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Lawter supplies products and technical services for many specialty coating applications. The company's strength in rosin resin chemistry has made it a leading supplier to the thermoplastic road marking industry and water-borne coatings. Lawter provides specialty resins to the ink jet market, primer coatings industry other niche coating markets. They also offer tackifier resins that boost adhesion and tack in a variety of hot melt and solvent-based adhesives to the adhesives and sealant industry.
Alpha-Rez™ 9200 E Lawter Alpha-Rez™ 9200 E is a hybrid resin comprised of a rosin base and a structured visco-elastic hydrocarbon that displays high solubility and viscosity. The product is fast setting with a high gloss and shows high rheological stability under high shear condi...view more Alpha-Rez™ 9200 E is a hybrid resin comprised of a rosin base and a structured visco-elastic hydrocarbon that displays high solubility and viscosity. The product is fast setting with a high gloss and shows high rheological stability under high shear conditions. It also has a high critical toning index which is crucial for waterless offset inks. Alpha-Rez™ 9200 E is suitable for use in web offset, coldset and heatset applications as well as in letterpress and sheet-fed systems. view less
Burez® K80 500D Lawter Burez® K80 500D is a rosin soap with 80% solids and functions as an emulsifier in emulsion systems, as a tackifier for bottle label adhesives and applications in pigment resination. The Burez® range of rosin soaps are based on modified and disproportionat...view more Burez® K80 500D is a rosin soap with 80% solids and functions as an emulsifier in emulsion systems, as a tackifier for bottle label adhesives and applications in pigment resination. The Burez® range of rosin soaps are based on modified and disproportionated rosins saponified with potassium hydroxide or sodium. It is designed mostly for emulsion polymerization, wet glue formulations and organic pigment production. view less
Cinergi™ 100 A Lawter Cinergi™ 100 A is a medium quickset gel varnish from highly structured resin systems and is considered a sheet-fed vehicle. The product displays great synergy and compatibility with a variety of flush color systems. Inks using the product show better colo...view more Cinergi™ 100 A is a medium quickset gel varnish from highly structured resin systems and is considered a sheet-fed vehicle. The product displays great synergy and compatibility with a variety of flush color systems. Inks using the product show better color development, gloss and water balance. Cinergi™ 100 A is commonly used in sheet-fed applications view less
Cinergi™ 1407 A Lawter Cinergi™ 1407 A is a water-resistant gloss offset varnish that combines linseed, tung oil and phenolic varnish into a product that provides high gloss and water resistance. A good holdout and high viscosity ensure that inks with the product can be reduced...view more Cinergi™ 1407 A is a water-resistant gloss offset varnish that combines linseed, tung oil and phenolic varnish into a product that provides high gloss and water resistance. A good holdout and high viscosity ensure that inks with the product can be reduced with aliphatic solvents or low viscosity drying oils to boost setting speed without losing gloss. It also has the benefit of good soap and alkali resistance making it ideal for use in a variety of applications. Cinergi™ 1407 A is considered ideal for use in the highest quality offset and letterpress inks, while the product's water resistant feature means it can improve the working properties of lithographic inks. view less
Cinergi™ 2018 A Lawter Cinergi™ 2018 A is a sheet-fed metallic vehicle specifically created for use with gold pigments, although formulations with silver pigment can also be used. The product's resin facilitates improved gloss, holdout and misting. A reduced acid content ensure...view more Cinergi™ 2018 A is a sheet-fed metallic vehicle specifically created for use with gold pigments, although formulations with silver pigment can also be used. The product's resin facilitates improved gloss, holdout and misting. A reduced acid content ensures the finished ink keeps desired properties while countering tarnishing. Its flexibility allows Cinergi™ 2018 A to be adaptable to a variety of metallic applications including sheet-fed inks. view less
Cinergi™ 2022 A Lawter Cinergi™ 2022 A is a proprietary gloss varnish that has the benefit of a soft gel body and is 100% non-volatile. It has a linseed oil base and is ideally suited for use in sheet-fed ink applications.
Cinergi™ 2034 A Lawter Cinergi™ 2034 A is a non-volatile quickset gel vehicle that has low tack and is based on the latest elastic resin technologies. The tack to solids ratio allows users the ability to have maximum solids with few adjustments needed to obtain the desired tack...view more Cinergi™ 2034 A is a non-volatile quickset gel vehicle that has low tack and is based on the latest elastic resin technologies. The tack to solids ratio allows users the ability to have maximum solids with few adjustments needed to obtain the desired tack in the finished ink. Other benefits include press stability, good litho qualities and set speed. view less
Cinergi™ 2035 A Lawter Cinergi™ 2035 A is a free-flowing quickset varnish that is non-volatile and is made to adjust tack and flow in high solid ink systems. With elastic resin technology, the product helps to increase leveling, transfer and flow. This leads to higher gloss, wi...view more Cinergi™ 2035 A is a free-flowing quickset varnish that is non-volatile and is made to adjust tack and flow in high solid ink systems. With elastic resin technology, the product helps to increase leveling, transfer and flow. This leads to higher gloss, without affecting set speed. The product is ideally suited for use in sheet-fed inks and when used with other Cinergi™ lithographic vehicle products, yields superior ink performance. view less
Cinergi™ 2084 A Lawter Cinergi™ 2084 A is a quickset gel vehicle made for a variety of applications that allow it to be used in laser form and conventional inks. The product gives the ink formulation the freedom to formulate a variety of inks from one source. It is considered i...view more Cinergi™ 2084 A is a quickset gel vehicle made for a variety of applications that allow it to be used in laser form and conventional inks. The product gives the ink formulation the freedom to formulate a variety of inks from one source. It is considered ideal for use in sheet-fed inks and laser forms. view less
Cinergi™ 2085 A Lawter Cinergi™ 2085 A is a quickset gel vehicle that can be adaptable to laser forms and conventional ink applications. The product gives the ink formulation the freedom to formulate a variety of inks from a single source. Its benefits include a heavy gel with ...view more Cinergi™ 2085 A is a quickset gel vehicle that can be adaptable to laser forms and conventional ink applications. The product gives the ink formulation the freedom to formulate a variety of inks from a single source. Its benefits include a heavy gel with good holdout, gloss and rub features. It is considered suitable for use in sheet-fed inks and laser forms. view less
Cinergi™ 45 A Lawter Cinergi™ 45 A is a quickset varnish from highly-structured resin systems and has the benefit of providing good solubility and solvent release. It is fast setting and is ideally suited for use in sheet-fed inks.
