CPCA Blog

CPCA Blog features industry articles, contributions made to CFCM, messages from the President and CEO of CPCA and more. Our posts address emerging or existing industry issues, leading innovations, and showcase the sustainability efforts of our member companies and industry at large. Check back often for new posts, or follow CPCA on LinkedIn, Twitter or Facebook.

November 18, 2020

Will the Politics of Plastic Hurt Industry?

On the surface, the recent federal ban on several single-use plastics is positive given that...
November 18, 2020

CPCA Corner: Canadian Coatings Market Update – Fall 2020

Canadian Coatings Market Update – Fall 2020 Shortly after the start of the economic lockdowns...
June 2, 2020

Economics of the Pandemic for Paint & Coatings

THERE IS MUCH DOOM AND GLOOM about the economic fortunes caused by the pandemic, which...
May 11, 2020

CPCA Corner: Public Safety Canada Designates Paint & Coatings an Essential Service

Public Safety Canada Designates Paint & Coatings and Essential Service CPCA distributed a backgrounder to...
April 2, 2020

SME’s are the Bedrock of Canada’s Economy

AS IN OTHER COUNTRIES, Canada’s coatings sector is a mix of large multinational and national...
March 11, 2020

CPCA Corner: Problem Formulation and Informed Substitution

Problem Formulation and Informed Substitution CPCA is part of a larger industry group of associations/companies...
February 2, 2020

Digital Support in Chemicals Management

THE C-SUITE MUST HAVE access to all relevant data points to make informed decisions for...
December 2, 2019

Antimicrobial Coatings Under Attack in Canada

IT’S SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST in life and in business, but neither you nor your...
October 18, 2019

It’s Time to Reduce Red Tape in Waste Recycling in Ontario

THE PAINT AND COATINGS INDUSTRY has been a leader in waste recycling in Canada for...

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