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Anodizing Conference & Exposition is Sept. 16-18 in Pittsburgh
The event has been delivering industry-focused information and education, giving anodizers the tools and know-how to make well-informed decisions and improve their companies’ performance for over two decades.
Chromium-free Etching and Palladium-free Plating of Plastics
Plastics are replacing metals in the manufacture of many parts, and quite often there is a need for metallic coatings on the plastics and other non-conductors. This paper will describe new processes of preparing ABS plastic substrates for subsequent metallization. A process replacing the traditional chromic acid etching step with a room-temperature, environmentally friendly etchant is described. Further, to address the high cost of palladium, a non-precious-metal activator has been developed that can obtain uniform, adherent metallic coatings on plastic substrates.
Aluminum In Danger Of Being Ruled Out Of Window PCR
AAC joins with Aluminum Association to report that a non-profit environmental group is developing on behalf of several window and glazing trade associations a Window Product Category Rule
Anodizing Technologies Unveils New Website
The new site is easy to navigate and puts a wealth of information about the company’s capabilities at your fingertips.
AAC Announce its Level 1 Workshop for 2014
This day long program is packed with anodizing information for those new to the industry, or those who want a refresher course on the basics.

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