Cinergi™ 80 A Lawter Cinergi™ 80 A is a quickset varnish from highly structured resin systems which makes for greater synergy, compatibility and fast setting with various flush color systems. The product is an ideal letdown/free-flow companion tool for Cinergi™-gelled systems...view more Cinergi™ 80 A is a quickset varnish from highly structured resin systems which makes for greater synergy, compatibility and fast setting with various flush color systems. The product is an ideal letdown/free-flow companion tool for Cinergi™-gelled systems. It is used in sheet-fed inks. view less
Decotherm™ 260 E Lawter Decotherm™ 260 E is a polyester resin dissolved in tripropylene glycol that has the benefit of high pigment wetting, gloss, flow and transfer on high speed presses. It also has good adhesion to metals which is why it is considered ideal for use in metal d...view more Decotherm™ 260 E is a polyester resin dissolved in tripropylene glycol that has the benefit of high pigment wetting, gloss, flow and transfer on high speed presses. It also has good adhesion to metals which is why it is considered ideal for use in metal deco inks. Such inks use the spindle printing or dry offset system of printing on 2-piece cans. view less
Decotherm™ 290 E Lawter Decotherm™ 290 E is a structured polyester resin that has low tack and misting properties, shows good transfer on high speed presses and displays adhesion to metals. It is used in metal deco inks using the spindle printing or dry offset method for 2-piece...view more Decotherm™ 290 E is a structured polyester resin that has low tack and misting properties, shows good transfer on high speed presses and displays adhesion to metals. It is used in metal deco inks using the spindle printing or dry offset method for 2-piece cans. It shows good color retention and is also used in white and colored ink applications. view less
Eco-Rez™ 9710 A Lawter Eco-Rez™ 9710 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin with a low-structured rosin resin providing good pigment wetting characteristics. It is part of the family of Eco-Rez™ products offering water balance and rheological stability with sharp imprint images ...view more Eco-Rez™ 9710 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin with a low-structured rosin resin providing good pigment wetting characteristics. It is part of the family of Eco-Rez™ products offering water balance and rheological stability with sharp imprint images during long and high-speed press runs. Eco-Rez™ 9710 A is ideally suited to be used in sheet-fed, heatset and coldset applications. view less
Eco-Rez™ 9711 A Lawter Eco-Rez™ 9711 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin with a low structure and has the benefit of a more stable rheology with improved gloss and high-speed transfer as added features. It has a high renewable content, providing a greener and more sustainable...view more Eco-Rez™ 9711 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin with a low structure and has the benefit of a more stable rheology with improved gloss and high-speed transfer as added features. It has a high renewable content, providing a greener and more sustainable chemistry option. The product is suitable for use in coldset, heatset and sheet-fed applications. view less
Eco-Rez™ 9715 A Lawter Eco-Rez™ 9715 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin with a medium structure in a resin which provides limited solubility in aliphatic ink solvents.The product is part of a new generation of phenol-free resins with improved performance based on a more envi...view more Eco-Rez™ 9715 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin with a medium structure in a resin which provides limited solubility in aliphatic ink solvents.The product is part of a new generation of phenol-free resins with improved performance based on a more environmentally sustainable approach to formulations. High-speed transfer, sharp print images and water balance stability are part of the added benefits of the new technology. Eco-Rez™ 9715 A is suitable for all offset inks including coldset, heatset and sheet-fed applications. view less
Eco-Rez™ 9730 A Lawter Eco-Rez™ 9730 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin that is part of a new generation of resins with greater rheological stability, sharp imprint images and water balance stability during long and high-speed press runs. Unlike prior phenol-free resins, the...view more Eco-Rez™ 9730 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin that is part of a new generation of resins with greater rheological stability, sharp imprint images and water balance stability during long and high-speed press runs. Unlike prior phenol-free resins, the product provides a more sustainable chemistry option with improved levels of performance. Eco-Rez™ 9730 A is used in all offset inks including coldset, heatset and sheet-fed applications. view less
Eco-Rez™ 9760 A Lawter Eco-Rez™ 9760 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin that provides an increased level of renewable content in line with a more sustainable approach to chemistry formulations. As part of the new products in the Eco-Rez™ line, the resin offers sharper print ...view more Eco-Rez™ 9760 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free resin that provides an increased level of renewable content in line with a more sustainable approach to chemistry formulations. As part of the new products in the Eco-Rez™ line, the resin offers sharper print images and better rheological stability and water balance stability during long and high-speed press runs. Eco-Rez™ 9760 A is suitable for all offset inks including coldset, heatset and sheet-fed applications. view less
Eco-Set™ 4500 A Lawter Eco-Set™ 4500 A is a flushing and pigment grinding sheet-fed vehicle which offers pigment dispersal in a more natural state using the phenol fomaldehyde-free resin system. The product has high renewable content, is fast setting with good gloss and water/i...view more Eco-Set™ 4500 A is a flushing and pigment grinding sheet-fed vehicle which offers pigment dispersal in a more natural state using the phenol fomaldehyde-free resin system. The product has high renewable content, is fast setting with good gloss and water/ink balance. It is ideal for use in commercial heatset inks, in packaging heatset inks, and in letterpress and insert inks. view less
Eco-Set™ 4600 A Lawter Eco-Set™ 4600 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free, sheet-fed free-flow vehicle that has high renewable content which is geared toward demands for a greener and cleaner ink chemistry. Apart from sustainable chemistry interests, Eco-Set™ products are able to pr...view more Eco-Set™ 4600 A is a phenol formaldehyde-free, sheet-fed free-flow vehicle that has high renewable content which is geared toward demands for a greener and cleaner ink chemistry. Apart from sustainable chemistry interests, Eco-Set™ products are able to provide improved performance properties. Print sharpness, ink water balance and reduced misting tendencies allow the Eco-Set™ brand to be an ideal choice for commercial sheet-fed in product lines. The product is also ideal for use in letterpress inks, packaging sheet-fed inks and in laser form inks. view less
Eco-Set™ 4801 A Lawter Eco-Set™ 4801 A is a non-volatile gel vehicle that is eco friendly due to its phenol formaldehyde-free and higher renewable materials that feed into demands for greener and cleaner chemistry requirements. Apart from the sustainability features, Eco-Set™ v...view more Eco-Set™ 4801 A is a non-volatile gel vehicle that is eco friendly due to its phenol formaldehyde-free and higher renewable materials that feed into demands for greener and cleaner chemistry requirements. Apart from the sustainability features, Eco-Set™ vehicles are able to provide improved performance properties like sharper print at lower tacks, reduced tendency to mist and ink water balance. The product is ideally suited for use in commercial sheet-fed inks, packaging sheet-fed inks, laser form inks and letterpress inks. view less
Eco-Set™ 4802 A Lawter Eco-Set™ 4802 A is an eco-friendly fast setting high solids gel vehicle with phenol formaldehyde-free and renewable content allowing it to comply with demands for a greener and cleaner ink chemistry. The product offers moderate gel structure and hard dryi...view more Eco-Set™ 4802 A is an eco-friendly fast setting high solids gel vehicle with phenol formaldehyde-free and renewable content allowing it to comply with demands for a greener and cleaner ink chemistry. The product offers moderate gel structure and hard drying features along with good gloss and enhanced ink film hardness. It is suitable for use in commercial sheet-fed and letterpress inks, along with uses in packaging sheet-fed inks and laser form inks. view less
Eco-Webb™ 5600 A Lawter Eco-Webb™ 5600 A is a free-flowing heatset vehicle that has low polarity resins that result in the ink water balance becoming less of a challenge during long press runs. Among the benefits of the product include a phenol that is formaldehyde-free, shows h...view more Eco-Webb™ 5600 A is a free-flowing heatset vehicle that has low polarity resins that result in the ink water balance becoming less of a challenge during long press runs. Among the benefits of the product include a phenol that is formaldehyde-free, shows high renewable content and is fast setting with good gloss. The product is ideal for use in commercial heatset, publication heatset and packaging heatset inks as well as insert inks. view less
Eco-Webb™ 5801 A Lawter Eco-Webb™ 5801 A is a heatset gel vehicle with low polarity resins that result in the ink water balance becoming less of a challenge during long press runs. A phenol that is formaldehyde-free, it also has the benefit of giving print sharpness, offers high...view more Eco-Webb™ 5801 A is a heatset gel vehicle with low polarity resins that result in the ink water balance becoming less of a challenge during long press runs. A phenol that is formaldehyde-free, it also has the benefit of giving print sharpness, offers high renewable content and is fast setting. It is considered ideal in packaging heatset, commercial heatset and publication heatset inks as well as insert inks. view less
Eco-Webb™ 5802 A Lawter Eco-Webb™ 5802 A is a heatset gel varnish with low polarity resins that cause ink water balance to be less of a challenge during long press runs. It is fast setting, has a high renewable content and provides ink sharpness. It is used in commercial heatset...view more Eco-Webb™ 5802 A is a heatset gel varnish with low polarity resins that cause ink water balance to be less of a challenge during long press runs. It is fast setting, has a high renewable content and provides ink sharpness. It is used in commercial heatset and packaging heatset inks and in letterpress and insert printing applications. view less
Filtrez™ 3305 A Lawter Filtrez™ 3305 A is a maleic modified rosin ester made for the thermoplastic pavement marking industry. The resin needs less liquid plasticizer in the finished application and is ideally suited for use in coatings and pavement markings.
