U.S. Chemical & Plastics

600 Nova Dr. SE
Massillon OH 44646
United States
Phone: 330-830-6000Fax: 330-830-6005
Contact: Laura Yerkeyhttp://www.uschem.com
Categories: Bedliners & Bedliner Franchises/Dealerships, Cleanup Products, Information, Training & Certification, Masking Products, Metal Finishing/Filling, Paint & Paint Products, Plastics & Plastic Repair, Prep & Surface Products, Profit Centers, Refinishing, Shop Management & Operations

Recent Products

WG55 Takes High-Performance Lightweight Fillers to New Level

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-16-2015

WG55 White Gold Premium Filler is formulated using U.S. Chemical’s INVISIX Micro-Perfecting Surface Technology for fast mixing and spreading times while delivering an ultra-smooth surface. It se...

Bond Strong to Aluminum

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-25-2015

U.S. Chemical & Plastics' AG47 Lightweight GRIP Filler and Icing Lite Gold Finishing Glaze provide the strongest bond to aluminum. Laboratory testing, using Ford F-150 aluminum panels (6022T43 and...

Value-Sized Truck Bed Liner Kit

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-10-2008

U.S. Chemical & Plastics’ new Defender Epoxy Truck Bed Liner Kit is now available in a value-sized, two-gallon sprayable kit ideal for use on larger truck beds, agricultural, fleet and light...

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U.S. Chemical & Plastics Expands Product Line

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-23-2014

U.S. Chemical & Plastics (USC) has expanded its product line with the addition of several new primers, reducers and clearcoats. USC’s new coatings are designed to meet the needs of refinishers l...

U.S. Chemical & Plastics Receives President's 'E' Award for Exports

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-20-2013

U.S. Acting Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank has presented U.S. Chemical & Plastics with the President’s “E” Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. The “E” Awards are ...

U.S. Chemical Appoints Matt LaGuardia to Director – Business Development

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-04-2011

U.S. Chemical & Plastics, a division of Alco Industries and a leader in repair, refinish, appearance and maintenance products for the automotive aftermarket, has promoted Matt LaGuardia to directo...

New Website with Product and Tech Data

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-03-2008

U.S. Chemical & Plastics has launched USChem.com, a new website featuring easy access to vital product specifications and technical data. It provides users with extensive information (updated ...

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UniCure Spraybooths



United States
Fax: 615-889-6773
Categories: Air Supply Systems, Booth Accessories, Cleaning & Recovery, Compressed Air Systems, Prepstations, Refinishing, Spraybooths, Prep Stations & Related Equipment

Recent Products

UniCure 1004P Semi-Downdraft Prep Station Adds Flexibility to Paint Operations

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-27-2017

The UNI1004P from UniCure is pressurized and comes with a heated air make-up system to add even more functionality. The semi-downdraft design does not require the installation of a pit. Whether...

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UniCure Donates Equipment, Sponsors Uniforms Through Collision Repair Education Foundation

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-05-2013

UniCure Spraybooths has joined the Collision Repair Education Foundation’s donor Industry Leadership Circle through a combination of both donating equipment to two collision school programs and spon...

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Valspar Automotive

P.O. Box 1461
Minneapolis MN 55440
United States
Phone: (1.800) 845.2500
Categories: Paint & Paint Products

Recent Products

Valspar Automotive Summer Classes Cover Refinish Systems

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-22-2018

  This summer, Valspar Automotive will continue to offer I-CAR-certified training for refinishers at its centers in the Dallas area, Detroit and Sacramento, Calif. All training curricul...

Precisely Match Color

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-10-2013

The Valspar Automotive Spectrophotometer offers a precise color match with the click of a button, even colors that prove difficult to match. It’s a versatile alternative when compared to other color...

New Waterborne System with 13 More Colors

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 12-01-2011

Valspar Automotive has introduced the latest addition to its waterborne refinish product platform with the De Beer WaterBase 900+ series. This new system features 13 additional mixing colors that ha...

