Drums

Drums
Hazardous drums require hazardous labels
The transport and labelling of drums containing chemicals can take place in the most difficult climatic conditions, from the scorching sun of deserts to the cold and wet decks of cargo ships. The identification of such items should always be possible and the marine environment is usually the one where the label is most exposed to the elements, even if it were to be immersed in seawater.

BS5609 Section 2 - Marine Exposure
Self-adhesive products conform to British Standard BS5609 Section 2, which provides a number of parameters for this type of labelling in the marine environment, with strict tests for immersion in salt water. Polyethylene, polypropylene and polyolefin with matt white, glossy white or pearlescent finishes are part of the range for easy and safe labelling of HDPE drums.

Perfect adhesion on HDPE drums
Drums containing chemicals are made of HDPE and require materials that can safely adhere to surfaces, sometimes shaped, with low surface tension. The signalling of this kind of content is a great responsibility and it is necessary that the description of what’s inside the drum is always readable and recognizable.

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Drums

Codice Product Name Adhesive Description Weight Thickness TDS
4-RL2C-06173 RI-834/85 PE GLOSS WHITE TC AP912 WG74 Acrylic permanent Gloss white top coated polyethylene. 83g/m² 85µ
4-RL2C-05172 RI-847/80 PE MATT WHITE TC AP912 WG62 Acrylic permanent Matt white top coated high density polyethylenes. 75g/m² 80µ
4-RL2F-09976 TESLIN AP913 WK85 NEUTRAL Acrylic permanent Matt white polyolefine film. 115g/m² 178µ
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