Category Archives: Release Coatings

Mayzo Releases Instructional Video for “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day” 2021

February 20, 2021 is recognized as “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day,” a worldwide campaign engaging girls in the engineering field. Thousands of professionals act as role models, facilitating activities to educate girls on how engineers change our world. To learn more, visit: https://www.discovere.org/our-programs/girl-day.

Mayzo is participating in this year’s virtual event by sharing an instructional video related to Chemical Engineering. In the 14-minute video, Mayzo Corporate Account Manager Nesha Tucker guides two 2nd grade students in a hands-on activity to make glue.  The project also teaches kids how to test different types of glue for tensile strength.

The video is currently available on YouTube for teachers, parents, and kids to enjoy and share with others. Simply click the link below to view on YouTube.

Introduce a Girl to Engineering sponsored by Mayzo

“For our industry to thrive in the future, we need to encourage young people to pursue STEM careers”, stated Valarie Milazzo, Senior Vice President of Mayzo.  “ “Since the Adhesives Industry is one our Company’s core markets, we decided to create a fun video about glue to demonstrate how interesting Engineering can be.  Girls as well as boys often have an eager curiosity about how things work, making them ideal candidates to succeed in Engineering.” is one our Company’s core markets, we decided to create a fun video about glue to demonstrate how interesting Engineering can be.  Girls as well as boys often have an eager curiosity about how things work, making them ideal candidates to succeed in Engineering.”

Mayzo provides specialty chemical additive solutions on a global scale in a wide range of markets. Mayzo’s proven materials ensures that manufacturing processes are safer and more efficient, while reducing costs and creating more sustainable, durable, and reliable end-products. Their antioxidants and UV absorbers function as stabilizers, preventing product damage due to heat, light, or oxygen exposure. Additional technologies include optical brighteners, release coatings, polymer enhancers, and cutting edge masterbatches and blends. 

Since 1986, customers have relied on the Mayzo team for their ingenuity, responsiveness, and extraordinary service culture. To learn more, visit http://www.mayzo.com. Or, contact the company at 1-800-449-9068

Custom Chemical Additive Blends Provide Cost, Productivity Advantages

Companies that use more than one chemical additive in their manufacturing process can benefit from switching to a custom additive blend.  Typical results are both a reduction in operating cost and an increase in productivity. Custom blends have traditionally been developed for large consumers of additives. Mayzo is uniquely positioned to help you achieve the… Continue Reading

Mayzo COVID-19 Update

January 2021 Without a doubt, 2020 was a tumultuous year throughout the globe. As an essential business, Mayzo rose to the challenge, providing extraordinary service to customers without interruption. When COVID-19 was declared a pandemic in March 2020, Mayzo was well-prepared to contend with the business consequences. The company had had the foresight to implement… Continue Reading

Mayzo Helps Reduce Health & Safety Risks Commonly Encountered Using Additives in Manufacturing

As productivity targets continue to increase, plant managers, R&D scientists, process engineers and operators are faced with environmental, health and safety (EHS) challenges on several fronts. Changes in global regulations and consumer preferences have resulted in the need to consider alternate raw materials, which can be challenging to select and use. Pressure to reduce costs, do more… Continue Reading

Mayzo’s New Operations Center Earns ISO 9001:2015 Certificate

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Antioxidants

Oxidation is a degenerative process that synthetic and natural organic materials are susceptible to during manufacturing and the lifetime of end products. Plastics, organic lubricants, and all products with organic components need to be protected to prevent the effects of oxidation reactions, which include: Discoloration Loss or uncontrolled modification of physical properties Molecular degradation Product… Continue Reading