• Fine Grinding of Carbon Black

    Harry Way, Netzsch Inc.October 16, 2009
    || Dispersion of carbon black pigment in water via bead milling is very difficult

  • ICE 2003 Review

    Christine Canning Esposito, Kerry Pianoforte and David SavastanoOctober 16, 2009
    || Maybe it was case of low expectations, but the turnout at ICE 2003 in Philadelphia surprised many. Could the show's performance be a bellwether for next year's event in Chicago and the coatings industry in general?

  • Richard Bradley Receives NAPIM's TAM Service Award

    David Savastano, Ink World EditorOctober 16, 2009
    || To honor key suppliers to the ink industry, the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM)  presents the Technical Associate Member (TAM) Service Award at its annual National Printing Ink Research Institute (NPIRI) Technical Confe…

  • Bringing a World of Experience to Purchasing

    David Savastano, Ink World EditorOctober 16, 2009
    || Flint Ink's Jack Benson brings extensive technical, marketing experience to his role as vice president, corporate procurement.

  • The Metallic Pigment Market

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate EditorOctober 16, 2009
    || Driven by the need for product differentiation and decorative appeal, the metallic and pearlescent ink market continues to grow.

  • Dr. Richard Podhajny Receives NAPIM Award for Technical Achievement

    David Savastano, Ink World EditorOctober 16, 2009
    || It is rare that one meets a person whose quest for knowledge has successfully led to the mastery of numerous fields. Dr. Rich Podhajny, manager of technology, NPD & QC for Colorcon No-Tox Products, is just such a person. Ever since he attended L…

  • NPIRI Technical Conference Review

    David Savastano, Ink World EditorOctober 16, 2009
    || Conference focused on 'Innovation for a Changing Industry'

  • Dealing with Foam Generated During Printing Ink and Varnish Production

    Frank Kleinsteinberg and Susanne Struck, Tego Coating & Ink Additives, A Business Line of DegussaOctober 16, 2009
    || Foam formation is a serious problem that can adversely affect the production of radiation-cured printing inks and overprint varnishes

  • Jeanette Truncellito receives NAPIM's Pioneer Award

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate EditorOctober 16, 2009
    || After 27 years at Sun Chemical, Jeannette Truncellito, director of the company’s packaging ink technology laboratory, was presented with a Pioneer Award

  • Sanchez S.A. Continues to Prosper

    Charles Thurston, Ink World CorrespondentOctober 16, 2009
    || Mexico’s Sanchez S.A. is consolidating its manufacturing capabilities and expanding its network for technical assistance to customers, to continue to hold – if not increase – its lead as the largest ink manufacturer in the country,…

  • The Future of EB

    David Savastano, Ink World EditorOctober 16, 2009
    || While electron beam (EB) curing has not received the same interest as UV, it too has also grown over the years

  • KBA Looks to Jump-Start the Waterless Printing Industry

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European EditorOctober 16, 2009
    || Printers, ink makers and other suppliers will be closely watching the performance of the new Cortina waterless newspaper press of Koenig & Bauer-Albert (KBA) when it is launched commercially over the next several months

  • APCS Show: Another View

    October 15, 2009
    || Editor’s Note: In our July issue, Ink World published a story on the Asia Pacific Coatings Show which inaccurately stated that attendees and exhibitors continued to decline this year. This was an inaccurate statement as the number of attendees…

  • Rheological Additive Selection for Printing Inks

    Sel Avci, Elementis SpecialtiesOctober 15, 2009
    || Editor’s Note: “Rheological Additive Selection for Printing Inks” was presented at the Eurocoat Inkmakers Forum during the 2nd European Congress on Printing Inks, held at Nüremberg, Germany April 9-10, 2003. Abstract: The vari…

  • Ink Industry Leaders Lead Discussions, Exhibit New Products at Info Flex

    David Savastano, Ink World EditorOctober 15, 2009
    || It’s no surprise that attendance is down at practically every trade show in 2003. The stagnant U.S. economy continues to impact the number of attendees that companies send to these gatherings. Such is the case with the Foundation of the Flexog…