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September 12, 2005
A new campaign launched by the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) will raise funds exclusively for research and educational development, establish a Champions Team and have the organization’s solicitations and project evaluation committee…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
Effective Dec. 1, 2003, OMG announced a price increase for cobalt-based driers for coatings and inks. The increase comes in response to increased raw material costs.…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
Fitz Chem Corporation announced that the territory it currently covers for Tor Minerals will now include Minnesota. Toyal America, Inc. has also expanded Fitz Chem’s territory to include Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska.…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
FedChem LLC is the first U. S. manufacturer of aluminum organic chemicals to qualify for registration to the ISO 9001:2000 With Design standard.  The company’s Bethlehem, PA facility develops and manufactures aluminum organic chemicals for…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
Fuji Hunt Photographic Chemicals, Inc., Allendale, NJ, a supplier of products for the photographic, graphic arts and specialty chemical industries, and Cork Industries, Folcroft, PA, a manufacturer of water-based, ultraviolet (UV) and electron beam (…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
NeoResins Inc. (www.neoresins.com), a leading provider of waterborne resin technologies for application in water-based coatings, printing inks and adhesives, has expanded Fitz Chem Corporation’s Midwest territory of  Illinois, Indiana, Wis…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
Spectra Colors Corp. has been presented with the “Excellence in Customer Service Award for 2003” from Sanford Corporation, the world’s largest writing instrument manufacturer/marketer and the maker of Sharpie markers and PaperMate b…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
Degussa AG, Dusseldorf, Germany will combine its aluminum and titanium oxides under the product name Aeroxide. In the future, the product groups Aerosil (powdered fumed silica), Aerodisp (dispersion of fumed silica), Aeroperl (special granulated fume…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
Arizona Instrument LLC, a leading moisture analysis and toxic gas detection instrument maker, has been awarded ISO 9001:2000 certification.      The ISO 9000 series of standards are a set of international quality management system s…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
In March 2003, an association was formed to provide a local opportunity for individual and organizational technical development for flexo professionals in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. The Twin Cities Flexo Association (TCFA) seeks to enhance the ef…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
The films business of ExxonMobil Chemical recently completed an expansion of its oriented polypropylene (OPP) film manufacturing plant in Shawnee, OK.      The installation of a specialty 6.6-meter orienter line gives ExxonMobil Che…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
The International Color Consortium has taken steps toward having its color management specification adapted into an international standard and toward finalization of a revision to the specification.      The ICC will meet with the In…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
The American National Standards Institute’s accredited Committee for Graphic Arts Technologies Standards (CGATS) has issued a revision of the 1993 standard, CGATS.5, graphic technology – spectral measurement and colorimetric computation f…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
NUR Macroprinters, a leading supplier of wide format ink jet production printing systems for the out-of-home advertising market, announced that worldwide shipments of its new NUR Tempo flatbed ink jet press have begun.      The NUR T…  Read More »
September 12, 2005
Cognis Corporation’s graphic arts business has announced that market prices for its Versamid 700, Versamid 900 and Versamid 1655 polyamide resins will be raised by $0.05/lb. In addition, prices on its Versamid 972, Versamid 973, GAX 12-837 and…  Read More »