A Series of Direct Food Contact Functional Coatings for Paper and Board Packaging

SUNSTAR coatings are from the Sun Chemical EU/ USA extensive and established technology portfolio.

These specialty coatings are aqueous-based direct food contact overprint varnishes intended for application in natural fiber paper and carton board packaging. Application is either printing inks transfer of Flexography or Gravure printing or paper mill coating (rod, air blade).

In product consultation on the correct product selection, these coatings impart water resistance and oil resistance to paper and boards, removing the need entirely for the final product to contain any plastic. These coatings also contribute to the development of sustainable packagings such as recycling and compost packaging. The functional coatings lineup includes products that can give excellent heat seal properties to paper for the use of packaging of molding and pillow packaging construction.


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