P&G’s Microban 24 named Official Sanitizing Spray of the NFL

January 17, 2022

Microban 24 from Procter & Gamble has been named the Official Sanitizing Spray of the National Football League (NFL) to bring surface protection to locker room surfaces across the U.S. This football season, Microban 24 …

ACI CEO Hockstad named Vice Chair of Council of Manufacturing Associations

January 14, 2022

Melissa Hockstad, President & CEO of the American Cleaning Institute (ACI), will serve as the Vice Chair of the National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) Council of Manufacturers Associations (CMA). Made up of 260 industry-specific manufacturing associations …

Free Aerosol Recycling Webinar offered Feb. 2

January 12, 2022

Join Howard Ray,  CleanEarth Business Development Manager, and Wade Scheel, CleanEarth Director of Regulatory Affairs, on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at 11 am EST for a webinar discussing the current state of aerosol recycling and …

The UK’s dynamic aerosol & manufacturing regulations

January 1, 2022

The UK has completed its first year outside the European Union (EU) and its Government appears intent in pursuing its sovereignty as far as regulation is concerned. Although the official “transition period” has ended, things …

Understanding market impacts on the 2021 aerosol industry

From all of us at the Household & Commercial Products Association (HCPA), we wish SPRAY readers a happy and healthy New Year. Here’s hoping the challenges we’ve faced over the last two years are behind …

Regulatory Issues

Welcome to the New Year, which promises to again be busy for Air Quality regulations. Numerous entities will be working on developing or updating volatile organic compound (VOC) regulations. CARB The California Air Resources Board (CARB) will …

Corrosion by Formula & Package Factors: Part 2

Happy New Year, everyone. In the December 2021 issue of SPRAY, I discussed the most common formula factors that affect spray package corrosion. In this issue, we’ll complete the discussion with the most common package …

Fluoramics HinderRUST registered in Automotive IMDS database

December 30, 2021

Fluoramics’ HinderRUST rust stopper and lubricant was recently approved for inclusion in the International Material Data System (IMDS). IMDS is a global standard used by the automotive industry. IMDS is a material data system …

Easyfairs rebrands Aerosol & Dispensing Forum as Paris Packaging Week

December 27, 2021

Global event organizer Easyfairs announced a new chapter for Aerosol & Dispensing Forum and Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design and Packaging of Premium & Luxury Drinks Paris (ADF&PCD and PLD Paris)—the packaging event for …

ACI says Holiday guests DO judge how clean your house is

December 23, 2021

That extra bit of tidying up before you welcome holiday guests will be worth it. A new survey released by the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) finds that 74% of Americans judge the hosts of holiday …