LED-UV printing is set to make its mark

Ultraviolet (UV) printing has been in mainstream use in labels and packaging for many years. It was adopted because of the many benefits it offered: fast curing for enhanced productivity, high colour strength for improved graphic reproduction, applicability with a wide range of substrates, absence of solvents and VOCs, high gloss and durable finishes.

In addition several ease-of-use qualities include consistent viscosity without regular manipulation and less wash-ups since UV inks and varnishes don’t dry when left on press.

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