Franklin Adhesives & Polymers recently announced that its Covinax 383-19, developed for use in extreme environmental conditions, has met Section 2 of the Standard BS 5609:1986, “Printed Pressure-Sensitive, Adhesive Coated Labels for Marine Use,” when coated on white vinyl face on paper liner. The certification reportedly means that label manufacturers and coaters now can use the material on suitable face sheet for labels intended for containers storing hazardous materials.

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