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December 2015 • Volume 22 • Number 12 Welcome to the team MANAGING DIRECTOR & ADVERTISEMENT DIRECTOR Nigel Bean: e: nigelbean1@aol.com t: 01442 826826 e: nigelbean@surfaceworld.com Jane Soones: e: janesoones@aol.com t: 01442 826826 e: janesoones@surfaceworld.com Tony Dolphin: t: 07766 016449 e: sworlded@aol.com EDITOR TECHNICAL CONSULTANT EXHIBITION ORGANISER Alison Cyster-White: e: alisoncwhite@aol.com t: 01442 826826 e: alisoncysterwhite@hillmedia.com Sheena Burrus: t: 01442 826826 e: sheenaburrus@hillmedia.com CIRCULATION & SUBSCRIPTION DEPARTMENT tel: 01442 826826 fax: 01442 823400 Hill Media Ltd, Marash House 2-5 Brook Street, Tring, Hertfordshire HP23 5ED, United Kingdom. The Surface World magazine is published 12 times a year by Hill Media Ltd. Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy and reliability of material published in Surface World, Hill Media Ltd and its agents accept no responsibility for the veracity of claims made by contributors, manufacturers or advertisers. Copyright for all material published in this journal remains with Hill Media Ltd and its agents. © Hill Media Ltd - 2015 ISSN 1757-367X contents A WORD FROM YOUR EDITOR 2 COMPANY SPOTLIGHT 4 Successful show for Harter Drying Solutions. INSTITUTE OF MATERIALS FINISHING 10 90th Anniversary Dinner was well supported. BRITISH COATINGS FEDERATION BLOG 10 BCF launch PaintCare in Parliament. INDUSTRY INSIGHT 14 BCF lodges support for WHO. 14 Time to act on REACH. 16 5 steps to Trike replacement for 5 cleaning systems. 18 Facts about Trichloroethylene. 60 INDUSTRY NEWS 14 New operations manager at Oxifree UK. 14 New catalogue from The Spray Nozzle People. 16 Magnetic filter saves Vallourec money. 22 Airbench release VertEx Booth. 22 British business ‘in the dark’ on apprentice future 24 INDUSTRY DIARY 24 Forthcoming Editorial and International Events. SURFACE SPOTLIGHT 28 Graphene – an insight into this ‘wonder material’. PAINT & POWDER COATING 30 New product literature from Thermset. 30 Norbar uses Thermaset prize to help Hospice. 30 Axalta Coatings Systems updates COLOUR it website. 32 It’s a whiteout – 2015 colour popularity report. 34 Smooth and reliable spray coating of metal containers. 38 New from Wagner – PXM powder centers. 40 AkzoNobel win prestigious award. 42 Sustainable coating for tall buildings. 42 Substrate pretreatment prior to coatings. 46 GEMA OptiSpray AP01 with Smart Inline Technology. 50 Surface World Round Up. 52 CONVEYING & MATERIALS HANDLING 54 SEW paint plant conveyor. 54 Range of hoists designed for cranes in corrosive environments.58 HEALTH & SAFETY 60 There’s still time to do your bit for Movember! 60 PRODUCTS & PROCESSES 62 Kemet offer a touch of ‘Genius’. 62 Polyplas Engineering Ltd enjoyed a successful Surface World. 64 Achieving the level best in surface preparation and cleaning. 66 WORLD SERVICES 70 Surface World Magazine is supported by: read online @ www.surfaceworld.com December 2015 @surfaceworldmag 1