Filtrez™ 3310 A Lawter Filtrez™ 3310 A is a maleic modified rosin ester for use in nitrocellulose-based ink systems that need lower aromaticity to be compatible with alcohols in the system. It has good adhesion and is considered ideal for use in coatings and pavement markings.
Filtrez™ 3320 A Lawter Filtrez™ 3320 A is a maleic modified rosin ester made for ink and nitrocellulose lacquer systems that have low aromatic solvents. Filtrez™ 3320 A is considered suitable for use in gravure and flexographic inks and coatings.
Filtrez™ 339 A Lawter Filtrez™ 339 A is a maleic modified rosin ester made for ink and nitrocellulose lacquer systems that have low aromatic solvents. Benefits of using the resin include higher gloss, adhesion and hardness. Filtrez™ 339 A is used in flexographic and gravure i...view more Filtrez™ 339 A is a maleic modified rosin ester made for ink and nitrocellulose lacquer systems that have low aromatic solvents. Benefits of using the resin include higher gloss, adhesion and hardness. Filtrez™ 339 A is used in flexographic and gravure inks and coatings. view less
Filtrez™ 5014 A Lawter Filtrez™ 5014 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol and with the ability to display fast drying, low foaming and bronzing capabilities as well as good wet and dry rub resistance features. The product was created with the intention of pro...view more Filtrez™ 5014 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol and with the ability to display fast drying, low foaming and bronzing capabilities as well as good wet and dry rub resistance features. The product was created with the intention of providing pigment wetting ability in water-based inks and coatings. Filtrez™ 5014 A was developed for use in gravure and flexographic ink applications and coatings. view less
Filtrez™ 521 A Lawter Filtrez™ 521 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol with a high acid value and softening point. The product's broad compatibility and solubility allow it to be an important consideration in flexographic printing inks.
Filtrez™ 526 A Lawter Filtrez™ 526 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester that is soluble in alcohol and because it needs minimal amine due to the low acid value, it shows a faster drying time. Its high viscosity in water results in lower resin solids emerging in the final ink. F...view more Filtrez™ 526 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester that is soluble in alcohol and because it needs minimal amine due to the low acid value, it shows a faster drying time. Its high viscosity in water results in lower resin solids emerging in the final ink. Filtrez™ 526 A is suitable for use in gravure and flexographic inks and coatings. view less
Filtrez™ 530 A Lawter Filtrez™ 530 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol and with a high acid value and softening point. Its low viscosity in aqueous ammonia solutions and alcohol, makes for high gloss in overprint varnishes. Filtrez™ 530 A is usually found i...view more Filtrez™ 530 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol and with a high acid value and softening point. Its low viscosity in aqueous ammonia solutions and alcohol, makes for high gloss in overprint varnishes. Filtrez™ 530 A is usually found in water-based gravure and flexographic inks and solvents. view less
Filtrez™ 531 A Lawter Filtrez™ 531 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol and with a moderately high acid value, but high softening point. The resin provides leveling and gloss and is an especially useful agent in floor polishes. It can be applied in water-bas...view more Filtrez™ 531 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol and with a moderately high acid value, but high softening point. The resin provides leveling and gloss and is an especially useful agent in floor polishes. It can be applied in water-based flexographic and gravure inks and solvents. view less
Filtrez™ 567 A Lawter Filtrez™ 567 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester that is soluble in alcohol with similar characteristics as acrylic resins as far as transfer, drying, gloss and water resistance of the dry film. Its chemical difference leads it to display an enhanced perf...view more Filtrez™ 567 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester that is soluble in alcohol with similar characteristics as acrylic resins as far as transfer, drying, gloss and water resistance of the dry film. Its chemical difference leads it to display an enhanced performance when compared to other water-soluble resins. Filtrez™ 567 A is ideally suited for use in gravure and flexographic inks and coatings. view less
Filtrez™ 591 A Lawter Filtrez™ 591 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol and with a high acid value and good solubility in glycol systems. Along with a low molecular weight and the nature of the rosin, the benefits combine to ensure an enhanced pigment recept...view more Filtrez™ 591 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester, soluble in alcohol and with a high acid value and good solubility in glycol systems. Along with a low molecular weight and the nature of the rosin, the benefits combine to ensure an enhanced pigment reception to wetting. The product is particularly suited for use in moisture set inks and pigment striking applications. view less
Filtrez™ 618 A Lawter Filtrez™ 618 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester displaying high solubility in aliphatic and vegetable oils. It was created to provide good pigment wetting properties with low viscosity being an added feature. The product finds uses in offset inks and co...view more Filtrez™ 618 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester displaying high solubility in aliphatic and vegetable oils. It was created to provide good pigment wetting properties with low viscosity being an added feature. The product finds uses in offset inks and coatings. view less
Filtrez™ 620 A Lawter Filtrez™ 620 A is a phenolic-modified rosin ester displaying high solubility in aliphatic and vegetable oils. The product was created to provide good pigment wetting ability and complements this feature by offering low viscosity. It is primarily used in g...view more Filtrez™ 620 A is a phenolic-modified rosin ester displaying high solubility in aliphatic and vegetable oils. The product was created to provide good pigment wetting ability and complements this feature by offering low viscosity. It is primarily used in grinding and flushing vehicles in offset inks and coatings. view less
Filtrez™ 629 A Lawter Filtrez™ 629 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester that has medium viscosity with low solubility in aliphatic solvents. The product was created as a workhorse resin showing good gel reactivity with aluminum solvents. Filtrez™ 629 A is ideally suited for us...view more Filtrez™ 629 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester that has medium viscosity with low solubility in aliphatic solvents. The product was created as a workhorse resin showing good gel reactivity with aluminum solvents. Filtrez™ 629 A is ideally suited for use in heatset and sheet-fed inks. view less
Filtrez™ 656 A Lawter Filtrez™ 656 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high viscosity and good solubility in aliphatic solvents. It was created as an elastic resin, showing gel structure without the need for additional chelates. The resin is regarded as a good foundati...view more Filtrez™ 656 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high viscosity and good solubility in aliphatic solvents. It was created as an elastic resin, showing gel structure without the need for additional chelates. The resin is regarded as a good foundation for creating heatset and sheet-fed systems. view less
Filtrez™ 672 A Lawter Filtrez™ 672 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high viscosity, good solubility in aliphatic solvents and created as an elastic resin gel structure. The product offers a good base for the creation of heatset and sheet-fed systems in high temperat...view more Filtrez™ 672 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high viscosity, good solubility in aliphatic solvents and created as an elastic resin gel structure. The product offers a good base for the creation of heatset and sheet-fed systems in high temperature and shear applications. It is considered ideal for use in offset inks and coatings. view less
