Gruppo Colorobbia (Number of employees: 1800) is one of the leading producers of frits, glazes pigment, colour, enamels and clay bodies for ceramic, glass and sanitary ware industry. The main production units are located in the most important ceramic markets: Italy, Spain, Mexico and Brazil. Other production, distribution and services units are located on strategic countries.
Up to 1999 Colorobbia Italia, Italian Group’s company, created a new department, Ce.Ri.Col, (CEntro RIcerche COlorobbia), an advanced research laboratory in material science and nanomaterial. The Laboratory employs 14 researchers and technicians and is equipped with advanced instrumentations. At present, more than 10 research project are active in the field of nano functional surfaces, nanomedicine, new glass ceramics and new chemical process for the development of nanomaterials.
Thanks to past experience, Ce.Ri.Col will provide the partners with metal and oxide suspensions in industrial quantities, furthermore we have got a large know how in nanomaterial application on different kind of substrates: ceramic tiles, sanitary ware, glass, paint, plastic, textile, paper and metal.
Dr. Giovanni Baldi
Via Pietramarina No. 53
50059 Sovigliana-Vinci, Florence
Tel. +39 0571 709758
Fax +39 0571 709785