New Products

EB flexo inks

July 18, 2006

EB flexo inks
Sun Chemical
Parsippany NJ USA
Sun Chemical, maker of inks and pigments, has introduced WetFlex. It is a new printing process designed to improve print quality and efficiency for flexible packaging using a new generation energy curable ink technology developed and patented by Sun Chemical. The WetFlex flexographic printing process uses Sun Chemical’s UniQure inks, which are wet-trapped and cured using a single EB unit at the end of the press, eliminating the need for inter-station drying. The company says the combination of the WetFlex process and the UniQure inks do not require heat for drying, making them ideal for shrink sleeve applica