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IPCM n. 67, Vol. XII, 2021
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Editorial
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The Future After Covid-19
by Venturi Alessia / ipcm
Market Close Up
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06-08
Ethics and Sustainability Remain Key to the Future of the Coating Industry
Assovernici, italian association of coating manufacturers, CEPE, European Council of the Paint Printing Ink and Artist's Colours Industry, future of the coating industry, sustainable innovation, ethical business management, Chemical Strategy for Sustainability, Green Deal, ECHA, European Chemicals Agency, OSRA Safety Alert
by ipcm / ipcm
Brand New
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BYK Gardner Launches spectro2go for Mobile Control
BYK Gardner, spectro2go, measuring and control instruments, spectro 2 guides, checking the color quality
by ipcm / ipcm
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ALIT Technologies Partners with SAT for the Exclusive Sale of Fastrip ISP
ALIT Technologies, SAT, Fastrip ISP, coating of extruded aluminum, stripping of hooks, in-line stripping plant, Surface Aluminum Technologies, chemical stripping of metal surfaces
by ipcm / ipcm
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New H2O's Solution to Reduce COD by Further 50 Percent
H2O, Purecat, Clearcat, reduce COD, Chemical Oxygen Demand, wastewater, reuse wastewater
by ipcm / ipcm
Highlights of the Month
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14-16
PPG Presents its New Colour Project, Extra-Ordinary, and Introduces Upcoming Colour Trends in the Automotive World
PPG, Extra-Ordinary, colour trend, automotive, PPG Color Show, automotive colour trend, battery pack coatings, OEM, LiDAR sensors and radars, autonomous driving, We Protect and Beautify the World, color palette, ONE PPG, So conscious, So ethical, So normal, So beautiful, So bold
by Alessandra Pozzi / PPG Italia
Brand New
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New Coatings for Plastics will Prevent Transmission of Hospital-acquired Infections
coatings for plastics, MOBACT project, hospital-acquired infection protection, public health, European Center for Disease Prevention and Control, ECDC, AIMPLAS - Plastics Technology Center, AIMPLAS, Institute of Materials Technology of the Universitat Politècnica de València, Lamberti, Industrias Tayg, La Fe hospital health research institute, Valencian innovation agency, AVI, eliminating microorganisms on sanitary surfaces, SDG 3, SDG 12
by ipcm / ipcm
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Kolzer Presents its PVD Metal Coat Solutions for Additive Manufacturing Systems
PVD coating, PVD sputtering, 3D printing, 3D part printing, Kolzer
by ipcm / ipcm
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Spray Galvanising as Essential for Motorist Safety
Colimet, spray galvanizing, galvanizing, hot dip galvanizing
by ipcm / ipcm
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Lesta and Cabycal Sign a Distribution Agreement of Lesta's Painting Robots in Spain
Lesta, Cabycal, painting robots
by ipcm / ipcm
Highlights of the Month
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BASF Releases its Colour Report 2020 for Automotive OEM Coatings
BASF, Color Report 2020 for Automotive OEM Coatings, color trends, automotive, automotive colors
by Basf's Coatings Division / BASF's Coatings division
Brand New
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Datacolor Launches the Spectro 1000/700 Series
Datacolor, Spectro 1000/700, benchtop spectrophotomer, measuring and control tools
by ipcm / ipcm
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KRÜSS Launches a Completely New Website
KRÜSS, KRÜSS new website, Elbkapitäneand
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ipcm in review
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2020 in review
ipcm, ipcm Academy, EOS Mktg&Communication, Beyond the Pandemic, ipcm OnAir
by Paolomelo Ilaria / ipcm
Focus on Technology
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30-36
Dradura's Last Generation Coating System Optimises the Powder Coverage of Metal Mesh Intersections
Dradura, powder coating of metal mesh intersections, how to save painting product, wire processing and finishing, Wagner, Rostirolla, OMSA, powder coating of household appliances, powder coating of furniture, uneven film thickness, J. Wagner GmbH, SuperCube, SuperCenter EVO, workpiece hanging system, O.M.SA., industry 4.0, wire mesh, Powder Center, EPG S2, P25 hanging system, HB hooks
