Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

Growing Prepaint Applications in Appliances
Nov 1, 2010
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

The National Coil Coating Association told ApplianceMagazine.com that it sees two areas of particularly strong growth in the use of prepainted metals in appliances: pedestals for front load washers and dryers and fingerprint proof, anti-microbial, and metallic coatings for appliances.

While prepainted metal sales to construction industries have been down, NCCA said it sees renewed demand for prepainted in appliance applications. Many OEMs are turning to prepainted metal to take advantage of new capabilities, such as fingerprint resistance, anti-microbial coatings, and new color and design options. These come in addition to the traditional advantages that come from using prepainted metal, NCCA said. Using prepainted streamlines production and eliminates the EPA compliance requirements that come with having an in-house coating shop. Using prepainted metal can also make it simpler to introduce new product designs as the manufacturer does not have to incorporate painting into new product production scheduling.

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Aug 27, 2014: Sustainability Standard Launched for Household Portable and Floor Care Appliances

Aug 27, 2014: Electrolux Joins AllSeen Alliance to Develop Seamlessly Connected Appliances

Aug 27, 2014: HRAI Awards Industry Leaders at 46th Annual Meeting

Aug 27, 2014: North American PCB Business Shows Seasonal Slowdown

Aug 22, 2014: Could Quirky Acquire GE Appliances?

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

March 2014: Market Research - 62nd Annual U.S. Appliance Industry Forecast
February 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: December 2013
January 2014: Market Research - Appliance Historical Statistical Review: 1954-2012
January 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: November 2013




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Pharmalive | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows