ROWALID pigment preparations – green light for the new pilot plant rolling mill

At the beginning of the year ROWA Lack GmbH installed a new pilot plant rolling mill to manufacture PVC and PMMA pigment preparations. This is now in successful operation and demonstrates a further strategic milestone in the alignment of the ROWALID pigment preparations business unit. This commissioning of the new pilot plant system at the Read more about ROWALID pigment preparations – green light for the new pilot plant rolling mill[…]

Hooked on innovations

ROMIRA has been a reliable partner to the medical industry for many years and produces flame-retardant products based on both halogenated and halogen-free systems. The flame resistance is always tested and guaranteed by the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) in accordance with recognized standards. ROMIRA now has its own horizontal/vertical combustion chamber (HVUL2) that has been specially Read more about Hooked on innovations[…]

ROWA Masterbatch supplies a power version of violet

The color specialists from the American Pantone institute have reached their decision: 2018 will be a dramatic year – at least in terms of color. Every year, the experts who monitor influences and trends in all kinds of design fields, from catwalks to the automotive industry, choose a symbolic color that best reflects the zeitgeist, Read more about ROWA Masterbatch supplies a power version of violet[…]

E-Mobility is reality – ROMIRA is going with the future

What used to be pipe dreams have now become omnipresent. New technologies are constantly conquering the markets – with alternative sources of energy becoming increasingly important and mobility reaching a whole new dimension. Electrically powered vehicles have become an everyday sight on our roads and will partly or completely replace fuel-powered ones in the foreseeable Read more about E-Mobility is reality – ROMIRA is going with the future[…]

Economical coloring with the ROWASOL COLOR CUBE

It is a well-known fact that ROWASOL liquid colors can be a clever alternative to conventional masterbatches. A more effective color yield thanks to perfect dispersion and a higher quality due to a better distribution of colorants help keep the coloring costs down in many applications. But disposing of the containers and any residual colors Read more about Economical coloring with the ROWASOL COLOR CUBE[…]

NPE 2018: ROWA GROUP presents itself in the Sunshine State of Florida

North America’s biggest plastics trade fair, the National Plastic Exhibition (NPE), is being held between May 7 and 11, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. The NPE has acted like a magnet for the industry every three years since 1970 and is one of the world’s most important plastics conferences. ROWA Inc., who recently expanded their US Read more about NPE 2018: ROWA GROUP presents itself in the Sunshine State of Florida[…]

Cool touch effect: highly-filled polyamides with special properties

With its process engineering know-how and new technical possibilities, ROMIRA is able to manufacture highly-filled polyamides with some specific properties: the products are characterized by an excellent, homogeneous and fine dispersion of fillers. As a result, products with special properties such as higher notched and un-notched impact strengths, together with better thermal conductivity and exceptionally Read more about Cool touch effect: highly-filled polyamides with special properties[…]

Unreasonable risk classification of TiO2

Titanium dioxide (TiO2) counts as the most important white pigment. However, after a suggestion of the French National Agency for Food, Environmental, and Occupational Health & Safety (ANSES) the Risk Assessment Committee (RAC) of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) recommended to classify Titanium dioxide “suspected of having a carcinogenic effect on humans” if inhaled. This Read more about Unreasonable risk classification of TiO2[…]