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DuPont CyrelFAST Recognized for Environmental Leadership

Press release from the issuing company

January 07, 2004 — Jim Austin, marketing manager - North America, DuPont Imaging Technologies, receives the TLMI's Environmental Leadership Award from Calvin Frost, TLMI Environmental Committee Chair. DuPont Imaging Technologies and its DuPont CyrelFAST dry flexographic platemaking system recently received the Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute's (TLMI) first Environmental Leadership Award. The award recognizes a variety of environmental achievements – such as new technology or process improvements – that contribute to sound environmental stewardship within the tag and label industry. CyrelFAST was selected for its innovative thermal processing technology that eliminates the need for solvents and other chemicals traditionally required to produce flexo plates. Flexography is a primary means of printing tags and labels worldwide. "DuPont is honored by the continued recognition received for CyrelFAST," said Jim Austin, marketing manager – North America, DuPont Imaging Technologies. "The combination of this award from TLMI with the Flexographic Technical Association's recent Technology Innovation Award provides excellent acknowledgment of the hard work DuPont scientists are doing to help advance flexography, and enhance the capabilities of customers who use DuPont technology." For more information on CyrelFAST, Cyrel Digital and the complete line of Cyrel products for flexographic printing, log on to www.cyrel.com.