Plastics color pioneer Robert A. Charvat passed away


One of the early pioneers in the area of plastics colorants, Robert Alan "Bob" Charvat, 83, died at his home January 9, 2014, after a long battle with heart disease.

Bob was born in Cleveland and raised in Lakewood, OH, and trained in mechanical engineering. He spent his career in the field of chemical engineering in colorants for plastics, where he made his mark and remained active as a consultant and teacher until his death.
Read more