News and Events


Axalta's thermoplastic powder coatings at PaintExpo 2018 in Karlsruhe, Germany
21 Mar 2018

Axalta at PaintExpo in Karlsruhe, 17-20 April 2018

“Inspiring Colour Solutions” - this is the headline under which Axalta will present innovative products and services such as Abcite, PPA 571 and Talisman at PaintExpo. The world’s leading trade fair for industrial coating technology will take place in Karlsruhe, Germany, from 17 to 20 April 2018.

14 Aug 2017

Axalta to Acquire Plascoat Systems Limited

Axalta announced today that it has acquired Plascoat Systems Limited, a leading supplier of thermoplastic powder coatings, from its parent company, International Process Technologies (IPT) Ltd. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Coathylene portfolio for the paints and varnishes industry
20 Mar 2017

Coathylene at the European Coating Show 2017

Axalta will present its Coathylene® portfolio for the paints and varnishes industry at the European Coating Show taking place in Nuremberg (Germany) on April 4 - 6, 2017.

World Pipeline Magazine
30 Jun 2016

Abcite in World Pipeline Magazine

Frederic De Borman Chautems, Axalta Polymer Powders (Switzerland), and Raf Van Os, Van Os Duracoat NV (Belgium), explore sustainable, effective and reliable corrosion protection solutions in demanding environments.

NSF/ANSI 61 certification (Drinking Water System Components) for Abcite
22 Jan 2015

Abcite Receives NSF/ANSI 61 Certification

Axalta has received certification in accordance with the NSF/ANSI 61: Drinking Water System Components – Health Effects standard for its Abcite® thermoplastic powder coatings, which are used in a wide variety of industrial applications including pipes and fittings for drinking water systems.