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1999 Cardolite M. T. Harvey Award Winner – Warren P. Swett

Warren worked as a research chemist at Irvington Varnish & Insulator and 3M for over 40 years into the 80’s. These were the companies primarily responsible for commercializing CNSL based products. Perhaps, Warren’s most important innovation was developing the first continuous distillation unit for the production of cardanol. Back to list of M.T. Harvey Winners

1998 Cardolite M. T. Harvey Award Winner – Vijay Datta

While as Technical Director of Devoe Coatings in the 1980’s, Vijay introduced a product to the marine epoxy coatings industry, with the combined concept of all season cure, surface tolerance, and outstanding corrosion resistance. This product was based on a CNSL based curing agent and established the benchmark for a technology which continues to grow […]