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Adhesive Lamination Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces adhesive lamination ink. It is suitable for adhesive laminations to polyethylene, oriented polypropylene, and polyester lamination structures.
Barrier for Low MVTR Paper and Paperboard Coatings Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. A functional or barrier coating may be applied to a paper or paperboard substrate to provide a barrier or other desired properties.These coatings can be used in both food and non-food paperboard packaging applications.The barrier coating blocks the passag...view more A functional or barrier coating may be applied to a paper or paperboard substrate to provide a barrier or other desired properties.These coatings can be used in both food and non-food paperboard packaging applications.The barrier coating blocks the passage of particular substances including: moisture vapor, water, oils, and grease under a variety of conditions and temperatures. The purpose of a barrier coating is to provide protection, to ensure a longer shelf-life, and to better protect the product and package integrity. Below is a MVTR barrier coating starting point formulation that was applied to a linerboard substrate. view less
Chemical-Resistant Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a chemical-resistant overprint varnish which is suitable for paper packaging applications requiring alkali or detergent-resistant properties. The level of surfactant should be increased to 3% or higher for adequate wetting over w...view more This formulation produces a chemical-resistant overprint varnish which is suitable for paper packaging applications requiring alkali or detergent-resistant properties. The level of surfactant should be increased to 3% or higher for adequate wetting over wet litho inks. view less
Chocolate & Odor Sensitive Food Packaging Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a food packaging ink. It is appropriate for odor sensitive packaging on medium and high density polyethylene bags, oriented polypropylene wraps, metalized substrates, and foil.
Detergent & Soap Packaging Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a detergent and soap packaging ink. It is suitable for printing of folding cartons and paper wraps for powdered detergents, soap wrappers, and other packaging requiring alkaline resistance.
Economical Corrugated Black Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This is a starting formulation for economical corrugated black ink. Colloidal emulsions/solutions give good carbon black dispersing characteristics and provide viscosity at low solids for economical black inks.
Economy, Work, & Turn Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation is suitable for immediate, in-plant handling of litho printed material. For low odor, HAPs solvent-free, very low VOC formulations, Joncryl® ECO products (Joncryl® ECO 2189, Joncryl® ECO 2177, and a solution of Joncryl® ECO 675), and Jonc...view more This formulation is suitable for immediate, in-plant handling of litho printed material. For low odor, HAPs solvent-free, very low VOC formulations, Joncryl® ECO products (Joncryl® ECO 2189, Joncryl® ECO 2177, and a solution of Joncryl® ECO 675), and Joncryl® Wax 28 can be used with the elimination of glycol ether. view less
Envelope Ink Starting Formulations BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an ink that is appropriate for envelope printing on paper substrates. It offers excellent resolubility and low paper curl.
Fast Dry Packaging Gravure Ink Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. High speed gravure inks require fast drying along with good ink transfer. This formula is well suited for fast drying gravure inks that can be used to print substrates such as gift wrap paper and folding cartons.
Fast Dry, High Gloss Packaging Gravure Ink Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. High speed gravure inks require fast drying along with good ink transfer. This formula is well suited for fast drying gravure inks that can be used to print substrates such as gift wrap paper and folding cartons.
Flexo Tag & Label Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a flexo tag/label ink. It is suitable for fine-line, high quality label and tag inks printed on a wide range of substrates for product identification and branding. It may also be overprinted with water or UV overprints.
Folding Carton Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an overprint varnish which is suitable for folding carton and other paper packaging applications. For low odor, low VOC, HAPs solvent-free formulas, alternatives Joncryl® ECO 2189, Joncryl® ECO 2177, and a solution of Joncryl® EC...view more This formulation produces an overprint varnish which is suitable for folding carton and other paper packaging applications. For low odor, low VOC, HAPs solvent-free formulas, alternatives Joncryl® ECO 2189, Joncryl® ECO 2177, and a solution of Joncryl® ECO 675 or Joncryl® ECO 684 can be used. view less
Formulations for Digital Ink Applications: Graphic Arts (Inkjet OPV) BASF Dispersions & Resins The following formulation provides an OPV for fast cure application using BASF monomers, Laromer® oligomers, and Efka® and Irgastab® additives. This formulation offers good adhesion, chemical properties, and abrasion properties.
