Acucote Inc. passes British Standard BS5609

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Compliance confirms durability in marine conditions for white films

Acucote Inc. recently achieved BS5609 Section 2 compliance. This certification includes the evaluation of two film products: Inkjet Kimdura® with P50 permanent acrylic adhesive and 2.6 mil White Premium Thermal Transfer Polypropylene with P50 permanent acrylic adhesive.

Section 2 tests the durability of the label material and adhesive under conditions of marine exposure, temperature variations, weathering and exposure to salt spray and sunlight.

Section 2 compliance is for blank labelstocks and does not include print testing covered under Section 3.

About Acucote Inc.
Acucote Inc. manufactures quality, pressure-sensitive products. Headquartered in Graham, NC, Acucote provides stock inventory programs and custom capabilities that offer a diverse selection of adhesives, facestocks and silicone release systems. Acucote provides pattern coating; toll coating and slitting; multi-ply constructions; permanent laminations; transfer tapes for integrated forms and pressure-sensitive applications; coupon solutions; silicone coatings; roll-to-sheet; sheeted products and narrow web laminations.

With distribution centers in North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas and California, Acucote works with its customers to achieve solutions to the most difficult labeling challenges.

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