by Fumagalli Monica / ipcm
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The Perfect Combination of 3D Printing and PVD Sputtering: From Prototyping to the New Frontiers of Additive Manufacturing
3D printing, PVD sputtering coating, additive manufacturing, 3D Besa, three-dimensional printing, Besafilm, Kolzer, AM, multijet fusion technology, PVD Sputtering finishing, PVD sputtering process for 3D printed parts, plastics, DGK 36 plant, PECVD
by Fumagalli Monica / ipcm
Analysis
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A Look Back at the Great Crises of the Past to Overcome Fear
HangOn, Tecno Supply, Ibix, masking and hanging systems, HQL bar, HQL 800X33 bar, HQL G6 cap, hanging systems for small parts, hanging systems for profiles, HQS frame, masking system, hanging system
by Antonelli Adriano / Ibix Srl
Art Within Surfaces
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French Artist Creates a Colour Palette With 144 Automobile Models
Solara, Zoer, Talbot Solara, Talbot, colour palette with automobiles
by ipcm / ipcm
Sustainability
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AkzoNobel Develops A More Sustainable Way of Making Resins
AkzoNobel, production of sustainable resins, sustainability, resins, Dutch Advanced Research Center Chemical Building Blocks Consortium, monomers of biological origin to make the resins
by ipcm / ipcm
Innovations: Present & Future
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Robust and Precise Mixing System for Up to Three Components
mixing system up to three components, Dürr, EcoDose 3K, EcoDose, paint mixing systems, EcoDose 2K, Coriolis
by Kristin Roth / Dürr Systems AG
Focus on Technology
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60-65
FASTER. A Turnkey Powder Coating Plant for Laboratory Fume Hood Components
Faster, laboratory fume hood components powder coating, CMV Srl, DASIT Group, Vitro Diagnostic (IVD), CARLO ERBA Reagents, chemical fume and laminar flow hoods production, Gema, Sherwin-Williams, fume hood coating process
by Stucchi Francesco / ipcm
Brand New
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PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray and PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating Are the Colours of the Year 2021
Pantone, Ultimate Grey, Illuminating, 17-5104 Ultimate Grey, 13-0647 Illuminating, Colour of the Year 2021, Pantone Colour Institute
by ipcm / ipcm
Highlights of the Month
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68-70
Use and Reuse: MST CHEMICALS' Sustainable Corporate Philosophy
Use and Re-Use, MST CHEMICALS, resource use and reuse, zero discharge wastewater treatment processes, PUR-ALL, Zero Liquid Discharge, ZLD, zero discharge wastewater purification, CIE
by Venturi Alessia / ipcm
Brand New
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Leipziger Messe Takes Over PaintExpo
PaintExpo, Leipziger Messe, trade fair for industrial coating technologies, FairFair GmbH, Messe Karlsruhe
by ipcm / ipcm
Focus on Technology
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74-80
OMSO SpA: Innovative Process Solutions and Integrated "Green" Coating Technologies
OMSO SpA, Verind, Dürr, green coating technologies, food and beverage capsules coating, EcoMCC3, EcoDose2K, EcoFlow, EcoGun, 2K coatings, Coriolis technology, capsules coating
by Venturi Alessia / ipcm
Success Stories
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82-83
Tenfold Increase of Tooling Uptimes and Improved Process Stability with the Drag Finishing Technology
increase tool life, drag finishing technology, voestalpine Rotec, automatic drag finishing system R 4/700 SF, Rösler, dry drag finishing, precision steel tubes, Rösler Oberflächentechnik
by ipcm / ipcm
Innovations: Present & Future
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84-86
Axalta on the Sustainability of Super Durable Powder Coatings in the Architectural Segment
Axalta, SuprAnodic Collection, super durable powder coating in the architectural segment, superdurable powder coatings, Alesta SD, powder coatings for architecture, architectural coatings, sustainability, sustainable coatings
by Markus Koenigs / Axalta Powder Coatings
Focus on Technology
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88-96
From Craftsmanship to Contract Coating: The Metamorphosis of a Contractor through Targeted Investment in Technologies 4.0 and Human Resources
