Radiation curing in the focus of the May issue
But it isn’t only because of sustainability and legislation that UV systems continue to be a growing segment within the coatings industry. “Cost-in-use, performance and sustainability are the main drivers in the industrial coatings and printing and packaging markets, “says Dr Nick Gruber, BASF in our interview on UV/EB market development on page 14. And he adds: “UV/EB coatings are the benchmark for lowest cost-in-use at a certain performance level. ”
In the focus paper on page 20, Xavier Drujon of Sartomer Europe presents his findings on alternative ways to achieve low gloss and soft touch UV/EB coatings. He will add more information on this topic at our monthly webcast European Coatings Live on 29 May, 15.00 CET. Registration is free of charge.Have a glance in this issue's contents.pdf 579 kB
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