Flexcon and ITW partner for drum label certification.

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* FLEXcon has announced it has collaborated with ITW Security and Brand Identity Group to qualify a combination of drum label materials and resin thermal transfer ribbons that meet the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) standard, as well as BS5609 Section 3 for the chemical and petroleum market.

FLEXcon's DRUMcal line can now be printed with ITW Security and Brand Identity Groups resin ribbons for two-color and flat head thermal transfer printers, meeting the latest GHS standard which requires drum label plaque cards to be variable printed with both red and black ink. Certain DRUMcal products are also approved under BS5609 Section 2 for salt water immersion.

"Working with FLEXcon has allowed us to solve a problem that converters face as they look to meet GHS standards for chemical and petroleum companies and end users," comments Don Lance, strategic account manager, ITW Security and Brand Identity...

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