Mastertac Technical Information

31.10.2013 ENG 254
PEAGX (sales code)
ProductA white, matt, top-coated polyethylene film.
UseFor labelling applications – such as home, personal care, pharmaceutical, industrial chemical and other squeezable packages – where resistance to water, oil and chemicals is important. Suitable for overprinting using thermal transfer.
Typical technical values
94 g/m² ISO 536
95 µm ISO 534
Tensile strength MD
18.0 N/mm² DIN 53455
Tensile strength CD
16.0 N/mm² DIN 53455
80 % DIN 53146/1
7 % DIN 67530/1 60º
PrintabilitySuitable for flexography, screen, letterpress and offset printing methods. Special inks designed for non-absorbent materials should be used. Thermal transfer is possible with select ribbons.
AdvantagesSqueezable. Good dimensional stability. Good strength at low temperatures. Excellent UV stability.
The performance of the product should always be tested in the actual application conditions. Our recommendations are based on our most current knowledge and experience. As our products are used in conditions beyond our control, we cannot assume any liability for damage caused through their use. Users of our products are solely responsible that the product is suitable for its intended application, and have determined such at their sole discretion. Users must comply with any applicable legislation and/or testing requirements for the finished article, and are responsible for bringing their products to market. This publication does not constitute any warranty, express or implied, and is intended only for the recipient and cannot therefore be transferred to any third party. We cannot assume any liability for the use of our products in conjunction with other materials. All our products are sold subject to UPM Raflatac’s general sales conditions, and you should ensure that any existing laws are observed. This publication replaces all previous versions. All information is subject to change without notice.

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