Filtrez™ 681 A Lawter Filtrez™ 681 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high molecular weight and displaying good solubility in aliphatic solvents. The product was created as an elastic co-resin to help add compatibility while not losing structure. Filtrez™ 681 A offers...view more Filtrez™ 681 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high molecular weight and displaying good solubility in aliphatic solvents. The product was created as an elastic co-resin to help add compatibility while not losing structure. Filtrez™ 681 A offers good pigment wetting and is ideally suited for use in offset inks and coatings. view less
Flex-Rez™ 1084AS A Lawter Flex-Rez™ 1084AS A is a polyamide resin that is alcohol soluble, is non-film forming and has the advantage of displaying a high melting point. It also has high heat, grease and gel resistance properties and is a fast solvent release. Flex-Rez™ 1084AS A is...view more Flex-Rez™ 1084AS A is a polyamide resin that is alcohol soluble, is non-film forming and has the advantage of displaying a high melting point. It also has high heat, grease and gel resistance properties and is a fast solvent release. Flex-Rez™ 1084AS A is suitable for use in flexo/gravure inks for plastics and foils and in overprint varnishes and coatings. view less
Flex-Rez™ 1155AS A Lawter Flex-Rez™ 1155AS A is a polyamide resin with 100% solids and has good pigment wetting, gloss, adhesion and film-forming properties. It also shows good gel resistance as well as water, lard, oil, grease and alkali resistance features. Flex-Rez™ 1155AS A is...view more Flex-Rez™ 1155AS A is a polyamide resin with 100% solids and has good pigment wetting, gloss, adhesion and film-forming properties. It also shows good gel resistance as well as water, lard, oil, grease and alkali resistance features. Flex-Rez™ 1155AS A is suitable for use in flexo/gravure inks for plastics and foils, in cold seal release lacquers and in coatings and overprint varnishes. view less
Flex-Rez™ 2433AD A Lawter Flex-Rez™ 2433AD A is an alcohol dilutable polyamide resin that displays good adhesion on substrates like polypropylene, polyethylene and coated foils together with suitable wet-pack resistance. It is considered suitable for use in gravure and flexographi...view more Flex-Rez™ 2433AD A is an alcohol dilutable polyamide resin that displays good adhesion on substrates like polypropylene, polyethylene and coated foils together with suitable wet-pack resistance. It is considered suitable for use in gravure and flexographic inks, overprint varnishes and heat-seal coatings. view less
Flex-Rez™ 3370CS A Lawter Flex-Rez™ 3370CS A is a polyamide resin that has 100% solids with good adhesion and displaying gel, water, lard, grease, oil and alkali resistance. It is considered suitable for use in flexo/gravure inks for plastics and foils as well as in overprint varn...view more Flex-Rez™ 3370CS A is a polyamide resin that has 100% solids with good adhesion and displaying gel, water, lard, grease, oil and alkali resistance. It is considered suitable for use in flexo/gravure inks for plastics and foils as well as in overprint varnishes and coatings. view less
Flex-Rez™ 4584AD A Lawter Flex-Rez™ 4584AD A is a polyamide resin with 100% solids and is compatible with phenolic and maleic resins. It has good wet pack, gel and block resistance with gloss as an added feature. Flex-Rez™ 4584AD A is used in flexo and gravure inks for plastics an...view more Flex-Rez™ 4584AD A is a polyamide resin with 100% solids and is compatible with phenolic and maleic resins. It has good wet pack, gel and block resistance with gloss as an added feature. Flex-Rez™ 4584AD A is used in flexo and gravure inks for plastics and foil, in cold seal release lacquers and in coatings and overprint varnishes. view less
Flex-rez™ 1074CS A Lawter Flex-rez™ 1074 CS A is a co-solvent soluble polyamide resin that has high gloss with a low viscosity and fast solvent release. It is also grease, alkali, lard and water resistant and possesses good adhesion, flexibility and film-forming properties. The pr...view more Flex-rez™ 1074 CS A is a co-solvent soluble polyamide resin that has high gloss with a low viscosity and fast solvent release. It is also grease, alkali, lard and water resistant and possesses good adhesion, flexibility and film-forming properties. The product is used in gravure and flexographic inks, overprint varnishes and cold seal release lacquers. view less
Flexonic™ 37 A Lawter Flexonic™ 37 A is a nonionic, high-density polyethylene wax emulsion that functions as an additive in coatings and water-based inks where rub resistance, slip and block resistance and/or hardness are required. It can be used as an additive in wood, metal ...view more Flexonic™ 37 A is a nonionic, high-density polyethylene wax emulsion that functions as an additive in coatings and water-based inks where rub resistance, slip and block resistance and/or hardness are required. It can be used as an additive in wood, metal and paper coatings and in overprint varnishes where hardness and slip are needed, without much degradation of gloss. view less
Flexonic™ 4104 A Lawter Flexonic™ 4104 A is a water-based PTFE dispersion that promotes high abrasion, mar and high temperature resistance. It is formulated for a particle size of 5.5 microns for use in various paint, ink and coating applications. Flexonic™ 4104 A is considered ...view more Flexonic™ 4104 A is a water-based PTFE dispersion that promotes high abrasion, mar and high temperature resistance. It is formulated for a particle size of 5.5 microns for use in various paint, ink and coating applications. Flexonic™ 4104 A is considered ideal for use in flexographic and gravure inks and in aqueous paints and coatings. view less
Flexonic™ 601 A Lawter Flexonic™ 601 A is an aqueous wax dispersion that has a concentrated wax blend that thrives in systems that need a high degree of transparency, gloss, slip and scratch, mar and wet rub resistance. The product uses a surfactant system that manages foaming ...view more Flexonic™ 601 A is an aqueous wax dispersion that has a concentrated wax blend that thrives in systems that need a high degree of transparency, gloss, slip and scratch, mar and wet rub resistance. The product uses a surfactant system that manages foaming without impacting on water resistance or contributing to incompatibility. Flexonic™ 601 A is suited for use in aqueous flexographic and gravure inks and in aqueous paper, metal, wood and OPV coatings. view less
Flexonic™ 902 A Lawter Flexonic™ 902 A is a water-based polyethylene and paraffin wax dispersion for use in systems that need a high degree of gloss, wet rub resistance along with slip, scratch and mar resistance properties. The product uses a surfactant system that manages foa...view more Flexonic™ 902 A is a water-based polyethylene and paraffin wax dispersion for use in systems that need a high degree of gloss, wet rub resistance along with slip, scratch and mar resistance properties. The product uses a surfactant system that manages foaming without impacting on incompatibility or water resistance. Flexonic™ 902 A is suited for use in aqueous flexographic and gravure inks and in aqueous wood, paper, metal and OPV coatings. view less
Fluoron™ 672 A Lawter Fluoron™ 672 A is a PTFE concentrate dispersed in a non-volatile lubricating paste and is designed for abrasion resistance and lubricity in inks. Among the benefits are a narrow particle size distribution, good heat resistance, minimal effect on rheology ...view more Fluoron™ 672 A is a PTFE concentrate dispersed in a non-volatile lubricating paste and is designed for abrasion resistance and lubricity in inks. Among the benefits are a narrow particle size distribution, good heat resistance, minimal effect on rheology and gloss as well as abrasion and mar resistance properties. Fluoron™ 672 A is suitable for use in heatset offset inks, sheet-fed offset inks and in overprint varnishes. view less
