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    CfPA offers Aerosol Technology course in July

    (April 30, 2015)
     The Center for Professional Advancement (CfPA) Aerosol Technology Learn the successful formulation of aerosols for personal care, household, food and automotive July 20-23, 2015 | New Brunswick, NJ register at www.cfpa.com Aerosol Technology July 20-23, 2015 New Brunswick, NJ Course Offering 1507-404 Course ID 669 Who Should Attend? This course will be of interest to those professionals who wish to… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    NJPEC to hold Hall of Fame & Scholarship Dinner May 7

    (April 28, 2015)
    The New Jersey Packaging Executives Club (NJPEC) will be holding its annual Hall of Fame & Scholarship Dinner on Thursday, May 7th, at the Manor in West Orange, NJ. Since 2003 the dinner has celebrated the achievement and contributions of top executives who have made a significant impact on the packaging industry. The 2015 NJPEC Hall of Fame Honorees are… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    New bill would increase FDA regulation of personal care ingredients

    (April 22, 2015)
    A new bipartisan bill co-sponsored by Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Susan Collins (R-ME), the “Personal Care Products Safety Act”, would amend the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act of 1938 to give the U.S. Food and Drug Adminsitration (FDA) greater oversight of ingredients used in personal care products, allowing it to determine safe levels of ingredients such as potential… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    Aerosol industry to visit Capitol Hill on April 29

    (April 20, 2015)
    On April 29th in Washington, D.C., concerned aerosol industry colleagues will be going to Capitol Hill to ask for congressional support of H.R. 1388 and S. 751, the “Clean Air, Strong Economies (CASE) Act”, which was reintroduced to both houses on March 17, 2015. This bill prohibits the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from lowering the National Ambient Air Quality Standards… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    Montfort A. Johnsen

    April Feature: The continuing evolution of aerosol automotive products

    (April 1, 2015)
    The aerosol automotive products category got off to a rather slow start. The products were never mentioned in H.R. Shepherd’s book Aerosol Science & Technology (1961) and only briefly in M.A. Johnsen’s The Aerosol Handbook (1972). In 1970, these products had a sales volume of 57.3 million units, of which about 85% were windshield de-icers (4.5% carbon dioxide [CO2] or… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    ABC’s “The View” makes aerosol correction

    (March 24, 2015)
    On the March 23 broadcast of ABC’s daytime talk show “The View,” co-host Whoopi Goldberg issued a statement clarifying some misinformed remarks disparaging aerosol products made by Goldberg and fellow co-host Rosie Perez on the show’s March 2 broadcast. View the video of the correction below: FULL ARTICLE >>

  • Regulatory Issues
    Doug Raymond

    A brief recap of the most prominent issues on the aerosol industry’s regulatory landscape

    The aerosol industry has been working on numerous issues…
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    Commentary

    Shave gel (and other sprays) go to the movies…

    On page 54, we announce that Skintimate shaving products…
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    Spray Patterns

    Around the industry

                  Dennis Smith,…
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    Corrosion Corner
    W. Stephen Tait

    Don’t fall into the “temperature accelerates corrosion” trap.

    Hello, everyone. Every year, we receive multiple requests to…
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