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RBP Chemical Donates Second Fountain Solution System to PIA/GATF

Press release from the issuing company

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, July 2008-RBP Chemical Technology has donated a second Concept 21 Fountain Solution System to PIA/GATF for use in the PIA/GATF Technical Research Center. The patented device permits PIA/GATF press technicians and researchers to dial in a precise fountain solution formula tailored to specific press conditions, by simply varying the ratios of water and superconcentrated chemistry.  The tight operational control thus achieved drives consistent press performance, reduces operating costs, and produces a smaller environmental footprint than is possible with conventional fountain chemistries.
Commenting on the donation, RBP Director of Sales and Marketing Dan Romani said: "Printers across North America look to PIA/GATF for the latest in printing technology, and RBP is pleased to make the Concept 21 system available to them.  This latest donation complements another Concept 21 which has operated successfully at PIA/GATF for many months."
PIA/GATF is at the forefront of research and development for the printing industry. Along with its affiliates, it delivers products and services that enhance the growth, efficiency, and profitability of its members and the industry through advocacy, education, research, and technical information. The organization serves the interests of more than 12,000 member companies and an industry with more than $171.5 billion in revenue and 1.08 million employees.
Founded in 1954, RBP Chemical Technology is a global supplier of proprietary chemicals and delivery devices for the printing, publishing, and printed circuit board manufacturing industries.  RBP Chemical Technology products are manufactured in a 45,000 square foot plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; in a wholly owned blending facility near Mumbai, India; by approved blenders in the US, South Korea and Thailand; and by a licensee in Finland.  RBP Chemical Technology is ISO 9001:2000 certified.  RBP products are sold and serviced by factory-trained sales and service representatives and distributors in North America, Asia, and Europe.