News from all industries, Belgium
BYK´s first polyamide-based rheology additive for aqueous systems: RHEOBYK-440. RHEOBYK-440 – Liquid, Polyamide-based Rheology Additive for Modern Aqueous Systems. Over the past years, the focus of developments in protective coatings has increasingly moved to aqueous systems based on epoxy dispersions. These coatings are highly pigmented and applied in thick layers, requiring the rheological properties to be […]
For more information or samples please contact your local distributor Keyser & Mackay
Consumer demands focus on a healthier lifestyle. As a consequence, Organic Products are becoming more and more popular and can easily be found in every supermarket. Aware of this trend and following the EU requirement that will require all ingredients in Organic Products to be organic as well, Lasenor offers organic soy, sunflower lecithin and […]
In an increasingly globalized world, we felt it pragmatic to present ourselves with one company name throughout the world. Therefore, we proudly present our new company name: PB Leiner. To accompany this, we have also freshened up our logo and defined our new baseline: The Clear Solution. This not only reflects the quality of our products, […]
In many areas, high-solid or 100 % systems are used to reduce the solvent emissions. One challenge in these systems is to release the air completely. BYK-1796 is a newly developed air release agent that guarantees fast and efficient elimination of trapped air without negative influence on optical and mechanical properties. Main application areas are PU or […]
Biospringer’s range of organic products includes baker’s yeast extracts and inactive dried yeasts. It has been developed in accordance with the strictest specifications and European regulations, and meets the highest standards for organic processed foods. Springer® Organic yeast extracts are perfect for providing either umami or bouillon and meaty notes. With a savoury profile, they develop […]
The demand for vegan food is growing fast. However, formulating vegan products is sometimes a challenge, in terms of taste or texture. Biospringer‘s meat-free, natural, yeast products* are suited to develop vegan recipes. They can: – provide meaty flavor from boiled to roasted and from white to red meat, – bring out various tastes used to […]
A range of cold soluble gelatines which offer you more flexibility and savings in your production process. CRYOGEL® and INSTAGEL® are multifunctional gelatines, which can be used cold and hot. They offer interesting advantages compared to the traditional gelatine in powder or leaf form. They do not only offer flexibility in use and applications, they also […]
Lasenor releases Lasenor BK, a new range of activated emulsifiers in powder form, that provides significant advantages in the production process and final characteristics of cakes and bakery products. More information and news available on www.lasenor.com and on LinkedIn: Lasenor, Food Emulsifiers. Or contact us via our website www.keysermackay.com/
Recently, the brand new BYK Instruments catalog had been released and is available now. The catalog with well over 300 pages contains valuable information on viscosity measurements, gloss, colour and a lot more informative topics. Order your free copy at: Nico Visscher
The end use Department Special Coatings of Byk has developed a new wax additive for the improvement of surface properties in systems with low film thickness, e.g. for application can coatings: CERACOL 605 – for solvent-borne and aqueous systems with a high proportion of co-solvent. The additives is based on Carnauba wax and enable the […]
The enduse Special Coatings Department of Byk has developed a new wax additive for the improvement of surface properties in systems with low film thickness: AQUACER 1540 – for aqueous can coatings and aqueous systems with a low proportion of co-solvent The additives is based on Carnauba wax and enable the manufacture of can coatings […]
BYK-3456 is a fluorine free, silicone containing additive active at the interface to the substrate ànd the surface at the same time. Special Features and Benefits: Using BYK-3456 can greatly reduce the static and dynamic surface tension, which results in a significant improvement in substrate wetting and leveling. BYK-3456 also enables difficult substrates such as wood, which […]
Keyser & Mackay is very happy to announce the collaboration with Socri in the Benelux. Socri, based in Torre d’Isola in Italy, is a young company that offers natural ingredients and solutions for personal care (cosmos certified). Beside a range of active ingredients and emulsifiers sourced from olive and sesam oil, they also offer a natural […]
Our formaldehyde free GWT pigments are now available in 10 colors! Do you prefer to use pigments free of formaldehyde? Our GWT series are fluorescent pigments free of formaldehyde for water based formulations for paints, paper and textile. GWT has ten colors, including magenta. This means that the color palette is complete.
Keyser & Mackay is pleased to announce their collaboration with Graphene Production. Graphene is an allotrope of carbon whose structure is a single planar sheet of sp2 bonded carbon atoms that are densely in a honeycomb crystal lattice. Graphene Nanoplatelets are reduced graphene layers. Some of the characteristics of graphene: High strength, hydrophobic, hard as […]
With Ennolys, a company based in the South-West in France, we are presenting a strong partner for natural aromas with vanilla flavour. Key benefits like unique taste, reducing fat & sugar as well as its natural flavour will meet the requirements of our customers in the baking-, confectionery- and dairy industry.
