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Paint and varnish industry

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Many different applications and ever-stricter environmental and health regulations – these are the requirements in the paint and varnish industry. The industry and its technical equipment are faced with growing challenges, particularly because of the increased restrictions in using chemical solvents.

Our Solution

SEEPEX metering and open hopper pumps play an increasingly important role as the metering and conveying technology in this market.


Typical application areas include:

  • Filling, metering and transporting finished products like facade paints, printing inks and emulsions, varnishes and glazes, and primers
  • Handling and metering binders, fillers, pigments, additives and solvents


In all areas of the paint and varnish industry, SEEPEX pumps impress with their basic characteristics:

  • Consistent flow rates
  • Gentle, low-pulsation pumping
  • High metering accuracy
  • Adaptable shaft seal