SIC Code 2851 - Paints, Varnishes, Lacquers, Enamels, and Allied Products

Industry Sector

Manufacturing

Total Companies

2,016

Est. Employment

14,041

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing paints (in paste and ready-mixed form); varnishes; lacquers; enamels and shellac; putties, wood fillers, and sealers; paint and varnish removers; paint brush cleaners; and allied paint products.

Snapshot

SIC Code 2851 - Paints, Varnishes, Lacquers, Enamels, and Allied Products is a final level code of the “Manufacturing” Division. There are 2,016 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 14,041 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 2851 - Paints, Varnishes, Lacquers, Enamels, and Allied Products are:

  • Calcimines, dry and paste
  • Coating, air curing
  • Colors in oil, except artists'
  • Dispersions, thermoplastics and colloidal: paint
  • Dopes, paint
  • Driers, paint
  • Enamels, except dental and china painting
  • Epoxy coatings, made from purchased resin
  • Intaglio ink vehicle
  • Japans, baking and drying
  • Kalsomines, dry or paste
  • Lacquer bases and dopes
  • Lacquer thinner
  • Lacquer, clear and pigmented
  • Lacquers, plastics
  • Lead-in-oil paints
  • Linoleates, paint driers
  • Lithographic varnishes
  • Marine paints
  • Naphthanate driers
  • Oleate driers
  • Paint driers
  • Paint removers
  • Paintbrush cleaners
  • Paints, asphalt and bituminous
  • Paints, plastics texture: paste and dry
  • Paints, waterproof
  • Paints: oil and alkyd vehicle, and water thinned
  • Phenol formaldehyde coatings, baking and air curing
  • Plastics base paints and varnishes
  • Plastisol coating compound
  • Polyurethane coatings
  • Primers, paint
  • Putty
  • Resinate driers
  • Shellac, protective coating
  • Soyate driers
  • Stains: varnish, oil, and wax
  • Tallate driers
  • Thinners, paint: prepared
  • Undercoatings, paint
  • Varnish removers
  • Varnishes
  • Vinyl coatings, strippable
  • Vinyl plastisol
  • Water paints
  • Wood fillers and sealers
  • Wood stains
  • Zinc oxide in oil, paint

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 2851 - Paints, Varnishes, Lacquers, Enamels, and Allied Products that is a better classification match.

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing carbon black are classified in Industry 2895; those manufacturing bone black, lamp black, and inorganic color pigments are classified in Industry 2816; those manufacturing organic color pigments are classified in Industry 2865; those manufacturing plastics materials are classified in Industry 2821; those manufacturing printing ink are classified in Industry 2893; those manufacturing caulking compounds and sealants are classified in Industry 2891; those manufacturing artists' paints are classified in Industry 3952; and those manufacturing turpentine are classified in Industry 2861

Companies

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 2851

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 2851 – Paints, Varnishes, Lacquers, Enamels, and Allied Products. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 285101 Paint Removers (manufacturers)
  • 285102 Lacquers (manufacturers)
  • 285103 Paint (manufacturers)
  • 285104 Manufacturers-Coatings
  • 285106 Shellac (manufacturers)
  • 285107 Fillers (non-Metallic)(manufacturers)
  • 285108 Furntture Finishing Materials (manufacturers)
  • 285109 Putty (manufacturers)
  • 285110 Metallic Finishes (manufacturers)
  • 285111 Lacquer Thinners (manufacturers)
  • 285112 Glazing Compounds (manufacturers)
  • 285114 Painters Equipment & Supplies (manufacturers)
  • 285198 Paint Varnish & Allied Products (manufacturers)

7-digit SIC

  • 2851001 Paint & Paint Products (manufacturers)
  • 2851002 Lacquer, Varnishes & Enamels Production
  • 2851002 Lacquers (manufacturers)
  • 2851003 Lacquer Bases & Thinners (manufacturers)
  • 2851004 Polyurethane Coatings
  • 2851005 Enamels
  • 2851006 Removers & Cleaners
  • 2851007 Paint Removers (manufacturers)
  • 2851008 Paint (manufacturers)
  • 2851008 Paint Varnish & Allied Products (manufacturers)
  • 2851009 Fillers-Non-Metallic (manufacturers)
  • 2851010 Oil Colors (except Artists)
  • 2851011 Furniture Finishing Materials (manufacturers)
  • 2851012 Lead-In-Oil Paints
  • 2851013 Metallic Finishes (manufacturers)
  • 2851014 Marine Paints
  • 2851015 Lacquer Thinners (manufacturers)
  • 2851016 Paint Driers
  • 2851017 Glazing Compounds (manufacturers)
  • 2851018 Asphalt Or Bituminous Paints
  • 2851019 Waterproof Paints
  • 2851020 Painters Equipment & Supplies (manufacturers)
  • 2851021 Oil Or Alkyd Vehicle Or Water Thinned Paints
  • 2851022 Plastics Base Paints & Varnishes
  • 2851023 Paint Undercoatings
  • 2851024 Epoxy Coatings
  • 2851025 Intaglio Ink Vehicle
  • 2851026 Lithographic Varnishes
  • 2851027 Shellac (manufacturers)
  • 2851028 Varnish, Oil Or Wax Stains
  • 2851029 Strippable Vinyl Coatings
  • 2851030 Wood Stains
  • 2851031 Putty, Wood Fillers & Sealers
  • 2851032 Putty (manufacturers)
  • 2851033 Wood Fillers Or Sealers
  • 2851034 Paintbrush Cleaners
  • 2851035 Manufacturers-Coatings
  • 2851036 Varnishes Nec

8-digit SIC

  • 28510000 Paints And Allied Products
  • 28510100 Paints And Paint Additives
  • 28510101 Colors In Oil, Except Artists'
  • 28510102 Lead-In-Oil Paints
  • 28510103 Marine Paints
  • 28510104 Paint Driers
  • 28510105 Paints, Asphalt Or Bituminous
  • 28510106 Paints, Waterproof
  • 28510107 Paints: Oil Or Alkyd Vehicle Or Water Thinned
  • 28510108 Plastics Base Paints And Varnishes
  • 28510109 Undercoatings, Paint
  • 28510200 Lacquers, Varnishes, Enamels, And Other Coatings
  • 28510201 Coating, Air Curing
  • 28510202 Enamels, Nec
  • 28510203 Epoxy Coatings
  • 28510204 Intaglio Ink Vehicle
  • 28510206 Lacquer: Bases, Dopes, Thinner
  • 28510207 Lithographic Varnishes
  • 28510208 Polyurethane Coatings
  • 28510209 Shellac (protective Coating)
  • 28510210 Stains: Varnish, Oil, Or Wax
  • 28510211 Varnishes, Nec
  • 28510212 Vinyl Coatings, Strippable
  • 28510213 Wood Stains
  • 28510300 Putty, Wood Fillers And Sealers
  • 28510301 Putty
  • 28510302 Wood Fillers Or Sealers
  • 28510400 Removers And Cleaners
  • 28510401 Paint Removers
  • 28510402 Paintbrush Cleaners