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Gecko Frontal Eco

Solvent-based ink for paper, aluminium, PE, acrylic coated OPP, BOPP

Application

Gecko Frontal Eco solvent-based ink is designed as good-value series for a variety of substrates, ideal for surface printing standard applications.

The series is recommended for shopping bags or basic applications on OPP where specific fastnesses (e.g. deep freeze resistance) are not required, delivering an excellent overall full and halftone printability in flexo and gravure.

Printing Processes

  • Rotogravure
  • Flexography

Special Properties

  • Excellent half- and fulltone printability
  • Low solvent retention
  • Good blocking resistance
  • Good heat resistance (up to 160°C)
  • May require adhesion promoter or adhesion enhancer on OPP

Suited Substrates

  • Paper and board
  • Metallised paper
  • Aluminium
  • PE
  • Acrylic coated OPP
  • BOPP

Additional Information

Most fastnesses are defined by choice of Gecko Base concentrates due to pigment specific properties. Other physical properties are governed by type of ink series.

Available as ready made inks or from Gecko Base monopigmented concentrate and Gecko Frontal Eco system additive within an ink dispenser formulation.

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