Advanced Materials

Sun Chemical and its parent company, the DIC Corporation, deliver a vast portfolio of advanced products and technologies to broad markets, including automotive, inkjet, electrical/electronics, architectural and industrial coatings, aerospace, printed electronics, printed circuit boards, photovoltaics, plastic cards, water degassing, and plastics.

Sun Chemical’s global presence, combined with advanced technologies and products from Sun & DIC, allows for the delivery of local service and support with solutions, tailor-made.

See below for a small sampling of our broad range of product offerings.

  • 4Plate for Plastic & ID Cards

    4Plate is a joint-venture company that delivers the most complete, integrated and innovative lamination plate technology portfolio.

  • Adhesives for Photovoltaic Backsheet

    DIC’s adhesives for photovoltaic backsheet are optimized for solar panel manufacturing.

  • Alkyd Resins for Ambient Temperature Drying Architectural Coatings

    DIC’s alkyd resins for ambient temperature drying coatings provide outstanding durability, workability, solubility and many more properties.

  • Anti-Fingerprint Hardcoats for Building Materials

    Sun Chemical offers anti-fingerprint hardcoats for polycarbonate and polystyrene.

  • Automotive Headlight Repair Coatings

    Sun Chemical’s UV-curable coatings for automotive headlight repair are optimized to remove scratches, yellowness and haze.

  • BURNOCK AC for Automotive

    DIC’s BURNOCK AC acrylic resins for automotive paint formulations provide outstanding adhesion to numerous substrates, chemical resistance and gloss properties.

  • CERANATE for Architectural

    DIC's CERANATE hybrid polysiloxane acrylic resins add exceptional weather and stain resistance to architectural coatings.

  • CERANATE for Ink

    DIC's CERANATE hybrid polysiloxane acrylic resins are aqueous resins which contain polysiloxane and produce extremely durable ink formulations.

  • Conductive Inks

    A range of products that continually adapts to meet changing demands in the world of Printed Circuit Boards (PCB) production.

  • Countertop Coatings for Building Materials

    Sun Chemical’s coatings for epoxy countertops deliver exceptional scratch and water resistance.

  • CRISVON for Automotive

    DIC’s CRISVON solventborne urethane resins produce artificial leather textiles with improved abrasion resistance, light resistance and flexibility.

  • CRISVON for Textiles

    DIC's CRISVON solventborne urethane resins imbue artificial leather surface films with improved abrasion resistance, light resistance and flexibility.

  • DAILUBE for Metalworking

    DIC's DAILUBE extreme pressure lubricant additives are designed for high-pressure applications, such as metalworking, metal cutting and gear lubrication.

  • DAITAC for Automotive

    DIC's DAITAC pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) tapes are optimized for the production of dashboards and shift columns.

  • DAITAC for Electronics

    DIC’s DAITAC pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) tapes are optimized for manufacturing smart phones, laptops, tablets, desktop computers, and other consumer electronics.

  • DEFENSA OP for Architectural

    DIC's DEFENSA OP are UV-curable resins for cladding and optical applications which require a low refractive index (1.38 to 1.47) and transparency.