Please make a short note already in your agenda……..on Thursday, 9th of November Keyser & Mackay BNL will organize a Seminar on the following special subject: Floor Coatings. Location of this seminar: E10 Hoeve in Brecht, near the Dutch/Belgium frontier. Byk will be the main contributor for this Seminar with focus on Flooring, but we we […]
Keyser & Mackay Belgium is now a certified organic operator controlled by Certisys. This certificate covers the storage, distribution and sales of organic dried yeast, yeast extract and organic soy lecithin.
Please make a short note already in your agenda……..on Thursday, 9th of November Keyser & Mackay BNL will organize an own Seminar with the following special subject: Floor Coatings. Location of this seminar: near the Dutch/ Belgium frontier. Byk will be an important supplier to attend this Seminar with several interesting lectures, 1 or 2 […]
Keyser & Mackay has expanded their representation of Ege Kimya Istanbul for the countries Belgium and the Netherlands. Ege Kimya produces a wide range of metal driers for the coatings industry, among which basically all of the standard types, including a number of combination driers and a Co-carboxylate polymer. For more information see: Ege Kimya paint […]
Wetting and Dispersing Additives for Aqueous Systems with No Negative Impact on Water, Corrosion and Stain Resistance Wetting and dispersing additives for aqueous coating systems always possess a certain hydrophilic character. Essentially, they are needed to wet, disperse and stabilize pigments and fillers. However, the hydrophilic structure of the additives also continues to have an […]
More than 100 cosmetics suppliers across the globe hoped their development would be named an In-cosmetics Global 2017 award winner. The ‘Make-up Bar Award’ for most innovative developments in colour cosmetics went to Ronald Britton’s Bio-glitter®. Ronald Britton was the Golden winner in ‘The Make-up Bar Award’ for most innovative developments in colour cosmetics.
Because of the fact that the Zinc dust price increased about more than 50% during the last months, we would like to remind you on the possibility to save costs by replacing a part of Zinc dust in Zinc rich coatings by micronized MIOX. Compared with the current Zinc price, which is already above 3 […]
Every day in Europe there are about 12 fire victims and 120 people severely injured. The economic loss, which runs to several billion euros each year, must not be ignored either. For these reasons, fire protection, fire-proof products and thus, also flame retardants (FRs) play an important role in industry. Flame retardants (also named fire […]
BYK-3760 is a unique, highly active polyether-modified polysiloxane which reduces the surface tension significantly. As a result of its low tendency to stabilize foam, BYK-3760 can also be used in applications that involve high shear forces. The additive remains fully effective, even at a very low dosage.
After the successful launch of DISPERBYK-2060 and DISPERBYK-2061 a new additive complements the portfolio for universal colorants. DISPERBYK-2062 enhances the compatibility of inorganic pigment concentrates in solvent-borne systems.
We have the pleasure to announce that Keyser & Mackay has obtained the GMP + B3 certificate and will now also service the feed industry. This GMP+ B3 certificate covers trade, collection, storage and transshipment of feed additives and feed material.
Discover our full range of traditional preservatives and also our new solutions with broad spectrum efficacy for natural cosmetics, cosmos and ecocert certified. For more information, customers please contact your local K&M contact.
Keyser & Mackay is pleased to announce their collaboration as an exclusive distributor for the Benelux area with E. Bachiller B, S.A. for their range of vacuum dryers, filter dryers and their process equipment and pressure vessel divisions.
Incorez 148/055 is a water soluble polyamine curing agent designed to produce very tough and durable high gloss waterbased surface coatings with both liquid and solid epoxy resins. In particular, this curing agent provides excellent hardness and cure development.
We like to introduce our supplier PB Gelatins and focus on their assortment collagen peptides which they introduced on the market with the brand name SOLUGEL®. PB Gelatins / PB Leiner is a well established and renowned gelatin producer whose origins date back to more than a century ago. PB Gelatins is a division of […]
Keyser & Mackay is pleased to announce their collaboration as an exclusive distributor for SUEK’s range of SphereFill Ceramic and Glass Microspheres. This new partnership builds on agreements between the two companies in Europe and will come into force from November 2016.
Our well known principal BYK is continuously working on innovations, also in the field of household cleaning & care products.