Fluoron™ 735 A Lawter Fluoron™ 735 A is a blend of PTFE dispersed in a non-volatile lubricating paste in a high performance additive that gives good slip and rub. It narrows particle size distribution, has minimal effect on rheology and gloss and has good abrasion and mar resi...view more Fluoron™ 735 A is a blend of PTFE dispersed in a non-volatile lubricating paste in a high performance additive that gives good slip and rub. It narrows particle size distribution, has minimal effect on rheology and gloss and has good abrasion and mar resistance properties. Fluoron™ 735 A is used in heatset offset inks, sheet-fed offset inks and in overprint varnishes. view less
Fluoron™ 960 A Lawter Fluoron™ 960 A is an ultra-fine PTFE dispersed in a fast-setting resinated vehicle that is formulated to give the best rub resistance and lubricity in inks. It has good slip and heat, abrasion and mar resistance properties while showing minimal effect on ...view more Fluoron™ 960 A is an ultra-fine PTFE dispersed in a fast-setting resinated vehicle that is formulated to give the best rub resistance and lubricity in inks. It has good slip and heat, abrasion and mar resistance properties while showing minimal effect on rheology and gloss. Fluoron™ 960 A is ideally suited for use in heatset offset inks, in sheet-fed offset inks and in overprint varnishes. view less
Halex™ A Lawter Halex™ A is a water and alcohol repellent sheet-fed gloss varnish that has been modified for high water repellence. Its high tack can be reduced using small amounts of aliphatic diluents or drying oil. It offers the benefit of good gloss and rub resistanc...view more Halex™ A is a water and alcohol repellent sheet-fed gloss varnish that has been modified for high water repellence. Its high tack can be reduced using small amounts of aliphatic diluents or drying oil. It offers the benefit of good gloss and rub resistance in ink formulations that use the product. It is considered a water-fighting varnish with applications in sheet-fed and letterpress inks. view less
Hydro-Rez™ 1000D A Lawter Hydro-Rez™ 1000D A is a water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion that can be used in combination with a higher Tg sulfo polyester polymer as a plasticizing resin or just as a lone resin. When it is used as a plasticizer, the polymer improves film f...view more Hydro-Rez™ 1000D A is a water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion that can be used in combination with a higher Tg sulfo polyester polymer as a plasticizing resin or just as a lone resin. When it is used as a plasticizer, the polymer improves film formation, adhesion and flexibility on non-absorbent substrates. The product is a stable dispersion with no surfactants or solvents. Since it has no ammonia or amines for neutralization, pH neutral inks formulated with Hydro-Rez™ resins don't need pH adjustment on the press. The polymer has the benefit of giving off gloss, adhesion, transparency, fast drying speeds, low odor and scuff resistance on coatings, inks and primers. It is ideally suited for use in water-based primers and coatings or in water-based gravure and flexo inks. view less
Hydro-Rez™ 1100D A Lawter Hydro-Rez™ 1100D A is a stable water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion with no surfactants or solvents. Since it also has no ammonia or amines for neutralization, pH neutral inks formulated with Hydro-Rez™ resins don't need pH adjustment on the pre...view more Hydro-Rez™ 1100D A is a stable water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion with no surfactants or solvents. Since it also has no ammonia or amines for neutralization, pH neutral inks formulated with Hydro-Rez™ resins don't need pH adjustment on the press. The product gives off a low odor, gloss, fast drying speed, rub, transparency, adhesion and scuff resistance on coatings, primers and inks. Hydro-Rez™ 1100D A is suitable for use in water-based coatings and primers as well as water-based gravure and flexo inks. view less
Hydro-Rez™ 1200D2 A Lawter Hydro-Rez™ 1200D2 A is a water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion with 30% resin solids with no amines or ammonia. Since it has no ammonia or amines for neutralization, pH neutral inks formulated with Hydro-Rez™ resins don't need pH adjustment on th...view more Hydro-Rez™ 1200D2 A is a water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion with 30% resin solids with no amines or ammonia. Since it has no ammonia or amines for neutralization, pH neutral inks formulated with Hydro-Rez™ resins don't need pH adjustment on the press. The product has the benefit of providing low odor, gloss, adhesion, transparency, fast drying speed and water, rub and scuff resistance on coatings, primers and inks. Hydro-Rez™ 1200D2 A is suitable for use in water-based coatings and primers and in water-based gravure and flexo inks. view less
Hydro-Rez™ 1400D A Lawter Hydro-Rez™ 1400D A is a water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion which, when used as a plasticizer, helps film formation, adhesion and flexibility when used on non-absorbent substrates. It has no ammonia or amines for neutralization. This means that...view more Hydro-Rez™ 1400D A is a water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion which, when used as a plasticizer, helps film formation, adhesion and flexibility when used on non-absorbent substrates. It has no ammonia or amines for neutralization. This means that pH neutral inks formulated with the product's resins don't need pH adjustment on the press. Hydro-Rez™ 1400D A provides gloss, low odor, adhesion, fast drying speed, rub, transparency and scuff resistance to coatings, inks and primers. It is suitable for use in waster-based coatings and primers and in water-based gravure and flexo inks. view less
Hydro-Rez™ 2140D A Lawter Hydro-Rez™ 2140D A is a water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion that is compatible with various inorganic and organic pigments which allow it to develop a complete color palette. Since it has no ammonia or amines for neutralization, pH neutral inks...view more Hydro-Rez™ 2140D A is a water-based sulfo polyester polymer dispersion that is compatible with various inorganic and organic pigments which allow it to develop a complete color palette. Since it has no ammonia or amines for neutralization, pH neutral inks formulated with resins from the product line don't need pH adjustment on the press. The product gives off a fast drying speed, low odor, adhesion, gloss, rub, transparency and scuff resistance to coatings, inks and primers. Hydro-Rez™ 2140D A is suitable for use in water-based primers and coatings and in water-based gravure and flexo inks. view less
Hydro-Rez™ 3886 A Lawter Hydro-Rez™ 3886 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester which shows good compatibility with ethyl cellulose and nitrocellulose and has good solubility in alcohol. It is mostly used in flexographic inks to enhance adhesion and gloss and to increase solids. Hyd...view more Hydro-Rez™ 3886 A is a fumaric modified rosin ester which shows good compatibility with ethyl cellulose and nitrocellulose and has good solubility in alcohol. It is mostly used in flexographic inks to enhance adhesion and gloss and to increase solids. Hydro-Rez™ 3886 A can also be used is SS nitrocellulose-based lacquer systems if the solvents are to be based on alcohols. Further usage of the product is in carton and specialty inks, spirit varnishes and shellac substitutes. view less
Hydro-Rez™ 5614 A Lawter Hydro-Rez™ 5614 A is a fumarated modified rosin ester that can be dispersed in water with amines, ammonia or morpholine and is also soluble in alcohol. It displays fast water release in aqueous inks, exhibits good flexibility and low viscosity and its hig...view more Hydro-Rez™ 5614 A is a fumarated modified rosin ester that can be dispersed in water with amines, ammonia or morpholine and is also soluble in alcohol. It displays fast water release in aqueous inks, exhibits good flexibility and low viscosity and its high melting point ensures good leveling and fast solvent release. The product is particularly recommended for use in flexographic inks, while also finding uses in gravure, carton and specialty inks and spirit varnishes. view less
