Mallard Creek Polymers Announces Participation in TAPPI and PaperCon2013, April 27 – May 1 in Atlanta, GA USA
Mallard Creek Polymers (MCP) has continued to increase its participation in the Paper and Nonwovens Industries and in the TAPPI organization in 2013.
Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May 03, 2013
PaperCon2013 provides MCP the opportunity to describe the many ways the company is involved. MCP recently announced participation in IDEA13 and released information on many products available to the nonwovens industry, including many acrylic polymer emulsion grades like Rovene® 6014. The company also announced new products for Barrier Paper Coatings, namely Tykote®6152 and the new Latex Products for Barrier Paper and Paperboard Coating selection guide in January, 2013. This product and technology has been quickly adopted by the market. MCP has continued to advance the product portfolio for oil and grease resistant barrier coatings. New products are in the early launch phase and in early research. The company expects to introduce at least two new products in this field in 2013.
The company has strong participation in TAPPI and PaperCon2013. Steve Ottone, Technical Services Manager for MCP, will be a session chair for Advances in Functional Coatings. This session focuses on the growing field of barrier coatings, in which MCP is a products and technology market leader. Steve continues to grow his impact on Tappi as he has taken on the role of Associate Technical Editor of TAPPI Journal. In this capacity, he is responsible for coordinating peer review and editing of technical journal articles. Other key technical and commercial people will attend the conference and be prepared to discuss the Tykote and Rovene product lines and our progress with new products.
Mallard Creek Polymers are also sponsoring the Runnability 5K Fun Run/1.5 Mile Walk that provides scholarships for deserving students in pulp and paper science and technology programs. This marks the fourth year that the company has sponsored this great cause. MCP encourages all attendees to enjoy this special event. For more information on the run, go to http://papercon.org/run.asp.
About Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc (MCP):
MCP originally focused on styrene butadiene latex manufacturing. Through strategic growth and acquisitions, the company now services both domestic and international customers with a wide array of water-based polymers. Customer service, new product development, and flexible manufacturing are key areas of focus. The company is located in Charlotte, NC. MCP is a privately held specialty chemical company dedicated to innovation, quality, service, and sustainability. The company offers a diverse line of emulsion polymers: acrylic, nitrile, styrene-acrylic, styrene-butadiene, vinyl acetate, vinyl acrylic, vinyl acetate-ethylene, and thickener chemistries, to a variety of industries, including adhesives, nonwovens, paint, coatings, graphic arts, textiles, carpet, sealants, construction, oil services, paper, and personal care. Please visit http://www.mcpolymers.com.
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