Monthly Archives: December 2011

European Food Safety Agency Release Mineral Oil Study Results

The European Food Safety Agency (EFSA) recently concluded, based on an extensive risk assessment, that the use mineral oil based printing inks on food packaging does not present a health hazard. Additional is available here. Please contact George Fuchs at … Continue reading

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ASTM Approves Test Method for Thin-Film UV Coatings

The American Society for Testing and Materials recently announced its approval of a test method (ASTM D7767 – 11) for measuring volatiles from thin-film UV coatings. This test method provides a means to measure the volatile content of individual acrylate … Continue reading

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Brazillian Association Names Sun Chemical Named Best Ink Supplier

The Brazilian Association of Graphic Arts (ABIGRAF) named Sun Chemical the “Best Printing Ink Supplier” in Brazil for the seventh year in row at the Fernando Pini Awards ceremony. Read more on What They Think

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Chicago Printing Ink Production Club – Ink and Supplier Awards

The Chicago Printing Ink Production Club (CPIPC) selected Rick Westrom of INX International as its “Ink Person of the Year”. Suresh Mahajan of Modern Printing Colors was selected for the CPIPC Supplier of the Year. NAPIM offers its congratulations to … Continue reading

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