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Chromaflo Technologies highlights from the 12th World Pultrusion Conference and JEC Europe 2014

News International-French

19 Mar 2014

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The World Pultrusion Conference, which takes place every two years, is the most important event for pultruded fiber reinforced materials. The 12th edition of the conference from March 6-7 attracted a record number of attendees.

Chromaflo Technologies presented a paper on “The Effects of Pigment Pastes on Pultrusion Processing and Performance”. The paper was very well received.

“The conference provided a great opportunity to show our broad expertise in pigment pastes for polyester and urethane pultrusion applications and to meet key players of the whole value chain in the pultrusion industry”, says presenter Kristine Eisemon, Global Industry Manager Thermoset Plastics.

Following on from the pultrusion conference Chromaflo Technologies exhibited at JEC Europe from March 11-13 in Paris, the leading platform for the global composites industry. Chromaflo participated in the Netherlands Country Guest of Honor initiative and presented its pigment paste product lines and chemical thickeners for the European thermoset industries.

“The inviting stand along with our message ‘Everything looks better in color’, attracted many visitors. JEC Europe is a prime platform to meet with existing and new customers in the composites industry and we are very pleased with our participation”, says Lucie Wenmakers, Business Director Thermosets – EMEA.

All pigments pastes can be selected for a variety of requirements, including weathering, UV stability, low abrasion and cost considerations. They are solvent free and based on REACH compliant raw materials.

Chromaflo Technologies Europe supplies all of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East and provides manufacturing and technical support from the site in Maastricht, the Netherlands. A large palette of standard colors as well as custom color matched blends can be offered.

About Chromaflo Technologies:
Chromaflo Technologies is the combination of the former Plasticolors Inc., the Colortrend global colorants business and the recently acquired CPS Color’s colorants business. Our diverse technical and custom manufacturing capabilities provide color solutions to meet the most complex requirements for the Thermoset and Coatings industries. Chromaflo Technologies is headquartered in Ashtabula, OH, and has production facilities in the U.S., Canada, The Netherlands, Finland, China and Australia. Sales and technical support is also provided throughout North and South America, Europe, Australia, China, India and Southeast Asia.

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