Heraeus SOL9235H Takes Industry Leading Position

Jul 08, 2010, 06:00 ET from Heraeus Photovoltaic

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- After only six (6) months in production, Heraeus Photovoltaic Business Unit has announced that its front side silver paste, SOL9235H, has assumed an industry leading position in market share, quality and efficiency.

Andy London, Global Business Unit Leader for Heraeus PV said, "In the short time we have had SOL9235H on the market it's come to be widely acknowledged as the highest quality and most efficient front side silver paste. With over 35% of the measured market it is used in the most efficient cells in production today. We are grateful for the reception SOL9235H has received."

"We continue to innovate, develop new products and customize them for specific production requirements. As the global solar market continues its rapid growth we believe solar manufacturers will increasingly turn to Heraeus for the newest, best and most efficient silver pastes."

Heraeus Photovoltaic will be exhibiting at Intersolar North America 2010 in San Francisco's Moscone Center West Hall from July 13-15, booth number 8550.

About Heraeus Photovoltaic Materials Business Unit

The Heraeus Photovoltaic Materials Business Unit is part of Heraeus, the precious metals and technology group headquartered in Hanau, Germany, and is a global, private company with over 155 years of tradition. Our businesses include precious metals, sensors, dental products and biomaterials, as well as quartz glass and specialty lighting sources. With product revenues approaching euro 3 billion and precious metal trading revenues of euro 13 billion, as well as nearly 13,000 employees in more than 110 companies worldwide, Heraeus holds a leading position in its global markets.

All Heraeus products are supported by in-depth process knowledge, personalized service, and custom solutions for emerging applications.  

With multiple R&D sites and a global network of production and support facilities, Heraeus continually introduces new products that meet both local and global requirements.  The company's goal is to achieve a level of quality and performance unsurpassed in the industry.

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