DuPont Celebrates 1,500th Cyrel FAST Thermal Flexographic Processing System Installation

WILMINGTON, DE—DuPont Advanced Printing is celebrating the installation of its 1,500th DuPont Cyrel FAST thermal flexographic plate processing system. “Nearly 20 years ago, DuPont revolutionized flexible packaging with the introduction of the first thermal flexographic plate and processing system, named FAST because of how quickly a plate could be processed and ready for press,” said … Continued

Controlling Press Characterization at Forum 2019

Day three of Forum 2019 was all about process control, and that theme continued into its second session with “Gaining Control of Your Process: The Characterization,” chaired by Ellen Farrell, DuPont Advanced Printing. Does This Really Work? Bookending the session was Jennye Scott, VP creative services at Berry Global and who opened by recalling her … Continued

DuPont Scientists Named 2019 ACS Heroes of Chemistry

WILMINGTON, DE—DuPont Advanced Printing (DuPont) announced that five of its scientists were recognized with the prestigious American Chemical Society’s (ACS) Heroes of Chemistry Award for their discovery and development of DuPont Cyrel EASY. The DuPont scientists are Adrian Lungu, Robert Blomquist, Mark Hackler, Violeta Lungu and Raj Subramanian. Heroes of Chemistry is an annual award … Continued

DuPont Advanced Printing Introduces Cyrel DLC Plate for Corrugated Printing

WILMINGTON, DE—DuPont Advanced Printing announced the commercial availability of the newest addition to the award-winning DuPont Cyrel plate platform: the DuPont Cyrel DLC. Cyrel DLC is a soft digital plate that uses a new polymer formulation developed especially for the corrugated market. Its low durometer is designed for better printing on lower quality recycled and … Continued

Finding a Solution for Uniform Ink Issues on Corrugated Board

For those of us involved in flexographic printing, we cannot help but inspect packaging no matter what the substrate may be. It is a habit we just cannot seem to break and I attribute it to a deep appreciation of printing techniques. For those who want to learn more about DuPont Cyrel DLC, a FLEXO … Continued