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Colour Management

100% Injection Coloring Technology from Riverdale Global can dose liquid colour during both injection and recovery moulding phases. more

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Swiss masterbatch specialist Gabriel Chemie has released a silky glitter free pigment made with Schlenk available in five colours. more

Materials

Colour imaging and analysis is available in an improved spectrophotometer ideal for plastics and coatings production. more

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Judith van Vliet, a designer at Clariant’s ‘ColorWorks’ design and technology centre has been appointed president of the Colour Marketing Group (CMG). more

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A new series of colourant pigments will provide a glossy metallic look for paint replacement masterbatch. more

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Understanding Colour Variation and How It Occurs

Tony Bestall, Director of Silvergate Plastics, looks at how, by following strict quality controls and procedures, colour variation in a plastic product can be minimised, meaning a more efficient and cost effective manufacturing process. more

5 Jun 2017 11:11 Guest Blog

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Motan Colortronic has released a series of volumetric dosing units that feature a flexible exchange system for a variety of material inputs. more

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Teknor Apex

A new series of thermoplastic vulcanisate elastomers from Teknor Apex are said to offer numerous benefits for high end car components. more

Materials

Effects replicating natural materials have been pioneered by colour technicians at Gabriel-Chemie. more

Materials

Broadway Colours has invested in an additional twin-screw extrusion line and larger mixing unit for its masterbatch facility in order to produce larger orders more quickly and efficiently. more

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After an appearance on Dragon’s Den, children’s ride-on suitcase brand, Trunki, is a household name. BP&R spoke to Silvergate Plastics – which has been working with Trunki since day one –to find out the importance of strengthening brands with colour. more

Materials

Broadway Colours has invested in new equipment as it undergoes further expansion following the success of its range of rotomoulding powders. more

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Clariant and PolyOne have revealed their annual colour inspiration guides for 2017, with the trends inspired by some rather complex themes. more

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Manufacturer of equipment for colour management solutions and colour communication technology, Datacolor, has launched a new series of spectrophotometers. more

Machinery

Colour me happy: What’s your brand’s identity?

Sarah Skidmore, Marketing Manager at Plastics Colour Corp., explains how choosing the right colour for a plastic product, its branding or packaging goes much further than just aesthetics when it comes to winning over the consumer. more

20 Aug 2015 11:44 Guest Blog

UK-based manufacturer of masterbatch and colour concentrates, Colloids Ltd, has launched a number of advances in its product lines as it continues to enter new markets and industries. more

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X-Rite Incorporated and its subsidiary, Pantone LLC, will feature a variety of instruments, software, services and techniques for ensuring accurate, reliable and consistent colour throughout the entire supply chain at Interplas. more

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UK manufacturer of masterbatch, Silvergate Plastics, has launched a new mobile app that will enable customers to request a colour match via their iPhone. more

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North Wales-based manufacturer of colour, additive and fragrance masterbatches, Silvergate Plastics, has unveiled a new onsite colour development facility, which it believes to be the first of its kind in the UK. more

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The importance of colour management is recognised by nearly every industry, with all sectors are preoccupied with the appearance of their products. Walter Franz reports on the importance of colour for the plastics industry. more

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