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Thursday, 26 November 2015


Printing inks and sustainability

Jack Baarends, green4print, the Netherlands, thinks that sustainability in printing inks does not only mean inks based on renewable resources.

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All you need to know about pigment application

Juan M. Oyarzún's monograph provides a complete overview of the theoretical principles and practical results of pigment application. The 2nd revised edition is now available!

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November issue out now

Testing and measuring is this month’s focus in ECJ. The issue features an overview of common test methods, a technical paper on DSC and expert voices on the focus topic.

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Fighting the lack of skilled labour

As in many European countries, the Swiss coatings industry is fighting against a shortage of skilled personnel. Along with the industry, the Swiss coatings federation (VSLF) has come up with creative ideas to get young people interested in a career in coatings.

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