Heraeus announces different color versions for its acid-resistant overglaze

July 11, 2012
Date Announced: 11 Jul 2012 (West Conshohocken, PA – July 11, 2012) – The Thick Film Division of Heraeus Precious Metals, a precious metals and technology company, has announced several new color versions for its IP9038A acid-resistant overglaze. The 520°C-firing overglaze minimizes resistance shift on refire and is resistant to plating solutions.IP9038A is now available in different colors including blue, green, yellow, light brown, dark brown, black, white, and clear. The RoHS- and REACH-compliant overglaze is pinhole-free and can be applied in a single-coat. “A number of our customers expressed interest in having various colors of our IP9038A overglaze to better identify their products for purposes such as decade values and other classifying requirements,” said Mel Mehta, Sales and Marketing Manager at Heraeus. “Our technology team developed an array of colors in a very short time frame to meet customer demand.”The IP9038A overglaze and its new color versions will be highlighted at Heraeus’ booth (#204) during the IMAPS 2012 conference taking place September 9-13 in San Diego, Calif. Heraeus Precious Metals North America Conshohocken LLC, Thick Film Division, is a worldwide supplier of thick film pastes, LTCC materials and precious metal powders to the hybrid microelectronics industry. The Thick Film Division offers products for thermal management applications, including LED packaging, power modules, and electronic heating units.Heraeus, the precious metals and technology group headquartered in Hanau, Germany, is a global, private company with over 155 years of tradition. Our businesses include precious metals, materials and technologies; sensors; biomaterials, medical products and dental products; quartz glass; and specialty light sources. With product revenues of € 2.6 billion and precious metal trading revenues of € 13.6 billion, as well as more than 12,300 employees in over 110 subsidiaries worldwide, Heraeus holds a leading position in its global markets.

Mel Mehta, Sales and Marketing Manager

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