Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: LANXESS

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



FDA-compliant Colorants from LANXESS for Eastman Tritan Polymer - Macrolex is first choice - Macrolex.com / LANXESS.com
FDA-compliant Colorants from LANXESS for Eastman Tritan Polymer

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Leverkusen, Germany, 2011/10/27 - Macrolex is first choice - Macrolex.com / LANXESS.com. FRA: DE Frankfurt: LXS

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Macrolex colorants from LANXESS have once again proven themselves in the plastics sector: The renowned U.S. legal firm Keller & Heckman LLP based in Washington, D.C., has certified that Eastman Tritan colored with Macrolex colorants meets the requirements of the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Their opinion is based on results from trials and extensive toxicological testing. Specialty chemicals company LANXESS worked with Eastman Chemical Company, manufacturer of Tritan, in selecting 10 Macrolex colorant grades to demonstrate their specific suitability for coloring the copolymer.

Eastman Chemical Company, a U.S. based company with operations around the world, is the leading manufacturer of polyester plastic for packaging. In 2007, Eastman launched a polymer called Eastman Tritan that balances the properties of clarity, toughness, dishwasher durability and high heat and chemical resistance. An additional bonus is that it is free of bisphenol A (BPA).

“Thanks to Macrolex colorants, Eastman Tritan copolyester provides customers with superior design capabilities and opportunities for product differentiation,” said Lucian Boldea, Business Director for Eastman’s Specialty Plastics Business. “We assisted LANXESS with identifying this range of colorants to give our customers broad color matching options that meet FDA requirements.”

“Our 10 Macrolex colorants meet FDA requirements up to a total content of 0.2 percent. This is a considerable amount in view of the high tinting strength,” remarked Jim Rediske, technical service and development specialist for colorants in LANXESS' Functional Chemicals business unit.

Macrolex colorants (macrolex.com) meet numerous legal conditions for use in food packaging and toys. They make it possible to achieve excellent results in coloring amorphous polymers. Coloration can range from transparent to full coverage, depending on the polymer and combination of colorants. Other benefits are high color intensity, outstanding brilliance, very good weather resistance and lightfastness and excellent heat stability.

For more information on Eastman Tritan copolyester, visit tritantough.com/.

The Functional Chemicals business unit belongs to LANXESS’ Performance Chemicals segment, which achieved total sales in fiscal 2010 of EUR 1.98 billion.

LANXESS (lanxess.com) is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.1 billion in 2010 and currently around 15,800 employees in 30 countries. The company is at present represented at 46 production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of plastics, rubber, intermediates and specialty chemicals. LANXESS is a member of the leading sustainable indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World and FTSE4Good.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: LANXESS

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Manufacturing/Robotics articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


FDA-compliant Colorants from LANXESS for Eastman Tritan Polymer

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
LANXESS | Macrolex
Contact: Ilona Bolz - LANXESS.com 
+49 214 30 61684 ilona.bolz[.]lanxess.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any LANXESS securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Manufacturing/Robotics via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From LANXESS / Company Profile


Read Manufacturing/Robotics Most Recent Related Press Releases:

Raritan Signs SYNNEX Corporation as Distributor of Data Center Product Portfolio
PPG Expert to Present on Sprayable Transparent Functional Coatings At 2017 Smart Coatings Symposium
BASF Presents its Updated Polyurethane Portfolio At SIMAC 2017 in Milan
Outokumpu Prodec High Machinability Bar to be Supplied by IMS in the Benelux
Fraunhofer TechBridge Launches SunRISE Challenge II in Partnership with DSM and Greentown Labs, Seeking Innovations in Solar Energy
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Introduces New Laser Scanning Technology for Portable Measuring Arm Systems
ADVA Optical Networking Launches Hypervisor for Optical Network Virtualization
Master Builders Solutions® At BetonTage Trade Show in Neu-Ulm
BASF and the European Space Agency to Develop Digital Services for Farmers
Rockwell Automation Releases FactoryTalk View V9.0 Software to Improve Insight into Plant Processes

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.

Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultants







 
  ©2017 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today