Cork is an Industry Leader in the formulation of Sustainable coatings, varnishes, adhesives, and UV inks for graphic arts and packaging.  Throughout our 30-year history, Cork Industries has earned the reputation of providing innovative solutions to the challenging issues presented by the ever changing converting, packaging and printing industries.  
Leveraging our chemistry expertise, Cork announces Wheel-eez™, our line of commercial car wash and detail cleaners.  Wheel-eez™ is non-corrosive, non-flammable and biodegradable, making it a better cleaning solution for professionals in the car wash industry.
Sustainable Packaging

Cork Industries - Leader in UV Coatings

Barrier Coatings

Barrier Coatings

The concept of barrier coatings can be very straightforward – they keep contents in, the external atmosphere out, and they help maintain the strength of paperboard packaging by preventing moisture or oil and grease absorption.

The concept of barrier coatings can become complex when we consider what the contents are and what properties we are trying to protect.

Cereal, crackers and dozens of other dry goods are sold in folding cartons that require water resistance to protect the contents from moisture.

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Sustainable UV Coating

Cork Chemists' Successes

Cork's chemists have been hard at work with our Green20™ High Gloss UV Coating.  It is our sustainable workhorse gloss coating that is cost effective, an excellent workhorse gloss, friendly on the environment, and safe to handle.

It has been developed for multiple uses, different formulations and qualities, and for varying equipment.  Green20™ Info

Wheel-eez™ is here!  Cork Industries has announced the development of a new wheel cleaner that is based on our sustainable technology.  

Look for this high performance biodegradable cleaner to replace the acidic cleaners at commercial carwarshes in the near future: Expect Cleaner Wheels and a Better Environment.

Wheel-eez™ Wheel Cleaner Info   

Green20 UV High Gloss Coating

Cork's Green20™ Green UV

GREEN20™ High Gloss UV is proving to be a High Performance workhorse UV coating, as well as adding to sustainability.  GREEN20 is an advanced, environmentally responsible, UV coating. Unlike standard UV coatings which are typically 100% petrochemical based, GREEN20™ is made using renewable bio resources. It is 100% reactive.

Usage: GREEN20™ performs like a conventional, high gloss, UV workhorse coating.

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Tech Talk

New Apps Grow Printing New Apps Grow Printing Just when you thought that printing might be starting a death spiral with the decline of newspapers, book stores, etc., combined with the emergence of the electronic digitized distribution of news, ...
Optimize Aqueous with Cross-Linking Optimize Aqueous with Cross-Linking CROSS-LINKING CAN OPTIMIZE AQUEOUS COATING PROPERTIES Marvelous aqueous coatings have been providing printers with an ever growing list of benefits since they were first proven to be ...
Self-Healing Coatings Self-Healing Coatings If one Googles “self-healing coatings”, one will find an extraordinarily expansive listing of activity in terms of chemistry, proposed applications, products, and development s...
The Critical Squeegee The Critical Squeegee THE CRITICAL SQUEEGEE IN SCREEN PRINTING: Considering that every screen printer’s goal should be to produce high quality images, and at the same time, optimize printing performance, one needs to...

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