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Valspar Automotive Cover Refinish Systems to Offer Fall Classes

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-18-2018

Valspar Automotive continues to provide comprehensive education for refinishers with I-CAR training at its centers located in Grand Prairie (Dallas), Texas and Sacramento, Calif. Color theory, hands...

Sherwin-Williams Gets Green Light to Complete Valspar Deal

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-31-2017

Federal regulators in the United States and Canada have given Sherwin-Williams the go-ahead to complete its previously announced acquisition of Valspar. As part of a consent agreement, Sherwin-...

Anton's Hot Rod Shop Bringing Two Complete Custom Builds to Valspar Booth at SEMA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-19-2016

Anton’s Hot Rod Shop, a Cleveland-area custom shop, is bringing not one vehicle, but two to SEMA 2016, Nov. 1-4, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. One of the vehicles is a complete custom rebu...

Valspar Automotive Announces Custom Ride Lineup for SEMA 2016

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-10-2016

Valspar Automotive announced that it will serve up its sweetest custom rides yet at the SEMA Show this year, Nov. 1-4, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Feature vehicles in the company’s booth no....

Valspar Automotive to Host Reality TV Stars at SEMA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-30-2016

Valspar Automotive announced it will host the stars of two reality TV shows –“Counting Cars” on History and The Discovery Channel’s “Gas Monkey Garage” – at SEMA 2016 in Las Vegas. Atten...

Vescio's Customizing and Restorations Wins "Outstanding Paint" at Autorama Detroit 2016

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-11-2016

Valspar Automotive announced that Vescio’s Customizing and Restorations in Rogers, Minn., has won “Outstanding Paint” at Autorama Detroit 2016 with its 1947 Ford pickup truck. The vehicle is...

Valspar to Feature Celebrity Appearances at SEMA 2015

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-27-2015

Valspar Automotive announced it will offer SEMA attendees a chance to meet, greet and take home the autograph(s) of reality television show celebrities at this year’s SEMA Show. Valspar’s custo...

Valspar Automotive Paints Brighter Future Through Artists4Education and CREF

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-19-2015

Valspar Automotive announced it is bringing its brand family of quality performance coatings and products together with the creative talents of top custom artists to the SEMA Show Nov. 3-6 to raise mo...

SCRS Welcomes Valspar Automotive as Corporate Member

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-20-2014

The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has welcomed Valspar Automotive as its newest corporate member. Valspar Automotive is a leading global manufacturer of automotive paints and refin...

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Valspar Industrial Mix

Categories: Paint & Paint Products

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Valspar Introduces New Valspar Industrial Mix Line

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-25-2015

Developed especially for the demands of the commercial, transportation and light industrial refinish markets, Valspar Industrial Mix (VIM) is the newest, advanced line of high-performance, heavy-d...

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Walcom Thermodry



United States
Phone: 401-293-0200
Categories: Air Supply Systems, Compressed Air Systems, Drying & Curing Lights/Systems, Spray Guns & Painting, Spraybooths, Prep Stations & Related Equipment

Recent Products

Walcom Thermodry Releases Genesi Carbonio 360 Spray Gun

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-09-2016

Walcom Thermodry has released the Genesi Carbonio 360 carbon fiber and aluminum composite spray gun. According to Walcom, this is the lightest spray gun on the market. It changes the industry stan...

Improve Drying Time and Spray Quality

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-10-2009

The WALCOM TD3 allows painters to use filtered, dry, heated and thermo-regulated compressed air, and improves spraying quality, drying time and paint lay-out. The TD3 also lowers the dew point and...

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Walmec North America



US
Phone: 866-764-8377Fax: 507-843-4953
Categories: Air Supply Systems, Clean Air/Shop Environment, Compressed Air Systems, Gun Parts, Mechanical Parts & Accessories, Power Tools/Electric & Air, Refinishing, Spray Guns & Painting, Spraybooths, Prep Stations & Related Equipment

Recent Products

Get Clean, Dry Air with the .01 Micron SuperStar Filter

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-18-2015

The .01 Micron SuperStar Filter is designed to provide clean, dry, compressed air resulting in the removal of any vapors and contaminates down to .01 micron. It's a four-stage filtration system that h...

