Getting Acquainted with Acrylic Paints

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, [...]

By | May 16th, 2017|Acrylic paint, American History, blog, history, Inks|0 Comments

Wondering about VOC s? Gellner Industrial Can Clear That Up For You

Environmental safety and health concerns have a lot of people wondering about volatile organic compounds, more commonly known as “VOCs.” A safety industry report says, “Reducing exposure to these chemicals [ VOC s ] can lead to better health outcomes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.” The report lists common sources for [...]

By | December 1st, 2015|Acrylic paint, history|0 Comments

The Wonders of WONDERWET IV – Zero VOCs, 100% Quality

The summer season means a lot of things to a lot of people and industries: warmer weather, barbeques, outdoor events, and for a variety of industries, outdoor painting projects. With the longer days and higher temperatures, most facilities choose the summer months to tackle their painting, which means paint manufacturers, suppliers, and contractors are busier than [...]

By | June 3rd, 2015|Gravure, history, Inks|0 Comments

Gravure Printing Inks: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that ink was used as far back as 2500 B.C.E.? How about the fact that inks were used in such historical contexts as the Dead Sea Scrolls, William Shakespeare’s plays, and, of course, the first printing presses? Much has changed since each of those uses, particularly the way we communicate, but one [...]

By | December 17th, 2014|Gravure, history|0 Comments

Gellner Industrial: A History of Innovation with a Focus on the Future

Clients throughout the globe have come to find that Gellner Industrial is truly a world leader in the manufacturing of water-based acrylic polymers, delivering products that are unique, innovative, and unmatched. It is these qualities that set our products apart. However, it’s more than just that—our products are indeed unique, but so is our company. [...]

By | October 8th, 2014|blog, history|0 Comments