Frozen Food & Bread Bag Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a frozen food and bread bag ink. It is appropriate for surface printing on medium and low density polyethylene substrates for frozen food, bread bags, and other heavy duty bags.
General Purpose OPV for Direct Food Contact BASF Dispersions & Resins This is a general purpose overprint varnish (OPV) formulation for direct food contact paper, paperboard, and film applications.
General Purpose Organic Color Dispersion Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a general-purpose organic color dispersion. A pigment-to-binder ratio of 4:1 generally yields good viscosity and shock stability.
General Purpose Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an overprint varnish suitable for paper and paperboard packaging applications. To make low odor, HAPs solvent-free formulas, Joncryl® ECO products (Joncryl® ECO 2189, Joncryl® ECO 2177, and Joncryl® ECO 675) can be used.
Graphic Arts Inkjet Inks: Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation shows cyan, magenta, and yellow inkjet ink formulations for fast cure response using BASF monomers, Laromer® oligomers, and Efka and Irgastab additives. This formulation offers good adhesion, chemical properties and abrasion properties.
Grease-Resistant Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an overprint varnish which is suitable for paper and paper packaging applications requiring good grease resistance. To make grease-resistant overprint varnishes for direct food contact applications, Joncryl® DFC 3025 and Joncryl®...view more This formulation produces an overprint varnish which is suitable for paper and paper packaging applications requiring good grease resistance. To make grease-resistant overprint varnishes for direct food contact applications, Joncryl® DFC 3025 and Joncryl® DFC 3030 combined with Joncryl® Wax 28 and other FDA acceptable additives can be used. view less
Grease-resistant OPV for Direct Food Contact BASF Dispersions & Resins This is a grease-resistant overprint varnish (OPV) formulation for for direct food contact paper, paperboard, and film applications.
Heat Seal Coating Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a heat-seal coating which is suitable for heat-seal and blister packaging coating on paper, paperboard, and foil substrates. Foam control agents, typically used at levels of 0.05 – 0.3%, should be screened for their effect on the...view more This formulation produces a heat-seal coating which is suitable for heat-seal and blister packaging coating on paper, paperboard, and foil substrates. Foam control agents, typically used at levels of 0.05 – 0.3%, should be screened for their effect on the rheology and performance of the formulated coating. view less
Heat-Resistant Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an overprint varnish which is suitable for paper packaging inks and overprints that require heat-seal release properties. It can also be used as a pre-print varnish.
Heat-Resistant Surface Print Snack Food Packaging Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a heat-resistant ink. It is appropriate for selective surface printing on oriented polypropylene and polyester substrates where printing may be subjected to heat sealing.
High Gloss Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a high gloss over print varnish that is suitable magazines, annual reports, and brochures requiring high gloss and good scuff resistance. Joncryl® ECO products (Joncryl® ECO 2189, Joncryl® ECO 2177, and Joncryl® ECO 684) can be u...view more This formulation produces a high gloss over print varnish that is suitable magazines, annual reports, and brochures requiring high gloss and good scuff resistance. Joncryl® ECO products (Joncryl® ECO 2189, Joncryl® ECO 2177, and Joncryl® ECO 684) can be used when low odor, HAPs solvent-free, very low VOC formulations are required. view less
High Hiding Corrugated Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a high-hiding corrugated ink. It is appropriate for product and brand identification on natural kraft and bleached substrates.
High Slide Angle Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an overprint varnish which is suitable for beverage carriers and multi-wall bag applications. For low odor, low VOC, HAPs solvent-free formulations, Joncryl® ECO 2124, Joncryl® ECO 2177, a solution of Joncryl® ECO 675, or a solut...view more This formulation produces an overprint varnish which is suitable for beverage carriers and multi-wall bag applications. For low odor, low VOC, HAPs solvent-free formulations, Joncryl® ECO 2124, Joncryl® ECO 2177, a solution of Joncryl® ECO 675, or a solution of Joncryl® ECO 684 can be used. view less
High Slip, High Resistance Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a high slip, high resistance overprint varnish. It is suitable for overprinting of playing cards, trading cards, and other applications requiring controlled COF and good resistance properties.