Hydro-Rez™ 5626 A Lawter Hydro-Rez™ 5626 A is a fumarated rosin ester that can be dispersed in water with morpholine, ammonia or amines and shows solubility in alcohol. A high melting point provides good leveling and fast solvent release and shows compatibility with manila resins...view more Hydro-Rez™ 5626 A is a fumarated rosin ester that can be dispersed in water with morpholine, ammonia or amines and shows solubility in alcohol. A high melting point provides good leveling and fast solvent release and shows compatibility with manila resins, shellac and most acrylic resins and dispersions. It offers high gloss, a high softening point, flexibility and good color and odor. The product is used in gravure and flexographic inks, overprint varnishes, specialty varnishes, spirit varnishes and carton inks. view less
Miradull™ 7060 A Lawter Miradull™ 7060 A is a dull sheet-fed overprint varnish that shows a dull and gloss contrast of the printed materials. It has good drying properties and withstands burnishing. The product also displays resistance to piling, good transfer, a light color and...view more Miradull™ 7060 A is a dull sheet-fed overprint varnish that shows a dull and gloss contrast of the printed materials. It has good drying properties and withstands burnishing. The product also displays resistance to piling, good transfer, a light color and is considered ideal for use in overprints. view less
Miradull™ 8689 A Lawter Miradull™ 8689 A is an ultra dull sheet-fed overprint varnish that offers premium performance in terms of offset lithography. The dull finish makes it resistant to polishing with good yellowing characteristics. The wax and drier content allows for skinnin...view more Miradull™ 8689 A is an ultra dull sheet-fed overprint varnish that offers premium performance in terms of offset lithography. The dull finish makes it resistant to polishing with good yellowing characteristics. The wax and drier content allows for skinning in the can. Other benefits include the highest degree of matte finish, good transparency and hard drying. Miradull™ 8689 A is suitable for use in overprints. view less
Miraglaze™ 2540 A Lawter Miraglaze™ 2540 A is a sheet-fed overprint varnish that has good "stay open" and press stability properties on the press, essential during interrupted press runs. It has driers and waxes that are either dry trapped or wet. The benefits of Miraglaze™ 2540 ...view more Miraglaze™ 2540 A is a sheet-fed overprint varnish that has good "stay open" and press stability properties on the press, essential during interrupted press runs. It has driers and waxes that are either dry trapped or wet. The benefits of Miraglaze™ 2540 A are its tack stability, "stay open" properties and free-flow ability. Applications include overprints, specifically wet and dry traps and non-imprintable systems. view less
Miraglaze™ 7017 A Lawter Miraglaze™ 7017 A is a high gloss, heatset overprint varnish made to be resistant to yellowing upon aging and oxidation. The oil, solvents and balanced resin that make up the varnish, allow for fast print runs at lower oven temperatures. The product has a...view more Miraglaze™ 7017 A is a high gloss, heatset overprint varnish made to be resistant to yellowing upon aging and oxidation. The oil, solvents and balanced resin that make up the varnish, allow for fast print runs at lower oven temperatures. The product has a wax combination that produces prints with optimum slip and rub resistance, making it suitable for use in overprints, particularly heatset applications. view less
Miraglaze™ 8600 A Lawter Miraglaze™ 8600 A is an overprint base that has no driers or wax, ensuring that ink makers have control over the addition and concentration of waxes, solvents and driers, adjusting for tack and flow as necessary. Overprints are lighter in color and drier ...view more Miraglaze™ 8600 A is an overprint base that has no driers or wax, ensuring that ink makers have control over the addition and concentration of waxes, solvents and driers, adjusting for tack and flow as necessary. Overprints are lighter in color and drier efficiency will be increased if the ink maker adds driers at room temperature. Wax efficiency will also be enhanced resulting in lower concentrations of wax to obtain the same rub resistance, while leading to higher gloss. view less
Miraglaze™ 8614 A Lawter Miraglaze™ 8614 A is a workhorse sheet-fed overprint varnish made for good tack stability and maximum hardness. It comes as a dry-trapped or wet product that is ideal for commercial and folding carton applications. The product has a high gloss finish with...view more Miraglaze™ 8614 A is a workhorse sheet-fed overprint varnish made for good tack stability and maximum hardness. It comes as a dry-trapped or wet product that is ideal for commercial and folding carton applications. The product has a high gloss finish with minimal yellow and good rub characteristics. It also has ink driers and wax to enhance the formation of necessary print properties, making it suitable for use in overprints and wet or dry trapped applications. view less
Optilith™ 1486 A Lawter Optilith™ 1486 A is an anti-oxidant additive with a low viscosity solution that acts to minimize the effect on drying time, while maximizing the "stay open" time. It also has anti-skinning properties and is pumpable for easy transfer and dispersion. Optil...view more Optilith™ 1486 A is an anti-oxidant additive with a low viscosity solution that acts to minimize the effect on drying time, while maximizing the "stay open" time. It also has anti-skinning properties and is pumpable for easy transfer and dispersion. Optilith™ 1486 A is recommended for use in heatset offset and sheet-fed offset inks. view less
Optilith™ 3 A Lawter Optilith™ 3 A is a water-fighting additive with a free-flowing resinated solution that provides easy dispersal and pumping. It decreases water pick-up in lithographic inks and is functional in a variety of fountain solutions. Optilith™ 3 A is suitable for...view more Optilith™ 3 A is a water-fighting additive with a free-flowing resinated solution that provides easy dispersal and pumping. It decreases water pick-up in lithographic inks and is functional in a variety of fountain solutions. Optilith™ 3 A is suitable for use in heatset and sheet-fed offset inks and in flushing vehicles. view less
Optilith™ 3094 A Lawter Optilith™ 3094 A is an anti-oxidant solution developed for heatset inks where skin formation in the inks would be harmful because of the potential contamination of delivery pipes and ink pumps that feed the ink fountains at the press. The product is usefu...view more Optilith™ 3094 A is an anti-oxidant solution developed for heatset inks where skin formation in the inks would be harmful because of the potential contamination of delivery pipes and ink pumps that feed the ink fountains at the press. The product is useful in heatset inks where metallic driers might be needed to attain the necessary squalene resistance. Apart from uses in heatset inks, Optilith™ 3094 A can be used in sheet-fed inks, although at lower levels. view less
Optilith™ 4 A Lawter Optilith™ 4 A is a water-fighting additive that has a low volatile and high solids lubricating compound. It is able to reduce water pick-up in lithographic inks and is functional across a variety of fountain solutions. Optilith™ 4 A is ideally suited for ...view more Optilith™ 4 A is a water-fighting additive that has a low volatile and high solids lubricating compound. It is able to reduce water pick-up in lithographic inks and is functional across a variety of fountain solutions. Optilith™ 4 A is ideally suited for use in heatset and sheet-fed offset inks and in flushing vehicles. view less
Optilith™ AM A Lawter Optilith™ AM A is an anti-mist compound that is 95% non-volatile and in the form of a high solids paste. It offers maximum reduction in misting without any bad effect on ink rheology or gloss. Optilith™ AM A is suitable for use in heatset offset, sheet-fe...view more Optilith™ AM A is an anti-mist compound that is 95% non-volatile and in the form of a high solids paste. It offers maximum reduction in misting without any bad effect on ink rheology or gloss. Optilith™ AM A is suitable for use in heatset offset, sheet-fed offset inks and in metal deco and OPV applications. view less
