Committees & Focus Groups

RadTech Committees are open to all RadTech members. Please join a committee!

RadTech Editorial Board

Scope and Purpose:

To provide RadTech members and interested parties association news, technical articles and industry news. The primary vehicle for this committee is the quarterly magazine, UV+EB Technology.

Goals:

    •     Provide members with regular updates on newest products and technology within the UV & EB marketplace.
    •     Provide members with periodic reports on news of people and events in the industry.
    •     Provide reports on RadTech Conferences in Europe and Asia.
    •     Conduct periodic surveys of members with the goal of improving the content of UV+EB Technology.
    •     Solicit technical articles.

Board Chairs:

Chris Miller, Estron Chemical, and Jim Zawicki, Sartomer Americas

EHS Committee

Scope and Purpose:

To promote the use and benefits of UV & EB technology as a pollution prevention technology to legislative and regulatory agencies. To keep membership apprised of current and pending legislation at national, regional and local levels that will impact the UV & EB industry. To facilitate the dissemination of health and safety information on UV & EB materials.

Goals:

    •     Have UV & EB technology recognized as a viable compliant technology by regulatory agencies.
    •     Expand the overall use of UV & EB products through interaction with regulatory agencies.
    •     Promote member concerns to legislative groups.
    •     Work with state agencies through the GAC States Program to promote UV & EB technology to various industries
    •     Develop an understanding of the criteria used to interpret eye, skin and inhalation data for MSDS and labels for UV & EB curable materials.
    •     Develop a database for ratings and MSDS language.
    •     Obtain environmental, health and safety data from RadTech members to expand members' knowledge.
    •     Develop an understanding of key phrases used in MSDSs.

Committee Chair:

Lisa Fine, Joules Angstrom UV Printing Inks

Focus Groups

Wood & Building Products: Aaron Smith, Kimball

Automotive OEM & Refinish: Mike Dvorchak, Allnex

Printing & Packaging: Don Duncan, Wikoff

UV LED: JoAnn Arceneaux, Allnex, and Beth Rundlett, Katecho

3D Printing: Mike Idacavage, PL Industries, a Division of Esstech

In order to accomplish these goals, we need RadTech member and nonmember support — particularly from those involved in the marketplace. Please consider joining our Focus Groups to help expand UV & EB technology.

RadTech Phone Number: (240) 497-1242

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