Our products and processes help make our customers – and the world – more sustainable. Here are recent examples of innovations designed to protect and beautify the world.

Improving Indoor Air Quality

Johnstone’s Trade Air Pure

Johnstone’s Trade Air Pure is proven to reduce formaldehyde levels from indoor air by up to 70% from application. It is formulated with a bio-based binder reducing the usage of fossil fuel raw materials.

Smooth Layer Technology for critical lighting areas

Johnstone’s Trade Perfect Matt

Johnstone’s Trade Perfect Matt is developed with innovative smooth layer technology which helps to eliminate the visible application marks often highlighted by critical lighting. Seamless matt finish with easy spot repair.

Anti-bacterial paint for Hygiene protection

Johnstone’s Trade Microbarr

Johnstone’s Trade Microbarr is a high performance, tough acrylic resin based interior coating formulated to assist in the fight against hospital-acquired infections, caused by harmful bacteria and is suitable for areas subject to frequent cleaning.

Protecting people and valuable assets


A one-component, thin-film, waterborne intumescent coating for fire protection of structural steelwork providing up to 120 minutes protection from cellulosic fires.

Quick rain resistance for exterior protection

Johnstone’s Trade Smooth Masonry

Johnstone’s Trade Smooth Masonry now contains innovative Quick Rain Resistance technology. The product is now rain resistant after just 20 minutes and can be applied from temperatures of 2°C and rising.