AkzoNobel, a global Paints and Coatings company and makers of Dulux Paints in India, introduced two revolutionary products in the Dulux Professional catalogue. Dulux Professional Weathershield TR E2000 and Dulux Professional Weathershield Creation Stonetex are scientifically formulated to ensure durability and are designed to meet the needs and professional requirements in residential, commercial, education, healthcare or hospitality sector.
Dulux Professional Weathershield TR E2000, a super durable exterior paint is powered by TimeResistTM technology- prevents fading, algae resistance and dirt retention. The extended product life cycle makes it sustainable with a longer maintenance cycle of over 15 years reducing its the carbon footprint by over 50% in comparison to standard exterior emulsions. The product, like all Weathershield range of products, has also been enhanced with SunReflect™ technology that reduces exterior surface temperature by up to 5°C, saving up to 15% per annum on the energy used to cool the building.
Dulux Professional Weathershield Creation, Stonetex, is a premium stone-like texture coating that provides a the natural stone effect. This water-based textured coating paint contains selected natural and synthetic UV-resistant coloured stones and aggregates bound by 100% acrylic polymer. It is suitable for both exterior & interior application.
Speaking about the launch of the products, Rajiv Rajgopal, Managing Director, AkzoNobel India, “Over the years, AkzoNobel has built a very strong foundation for sustainability and is recognised as a leader in its industry as demonstrated by a consistently high position on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). The entire Dulux Professional range is certified under GreenPro by CII-GBC and by GRIHA under high-SRI for exteriors.” He added, “The tropical Indian climatic conditions require best-in-class, durable and extensive protection for exteriors. Understanding this, our latest offerings – Dulux Professional Weathershield TR E2000 and Dulux Professional Weathershield Creation Stonetex is an endeavour in providing sustainable solutions for varied needs.”
The Dulux Professional catalogue has a wide portfolio with 18 products available pan-India benefitting over 15000 customers. Dulux Professional provides customers with comprehensive solutions that include the Optimal Product Plan and Colour Pallet for the project segments such as colour for educational and medical projects. Customers are also supported with detailed information and helpful consulting services about the product’s solutions and colours that are suitable for each project.