Your Personal Guide to WonderWet Products

By | September 8th, 2017|blog|

Here at Gellner Industrial, we offer a wide range of products to help you with all your vinyl application and printing ink needs. Additionally, Gellner Industrial, LLC is the premier manufacturer of water based acrylic polymers. One of our most popular lines of products is WonderWet . In this blog post, Gellner Industrial dives into [...]

Demand Grows for Coatings with Vinyl Applications

By | August 25th, 2017|blog|

One of the most popular uses of our amazing acrylic polymer coatings is for adherence to vinyl substrates. Our acrylic polymers are an industry standard in providing superb adhesion to vinyl. Our polymers meet the high alkali resistance required of floor coating and wall coating applications, especially when used on vinyl surfaces. We also produce [...]

The Science Behind Gellner Industrial

By | August 11th, 2017|blog|

There is a wealth of complex knowledge and information behind every water-based acrylic polymer Gellner Industrial creates. And while it's not necessary to fully understand all of the science in order to be a consumer or enthusiast of Gellner Industrial products, it does help to realize just how high the quality of production is when [...]

Our Polymer Products, Explained

By | July 27th, 2017|blog|

At Gellner Indsutrial, we offer a wide range of products for all your acrylic polymer needs. You can check out our Product Guide to learn more about the acrylic resins and chemicals we offer. Read further for a more in-depth perspective of our product types and merchandise.   Anionic Acrylic Polymers Anionic polymers are synthesized [...]

Acrylate Market Predicts Growth

By | July 12th, 2017|blog|

Markets and Markets, a full-service market research company, recently published a report entitled “Acrylate Market by Chemistry (Butyl Acrylate, Ethyl Acrylate, Methyl Acrylate), Application (Paints & Coatings, Adhesives, Fabrics), End-use Industry (Packaging, Consumer Goods, Building & Construction, Automotive), Region - Global Forecast to 2022.” The title sounds like a different language, but the goal of [...]

An In-Depth Look at Printing Inks

By | June 27th, 2017|blog|

Screen Printing Inks: Perhaps the most versatile printing ink is screen printing ink. In order to understand screen printing ink, it is important to first comprehend the process behind screen printing. Screen printing is a technique in which mesh is used to transfer ink onto a substrate. A blocking stencil makes desired areas impermeable to [...]

VOCs: Volatile Organic Compounds

By | June 13th, 2017|blog, Industrial Coatings|

Volatile organic compounds, or VOCs, are organic chemicals that easily turn to vapor at ordinary room temperature due to their high vapor pressure. These chemicals have a low boiling point, which causes a large number of molecules to sublimate or evaporate from their solid or liquid form and begin to enter the surrounding air, a [...]

What is an Acrylic Polymer Emulsion?

By | May 30th, 2017|Acrylic paint, blog, Inks|

When working with water based acrylic polymers, you will surely come across acrylic polymer emulsions. To better understand what exactly an acrylic polymer emulsion actually is, we should first look at what emulsions are. The word “emulsion” is derived from the Latin word meaning “to milk”, as milk is technically and an emulsion of fat [...]

Getting Acquainted with Acrylic Paints

By | May 16th, 2017|Acrylic paint, American History, blog, history, Inks|

In 1934 the first usable acrylic resin dispersion was created by the German chemical company BASF, patented by Rohm and Haas. By the 1940s the first synthetic paint was used, combining some of the properties of oil and watercolor paints to create one of the first water based acrylic polymers. Sometime between 1946 and 1949, [...]

Top 5 Benefits of our Acrylic Polymers

By | May 2nd, 2017|blog, Uncategorized|

Gellner Industrial’s acrylic polymers provide many capabilities. They are flexible enough to be used as inks for your vinyl substrates. They can also be used as wall and floor coatings (which differ in many ways). But just what is it that makes these acrylic polymers for vinyl so valuable? What exactly do they provide to [...]