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Gecko Platinum Gravure

Pure PU-based ink series for flexo printing

Application

PU-based universal printing ink series for lamination flexo printing in plurisolvent setting, free of monomeric plasticizers, supplied as ready-to-print ink.

The Gecko Platinum ink range offers the best possible bond strength with a wide range of substrates and bonding adhesives. It can be used for high temperature applications as well as steam sterilization, taking into account suitable pigments.

Printing Processes

  • Flexography

Special Properties

  • Universal series for lamination
  • Excellent compound values
  • Pure polyurethane-based
  • Suitable for pasteurisation and sterilisation
  • Can be used for high-definition flexo
  • Exceptionally low solvent retention
  • Usually does not require a bonding agent
  • Free from monomeric plasticizers
  • Reduced time required for ink system changeover to NC

Composite materials

High Performance
e.g. PET-OPA-CPP, PET-ALU-CPP, PET-CPP

Medium Performance
e.g. PET-ALU-PE, OPA-ALU-PE, OPA-PE

General Purpose
e.g. OPP-OPP, PET-PE, OPP-PE

Additional Information

The fastness of a colour formulation is determined by the selection of its pigments.

Technical Informations

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Gecko – Ink additives

Gecko inks are designed to fulfil most applications without further adding specific ingredients. Only very occasionally addition of special additives is needed.

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Gecko Metallics

Metallic inks for surface printing and lamination. Silver and gold products providing a variety of effects and properties.

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