UV coating or Ultra Violet coating is a chemical based very glossy coating which is applied on several products including handout sheet, printed paper surface, postcards, folders, catalogue and many more. The coating takes a lot of time in getting dry. When the coating receives ultraviolet light through the special machine the coating becomes more harden and secure on the products. After coating and ultraviolet lighting, the products have laminated look.
Apart from these above mentioned products, UV coating is used to coat glass, wood, plastic, and aluminum beverage cans. As it is one the best methods to bring perfect finishing on the products therefore different kinds of industries use this UV coating for professional look. Apart from the perfect finishing and professional touch, the UV coating consists of many other advantages such as follows:
Major components available in UV coating are:
Some other components of UV coating include stabilizers, pigments, flatting agents, flow controls.
Advantages of UV coating
Glossy shine finish: The rich colors and glossy shine of the UV coating offers a wet appearance to the product which is quite effective and eye-catching. The stunning glossy shine of the UV coating increases the life of the product.
Environmentally friendly: The UV coatings are solvent free and didn’t get emit VOCs while curing.
Instant drying with UV light exposure: It quickly gets dry when UV light exposure reflects on the coating. It also reduces production time. Enable simple shipping and delivery time.
High clarity: The coating details stand out and pop ups due to the high clarity of the coating. The perfect images and company logos of the company in high clarity enhances the beauty of the product and leaves lasting impression on buyers.
Good scrape resistance: The coating is perfect for postcard, business cards and brochures as it keeps them as it is. The products remain perfect due to the scrape resistance feature of the coating. The quality appearance of the coating has hard finish and smudging resistance that keeps the good into professional and high quality look.