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DuPont Celebrates 40 Years of Cyrel Flexographic Printing Systems

WILMINGTON, DE -- DuPont marks the 40th anniversary of Cyrel flexographic printing systems this year by commemorating its past, celebrating its present and looking ahead to a future of continued innovation.

In 1974, DuPont introduced the first elastomeric photopolymer printing plates under the Cyrel brand to the printed packaging industry. Forty years later, DuPont continues working to provide printers with the best balance of quality, productivity and sustainability to help them succeed. Operating in 6 continents and 100 countries, DuPont continues to innovate and expand the Cyrel product line.

DuPont Cyrel flexographic systems have a 40-year history of quality, productivity and sustainability, and DuPont continues to innovate to benefit the flexographic printing industry today.

John Chrosniak, global business director, DuPont Packaging Graphics maintain,. “The flexographic printing market adopted Cyrel as the industry standard and DuPont continues to deliver innovative new products such as Cyrel® Performance Plates, and invest in continued R&D to meet the needs of this growing market. We are honored to be celebrating the 40th anniversary of Cyrel this year with our customers. Together we achieved this milestone through our shared commitment to advancing flexography.”


“Our goal is to help our Cyrel customers achieve graphics and colors consumers can’t resist. We look forward to the promise the next 40 years holds,” said Chrosniak.

DuPont will mark the 40th anniversary of Cyrel with a year long global celebration highlighting historical milestones, as well as past, present and future leaders in innovation with Cyrel flexographic printing systems.