Consumables-General - Coatings

Antimicrobial Coatings for Print: Yes, No, and Maybe
September 24, 2020 at 8:34 am

Antimicrobial coatings for printing substrates exist, and they offer genuine benefits. But, although the coatings may do everything their manufacturers say, printers must use caution when stating what the products are intended for.

Cyngient Launches Odorless, Nestlé-Compliant PUREmatte UV Flexo Coating
May 7, 2020 at 8:47 am

PUREmatte is a virtually odorless UV-LED matte overprint coating for flexographic printers, ideal for printers and converters of shrink films and pressure-sensitive labels, as well as flexible packaging and folding carton applications. It is Nestlé-compliant and complies with California Proposition 65.

Sun Chemical Inks, Coatings and Consumables on Display at Corrugated Week
September 18, 2018 at 9:51 am

During Corrugated Week 2018, Sun Chemical will show corrugated printers a wide range of ink, coating and pressroom consumable solutions designed to help converters improve productivity, expand capabilities, maximize return on investment in their equipment and people, and produce higher value packaging.

Innovative Chemical Products Acquires MinusNine Technologies
March 16, 2017 at 3:57 pm

Innovative Chemical Products has announced the acquisition of MinusNine Technologies, a leading formulator and manufacturer of UV/EB coatings, adhesives, primers and specialty products for graphic arts and industrial applications.

Harris & Bruno Displays Multiple Coaters at drupa
May 26, 2016 at 10:25 am

Harris & Bruno International will demonstrate three ExcelCoat coaters, a web coater and various chamber systems in OEM presses at drupa. Demonstrations will take place on offset, flexo, digital, corrugated and converting equipment.