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Apr 25

Preparations for Jukola 2019 have started – Well-being at work

For the second year now, CH-Polymers will have a 7-member team participating in the Jukola orienteering relay. Now that the snow has melted, the training  becomes more frequent. You can for example find CH-Polymers’ workers every week taking part in the evening orienteering events organized by local orienteering clubs around... read more →
Apr 24

CHP solutions for sustainable and safe food packaging

Sustainable and safe food packaging - presented in Specialty Papers Europe 10.4.2019 in Berlin by Mia Ahokas The European Union parliament just passed a vote on banning a wide-range of single-use plastic items by 2021. Consumers are encouraging the food industry to rethink and to focus on safe and sustainable... read more →
Apr 11

Excellent solutions for early blocking resistance in paints

Blocking resistance is often dependent on polymer hardness. Low film formation temperature is however also desirable. Using chemistry to create this then again compromises the chemical resistance properties of the paint. As a result of our persistent R&D efforts we have developed better solutions to address this issue. The work... read more →
Apr 03
Mar 11

Meet us at ECS in Nuremberg 19.-21.3. 2019

Come meet us at the European Coatings Show, Hall 7 Stand 425  After 40 years of producing Acrylic dispersions we now celebrate 10 years as CH-Polymers. Having earlier served the Paper and Packaging and Non-woven industries we entered the Paint industry in 2010. Thanks to our valued customers, this has... read more →
Nov 16

Adhesion to difficult substrates – Meet Teemu Piesanen

Purpose of this project was to develop waterborne polymers that are suitable for polyethylene and polypropylene surfaces. Main research areas were polymer morphology use of specialty monomers Teemu at work in CH-Polymers' laboratory ”I made my Master’s thesis for CH-Polymers, as part of their Adhesion project. I can certainly say... read more →
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May 31

CHP BAR series for serious barrier needs

Presenting new solutions to the industry is always a challenge. There are several steps to be taken from the bright idea into commercial solutions. First efforts in making barrier products were done already 30 years ago here in Raisio. Application area was packaging materials, paper bags etc. Back then the... read more →
May 23

Pactec 2018 exhibition Helsinki – Meet us there @7e100

CH-Polymers - working on replacing plastics and improving print quality CHP BAR for replacing plastics CH-Polymers´ new BAR series is a Water Based Barrier Coating (WBBC) and a solution for greener future. Barrier coatings against water, water vapor, grease and mineral oils are possible to be made using CHP BAR.... read more →