Updated: Sep 20
Northern Coatings and Chemical's diverse plastic coatings portfolio brings performance and flexibility to your decorating operation.
With a proven history in plastic finishing and performance driven research and development, Northern Coatings is positioned to elevate your plastic decorating process to the next level.
Working for you
We understand that no two production processes are the same. That is why Northern Coatings plastic finishes have a wide variety of curing technologies and performance profiles. Air dry, force dry, UV, two-component; Northern Coatings develops and manufactures coatings in Menominee, Michigan and can custom tailor a system for you.
Northern is a quality award recipient at GE where our product is used on plastic MRI components.
As performance leaders in industrial finishing, Northern Coatings knows what it takes to stand out. That is why our products are designed to exceed quality expectations.
One component waterbased UV curable coating for plastic. Benefits include:
Dry to touch before cure - reduces contaminants from ambient debris
Low odor - little to no odor or sensitizing ingredients that are typical of other UV cure coatings, <0.5 lbs./gal. VOC
Great appearance - compatible with a large variety of colorants, glosses, and effects
High throughput - flash off in as little as 2 minutes and cure in seconds
One component waterbased urethane coating for plastic, wood, or metal. Benefits include:
Fast dry to touch and handle - no heat needed
Low VOC - <1.0 lbs./gal. VOC,
Broad color and gloss range - available in transparent, opaque, gloss, metallic, texture, or even fluorescent
Great solar durability - acrylic urethane technology resists yellowing and chalking
Isocyanate free 2 component technology
Ultra low VOC, VOC free possible
High solids - up to 45% by wt.
Great solvent resistance
Long pot life
UNIVERSAL POLY MOD
UV, single component soft touch, topcoats over vacuum metalized, thermoformable, or 100% solids.