The Sherwin-Williams Chemical Coatings Division, which serves the product finishing market through 75 company-owned facilities in North America, will distribute Spraylat’s Conductive Coatings to electronics-industry OEMs and product finishing shops.

“This relationship with Spraylat strengthens our position in the electronics finishing market in North America and allows both companies to address the changing market for EMI/RFI coatings by better serving product finishers,” said Jim Papenfuss, vice president of marketing, Sherwin-Williams Chemical Coatings.
Eugene Schneider, Spraylat Corporation Electronic Materials SBU vice president and general manager, added: “This announcement underscores our long-term commitment to the industry as the leader in coatings that serve the industry’s RFI/EMI shielding needs, at a time when there have been several changes in the supply base of Conductive Coatings.”

Spraylat Corporation is a privately held global specialty coatings company. The electronic materials business unit of Spraylat Corporation, based in Mt. Vernon, N.Y., supplies conductive coatings and materials to the electronics industry.

Spraylat has earned a reputation for market leadership and technology innovation in the electronics industry. The newest generation of Spraylat products delivers superior performance and attractive cost/performance value when compared to existing alternative EMI/RFI conductive coating technologies including plating and vacuum metallization.