Fujifilm Announces New Dye Coating for High-Speed and High-Cacpacity Recording
Posted Jan 9, 2004

Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc., has announced the development of a patented, organic dye that will eventually allow DVD-R recording capabilities at speeds spanning 1X to 16X. Additionally, Fujifilm displayed how this new dye coating can be used in the manufacture of a Blue Violet-laser write-once optical disc, with recording capacity of 23.3GB. The environmentally friendly organic substrate is well suited for mass production, according to Fujifilm, and is designed to utilize already existing spin-coating manufacturing technology.