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CHEMEON Publications* Downloads
Innovative Seal for Anodized Aluminum Eliminates Hexavalent Chrome Emissions - Naval Power & Force Projections, Summer 2017 PDF
2014 SERDP Project-of-the-Year Award for Weapons Systems and Platforms PDF
Nanocrystalline Coatings provide Hard Chrome Alternative PDF
Alkaline Corrosion-Resistant Sealant for Anodized Aluminum Alloys PDF
Evaluation for Alternatives to Hexavalent Chromium Sealants PDF
New Pretreatments and Non-Chromated Chemfilm for Magnesium Alloys PDF
Zinc Nickel Sealant and Magnesium Conversion Coating - Cobalt Free and Improves Anti-corrosion and Adhesive bonding PDF
Advanced Trivalent Chromium Seals for Hard-Coat Anodized Aluminum Alloys PDF
Maintenance Center Albany Puts the Hex on Hexavalent Chromium. Safer Substitute Found for Anodizing Aluminum Parts PDF
Long-Term Accelerated Corrosion and Adhesion Assessment of CARC Prepared Aluminum Alloy 5059-H131 Using Three Different Surface Preparation Methods PDF
Trivalent Chromium Process (TCP) as a sealer for MIL-A-8625F Type II, IIB, and IC Anodic Coatings PDF

CHEMEON Presentations* Downloads
MIL-SPEC Applications to Replace Hex Chrome on Non Aluminum Substrates PDF
Replace Hex Chrome with an Environmentally Friendly/Drop-In Replacement PDF
CHEMEON Technical Performance Capabilities Studies PDF
CHEMEON TCP-HF SP QPL Approved for Spray Applications PDF
CHEMEON AA-200 Technical Benefits PDF
CHEMEON TCP-HF Replacement to Hex Chrome PDF
CHEMEON TCP-HF on Non-Aluminum Substrates PDF
CHEMEON Trivalent Chromate Conversion and Powder Coating Applications PDF
CHEMEON Pretreatment & Conversion Coating for Magnesium Alloys PDF

Dr. Catherine Munson Named to Products Finishing 40 Under 40

Congratulation to our Research Chemist, Dr. Catherine Munson. Named to the Products Finishing Magazine 40 under 40! A graduate of Colorado State and Michigan State universities, Dr. Munson is an expert in trivalent zirconate chemistries and has had an immediate impact on Chemeon’s core competency, says Dr. Sjon Westre, the company’s vice president of technology. “In […]

Innovative Seal for Anodized Aluminum Eliminates Hexavalent Chrome Emissions

Chemeon TCP-HF Provides Safe Alternative to Carcinogenic Materials Used on Naval Aircraft. By Dr. Sjon Westre & Byron Estes (As Originally Published in Naval Power & Force Projection)   The Power and Value of CHEMEON Protection Naval Power Force Magazine featured CHEMEON’s Dr. Sjon Westre and Byron Estes discussing the challenges being faced by our […]

CHEMEON Scientists visit the “Carson City Eagle”

CHEMEON’s Dr. Sjon Westre and Dr. Catherine Munson get an up close look at the “ Carson City Eagle” in a recent visit with the Nevada DOT team of engineers and contractors responsible for the placement of the 800lb. all aluminum “Carson City Eagle”. The “Eagle” has a permanent perch in Nevada’s capital city at […]

CHEMEON Press Releases* Downloads
CHEMEON® Surface Technology Celebrates Five Years of Innovation and Success PDF
CHEMEON® Announces New International Distribution & Global Product Availability Online PDF
CHEMEON® and its distributors and customers can use the accurate historical reference "formerly Metalast" to refer to CHEMEON's former "Metalast" name and product PDF
CHEMEON® Debuts New Innovations at NASF SUR/FIN® 2017 (Booth #747) PDF
New Innovations and Alliance Mark 2nd Anniversary of CHEMEON Surface Technology Name Change PDF
Federal Court Rejects As Leading To “Absurd” Results, David Semas’ Contention That CHEMEON Cannot Reference “Metalast” PDF
CHEMEON and MPI Announce Finkote CC - Advanced Aluminum Conversion Coating Technology PDF
CHEMEON and Hubbard- Hall Commence a New Partnership PDF
The Many Ways CHEMEON Replaces Hexavalent Chrome PDF
CHEMEON welcomes new Vice President Technology PDF
CHEMEON confirms all QPD/QPL Mil-Spec product certifications PDF
Company name change announcement PDF
CHEMEON has become a Woman Owned Small Business PDF
New Corporate Website PDF

CHEMEON Stories* Links
Conversation with Dr. Sjon Westre - PF Magazine Read
CHEMEON Marketing Chemicals Under Changed Name - PF Magazine Read
A Conversation with... Madylon and Dean Meiling, CHEMEON - PF Magazine Read
Small Business Success Story: Becoming a WOSB – Department of the Navy, Office of Small Business Programs Read
Blue is the new Visual Quality Control Color – Read
New Pretreatments and Non-Chromated Chemfilm for Magnesium Alloys – Metal Finishing Read
Hexavalent Chrome Free Coatings for Electronics Applications Joint Test Report – NASA Read
Trivalent Chromium Conversion Coating for Corrosion Protection of Aluminum Surface – 2009 DoD Corrosion Conference Read
Trivalent Chromium for Enhanced Corrosion Protection on Aluminum Surfaces – Metal Finishing Magazine Read
An Investigation of Hexavalent-Free Chromate Conversion Coatings for Test and Measurement Instrumentation – Mike Powers, Agilent Technologies Read
Navy’s New Aluminum Anodizing Process is Safe and Effective – CorrDefense, DoD News about Preserving Military Assets Read
DoD 2007 ASETS Defense – May 2007 Workshop Read
Anodizing Process Eliminates Human Error – Products Finishing Magazine Read

* In 2013, CHEMEON Surface Technology, formerly Metalast Surface Technology, acquired all assets of Metalast International, LLC, and is the sole source of products and services known and marketed as Metalast prior to June 10, 2015, now marketed under the CHEMEON mark. Read more about the CHEMEON name change here.