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Guideline for Printers on the Safe Use of Energy Curing Printing Inks and Varnishes

Energy curing technology is important in the production of all types of printing applications where their fast drying, durable and high gloss finish make them suitable for immediate use.  The purpose of this document is to provide guidance on the safe use of Ultraviolet (UV) and  Electron Beam (EB) inks and varnishes.

Guidelines for the Safe Use of Cellulose Nitrate Printing Inks & Related Products

Printing inks based on nitrocellulose (NC) are an often used solvent ink type in rotogravure and flexographic printing of packaging. In order to assist the printer to safely apply and use  the ink and related products that contain NC this document sets out some guiding rules for proper handling.

Guideline for Safety in the Handling of Flammable Liquids

In coatings and printing ink manufacturing facilities staff handles flammable liquids, such as raw materials, finished products or others. This document provides technical and organizational guidance how to ensure safe handling of flammable and highly flammable liquids.

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