Optilith™ TRG A Lawter Optilith™ TRG A is a non-volatile gelled tack reducer that decreases the initial tack without "destroying" the rheological properties of ink. It also flattens the tack curve providing better transfer and tack stability. Optilith™ TRG A is suitable for use...view more Optilith™ TRG A is a non-volatile gelled tack reducer that decreases the initial tack without "destroying" the rheological properties of ink. It also flattens the tack curve providing better transfer and tack stability. Optilith™ TRG A is suitable for use in all oil-based offset inks including sheet-fed, heatset and web no-heat applications. view less
Optirub™ OP A Lawter Optirub™ OP A is a micronized, oxidized polyethylene that can disperse easily into aqueous systems and is formulated to give good lubricity, gloss, rub resistant and anti-blocking properties. Other benefits include rapid dispersion into aqueous systems an...view more Optirub™ OP A is a micronized, oxidized polyethylene that can disperse easily into aqueous systems and is formulated to give good lubricity, gloss, rub resistant and anti-blocking properties. Other benefits include rapid dispersion into aqueous systems and the elimination of wax flotation and defoamer interactions. Optirub™ OP A is used in flexographic and packaging gravure inks as well as publication gravure inks and aqueous overprint varnishes. view less
Optirub™ PC A Lawter Optirub™ PC A is a polyethylene and carnauba wax that is finely micronized and recommended for applications in which clarity, gloss and inter-coat adhesion are crucial. It provides good slip, wet scuff and block and mar resistance properties. Optirub™ PC ...view more Optirub™ PC A is a polyethylene and carnauba wax that is finely micronized and recommended for applications in which clarity, gloss and inter-coat adhesion are crucial. It provides good slip, wet scuff and block and mar resistance properties. Optirub™ PC A is suitable for use in flexographic and gravure inks, in heatset and sheet-fed inks and in UV metal deco inks. view less
Optirub™ SP1 A Lawter Optirub™ SP1 A is a blend of polyethylene and PTFE wax formulated to produce a high degree of rub resistance and surface lubricity in coatings and inks. Other benefits of the wax blend include performance efficiency, formulation flexibility and a single c...view more Optirub™ SP1 A is a blend of polyethylene and PTFE wax formulated to produce a high degree of rub resistance and surface lubricity in coatings and inks. Other benefits of the wax blend include performance efficiency, formulation flexibility and a single component system. OptiruB™ SP1 A is used in flexographic and gravure inks and in heatset, sheet-fed, UV and metal decorating inks. view less
Pinerez® 2490 Lawter Pinerez® 2490 is a tackifier resin that boosts adhesion and tack in a variety of hot melt and solvent-based adhesives. It is commonly used in pavement coatings. The Pinerez® resin series provide enhanced adhesive performance in solvent-based and hot melt ...view more Pinerez® 2490 is a tackifier resin that boosts adhesion and tack in a variety of hot melt and solvent-based adhesives. It is commonly used in pavement coatings. The Pinerez® resin series provide enhanced adhesive performance in solvent-based and hot melt adhesive applications. Among the applications in which it is used are solvents, water-based flooring adhesives and construction adhesives. view less
Pinerez® 7024 E Lawter Pinerez® 7024 E is a tackifier resin that shows compatibility with various polymers, is stable and is ideally suited to improve adhesion in flooring adhesives. The Pinerez® resin series provide enhanced adhesive performance in solvent-based and hot melt a...view more Pinerez® 7024 E is a tackifier resin that shows compatibility with various polymers, is stable and is ideally suited to improve adhesion in flooring adhesives. The Pinerez® resin series provide enhanced adhesive performance in solvent-based and hot melt adhesive applications. Among the applications in which it is used are solvents, water-based flooring adhesives and construction adhesives. view less
Pinerez® 9089 Lawter Pinerez® 9089 is a tackifier resin that helps to improve tack in hot melt adhesives and also functions as a cure accelerator in rubber-based adhesives. The Pinerez® resin series provide enhanced adhesive performance in solvent-based and hot melt adhesive ...view more Pinerez® 9089 is a tackifier resin that helps to improve tack in hot melt adhesives and also functions as a cure accelerator in rubber-based adhesives. The Pinerez® resin series provide enhanced adhesive performance in solvent-based and hot melt adhesive applications. Among the applications in which it is used are solvents, water-based flooring adhesives and construction adhesives. view less
Polysperse™ A Lawter Polysperse™ A is a micronized synthetic wax with a narrow distribution of particles and spherical morphology that allows for an easier uniformity and dispersion during processing. It shows good surface slip and smoothness, low surface tension, rub resista...view more Polysperse™ A is a micronized synthetic wax with a narrow distribution of particles and spherical morphology that allows for an easier uniformity and dispersion during processing. It shows good surface slip and smoothness, low surface tension, rub resistance and gloss. Polysperse™ A is suitable for use in flexographic and gravure inks, heatset and sheet-fed inks and in UV and metal decorating inks. view less
Reactol™ 1111 E Lawter Reactol™ 1111 E is a pure phenolic resin with good alcohol solubility and color retention and which is quick drying and resistant to alkalis, water, weathering and abrasion. It is soluble in ketones, aromatic hydrocarbons, aliphatic hydrocarbons and aceta...view more Reactol™ 1111 E is a pure phenolic resin with good alcohol solubility and color retention and which is quick drying and resistant to alkalis, water, weathering and abrasion. It is soluble in ketones, aromatic hydrocarbons, aliphatic hydrocarbons and acetates when combined with drying oils. Reactol™ 1111 E is used in weather-resistant finishes, in cold-mix and spar varnishes and in flexo and gravure inks and lacquers. view less
Reactol™ 1717 A Lawter Reactol™ 1717 A is a pale-colored polyketone resin that is soluble in alcohol and which exhibits a high degree of polarity and a broad range of compatibility. This chemistry helps to improve pigment wetting, gloss and adhesion. Coatings and inks that use ...view more Reactol™ 1717 A is a pale-colored polyketone resin that is soluble in alcohol and which exhibits a high degree of polarity and a broad range of compatibility. This chemistry helps to improve pigment wetting, gloss and adhesion. Coatings and inks that use the resin display better inner-coat adhesion which is ideal for coatings and base primers. Reactol™ 1717 A is suitable for use in vinyl sealers and coatings, flexographic and rotogravure inks, heat-seal coatings and in laminating inks. view less
Reactol™ 1717H A Lawter Reactol™ 1717H A is a polyketone resin with high alcohol solubility and whose high melt point ensures improved heat resistance and better blocking resistance than other resins in the group. The resin exhibits high polarity allowing for improved pigment we...view more Reactol™ 1717H A is a polyketone resin with high alcohol solubility and whose high melt point ensures improved heat resistance and better blocking resistance than other resins in the group. The resin exhibits high polarity allowing for improved pigment wetting, gloss and adhesion. Reactol™ 1717H A is used in vinyl sealers and coatings, cellulose lacquers and in flexographic and rotogravure inks. view less
Reactol™ 1979 A Lawter Reactol™ 1979 A is a hydroxyl functional polyester with good gloss in pigmented inks and overprints. It also offers good flexibility, adhesion and pigment wetting properties with low viscosity features. The resin is compatible with cellulose esters and ni...view more Reactol™ 1979 A is a hydroxyl functional polyester with good gloss in pigmented inks and overprints. It also offers good flexibility, adhesion and pigment wetting properties with low viscosity features. The resin is compatible with cellulose esters and nitrocellulose and can be cross-linked with melamine to create a glossy thermoset coating with good color retention. Reactol™ 1979 A is used in flexographic and gravure inks and in paper and wood coatings. view less
