Aqueous Coating Expertise.
BCA has over 25 years experience in
- formulating and developing photographic primer / logo / antistatic coatings onto photo substrates for silver halide and photo quality ink jet applications for both OEM and the Soho markets
- photographic quality ink jet formulations matte / high gloss / instant dry products.
- decal and fabric Transfer papers imaged via screen printing or colour laser.
- iridescent and metallic coatings.
- developing recipes for improved production based on particular process routes including air knife / gravure / curtain coating and several other coating methods.
- excellent links to chemical and machinery suppliers.
- excellent links to other industry experts.
BCA can offer long or short term project development contracts to suit most development cycles and project plans.
Extrusion Coating Expertise.
BCA is experienced in extrusion coating in the UK / Europe and North America making successful project trials in single and multi layer extrusions.
- BCA have conducted trials with various polymers including bulk standard PE’s / EVA’s / PP along with engineering plastics such as polymethylpentene (TPX), PC and PA.
- Product designs / applications have included photographic substrates / release papers / papers for synthetic leather cloth and security applications.
- Experience of coating paper / board and films.
- Excellent contacts to polymer suppliers.
- Excellent links to process equipment suppliers.