Enthone Inc.

350 Frontage Rd.
West Haven, CT 06516 US


As Seen In Products Finishing

Macdermid Parent Buys Enthone Group
Cash and stock transaction for approximately $2.1 billion; including net debt, the total transaction value is approximately $2.3 billion.

Enthone Publishes Plating-on-Plastics & Decorative Base Metals Guide
The selection guide provides an overview of Enthone best-in-class technologies, including Plating-on-Plastics Pre-Treatment Systems and Cyanide-free and Acid Copper Technologies

Enthone Six Sigma Black Belt Graduation Marks 10th Class
Twenty-third class worldwide since the inception of the company-wide program in 2001.

Enthone Opens Wafer Level Packaging Applications Laboratory
Laboratory will deliver customer-driven solutions to the dynamic wafer fabrication marketplace; includes electroplating processes for bump wafer, through silicon via, copper redistribution layer and copper post applications.

Enthone Introduces Ankor Hydraulics Hard Chrome Process
Specially engineered for the hydraulics/fluid power market, the company says the process delivers exceptional corrosion resistance, while offering a more sustainable alternative versus other high efficiency, etch-free hard chrome processes currently available today.

Enthone Finalizes A Brite Company Acquisition
A Brite will continue to do business with its name and as an Enthone distributor.

Enthone Acquires Select Assets of A Brite Company
Enthone Inc., has acquired select intellectual property and other assets of A Brite Company headquartered in Garland, Texas. A Brite will continue to do business as A Brite, and as an Enthone distributor. Enthone says the asset acquisition and synergism strengthens Enthone’s and A Brite Company’s global technology portfolios, while substantially expanding both companies’ market presence throughout the southern United States and Mexico.

Stripping of Plated Finishes
The processes, chemicals and equipment, plus control and troubleshooting.

1. Grey casting

The Challenge of Electroplating Cast Iron Components
Manufacturing from cast materials is a cost-effective method to form complex shaped components.

TrueChem’s dashboard

From Lab to Production
Software helps automate plating process control, documentation

Liquid-liquid extraction

Plate Better, Longer
Electrolyte maintenance techniques can extend bath life

after colloidal etching

Palladium-Free Direct-Plate Technology for Plating on Plastics
Plating on plastics traditionally has been accomplished using tin/palladium colloidal-type activation systems with electroless chemistries. Although well understood, these processes can be costly and require extended process lines with high water consumption...

Active sites counted after CASS test

Calculating Corrosion
Advancement in the control and prediction of CASS test performance...

New plating line

Changes South of the Border
Galnik updates its facilities with automated equipment in response to market needs…

Electroless copper

Selectively Plating Plastics the Seleco Way
How tough can it be to put in a plating line and start running a job shop? Faced with the idea that it was no longer going to be simply a supplier, but the actual plating job shop, Seleco Inc., prepared itself. However, the learning curve was steeper than it planned...

Meniscograph solderability

Production Application of Flat Solderable Tin Finishes: Some Practical Considerations
Flat solderable tin finishes offer important benefits to the assembly industry. From a fabricator's standpoint, the technology is relatively new, and there are some important considerations for production scale-up. Precisely and reliably measuring the tin thickness and solderability enables both suppliers and users to invoke and meet the required specifications and quality metrics...

Hand-held shower massagers

New Plastics Plating Technology for 100-Year-Old Company
When Hansgrohe installed a plastics plating line, it tried to work with the newest and most advanced chemistry on the market; however, it found it couldn't simply take something off-the-shelf and start running. It had to be tailored to its specific products and objectives...

decorative finishing lines

Decorative Plating at Quaker City
Quaker City Plating provides high- end, high-value decorative plating on plastic and metal substrates. Although its customers have always been satisfied, QCP wasn't. It wanted a better preplate system for its plastic plating processes, and it found what it was looking for...

Ford F250 grilles

Plating Plastics at Guardian Automotive Trim
Plating automotive accent pieces with a nickel-chrome finish keeps automobiles looking good...

Product Categories of Enthone Inc.

Aluminum Etchants and Deoxidizers
Blackening Processes, solutions
Bright Dips
Chemical Coatings
Chromate Conversion Coatings
Chromium-Free Conversion Coatings for Aluminum
Cleaning Chemicals, aqueous
Cleaning Chemicals, Solvent
Cleaning Systems, aqueous or CFC-free
Coatings, etchant resistant
Descaling Chemicals
Electroforming Equipment
EMI/RFI Shielding Finishes
Paint Strippers, chemical
Pearlescent Finishes
Photo-Sensitive Resists
Pickling Solutions
Plating Activators, all metals
Plating Processes for Aluminum
Plating Processes for Magnesium
Plating Processes for Plastics
Plating Processes for Printed Circuits
Plating Processes, alloy: chromium substitute
Plating Processes, brass or bronze
Plating Processes, chromium
Plating Processes, chromium, colored
Plating Processes, chromium, trivalent
Plating Processes, cobalt, cobalt alloy
Plating Processes, copper
Plating Processes, copper, electroless
Plating Processes, gold
Plating Processes, gold, electroless
Plating Processes, iron
Plating Processes, nickel
Plating Processes, nickel sulfamate
Plating Processes, nickel, electroless
Plating Processes, nickel, satin finish
Plating Processes, nickel-iron
Plating Processes, palladium
Plating Processes, palladium, electroless
Plating Processes, particle co-deposition
Plating Processes, platinum
Plating Processes, rhenium, ruthenium
Plating Processes, rhodium
Plating Processes, silver
Plating Processes, tin
Plating Processes, tin-lead
Plating Processes, tin-nickel
Plating Processes, zinc
Plating Processes, zinc-cobalt
Plating Processes, zinc-iron
Plating Processes, zinc-nickel
Printed Circuit Board Processing Chemicals
Programmable Controllers
Resins, ion exchange
Rinse Aids
Rust-Preventive Chemicals and Oils
Solvents, degreasing
Stripping Solutions, metal