Let’s introduce our new supplier Ennolys, specialist in natural vanillin: For more than 20 years, Ennolys has been a major actor in the field of natural ingredients through biotechnology. Ennolys belongs to the Nutrition and Health Division of Lesaffre. Ennalin’s natural vanillin obtained by fermentation from ferulic acid (ex bran cereal) has characteristic vanilla notes suitable for […]
Discover our biodegradable glitter range produced for the cosmetic industry by Ronald Britton. A clean alternative to the not environmentally friendly classical glitters . Our premium cosmetic glitters exist in different sizes, shapes, colors and effects. Many different applications are possible: nail polish, nail art, false nails, hair spray, eye dust, face powder, lipstick, liquid eyeliner, […]
Eastman Chemical Company announced that it is expanding its polyolefin portfolio with the addition of Aerafin™ polymer. Aerafin is an innovative polymer created for use in hot melt adhesives. It enables a broad processing window for hot melt formulations, including the ability to spray at temperatures as low at 130°C and offers compatibility with a […]
The new Silverson Flashmix takes a revolutionary approach to powder/liquid mixing. Unlike many powder/liquid mixers, which use vacuum to pull in powders, the Flashmix literally forces powder into the liquid stream.
Keyser & Mackay Germany has started a collaboration with Chemital, a Spanish company. Chemital is highly specialized in the microbiological preservation of meat products and offers specific solutions, according to the origin and source of the microbiological contamination with an integral preservation system throughout the whole process.
Ronald Britton is excited to announce the launch of its Bio-glitter® range. Most commercially available glitters are based on PET film and have minimal biodegradability. Bio-glitter® is based on a biodegradable film that is certified compostable.
BYK-326 a high-solid, moderately active surface additive for improving the leveling of solvent-borne, solvent-free and aqueous systems. Benefits of BYK 326 are: • Exceptional leveling properties in – aqueous – solvent-borne – solvent-free coating systems
Xynpol AX216R is a multifunctional inverse emulsion thickener suitable for a wide range of water based formulations. Properties and Applications Xynpol AX216R is already in solution and pre-neutralized. Thickening is very rapid in water based systems without need for additional alkali or surfactants. Xynpol AX216R produces formulations with extremely ‘short’ flow characteristics and shear-thinning rheology […]
Xynpol PA431K is an acrylic pressure sensitive with an aggressively tacky film, designed for tape and label applications where instantaneous formation of a strong bond is required. Permanent adhesion characteristics are provided on many surfaces without need for tackifier resin, offering advantage in applications requiring superior ageing properties in service. Adhesion is maintained under conditions of […]
Eckart is one of the leading international manufacturers of metallic and pearlescent pigments for the paints and coatings industry, the printing industry, the plastics, lightweight concrete industries and the cosmetics industry. The innovative Hydro Pellets silver pigments step up business efficiency and increase sustainability at the same time.
Improved Mechanical Properties in Water-borne Systems. Wax additives are added to coatings to provide them with a matt appearance and to improve their mechanical properties (primarily scratch and abrasion resistance) and their resistance to water or chemicals. As a result of their chemical composition, the majority of powdered wax additives require an increased dispersion effort to […]
Lasenor and Keyser & Mackay introduce Giralec SRN, a new sunflower lecithin. Characteristics of Giralec Standardised, Refined and Neutral sunflower lecithin are: NON GMO warrant No presence in the list of allergenic foods regulated by the EC Transparency due to its low level of impurities (Toluene Insolubles < 0,1%) Neural or reduced smell and taste
Solvay India and Keyser & Mackay started a cooperation to introduce Sunshield amine based antioxidants into the European lubricant and metalworking market. Below mentioned products are available:
Keyser & Mackay started a cooperation with UK based Revolymer. Revolymer is a unique specialty chemical company focused on the development of novel polymers, responsive encapsulation and targeted delivery systems. Delivering compelling performance enhancing ingredients for home care, personal & health care, coatings, adhesives & sealants, medicated chewing gum and more.
After the recent merge of the two companies Ferro and Nubiola we are happy to ask your attention for their extended product port folio, consisting now of: inorganic pigments with extraordinary properties (excellent heat- and weathering resistance, light fastness and opacity like Pigment Blue 28, Pigment Yellow 53, Pigment Brown 24)/ synthetic iron oxides (“Nubifer”)/ anti-corrosion […]
The use of bioplastics in the packaging industry has become progressively relevant. In particular, polylactide (PLA), also known as polylactic acid, is playing an increasingly important role. Its biodegradability, even if only in industrial composting units, and its transparency makes it an ideal material for use in food packaging. However, its permeability to gases such […]