Technologies

Choose a technology below to see how our ideas live on, in connection with others, to help solve problems around the world.

Technologies

Choose a technology below to see how our ideas live on, in connection with others, to help solve problems around the world.

Vapour Processing

Critical performance characteristics often depend on a precise coating with a metal, oxide or polymer. Over decades of experience, 3M has refined one coating platform - vapour coating - into an art. Many of our current products owe their unique durability, reflectivity, barrier properties and chemical properties to the company’s expertise in this specialised manufacturing technology.

Technology Facts

  • Now Innovating Anti-glare screens, graffiti-resistant coatings
  • Markets Serves all 3M markets
  • Core Products Plasma, vacuum chamber, sputter

Technology Facts

  • 3M Business Unit Industrial, Consumer, Health Care, Electronics & Energy, Safety & Graphics