THE HAGUE, the Netherlands – RadTech Europe (RTE), the European Association for UV/EB technology, will host the 4th RTE Awards for Innovation Competition at its biennial RTE Conference & Exhibition to be held Oct. 14-15, 2009, in Nice, France. The event is designed to recognize and celebrate innovative utilization of UV/EB technology in diverse markets.

The RTE Awards for Innovation Competition is open to all companies utilizing UV/EB technology. Entries eligible for the competition must have been manufactured between Jan. 1, 2008, and July 31, 2009, using UV- or EB-curable inks, coatings or adhesives, or produced in any printing, manufacturing or construction application that used radiation curing technology. Entrants from all sectors of the radiation curing industry are welcome.

The deadline for submission of entries is Aug. 20, 2009. Additional information regarding the award can be found at