As the first 54x CD-RW writer has been announced to hit the market by middle
of April, Ciba's Ultragreen CD-R dye media have been already certified by
Mitsumi to meet the requirements for this fastest drive on the market.
Advanced recording dye technology developed by Ciba Specialty Chemicals and
latest CD-R manufacturing technology developed at Plasmon assure that the
end user can rely on stable performance when using ultrafast writing speeds.
Ciba Ultragreen MX dye media have been demonstrated to be ready even for
higher speeds beyond 54x. Thus, the end user can be assured that even at
these very high recording speeds there is enough margin to record and read
data reliably and that CD-R media made according to Ciba/Plasmon technology
provide maximum stability, compatibility and readability, now and in the
Ciba IRGAPHOR Ultragreen MX is today's market leading phthalocyanine dye for
CD-R, qualified and used by major CD-R brands and media manufacturers.
Ciba's cutting edge Ultragreen technology together with Plasmon's expertise
in optical media engineering is available to media manufacturers worldwide.