High Solids Organic Color Dispersion Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a high solids organic color dispersion. A pigment-to-binder ratio of 4:1 is typical. Higher or lower ratios are possible. Stable dispersions based on Joncryl® HPD 296 have been made at 5:1 and 6:1.
High Solids White Pigment Dispersion Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a high solids white pigment dispersion. It is appropriate for TiO2 concentrates to be used in ink formulations.
High-gloss OPV for Direct Food Contact BASF Dispersions & Resins This is a high-gloss overprint varnish (OPV) formulation for direct food contact paper, paperboard, and film applications.
Ice Cream & Food Wrap Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an ink for ice cream and food wrapping. It is suitable for medium and high density polyethylene bags, oriented polypropylene wraps, metalized substrates and foil.
Low Maintenance Organic Pigment Dispersion Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a low-maintenance organic pigment dispersion. It is suitable for use as colorants for pH-stable, low maintenance inks.
Matte Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a matter overprint varnish which is suitable for matte finished coatings on paper and paperboard substrates for commercial and packaging applications. To increase gloss, Joncryl® 60 can be used to replace some of the Joncryl® 168...view more This formulation produces a matter overprint varnish which is suitable for matte finished coatings on paper and paperboard substrates for commercial and packaging applications. To increase gloss, Joncryl® 60 can be used to replace some of the Joncryl® 1680. view less
News Flexo Ink - Black Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a black ink which is suitable for news flexo and other uncoated paper applications requiring good high speed print characteristics. For faster drying speeds and improved gloss on calendared substrates, the pigment can be disperse...view more This formulation produces a black ink which is suitable for news flexo and other uncoated paper applications requiring good high speed print characteristics. For faster drying speeds and improved gloss on calendared substrates, the pigment can be dispersed in a solution of Joncryl® 678 in water and NaOH, and Joncryl® 1163 is used as the letdown vehicle. view less
News Flexo Inks - Organic Color Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an organic color ink which is suitable for news flexo and other high speed inks printed on uncoated paper. If ammonia-free systems are not required, Joncryl® 631 and Joncryl® 60 can be substituted for Joncryl® 1163 and Joncryl® 6...view more This formulation produces an organic color ink which is suitable for news flexo and other high speed inks printed on uncoated paper. If ammonia-free systems are not required, Joncryl® 631 and Joncryl® 60 can be substituted for Joncryl® 1163 and Joncryl® 678 solution in water and MEA or NaOH. view less
OPV for Paper Plates for Direct Food Contact BASF Dispersions & Resins This is an overprint varnish (OPV) formulation for direct food contact paper plate applications.
Overprint Varnish - High Gloss Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. Rovene® 6107 is used as an overprint varnish for paper and paperboard. It is a hard, high gloss, film forming emulsion. Rovene® 6107 has outstanding nonblocking and good rewetting properties. Below are two starting point formulations that impart these cha...view more Rovene® 6107 is used as an overprint varnish for paper and paperboard. It is a hard, high gloss, film forming emulsion. Rovene® 6107 has outstanding nonblocking and good rewetting properties. Below are two starting point formulations that impart these characteristics. view less
Overprint Varnish - General Use Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. General Purpose OPVs can be applied to a variety of articles and substrates imparting aesthetics such as gloss and clarity, and also provide printed articles protection. Below are several starting point formulations for general use OPVs.
Overprint Varnish - High Slide Angle Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. A high slide angle OPV is a coating or varnish that has a high degree of skid resistance or a high coefficient of friction. Below are two starting point formulations for a high slide angle OPV.
Packaging Flexo Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a packaging flexo ink. It is appropriate for paper and paperboard printing of folding cartons, multi-wall bags, and food wraps.
Packaging Gravure Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a packaging gravure ink starting formulation. It is appropriate for gravure printing of folding cartons, multi-wall bags, and gift wrap.
Paper Plate Coating Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an overprint varnish which is suitable for paper plates and other molded paper products. It can be used in direct contact with food, and is heat resistant.
Paper and Paperboard Flexographic Inks - General Use Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. Waterbased flexographic inks are used to print a wide variety of substrates and articles made from paper or paperboard. General use flexographic inks can be used to print such articles as gift wrap paper or paper packaging. Below are several starting poin...view more Waterbased flexographic inks are used to print a wide variety of substrates and articles made from paper or paperboard. General use flexographic inks can be used to print such articles as gift wrap paper or paper packaging. Below are several starting point formulations for these general use flexographic inks. view less
Paper and Paperboard Flexographic Inks - General Use (Economical) Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. Waterbased flexographic inks are used to print a wide variety of substrates and articles made from paper or paperboard. General use flexographic inks can be used to print such articles as gift wrap paper or paper packaging.
