ACTEGA North America, Inc.

 
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950 S. Chester Avenue

Suite B2

Delran, NJ 08075 USA

www.actega.com

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

ACTEGA develops and produces UV/EB/LED and water based coatings, inks and adhesives for the packaging and printing industry with specific focus on the market segments of Labels, Flexible Packaging, Paper Based Packaging, Rigid Packaging, and Publication & Commercial.

ACTEGA is one of four divisions of privately held ALTANA, a global specialty chemical group. ACTEGA has a network of 10 state of the art laboratories throughout the world with customers in over 100 countries. With approximately 6% of sales revenue dedicated to R&D and a commitment to customer-driven innovation, ACTEGA reports >25% of sales from new products. Combining the knowledge within the global networks of ALTANA companies ACTEGA is able to provide customers preeminent solutions.

"BRINGING SURFACES TO LIFE":

ACTEGA's wide range of high-value visual, tactile and functional coatings and inks bring paper, plastic, board and metal surfaces to life.

MotionCoat[TM] is a revolutionary LJV coating system that adds motion-like effects to a printing project. The technology has unique self-registration characteristics that when used in conjunction with linear vector patterns creates an outstanding effect that has impact on the consumer. No additional hardware or retrofitting on existing equipment is necessary. Applied at standard press speeds, the system works on a variety of substrates. Both flexo and litho versions are available.

ACTEGA s Ice White[TM] UV and OpfiWhite[TM] inks are some of the most opaque whites on the market. With high opacity, superior strength and fast cure speed, printers optimize use of their ink stations. This is because multiple applications of white ink are not required. Additionally, printing over foil substrates affords designers the ability to create toned effects with solid and transparent colors where the white is not necessary to achieve the maximum imagery impact.

The strength and beauty behind ACTEGA's UV soft touch coating is the tactile depth achieved with its matte appearance. For use in a variety of markets, the soft...

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