By David Reed, UT EditorLonate Ceppino, Italy-REPI SpA., describing itself as a global leader in the manufacture and distribution of high-performance liquid pigment dispersions and polymer additives for both polyurethane and thermoplastic applications, has officially announced the opening of a North American Sales & Technical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The 370-m2 unit, deignated REPI, llc, was established in the summer of 2004 and consists of a sales development group, a colour laboratory and a warehouse. It is close to the Charlotte Douglas International Airport and to a number of major interstate highways, a 21 Oct. statement said. REPI is an ISO 9001:2000 registered company with extensive experience in the automotive, furniture, footwear, cast elastomers, packaging, insulation, coatings and TPU industries.One of REPI’s core competencies is the pigmentation of polyurethanes. With over 30 years of experience, the firm says its existing product line consists of a wide variety of liquid pigment dispersions, including a wide range of blacks with high colour strength, which offer custom solutions to enhance the performance of the final product.REPI says its customer-driven approach enables it to develop the best product for any particular application. Selecting the proper formulation for the liquid pigment dispersion will determine their overall performance and impact the materials tinting strength, viscosity, dispersing properties, rheological behavior and light fastness, the firm explains. REPI specialises in high-performance applications, where it offers both extensive technical support and problem-solving skills, providing a distinct advantage to its customers.Additional information about REPI and its product portfolio can be found on the corporate website at http://www.repi-usa.com.”
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