About Axalta Polymer Powders

Product history and key achievements


Axalta Polymer Powder’s product history started September 1959 as a German engineer, Dr Hut, decided to build a factory in Bulle, Switzerland, for the production of polymer powders. Over more than 55 years, Axalta has developed unique products and many applications that confirm Axalta today as one of the leaders in powder micronization. The continuous evolution of our heritage, the highest level of product quality and performance which bring solutions and satisfaction to our customer are our everyday focus. Learn more about our history and milestones which have led to the success of our unique company over the years.

Milestones


14 Aug 2017

Recent Achievements

Established in 1952, Plascoat has pioneered the science behind the formulation, manufacturing, and application of thermoplastic polyolefin coatings. Plascoat’s industry-leading product portfolio includes Plascoat PPA 571, a flexible, tough and highly durable plastic coating used for a wide variety of outdoor applications, Talisman, a hard wearing, tough plastic coating used extensively in the dishwasher basket coating market, and Plascoat PPA 571 Aqua, a unique plastic coating for potable water pipes, in addition to many other high performing coatings designed to meet the highest industry standards.

8 Jun 2015

2013 - 2015

Axalta Polymer Powders introduces Coathylene® Sint’ product family for the 3D printing industry.

16 Jun 2008

1999 - 2013

DuPont develops a new product for fire extinguishers. Flamulit 534 is designed to protect the internal walls of both water and foam filled fire extinguishers. Performance is confirmed by independent testing according to the EN-3 Standard.

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