The Dayton, Ohio, company will assume BASF's membership in the association, which was established in 2004 to develop standards for the phase change material industry. Microtek plans to attend the association's next meeting, set for Oct. 17 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
"Microtek is pleased to become a member of the RAL Quality Association," said Tim Riazzi, Microtek president. "The Association has accomplished a great deal in bringing PCM technology into alignment with various markets. We would also like to express our appreciation for all BASF has done in the past to contribute to the association and help make it what it is today."