Drupa 2016 | Ultrachem brings new products

Ultrachem will be exhibiting its latest portfolio of products at Drupa for UK and global offset, heatset, coldset and Flexo print businesses.

Ink in production
Ink in production

Established in 1981, the £14m turnover company is one of the UK’s largest independent manufacturers and suppliers of coatings and press room consumables. It has built a significant global distribution business and has over 1,500 UK customers and exports to over 100 countries including Ireland, Eastern Europe, USA, the Middle East, India, Central & South America and Australia.

Ultrachem will be welcoming new and existing clients and suppliers onto their stand to highlight its extensive product range which includes:

  • UV & conventional inks
  • Conventional/CTP developers
  • Water based Flexo inks & sundries
  • UV & water-based coatings
  • Solvents & founts (FOGRA approved)
  • UV & conventional blankets
  • ink blending & colour matching
  • Speciality adhesives (low migration)

Recent additions to its range will be highlighted at Drupa including new Flexo water based inks. Ultrachem is now an official partner with ACTEGA, a prominent manufacturer of water based Flexographic inks.

Another new addition is Fastbond, a clear UV curing adhesive formulated specifically for film to board and film to film bonding. Offering low migration and low toxicity characteristics making Fastbond suitable for a variety of food related applications including sandwich packaging.

Ultrachem’s expertise also covers in ink blending and colour matching, pre-press plate developers and replenishers, solvents and founts. Its blanket conversion facility has the capability to produce over 500 blankets a day and has access to several hundred barring profiles.

This service is further enhanced by being able to offer our customers a choice of the market leading Perfect Dot, Sava and Kinyo branded blankets as well as a Primadot own label range.

Jan Brinton, Ultrachem director commented: “We will be using Drupa to show how Ultrachem’s skilled technical team and network of global partners, have built a strong reputation for taking the lead with innovative product development.  A recent example includes our ‘SAFE to TOUCH PRINT’ antimicrobial coating range which will also be featured at Drupa”.

Drupa takes place in Düsseldorf, Germany from 31 May – 10 June.

Janet Brinton - Director Ultrachem office shot 2

Jan Brinton, Ultrachem director