Paper and Paperboard Flexographic Inks - General Use (Flexible) Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. Waterbased flexographic inks are used to print a wide variety of substrates and articles made from paper or paperboard. General use flexographic inks can be used to print such articles as gift wrap paper or paper packaging.
Paper and Paperboard Flexographic Inks - General Use (Low VOC) Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. Waterbased flexographic inks are used to print a wide variety of substrates and articles made from paper or paperboard. General use flexographic inks can be used to print such articles as gift wrap paper or paper packaging.
Paper and Paperboard Gravure Ink Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. Gravure publication inks require good press runnability and resolubility; with excellent ink transfer at high speeds. Below are two typical starting point ink formulations that impart these characteristics.
Paper and Paperboard Gravure Ink (Low Odor) Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. Gravure publication inks require good press runnability and resolubility with excellent ink transfer at high speeds.
Paper and Paperboard High Gloss Ink Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. Rovene® 6107 is used as an ink vehicle for paper and paperboard. It provides excellent transfer, nonblocking properties, and high gloss. This is a starting point ink formulation that imparts these characterisitics.
Paper and Paperboard Oil and Grease Resistant Barriers - Flexo or Gravure Applied Formula Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. A functional or barrier coating may be applied to a paper or paperboard substrate to provide a barrier or other desired properties.These coatings can be used in both food and non-food paperboard packaging applications.The barrier coating blocks the passag...view more A functional or barrier coating may be applied to a paper or paperboard substrate to provide a barrier or other desired properties.These coatings can be used in both food and non-food paperboard packaging applications.The barrier coating blocks the passage of particular substances including: moisture vapor, water, oils, and grease under a variety of conditions and temperatures. The purpose of a barrier coating is to provide protection, to ensure a longer shelf-life, and to better protect the product and package integrity. view less
Paper and Paperboard Oil and Grease Resistant Barriers - Rod Applied Formula Mallard Creek Polymers, Inc. A functional or barrier coating may be applied to a paper or paperboard substrate to provide a barrier or other desired properties.These coatings can be used in both food and non-food paperboard packaging applications.The barrier coating blocks the passag...view more A functional or barrier coating may be applied to a paper or paperboard substrate to provide a barrier or other desired properties.These coatings can be used in both food and non-food paperboard packaging applications.The barrier coating blocks the passage of particular substances including: moisture vapor, water, oils, and grease under a variety of conditions and temperatures. The purpose of a barrier coating is to provide protection, to ensure a longer shelf-life, and to better protect the product and package integrity. view less
Polycoated Board, Food Container Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a polycoated board/food container ink. It is appropriate for inks used on cold drink cups and other single-serve, polyethylene-coated board food containers.
Post Print/Display Corrugated, pH-stable Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a post-print/display corrugated, pH-stable ink. It is suitable for process, line, and solid printing on natural kraft, bleached, and coated paper substrates.
Pre-Print Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a pre-print ink. It is appropriate for the pre-printing of corrugated liner prior to the corrugation process.
Pre-print Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a pre-print overprint varnish. It is appropriate for the coating of liner board prior to the corrugation process.
Retail Bag Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an ink for retail bags. It is appropriate for surface printing on high and medium density polyethylene for retail bags, garment bags, and reverse printed towel and tissue overwraps.
Surface Print, Heavy-Duty Bag Ink Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces a heavy-duty bag ink. It is appropriate for surface printing on polyethylene substrates for outdoor bags and heavy-duty shipping sacks requiring alkaline resistance.
Ultra-low Ammonia Wet Litho Overprint Varnish Starting Formulation BASF Dispersions & Resins This formulation produces an ultra-low ammonia wet litho overprint varnish. It is suitable for immediate, in-plant handling of litho printed material in printing plants requiring a low press room odor.
Water-resistant OPV BASF Dispersions & Resins This is a water-resistant, overprint varnish (OPV) formulation for paper, paperboard, and film applications.