John Seelmeyer
Northern Nevada Business Weekly

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December 23, 2012
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Technology shines spotlight on Plasma Etch

Greg DeLarge and his team at Carson City's Plasma Etch Inc. has been getting lots of attention - the good kind of attention - from environmentalists in the last week or so.

Gratifying as he finds the plaudits from the environmental community, the president and chief executive officer of Plasma Tech is hopeful that the new technology will allow the company to break ahead of its competitors - including Chinese competitors that ignored Plasma Tech's patents to bring knockoffs to market.

Here's the big deal: Plasma etching historically has required use of chlorofluorocarbon, a greenhouse gas linked to damage to …

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