Ashland and Phoseon Technology recently announced a global UV LED initiative, combining Ashland’s product development expertise in UV LED coatings and laminating adhesives and Phoseon’s UV LED-curing lamp technology for the labels and packaging industry. This relationship will reportedly provide the converter base with proven plug-and-play solutions combining compatible UV LED coatings and laminating adhesives with the appropriate UV LED lamp technology.

“Creating an ease-of-use platform for converters in UV LED will accelerate the to-market learning curve, facilitating faster return on investment and early adoption into respective market segments,” said Catherine Heckman, global industry manager, packaging and converting adhesives and coatings, Ashland.

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