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Direct Thermal Transfer Labels

We produce a permanent general purpose label stock consisting of direct thermal paper (non-top coated), which is a rubber based general purpose adhesive, and a 2.5 mil kraft release liner. Our label stock exhibits high tack and ultimate adhesion properties designed for short-duration applications in dry environments. Standard Overall thickness: approximately 6.0 mils (18 gms/sq). We also produce indirect thermal transfer labels.

Direct Thermal Face Stock

A medium sensitivity thermal label face stock designed for grocery weigh scale and distribution/logistics applications with excellent heat resistance.

Basis Weight (24×36/500, lbs)

42.7

Caliper (mils)

3

Brightness (%)

88

Smoothness (Bekk sec)

350

Heat Resistance (Optical Den)

1.45

Optical Density after aging

>1.25

Adhesive Description

A hot melt pressure sensitive adhesive designed for general purpose paper labels. Excellent adhesion to a wide variety of substrates.

Type

General Purpose Permeant

Classification

Hot Melt

180 deg peel (SS, oz/in)

90

Tack (SS, oz/in)

100

Service Temp Range (° F)

-20 to 139

Regulatory Compliance

21 CFR 175.105, BS5609

Liner Description

A super-calendered bleached kraft liner. Superior die-cutting and stripping properties; recommended for roll to roll applications.

Basis Weight (24×36/500, lbs)

40.5

Caliper (mils)

2.5

Tear (CD, g)

34

Tensile (MD lbs)

30

Smoothness (Parker)

1.8

Opacity (%)

64

Blank Labels 3″ Core

Blank Labels 1″ Core

Blank Labels Fanfold

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