Michelman and Engineered Fibers Technology, LLC Announce Innovation & Product Development Partnership
CINCINNATI, OH (December 5, 2017) – Michelman and Engineered Fibers Technology, LLC (EFT) have announced they will be partnering to develop innovative solutions for specialty fibers and high performance composites. This partnership takes advantage of Michelman’s leading position as a sizing and surface treatment expert and leverages that expertise with EFT’s portfolio of advanced fiber technologies. Both companies recognize that by working closely together they can accelerate the pace of new and advanced product innovations for a broad array of end-use applications. Both organizations will be exhibiting at CAMX 2017 so, please stop by their booths (P62 and C81 respectively) to learn more.
Michelman is a global developer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly advanced materials for industry, offering solutions for the coatings, printing & packaging and industrial manufacturing markets. The company’s surface additives and polymeric binders are used by leading manufacturers around the world to enhance performance attributes and add value in applications including wood and floor care products, metal and industrial coatings, paints, varnishes, inks, fibers and composites. Michelman is also well-known as an innovator in the development of barrier and functional coatings, as well as digital printing press primers that are used in the production of consumer and industrial packaging and paper products, labels, and commercially printed materials. Michelman serves its customers with production facilities in North America, Europe and Asia, product development and technical service centers in several major global markets, and a worldwide team of highly trained business development personnel.
Established in 1998, Connecticut-based Engineered Fibers Technology (EFT) is a high technology fibers, materials and services company that provides consulting services, contract research, technical support and applications development. They maintain laboratory facilities to address both product and process development and offer a broad range of high performance / high technology fibers and materials including precision short-cut fibers (0.1 to 75 mm lengths) from a wide range of fiber types, including EFTecTM Nanofibrillated Fibers and other fibrillated fibers for technical papers and engineered materials. They also provide Spectracarb™ GDL porous graphite conductive papers and panels for fuel cell, electrolyzers and other various electrochemical devices. For additional information about EFT, visit www.EFTfibers.com, or call 203-922-1810.