Dupont's Metallized Plastic Parts are Chrome-Free
As the plastic metallization industry moves to adopt sustainable process chemistry, Dupont Electronics and Imaging has developed products to meet chrome-free regulation requirements and improve metallized part performance, improve process and material efficiency, and drive out excess cost. The Ecoposit 95X high-throw, low-stress copper is one example.
As Boeing and Airbus demand more finishing capacity, the challenges faced by owners of finishing businesses are pressing, as both customers and regulatory agencies amp up demands for management attention and resources.
Some that bears precious metals is, and there are a host of regulations to consider when recycling.
This paper is a peer-reviewed and edited version of a presentation delivered at NASF SUR/FIN 2012 in Las Vegas, Nev., on June 12, 2012.