HVL, Silvi Srl, industry 4.0, HVL Color, multi-metal pre-treatment plant, Gema, Gema Europe, Chemetall, Oxilan, Lesta Srl, Se.po., electric fans with inverted blades, OptiSPray AP01.1 , SIT, Smart Inline Technology
by Fumagalli Monica / ipcm
Brand New
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PPG to Acquire Global Coatings Manufacturer Wörwag
PPG, Wörwag, coatings for industrial applications, coatings for automotive applications, automotive
by ipcm / ipcm
Innovations: Present & Future
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100-103
Fast-Met Metallising Systems for an Unlimited Range of Colours Thanks to Reactive Sputtering
Arzuffi, Fast-Met, metallising systems, Line-Met, metallising plants, reactive sputtering, PVD sputtering, PVD sputtering machines
by Massimo Galbiati / Arzuffi Srl
Brand New
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104-105
Scientists Develop Antimicrobial and Anti-Reflective Coating by Studying Insects' Eyes
Far Eastern Federal University, FEFU, University of Geneva, The University of Lausanne, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, antimicrobial biodegradable nanocoating,antimicrobial and anti-reflective biodegradable nanocoating, antimicrobial and anti-reflective coating, nanocoating of the corneas of fruit flies
by ipcm / ipcm
Success Stories
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106-107
Solutions for Efficient Powder Coating at Wandel GmbH
Wandel, Wagner, electrostatic powder coating, PrimaCube, SuperCube, PXS powder centres
by ipcm / ipcm
Art Within Surfaces
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108-111
The Lively Spirit of Steel in Viktor Mácha's Photography
Viktor Mácha, industrial photographs, The Beauty of Steel, steel photographs
by ipcm / ipcm
Highlights of the Month
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112-114
Walther Trowal Expands in the United States
Walther Trowal, mass finishing media and compounds, mass finishing, coating systems for mass produced small parts
by Harnau Georg / Walter Trowal GmbH
Zoom on Events
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The First Digital Conference of ipcm®: Architecture and Design of the Future. Natural vs. Engineered Materials
ipcm, ipcm digital conference, Architecture and design of the future
by ipcm / ipcm
The Marketing Corner
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118-124
Social Media Trend 2021: The Ultimate Guide
Social Media Trends, eos Mktg&Communication, 2021 social strategies, Hootsuite, Hubspot, Talkwaker, social media marketing and communication strategy
by Pennati Barbara / eos mktg&communication
Specialized Training
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126-128
The Professional Training Courses of ipcm® Academy: The Opinion of a Trainee
ipcm Academy, Industrial Surface Finishing Process Technologist, Framework of Professional Standards of The Lombardy Region, QRSP, ASP Mazzini, training course
by ipcm / ipcm
The Marketing Corner
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130-131
Disruption in Technical Communication: ipcm®OnAir, a television format devoted to technological innovation
ipcm OnAir, ipcm, technological innovation television format, disruption in technical communication, communication and visibility of companies, spectacularisation of information, ipcm_TechTalks
by Venturi Alessia / ipcm
Standards and Legislation - UCIF Informs
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The Year of the SCIP Database
UCIF, Italian Surface Treatment Equipment Manufacturers, SCIP Database, REACH, CLP, CARACAL, ECHA, database of substances of concern in Articles, ANIMA, Confindustria
by Zinno Marcello / UCIF
Zoom on Events
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SFCHINA2020 Closes with Positive Results Despite Current Difficulties
SFCHINA, CIEFC, Guangzhou Ground Show
by ipcm / ipcm
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AMAS Announces New Dates for Surface Finishing Mexico 2021
AMAS, Surface Finishing Mexico, SFM, SAMAS, Surface Finishing Mexico, SFM, SFM 2021 EXPO, Mexican National Assosiaction of Surface FinishingFM 2021 EXPO, Mexican National Assosiaction of Surface Finishing
by ipcm / ipcm
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Eastern Coatings Show Calls for Technical Papers
Eastern Coating Show, coating show, ECS, Eastern Coatingds Federation
by ipcm / ipcm
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SF EXPO 2021 in Guangzhou on 26 to 28 July 2021
SF EXPO, surface finishing exhibition
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