Achieve Ultra-Clean and Dry Air

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 03-16-2015

Walmec North America's WNA AMD-035 Membrane Dryer is a new option for when your compressed air application requires ultra-clean and ultra dry air. It has a four-stage pre-filtration that is critical t...

5 Micron Compressed Air Filter

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 12-18-2014

Walmec North America's 5 Micron Compressed Air Filter provides point-of-use filtration of liquids, oils and other contaminants. This two-stage filter is designed to operate most effectively when place...

Remove Vapors and Contaminants

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 12-03-2014

Walmec North America's .01 Micron SuperStar Filter is designed to provide clean, dry compressed air resulting in the removal of any vapors and contaminants down to .01 micron. This four-stage filtrati...

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Wanda



United States
Fax: 248-649-5256
Contact: Hayley Roehttp://www.wandarefinish.us
Categories: Paint & Paint Products, Refinishing

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AkzoNobel's Wanda Brand Launches Mobile Website

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-27-2013

AkzoNobel’s Wanda brand has announced the launch of its new mobile website. The company says the site aims to maximize user access to Wanda products and technical information, color look-up, brand n...

Wanda to Sponsor 12th Annual 'Blue Suede Cruise' Event

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 07-12-2013

AkzoNobel’s Wanda brand will again be the title sponsor of the 12th Annual “Blue Suede Cruise” event for the third straight year. The event is scheduled for July 19-21, 2013, at Summit Motorspor...

AkzoNobel's Wanda Waterbase Celebrates Expanded Growth During SEMA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-30-2012

Following the successful launch of the Wanda Waterbase refinish system into the U.S. collision repair market in mid-2011, AkzoNobel will celebrate the low-VOC system’s expanded distribution and mark...

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Wedge Clamp Systems



United States
Fax: 604-207-9593
Contact: Desmond Chan http://www.wedgeclamp.com
Categories: Dimension/Measuring, Frame Straightening & Alignment, Lifts & Jacks, Repair, Spray Guns & Painting, Spraybooths, Prep Stations & Related Equipment

Recent Products

Faster Drying and Reduced Paint Usage Up to 30 Percent

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-05-2012

Marketed and distributed worldwide by Wedge Clamp Systems, the NitroHeat system extracts 98 percent pure nitrogen from air, then heats it and sprays it under lower pressure using conventional spray eq...

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Ryan Evans of Counting Cars Takes Wedge Clamp Products for a Test Drive

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 10-20-2016

Wedge Clamp announced that its Stat-Gun and NitroHeat system has a new celebrity customer. This time, it's reality TV star Ryan Evans, master painter at Count’s Kustoms featured on the TV show, ...

Wedge Clamp Opens U.S. Office with Official Launch Party

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 08-26-2015

Wedge Clamp Systems announced it held its official U.S. opening at a luncheon event on August 20th at the company’s new Long Beach, Calif., headquarters. A group of visitors including car dea...

Craftsman Collision Purchases Wedge Clamp Systems Inc.

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-30-2014

Wedge Clamp Systems Inc., manufacturer of lightweight and economical auto body repair systems, has been purchased by the Craftsman Group, owner of the largest privately held body shop chain in Nor...

General Manager of Wedge Clamp Systems of China Appointed to Executive Council of CAMRA

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 12-17-2013

Wedge Clamp Systems has announced that Frank Liu, general manager of Wedge Clamp Systems of China, has been appointed to the Executive Council of the China Automotive Maintenance and Repair Trade Asso...

Wedge Clamp Systems Invites Fellow Industry Members to Partake in China's Largest Auto Trade Show

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 12-10-2013

Wedge Clamp Systems announces that it has been invited to attend and share best practices at China's biggest automotive trade show, the Auto Maintenance and Repair Show (AMR). Held annually in Beijing...

