News

MACOR 1032
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 1:51pm

REFCOTEC is pleased to announce the acquisition of the MACOR and Coatings product lines from the J.S. McCormick Company. These products include MACOR sand additives, specialty coatings and classic...

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 9:21am

Harry A. Seibel II, PhD has recently joined REFCOTEC's in house technical staff.  Harry's responsibilities will be to bolster R&D efforts, manage our ISO quality system, and...

Monday, February 9, 2015 - 6:01pm

REFCOTEC is proud to annouce the addition of Collin DeWood to the sales and technical service team.  Collin will focus on supporting the company's rapidly growing foundry resin business...

REFCOTEC in Mexico
Monday, March 4, 2013 - 10:02am

We are pleased to announce that REFCOTEC and Protech products are now available to foundrymen in Mexico, through a distribution agreement with Jupiter Productos de...

Tuesday, January 15, 2013 - 2:42pm

Construction and housing declines in China, along with reformulation in response to high prices and limited availability, have now created an oversupply of zircon. While the largest...

Chemicals
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 3:30pm

Since Q2 2012, critical feedstock prices in the base chemicals used in the manufacturing of the building blocks necessary for foundry resin production continue to rise beyond our ability to absorb...

Zircon
Sunday, February 19, 2012 - 8:16pm

Urbanization of China and other developing countries continues to increase zircon consumption for production of floor tile, wall tile, dishes, sinks, tubs, and lavatories.  By 2020 it is...

REFCOTEC coating in use on a mold
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 2:37pm

REFCOTEC offers a variety of products for almost every aspect of the foundry process. In our Ohio facility we produce heat resistant coatings, binders, adhesives, mudding compounds, and partings....

REFCOTEC Testing Equipment
Friday, September 16, 2011 - 1:54pm

At REFCOTEC we use modern day digital scales and digital measuring equipment. Utilizing these tools allows us to have consistent results each time we mix our products. Alongside our digital...