Lead Chromate Pigments in Industrial Coatings

Background Pigment Yellow 34 (Lead sulfochromate yellow) and Pigment Red 104 (lead chromate molybdate sulfate red) have been used in some industrial paints for many years. The introduction of the REACH regulation by the EU raised concerns whether their use […]

Christmas Closure

Please be aware that our last working day this year is Thursday 22nd December. We will be open again on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. Any orders placed online will now be dispatched in the New Year. If you need paint […]

We have a winner!

Pronto Paints are delighted to announce that James Skliarsky has won the BCF Student of the Year award for 2016. Competing against over 100 students currently undertaking the modules, James impressed the judging panel with his consistently high scores on […]

Product Portfolio now available

Pronto Paints are proud to announce the availability of our first ever Product Portfolio. Manufacturing 300 different products for many differing industries presents a challenge in itself when curating a portfolio. Rather than attempt to list every last coating, it […]

Pronto shortlisted for 3 BCF awards

Pronto are proud to announce we have been shortlisted for 3 awards at the upcoming BCF Awards Dinner to be held on Thursday 24th November at Cottons Hotel & Spa in Knutsford. James Skliarsky has been nominated in the Student […]

Around Britain on a Scooter

For many years, Pronto have always tried to help worthy causes, and one of the most worthy is surely Mark Newton. Travelling around Britain on his mobility scooter, Mark is raising awareness for the great work done by several charities […]

New BCF Vice President announced

David Beckford managing director of Pronto Industrial Paints has been elected vice president of the British Coatings Federation (BCF). Whilst at 37 he is believed to be the youngest ever elected to the role, David has been a board member […]

July updates

It’s only been a few weeks since our new website launched and thanks to the feedback and positive suggestions we’ve seen Phase 2 take place already. You might not notice the tweaks and adjustments, but the user experience is yet […]

Concerns over the future use of Titanium Dioxide, TiO2

Dear customer, You may have heard in the media or via other channels that the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has opened a public consultation on the proposal from the French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety (ANSES) […]