IGL Receives International Innovation Gold Medal

FRIDAY, JUNE 4, 2021

It was recently reported that IGL Coatings was the recipient of a Gold Medal at the International Innovation Awards 2021. The Malaysian technology firm also received the Croatian International Award of Merit 2021.

Both awards were presented for the company’s latest innovation, Graphene Reinforced Ecocoat Kenzo, under the category of Protection of Environment, Energy, Water, Wastewater, Protection & Green Technology. This year, IIA 2021 was held by MTE, the leader in the international expo on innovation and technology.

Reports note that the awards ceremony is one of the region’s most recognized and respected international innovation exhibitions, showcasing the latest innovations from regional and international innovators, designers and entrepreneurs around the globe.

This year, IIA celebrated its 20th year.

“Our team is very thankful to win Gold for our breakthrough in innovation and sustainability for formulating the new Graphene Reinforced Ecocoat Kenzo,” said Keong Chun Chieh, CEO and founder of IGL Coatings concerning the award received.

“As our flagship coating, Kenzo shares a special place with all of us at IGL. This award recognizes the effort, hard work, and time of our team as well as our IGL family around the world. Everyone’s efforts contributed to this. We are proud to say that this is OUR win, together!”

According to IGL Coatings’ press release on the awards, IIA 2021 recognized the efforts and determination of the IGL Coatings team in creating innovative products.

Through its green efforts, IGL continues to produce innovative and sustainable products for the automotive, marine, aviation, and industrial sectors. Originally soft launched at the end of 2020, IGL Coatings’ graphene reinforced Ecocoat Kenzo is touted as the company’s flagship ceramic coating.

For the launch, the graphene reinforced ceramic coating’s formula was updated to improve protection and performance without compromising gloss and hydrophobicity. The company reports that it is dedicated to continuing it strive for quality and perfection in its pioneer quest to develop low and zero VOC ceramic coatings, as well as other effective, cutting edge, eco-friendly products.

IGL Coatings is one of the leading brands in North America and Europe and is currently available in over 50 countries worldwide.


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