MAM-A Inc. was founded in March, 1996 for the production and sales of recordable compact discs. Their50,000 sq. ft. plant is located in Colorado Springs, CO. The MAM-A GOLD CD-R discs use Mitsui Chemical's patented dye and have a characteristic gold color. This combination of dye and pure gold provide superior longevity, high-speed writing and quality recording, up to 52X. MAM-A Inc. specializes in the manufacture of Archive grade, 24 Kt. Gold CD-R & DVD-R recordable optical discs. The MAM-A 24 Kt. Gold Archive gradeCD-R has an expected lifetime of 300 years & the MAM-A 24 Kt. Gold Archive grade DVD-R, 100 years. MAM-A Inc. has earned a reputation in North America for producing the highest quality,professional Archive Grade recordable media available.