What is Metashine?

METASHINE® effects pigments are produced from microscopic amorphous glass flake substrates and coated with a variety of NSG-proprietary surface treatments to produce a consistent and well-controlled color, glitter and luster effect.  Each grade consists of a tightly controlled particle size distribution to provide you a range of effects from isolated starlight to a shimmering metallic lustre. Because you will be utilizing the entire glass flake (including the edges), these effects are efficiently achieved at low addition rates even in bases with low transparency. The coated glass flakes are also extremely thin and therefore have a high covering power and good tactile feel on the skin.  Dozens of [color + particle size] combinations are commercially available.

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3D Printed Squares

METASHINE delivers conductivity and style to 3D printing

Work at a UK university has demonstrated that METASHINE can deliver xcellent electrical conductivity benefits to 3D printed components .

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Steve Prescott Foundation Inspirational Video

NGF is a proud sponsor of the Steve Prescott Foundation. Please take the time to look at this inspiration video.

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Following our re-branding exercise earlier this year and the focus on our global identity, NGF are pleased to advise that we have now launched our new website.

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