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ACTEGA Introduces MotionCoatâ„¢, a UV Coating System

Published on 2016-04-12. Author : SpecialChem

ACTEGA North America, one of the market leaders in the innovation of specialty coatings and chemicals, announces the addition of MotionCoat™ to its specialty coatings portfolio. MotionCoat™ is a patent pending UV coating system that when used in conjunction with vector based artwork creates an amazing motion-like image. This technology is capable of being used in both flexographic and lithographic applications and is commercially available

Fig. 1: ACTEGA

“We are very proud to introduce this truly innovative UV coating system to the market, allowing our company to serve current and future customers in all areas of special effect enhancement needs,” said Dennis Drummond, Head of Brand Owner Management at ACTEGA North America. “MotionCoat™ will provide converters, designers, and brand owners the opportunity to implement a variety of eye-popping design elements into printing and packaging without the investment of specialized software or capital investments.”

MotionCoat™ has the following features and benefits:

• Motion effect can be printed in-line at normal press speeds.
• 100% recyclable compared to other “motion-type” systems.
• Ability to be used on both flexographic and lithographic print applications
• Unique self-registration characteristics to create high-motion graphics
• Excellent adhesion to a variety of substrates


ACTEGA develops and produces specialty coatings, sealants, printing inks and adhesives for the rigid and flexible packaging and graphics arts industry and is a member of globally operating specialty chemical company ALTANA ACTEGA America is one of the leading manufacturers of Specialty Coatings & Chemicals for the Printing and Packaging industry and one of the largest suppliers of coatings in North America.

ACTEGA North America provides excellent technical support and have multiple warehouses strategically located throughout the U.S. and Canada to ensure expedited delivery.

Source: ACTEGA

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