Spectra-Guard® VersaCote

High Gloss Over Print Coating



High Gloss Colored Liners
Printable Folding Cartons
Good Rub Resistance Post Printing

  • Spectra-Guard® VersaCote is an aqueous based over print varnish designed for optimum gloss, heat resistance and non-abrasive characteristics.
  • Spectra-Guard® VersaCote can be glued with cold-set adhesives or hot-melt adhesives. Spectra-Kote® can provide you with a detailed list of adhesives.
    Spectra-Guard® VersaCote is over-printable using Flexographic presses. It is recommended that all inks be reviewed for suitability of ink coverage.
  • Spectra-Guard® VersaCote is suitable for application with Flexographic, gravure, roll and rod coaters with in-line or off-line coating environments.
  • Coating Type Proprietary Polymer
    Color Liquid / Dry :: White / Clear
    pH 9.5 — 9.9
    Viscosity #2 Zahn (sec) 19.0 — 20.0
    Repulpability Excellent
    FDA Compliant No
    Freeze / Thaw Stable
    The above properties are typical values and should not be interpreted
    as product specifications.

  • Spectra-Guard® VersaCote water-based formulation is specially designed for simple handling. This non-hazardous odorless coating can be washed clean from machinery with soap and water. The coating is compatible with standard industry water-based cleansers. If the coating comes in contact with the skin, simply rinse with water.