About Polymers Paint Colour Journal

Since 1879, the internationally respected Polymers Paint Colour Journal has been providing news, in-depth features and insight into the latest developments, making it the longest serving journal in the coatings industry.

As technology constantly changes, you can be assured that PPCJ is still at the cutting-edge, ensuring that those all-important pieces of information are made available to your customers.

Each issue carries the latest on new regulations and legislation as they affect your industry and, importantly for today’s market, alerts the trade to areas of growth and new territories for business.

PPCJ has a unique synergy with not only its own exhibitions but also with others worldwide, offering a distribution that is unrivalled, in the coatings industry.

PPCJ is the perfect way to reach a pass on readership of more than 42,000 key decision makers across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Message from the Editor

Polymers Paint Colour Journal (PPCJ) has been providing its readers with up-to-date information for more than 140 years, including international news, developments and technical articles on all sectors within the coatings industry.

PPCJ is always pleased to receive contributions on the latest advances in coatings, inks, adhesives, new products, people and company news. Technical articles, as well as submissions on supply, distribution and marketing issues are welcome. As environmental issues are uppermost in all our minds, PPCJ is committed to providing information that will keep you at the forefront of the market. Features on sustainability, legislation and environmentally friendly coatings are scheduled for 2019 to assist your company to meet these regulations and requirements. In October the regular Going Green supplement is published, providing important developments by major players within the coatings sector.

The PPCJ website continues to bring you more news, products and event dates, and features information to keep you up-to-date with what is going on in your industry.

We have experts in their respective fields writing regular columns in PPCJ: Cynthia Challener, who keeps us up-to-date with activities and developments in the USA; Terry Knowles, who writes about invaluable market information and compiles the European Coatings Review Top 25 and the annual Mergers & Acquisitions feature; Joe Powder who provides solutions to readers' questions about their powder coating problems; and Dr Alexander Gurov, our Russian correspondent, providing you with the latest in the market. PPCJ is also involved in organising international shows and conferences to meet your needs to see first-hand innovations and developments by, compiling comprehensive catalogues, Show Dailies and Conferences in the Middle East and Africa.

I am always happy to hear from companies so please let me know if there are specific topics you wish covered within PPCJ.

Chris Malthouse
Senor Editor (PPCJ & APCJ)
T: +44 (0)1737 855106
E: christinemalthouse@dmgevents.com

  • Editorial Programme

    Coming up in the August 2022 issue

    • Antimicrobial Coatings
    • FEICA Preview
    • Middle East Coatings Show Review
    • Protective Coatings
    • Resins
    • SURFEX Review
    • Test & Weathering Equipment

    Publication date: Fri 26th Aug 2022
    Editorial deadline: Mon 8th Aug 2022
    Advertising deadline: Mon 8th Aug 2022

    For information on forthcoming editorial features and deadlines please click here.

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