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A.J. Dralle, Inc.



US
Fax: 815-730-0565

ABS Air Filter

8520 Schmitt Ln
Edwards IL 61528
United States
Phone: 309-453-2561

Advanced Radiant Systems, Inc.



US
Phone: 317-577-0337Fax: 317-485-0118
Categories: Drying & Curing Lights/Systems, Miscellaneous, Refinishing, Shop Management & Operations

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AMH Canada Ltd.



US
Phone: 910-371-9313Fax: 910-371-9471

Anest Iwata USA, Inc.



United States
Fax: 513-755-0888
Contact: Satoru Iwata http://www.anestiwata.com
Categories: Air Supply Systems, Clean Air/Shop Environment, Compressed Air Systems, Drying & Curing Lights/Systems, Gun Parts, Miscellaneous, Refinishing, Shop Management & Operations, Spray Guns & Painting

Recent Products

Atomizing Gun

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-05-2012

The new traditional atomizing gun from Anest Iwata has a larger spray pattern combined with all stainless steel wetted parts and high chrome finish that makes this a perfect gun for water or solvent. ...

HVLP Compliant Hybrid Gun

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-29-2010

Anest Iwata’s new Supernova HYBRID LS400H has superior atomizing techno-logy, incorporating HVLP with the speed of compliant guns. It’s compliant with HVLP legislation (10 psi dynamic pressure at ...

Affordable Spray Guns

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-15-2009

ANEST IWATA USA, Inc. offers a range of affordable spray guns from its Air Gunsa division. The new, redesigned, lower cost Air Gunsa guns are set up for performance. Choose either the HVLP with cu...

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ANEST IWATA Releasing 85th Anniversary Gun

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 06-22-2010

In recognition of ANEST IWATA's 85th anniversary, the company has designed a limited edition spray gun, with each gun individually numbered for authenticity. ANEST IWATA teamed up with Charley Hutton ...

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ArmaKleen Company



US
Fax: 609-497-7176
Categories: Metal Finishing/Filling, Prep & Surface Products, Refinishing, Repair

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Armor Auto LLC



US
Fax: 406-728-3249

Atlas Copco Compressors Inc.



United States
Phone: 866-546-3588Fax: 804-817-7450
Contact: Paul Humphreys http://www.atlascopco.com
Categories: Compressed Air Systems, Refinishing

Recent Products

Energy-Saving Air Compressors

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 02-10-2009

Atlas Copco has re-engineered its range of small GA compressors – 15-40 hp GA+/GA VSD – to provide greater energy savings through a combination of free air delivery (FAD), increased efficiency...

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Atlas Copco's Climate Initiatives Recognized During U.N. Summit

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 05-28-2015

Atlas Copco was recently recognized for its climate initiatives, including its goals to impact emissions through energy efficient products and to decrease the carbon footprint of its operations, durin...

Atlas Copco Distributor Air Technologies Receives Energy Efficiency Award

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 04-27-2015

Air Technologies, a key Atlas Copco distributor of compressed air solutions, has received a 2014 Energy Efficiency Top Producer Award from American Electric Power (AEP) Ohio. The company was ranked 6t...

Atlas Copco Ranked 23rd Among World’s Most Sustainable Corporations

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 01-23-2015

Atlas Copco announced that it has earned a ranking of 23 among the 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index – a list that was presented on Jan. 22 at the World Economic Forum...

Atlas Copco Included in United Nations Global Compact 100 Stock Index

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 11-04-2014

The Atlas Copco Group (Atlas Copco AB) announced that it has been included in the United Nations Global Compact 100 Stock Index. The index recognizes companies that demonstrate sustainable business ...

Atlas Copco Included in Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Fourth Consecutive Year

by Body Shop Business Staff Writers - 09-18-2014

The Atlas Copco Group (Atlas Copco AB) has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the fourth consecutive year. Atlas Copco was ranked in the top tier in the machinery and electrica...

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