Purekote 8020 waterbased offline primer for HP Indigo digital inks joins Ashland’s comprehensive portfolio of Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) certified overprint varnishes and laminating adhesives.
Developed for those customers who pre-optimize paper or film label stock, flexible packaging and shrink sleeve materials through flexo or gravure, Purekote 8020 primer offers:
ideal water resistance
excellent clarity (important for shrink sleeve applications)
improved chemical and heat resistance
easy-to-coat, offering excellent adhesion to both film and paper substrates
non-yellowing on film substrates
“Ashland is committed to continually amplifying the efficacy and refining the usability of its digital product lines for our customers’ challenging applications,” said Catherine Heckman, global industry manager, laminating adhesives and coatings, Ashland. “Purekote™ 8020 primer answers an unmet need in the market for an easy-to-use, water resistant primer compatible with HP Indigo inks.”