EBECRYL® 1608 is a diacrylate ester of bisphenol A epoxy resin diluted with 20% of oligotriacrylate (OTA 480)(1). This resin is characterized by its low odour, light colour, low irritancy and very fast cure response. Formulated UV/EB curable products containing EBECRYL® 1608 may be applied by lithographic, screen, gravure, direct or reverse roll, and curtain coating methods.
EBECRYL® 1608 is recommended for use in: overprint varnishes, lithographic and screen inks and varnishes, coatings on wood, cardboard, chipboard, paper and rigid plastics, paper upgrading, and coatings where low residual odour is required.
||Europe, Middle East and Africa; Latin America; North America
||Specialty Coatings; Industrial Wood; Packaging Coatings & Inks
||Paint & Coatings
||Radiation curable resins
||Faster cycle time
Low temperature curing
Lower energy consumption
No or low flammability
Suitable for lithography inks
Suitable for over print varnishes (OPV)
||Improved chemical resistance
Low color for clearcoat
High gloss potential
Reducing energy consumption, lower carbon foot print