darwin to Adelaide #Bluepoint solar car was the fastest and most reliable car! We are proud of them and happy to have […]

Chinacoat 2019 (Nov 18-20)

Cardolite will be promoting newly developed epoxy curing agents and polyol resins at the Chinacoat Exhibition taking place at the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC) on Nov 18-20, 2019. Cardolite will also give a technical presentation on “Novel CNSL-based Waterborne Curing Agents suitable for high-performance and low VOC protective epoxy coatings” at 1:40pm on […]

LITE 5262 Enables Low VOC Epoxy Coatings

LITE 5262 is enabling a new line of high-performing, low-VOC, marine and protective epoxy coatings. This new phenalkamine has very high solids content (less than 5% solvent!), is low in viscosity and provides excellent cure profile and anticorrosion properties. LITE 5262 delivers very fast cure even at low temperatures, fast hardness development, excellent adhesion to […]

Cardolite Opens a New Corporate Headquarters

Cardolite has recently celebrated the grand opening of its new Corporate Headquarters located in Bristol, PA. The 3-acre complex is the new home for all key business functions including Global Research and Development and Technical Service as well as administrative offices for corporate finance, customer service, regulatory, quality and marketing. Key features include newly constructed, […]

SAE Brake Colloquium (October 14-17)

Cardolite will be exhibiting at the 36th SAE Brake Colloquium in Palm Desert, California on October 14-17, 2018. Cardolite offers a wide variety of friction particles and resins for automotive disc brake pads and drum brake linings that reduce overall hardness, improve compressibility, reduce wear, dampen noise, and help control friction coefficient and thermal conductivity. […]

CPI 2018 – Polyurethane Technical Conference (October 1-3, 2018)

The 61st annual Polyurethanes technical conference will be held in Atlanta, Georgia on October 1-3, 2018. Cardolite is scheduled to present a paper titled “Eco-friendly Isocyanate Blocking Agent, Cardanol: Deblocking Performances and Methods to Optimize Deblocking Temperature” that shows how this innovative technology can replace existing products that carry health and environmental concerns. In the […]

2018 China International Adhesive and Sealant Conference and Exhibition (September 17-21, 2018)

Cardolite will be promoting its CNSL-based product lines at the 2018 China Adhesive Conference and Exhibition being held in Shanghai, China on September 17-19. At the technical conference, Cardolite will share updates on CNSL-based isocyanate blocking agent technology and its various applications. At the 3-day exhibition, Cardolite will have technical experts available at the booth […]