Coloring plastics - news on Plastech

Plastic Resins Inc. selects X-Rite Pantone for color formulation

Ci7800 Spectrophotometer and Color iMatch Software help Plastic Resin deliver fast, accurate small batch customer colors to molders.

ColorForward goes high-tech for 2016

Clariant and technology partners add holograms and laser marking to ColorForward 2016 Palette.

Clariant celebrates 10th anniversary of ColorForward

Clariant celebrates the anniversary of its color forecasting guide with a day-long customer event at the Clariant Innovation Center in Frankfurt.


Clariant releases ColorForward Interiors 2016

Clariant has released ColorForward Interiors 2016, the third annual trend and color forecasting guide for the fiber and textile market.

Clariant adds new colors to Mevopur range

Clariant announces expanded ISO/USP color palette with Mevopur polycarbonate masterbatches.

Cutting the cost of colouring rigid PVC

Recent developments in colour concentrate technology enable processors to add colour in-house.

Pioneering reactive additives for PU from Milliken

At Utech 2015 the company will show fully reactive polymeric additive technologies for polyurethanes.

RAL Colours extends network of distribution partners

RAL Colours signed the cooperation agreement with the companies from Austria and Brazil.

Clariant unveils ColorForward 2016

Clariant celebrates the 10th anniversary of its color forecasting guide for the plastics industry with the release of ColorForward 2016.

Clariant launches ColorForward 2015

Clariant's 9th Annual Color Forecasting Guide for the Plastics Industry draws on expertise of color, design, marketing, trend-watching and polymer specialists.

COLOUR VISION® Edition No. 13

COLOUR VISION® is a colour concept in keeping with the spirit of the times, which represents innovative colours, effects and surfaces in selected polymers by means of plastic lens-shaped blanks.

Coloring plastics using the Pantone color scheme

Novosystems is going to present its 15 Novotone Main Colors at Fakuma 2012, an international trade fair for plastics processing.

Perfect colors and tailor-made coloration with Novopearls micro granulate

Novopearls as a solid possess the characteristics of liquid colors, make additional increases in coloration possible and offer cost-savings in comparison with conventional color batches.

Bolta: Optimizing coloring processes

Costs of changing colors, on-going reduction in batch sizes, optimized cleaning and the use of color pigment carriers are all factors to be considered when coloring profile extrusions. Here cost cutting potential exists. Bolta is one of the first companies in the plastics industry to deploy Novopearls, a wax-based micro-granulate.