Chemical Industry Capabilities

Discover our label materials and solutions, which are extremely durable, for hazardous substances and dangerous goods to ensure the safe handling and disposal of substances.


Adhesives Approved Under BS5609

Our adhesives are approved under the British Standard 5609 which provides you with peace of mind knowing our label materials are tried and tested in marine environments and are capable of providing stability under weathering conditions. Our hot melt adhesives are perfect for the chemical industry and are available in coat weights from 18 grams up to 50 grams. This extreme high tack adhesive is designed to provide excellent adhesion across a wide-variety of substrates which combined with our durable face papers provides incredible resilience. The combination of our face materials and adhesives which pass BS 5609 section two include:

  • Transfer PP95S Matt White /SP8000/ HG6
  • Transfer PP75S Matt White/SP8000/HG6
  • 60 Gloss White PPTCE/SP8000/HG6
  • Durajet™ PP V3/SP8000(HCW)/HG6 (suitable for pigment Inkjet printing)

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Sustainable Label Materials for the Chemical Industry

Currently we offer a variety of FSC® certified mix materials which include recycled materials allowing our customers to track the origins of our face materials and demonstrate the paper material is from responsibly managed forests. FSC® License Code C002557. We acknowledge the demand for alternative and sustainable materials in the chemical industry and are focused on replacing the filmic BS5609 face materials with paper based BS5609 products which will allow brand owners to negate the plastic tax and still benefit from filmic grade performance.

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Benefit from Excellent Printability

To allow our customers to benefit from excellent printability, we are focused on developing paper face materials suitable for conventional printing methods and also can offer inkjet coated materials. If you would like to keep up to date about these new developments then please get in touch with our team.

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Contact Us

The labelling of chemicals is governed by a whole series of legal provisions with a key focus on ensuring chemicals are clearly listed, stored and disposed of safely. If you require a unique label construction to meet your specific application, contact our team to discuss your unique requirements.

  1. Cartside Mill, Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire, Scotland, PA10 2AF
  2. 01505 707700
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