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Bilcare Research Endorses Bordeaux Digital Printink

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Bordeaux Digital Printink today provided more evidence towards its high quality ink and solutions with endorsement from Bilcare Research Group, a worldwide market leader specialized in the manufacture of a wide range of rigid PVC films for printing and decoration applications. Bilcare customers can now benefit from Bordeaux's high quality UV and UV LED ink designed to meet the demanding performance needs of the print market.

The endorsement tests, were conducted at Bilcare's German lab facility, with Bordeaux's PLSF UV and UV LED ink featuring up to 250% elongation. This low energy curing ink enables direct inkjet printing on a wide variety of applications without chipping or breaking. The ink was tested on white-matt film and on transparent-embossed film suitable for offset UV, digital, screen, flexo and gravure printing.  

Bordeaux's PLSF features extremely high flexibility for thermoforming processes. Moreover, the ink demonstrates crease and bending resistance on flexible and rigid materials as well as excellent adhesion on flexible substrates and superb adhesion to rigid substrates making it suitable for a very wide range of applications.