In this section, we've gathered resources that will help you understand and use Mayco products. The menu (to the right) provides links to the following items:

Food and Drug Administration: Download the PDF

  • Food Safety
  • Lead & Cadmium
  • Food Safe vs. Dinnerware Safe vs. Not Suitable for Dinnerware due to Surface Characteristics 
  • "Non-Toxic" & "Lead Free" 

Safety Data Sheets (formerly MSDS): As the world adopts the Globally Harmonized System of Classifying and Labeling Chemicals (GHS) all chemical manufacturers will switch to a single SDS format for communicating chemical hazard information. In the United States, OSHA has adopted the GHS guidelines for the preparation of SDS; full phase-in of SDS to be complete by June 1, 2015. Some helpful resources available from OSHA:

Product Conversions: a resource to help you find a Mayco glaze that is equivalent to a competitive glaze with which you may be familiar

Product Usage: the definitive resource for every Mayco color product. One each page you will find the following information:

  • Which Glaze is right for you? Find out here!
  • Product Description: the intent for the creation of the product and the results you can expect
  • Product Attributes: characteristics that demonstrate the unique qualities and properties
  • Application Recommendations: details on using the product for the primary purpose for which it was developed
  • Application Variations: alternative uses for a product; shared ideas and comments gleaned from artists, technical support and customer feedback.
  • Product Label: an image of the product label and the actual text found on the label

Mayco Video Channel, a direct link to our YouTube Channel

All of Mayco's current printed literature (brochures, educational pamphlets, catalogs, price lists) can be found on our literature page.