What are charger plates used for?

Answer Chargers are oversized plates that are both decorative and functional. They create a beautiful table setting before dinner and between courses. They can also be used instead of placemats to prote... Read More »

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Etiquette for Table Setting Using Charger Plates?

Charger plates are for decorative use as part of a formal place setting. They are large plates, usually about 12 inches in diameter, upon which china is placed. Food should never be served directly... Read More »

What are blood agar plates used for?

Blood agar is a culture growing medium made from a mixture of sheep blood and nutrient agar. The common use is to distinguish the bacteria from sputum and throat cultures, such as Streptococcus pyo... Read More »

What kind of paper is used to personalize melamine plates?

The special type of paper that is used for personalized melamine products, including plates, is called "melamine impregnated." That means that melamine resin has been incorporated into regular pape... Read More »

What printing method is used for writing on melamine plates?

The manufacturing process for printing writing or art onto melamine dishes, including plates, is fairly simple. It starts with a blank dish, and a thin thermoplastic resin or paper with the writing... Read More »