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PRECISION, YOUR AEROSOL HISTORY

In 1949, PRECISION’s founder invented the miniaturized aerosol valve for mass production: the Modern Industry of Aerosol was created. And for over 70 years, PRECISION has defined the route of the dispensing industry through a steadfast commitment to high quality, innovation and outstanding customer service.

Here are just a few of the highlights:

  • 2018

    ONCAP acquires PRECISION

  • 2017

    New Global Organization by Region (North America, Europe, LATAM, ASPAC) and HQ in Greenville (SC), USA

  • 2016

    PRECISION acquires Ralpet Plastic in Australia

  • 2015

    Peak Rock Capital acquires PRECISION

  • 2014

    PRECISION opens a state-of-the-art US Federal Standard 209E Class 100,000 clean room at the Greenville, South Carolina manufacturing facility

  • 2012

    PRECISION works with a leading pharmaceutical company to develop a specialty valve for an innovative delivery system, ultimately receiving FDA approval in 2013

  • 2009-2010

    PRECISION relocates North American manufacturing from Yonkers, NY and Canada to Greenville, South Carolina, taking advantage of rich engineering talent in the local community

  • 2007-2009

    PRECISION establishes a new facility in Thailand, invests in a new facility in France and expands the facility in Germany to meet the growing global needs of our global customers

  • 1980-90s

    Over the next two decades, PRECISION continues to create innovative new valve designs, including the 360 degree valve and Super 90 valve, a fast gassing valve

  • 1977

    PRECISION develops the “Total Release” actuator; today, the “Total Release” is the industry standard

  • 1960

    PRECISION develops the first valve that can be pressure-filled with the button on; prior to this development, buttons had been applied to the valve after filling

  • 1958

    PRECISION develops the first “under the cup” filling machine, replacing the inefficient and costly cold-filling method

  • 1953

    USPTO issues the first PRECISION aerosol valve patent

  • 1949

    Company founder Robert Abplanalp files the first aerosol valve patent and PRECISION begins mass production of aerosol valves