Reactol™ 3107 A Lawter Reactol™ 3107 A is a condensate resin polymer which rids bleeding of dyes when moisture and grease are present. It enhances solubility of dyes in solvent systems with greater dye concentrations leading to better tint strength and gloss. The exclusive use ...view more Reactol™ 3107 A is a condensate resin polymer which rids bleeding of dyes when moisture and grease are present. It enhances solubility of dyes in solvent systems with greater dye concentrations leading to better tint strength and gloss. The exclusive use of the resin binder eliminates discoloration tendencies, leading to cleaner colors. The product is used in liquid inks and coatings and in wood stains and lacquers. view less
Reactol™ 5145 A Lawter Reactol™ 5145 A is an alcohol soluble polyester resin that offers high gloss and solvent release properties. It also exhibits a low viscosity while maintaining good adhesion and flexibility. The product is highly compatible with nitrocellulose and can be ...view more Reactol™ 5145 A is an alcohol soluble polyester resin that offers high gloss and solvent release properties. It also exhibits a low viscosity while maintaining good adhesion and flexibility. The product is highly compatible with nitrocellulose and can be an adhesion promoter in hard resin systems. It is used in flexo and gravure alcohol-based inks and in aqueous inks, overprint varnishes and coatings. view less
Setaprint™ 145 A Lawter Setaprint™ 145 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester characterized by a high viscosity and molecular weight with a high tolerance for low KB ink oils. The product's high viscosity allows for greater lithographic performance when modifying less soluble resi...view more Setaprint™ 145 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester characterized by a high viscosity and molecular weight with a high tolerance for low KB ink oils. The product's high viscosity allows for greater lithographic performance when modifying less soluble resins. It is ideal for use in coatings and offset inks. view less
Setaprint™ 150 A Lawter Setaprint™ 150 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester offering a high viscosity and molecular weight resin with a workable dilution range. The high viscosity allows it to offer greater compatibility with alkyds and drying oils than before. Dot sharpness, gl...view more Setaprint™ 150 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester offering a high viscosity and molecular weight resin with a workable dilution range. The high viscosity allows it to offer greater compatibility with alkyds and drying oils than before. Dot sharpness, gloss, transfer, press stability and gel structure are all improved because of the combination of the properties. Setaprint™ 150 A is ideally used in sheet-fed and heatset gel vehicles and in overprint and gloss varnishes. view less
Setaprint™ 2120 A Lawter Setaprint™ 2120 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high viscosity and displaying good aliphatic solubility. The resin offers high gloss and strong holdout properties, along with a fast solvent release. It also has a good gel behavior towards alum...view more Setaprint™ 2120 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high viscosity and displaying good aliphatic solubility. The resin offers high gloss and strong holdout properties, along with a fast solvent release. It also has a good gel behavior towards aluminum chelates in the majority of printing ink systems, including offset inks and coatings. view less
Setaprint™ 2243 A Lawter Setaprint™ 2243 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high viscosity, is moderately soluble and which displays a good solvent release. The resin shows good compatibility with drying oils, offering varnishes a hard and scuff-resistant surface. Setapr...view more Setaprint™ 2243 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a high viscosity, is moderately soluble and which displays a good solvent release. The resin shows good compatibility with drying oils, offering varnishes a hard and scuff-resistant surface. Setaprint™ 2243 A is ideally used in offset inks and coatings. view less
Setaprint™ 2316 A Lawter Setaprint™ 2316 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with medium viscosity and good aliphatic solubility, offering good low shear flow features. It facilitates hard, scuff-resistant surfaces in a large variety of ink systems. Setaprint™ 2316 A is commonly...view more Setaprint™ 2316 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with medium viscosity and good aliphatic solubility, offering good low shear flow features. It facilitates hard, scuff-resistant surfaces in a large variety of ink systems. Setaprint™ 2316 A is commonly used in offset inks and coatings. view less
Setaprint™ 2390 A Lawter Setaprint™ 2390 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester designed to offer a higher dilution in low KB ink solvents. It has a medium viscosity to provide ink vehicles with good holdout and setting properties in order to achieve maximum gloss and hardness. The...view more Setaprint™ 2390 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester designed to offer a higher dilution in low KB ink solvents. It has a medium viscosity to provide ink vehicles with good holdout and setting properties in order to achieve maximum gloss and hardness. The resin offers versatility by combining consistency and high performance in most ink vehicle systems. Setaprint™ 2390 A is ideally used in coatings and offset inks. view less
Setaprint™ 260 A Lawter Setaprint™ 260 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with more stability and structure that makes it a high performance resin for more demanding ink systems. The product offers improved gloss and high-speed transfer as it maintains a more stable rheology i...view more Setaprint™ 260 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with more stability and structure that makes it a high performance resin for more demanding ink systems. The product offers improved gloss and high-speed transfer as it maintains a more stable rheology in various ink vehicles that use the resin. It is considered an exciting addition to the phenolic resins category, marking a new chapter of high performance modified phenolic resins. Setaprint™ 260 A is used in offset inks and coatings. view less
Setaprint™ 999 A Lawter Setaprint™ 999 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a low viscosity and high solubility in aliphatic solvents. It offers good pigment wetting properties and facilitates low solution viscosity for high solid vehicles. The product has uses in offset in...view more Setaprint™ 999 A is a phenolic modified rosin ester with a low viscosity and high solubility in aliphatic solvents. It offers good pigment wetting properties and facilitates low solution viscosity for high solid vehicles. The product has uses in offset inks and coatings. view less
Snowtack® 775 A Lawter Snowtack® 775 A is a tackifier dispersion that gives a higher softening point of 76 oC acid-grade tackifier with a higher cohesive strength when formulated with acrylic and SBR PSA polymers. The Snowtack® resin series are water-based dispersions intended ...view more Snowtack® 775 A is a tackifier dispersion that gives a higher softening point of 76 oC acid-grade tackifier with a higher cohesive strength when formulated with acrylic and SBR PSA polymers. The Snowtack® resin series are water-based dispersions intended for adhesives based on natural rubber, SBR emulsions or acrylics. They can be used as adhesives in paper labeling and tapes as well as automotive and building construction industries. view less
Snowtack® 780A Lawter Snowtack® 780A is a rosin ester with 50% solids content and is a general purpose ester grade tackifier to improve adhesive performance when formulated with acrylic and styrene-butadiene rubber and PSA polymers. The Snowtack® resin series are water-based d...view more Snowtack® 780A is a rosin ester with 50% solids content and is a general purpose ester grade tackifier to improve adhesive performance when formulated with acrylic and styrene-butadiene rubber and PSA polymers. The Snowtack® resin series are water-based dispersions intended for adhesives based on natural rubber, SBR emulsions or acrylics. They can be used as adhesives in paper labeling and tapes as well as automotive and building construction industries. view less