Home Resource Center News and Announcements Materion Materion News and Announcements Materion publishes news and announcements about Materion Corporation and all of Business Units. Find information for the following business units and industries we serve. If you cannot find the information you need or would like to request additional information, please feel free to Contact Us. Resources Final Beryllium Standard Issued by OSHA The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published the final Beryllium Standard in the Federal Register. Learn more about this new standard. Materion in Space Materion has a long history of contributing to the United States' space program. As far back as 1961, our products were helping to propel American astronauts further from Earth than any human before. Materion employee stars in IHOP commercial with his family Materion employee and family are featured in an International House of pancakes (IHOP) television advertisement. Watch it here. OSHA Beryllium Standard Materion is committed to keeping customers, vendors, demand generators and other stakeholders informed of new information and issues involving beryllium-related health and safety. In keeping with this commitment, we would like to announce that on August 7, 2015, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for a Proposed Beryllium Standard. Materion Supports ASMI Cleveland Chapter’s Materials Camp for Teachers Materion was thanked as one of Cleveland area's corporate sponsors of ASM Internationals' Teachers Camp held at Beaumont High School in mid-July. Materion Materials Enabling Space Missions Beryllium & Composites provided the I-220H beryllium and Precision Optics created the ultra-narrow bandpass filters in the receiver optics for two missions currently making news. Emerging Medical Trends As an advanced materials supplier to both the medical device and semiconductor industry, Materion is in a unique position to anticipate customer requirements in the emerging medical market. Materion's Connection to the 2012 Nobel Prize for Physics Materion beryllium is used in Nobel Prize-winning research that is paving the way for quantum computer creation. Materion Technical Materials President Chairs Small and Medium Manufacturers Group Al Lubrano, president of Materion Technical Materials, will serve as chair of the Small and Medium Manufacturers (SMM) Group, and Thomas Riordan, president and CEO of Neenah Enterprises, Inc., will serve as vice chair. Materion Filters Aboard NASA Landsat 8 Launch On February 11, NASA's Atlas V rocket carrying the Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) spacecraft roared off the launch pad at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California carrying filters built by Materion Barr Precision Optics & Thin Film Coating in Westford and Tyngsboro, Massachusetts. Materion and Energy Dr. Edgar Vidal highlights Materion's important role in the Energy market. Leveraging Our Strengths in Consumer Electronics Our advanced materials help electronics designers push the limits of their applications and raise the bar on end-product quality and performance. Leveraging Our Strengths In Beryllium Medical scans use radioisotopes to diagnose many diseases. Our beryllium rods and reflectors are critical components in most of the test reactors that produce radioisotopes. Leveraging Our Strengths in Automotive Electronics Today a premium-class automobile contains 100 million lines of software running on 70 to 100 microprocessor-based electronic control units. Our alloys and clad composite materials ensure stable electrical connections. Historic Close Encounter with Pluto Captured with a Little Help from Materion How Do You Watch Your Favorite TV Programs Content delivered and consumed through competing delivery platforms, networks and screens will only increase Materion markets.