Coating & Product Development


Our team works with you throughout the entire development cycle:

Whether engineering a new coating technology or improving an existing formula, our team has developed a broad range of water and solvent-based polymer formulations solving some of the industry’s most challenging performance criteria with scalable, practical and application-friendly solutions.

Clients partner with our team to address the specific performance characteristics, physical properties, environmental compliance needs, application method and testing procedures required for the project. Throughout the commercialization process, our equipment engineers work directly with our customer’s production team to optimize the coating application.

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Testing Procedures

APV’s fully equipped laboratory offers testing resources for consumer, commercial, and industrial goods. Our in-house testing capabilities include:

  • Salt spray resistance
  • Water immersion
  • Mar/scuff resistance
  • Hardness
  • Cold resistance
  • Mold & mildew resistance
  • UV resistance
  • Humidity resistance
  • Gasoline, hot oil, antifreeze exposure
  • Acid resistance
  • Flexibility