Advanced Materials

Advanced Materials: Polymers

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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • DEFENSA TR for Architectural

    DIC's DEFENSA TR solventborne stain-guard coatings are UV-curable additives for architectural applications which combine excellent stain and abrasion resistance.

  • DEFENSA TR for Automotive

    DIC’s DEFENSA TR solventborne coatings are automotive interior coatings which feature excellent stain and abrasion resistance on a variety of substrates.

  • DEFENSA TR for Electronics

    DIC’s DEFENSA TR solventborne fluorinated surface coatings give rubber in electrical components both excellent durability as well as adhesiveness.

  • DEFENSA TR for Textiles

    DIC's DEFENSA TR solventborne fluorinated surface coatings give artificial leather excellent stain-guard properties and adhesion to various materials.

  • EB-Curable Decorative Paper Coatings for Building Materials

    Sun Chemical delivers a portfolio of e-beam curable coatings for decorative paper that deliver superior durability as well as tape release or tape adhesion properties.

  • EPICLON® for Aerospace

    DIC’s EPICLON® epoxy resins provide high-performance composites with unmatched heat resistance, water resistance, toughness and adhesion.

  • EPICLON® for Architectural

    DIC's EPICLON® epoxy resins and hardeners imbue architectural coatings with best-in-class anti-corrosion properties and workability.