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Print Compliant Labels Efficiently
Streamline Your Labeling Production

Anyone shipping their drums overseas knows about the BS5609 Section 2 & 3 requirement. QuickLabel® water-based inkjet label printers use a pigment ink set combined with GetLabels™ specialized, qualified label materials as the best solution for your needs. Many chemical drums are challenging to adhere to for various reasons, ranging from porous surfaces to the inclusion of plasticizers. Therefore, we’ve perfectly engineered labels for the most demanding applications, ensuring lasting adherence without peeling or curling.

Streamline Your Labeling Production

Anyone shipping their drums overseas knows about the BS5609 Section 2 & 3 requirement. QuickLabel® water-based inkjet label printers use a pigment ink set combined with GetLabels™ specialized, qualified label materials as the best solution for your needs. Many chemical drums are challenging to adhere to for various reasons, ranging from porous surfaces to the inclusion of plasticizers. Therefore, we’ve perfectly engineered labels for the most demanding applications, ensuring lasting adherence without peeling or curling.

Streamline Your Labeling Production

Label materials are GHS compliant and meet BS5609 Section 2 & 3 requirements with inkjet water-based pigment ink

Easily create barcodes, lot numbers, part numbers, expiry date, and other variable data

Utilizes a marine-grade label adhesive in order to satisfy GHS label standards for permanence

Effortlessly produces high-quality, colorfast labels that promote your products

Labels for Lasting Impressions

Utilizing our variety of materials designed to pair perfectly with our label printers and your unique product. You can attract more customers with great-looking, compliant labels resistant to moisture and abrasion - all produced in-house.

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Sheet Vs. Roll Labeling – Which Fits Your Unique Labeling Needs?
Sheet Vs. Roll Labeling – Which Fits Your Unique Labeling Needs?
Purchasing labels on sheets, or sheetfed, has been standard for years, especially for smaller quantities of custom labels. But did you know there is another option that may better fit your business needs? Roll label printing is a best-kept industry secret.
Is In-House Label Printing Right for Your Business?
Is In-House Label Printing Right for Your Business?
There are many reasons to bring label printing and production in-house. Consider these 5 questions to determine if in-house labeling is the right solution for your business.
Effortlessly Design, Manage, and Print Your Labels In-House
Effortlessly Design, Manage, and Print Your Labels In-House
In the labeling industry, it’s no secret that having in-house labeling software can improve efficiency, saving time and money by effortlessly managing the combination of artwork and data that make up a label file.
Chemical Labeling Compliance: Requirements & Solutions
Chemical Labeling Compliance: Requirements & Solutions
Until 2003, chemical labels were regulated by standards created by individual nations, usually with advice and commentary from related industry groups. We now find ourselves in an era of globalization, in which a globally interconnected supply chain accomplishes the manufacturing, packaging, transport, sale, and use of chemicals and chemical products.
Useful Packaging & Labeling Industry Terminology
Useful Packaging & Labeling Industry Terminology
The world of packaging & labeling is quite complicated and can be littered with complex terms and legalese. The origins of the USA’s current regulatory framework can be traced back to the Uniform Packaging and Labeling Regulation (UPLR) that was first adopted in 1952. The UPLR requires that consumer packaging bear a label specifying the following:
Is Your Labeling Process Inefficient & Costly?
Is Your Labeling Process Inefficient & Costly?
The labeling process can be timely, expensive, and cumbersome – but it doesn’t have to be. Like with anything, the more you understand about the labeling process, the more you can work on integrating efficiencies.
How to Find a Tabletop Label Printer That Fits Your Needs
How to Find a Tabletop Label Printer That Fits Your Needs
Once you’re aware of the different printing technologies and the pros and cons each one offers, here are some helpful tips for identifying which tabletop label printer fits your application needs.
Which Printing Technology is Right for You?
Which Printing Technology is Right for You?
While no single printing technology is perfect for all applications, it’s important to understand your specific application and the unique challenges it presents. From there, you can find the best printing solution specific to your needs. There are a variety of printing technologies on the market today, but which one is the best fit for your business or personal needs?
Top 10 Benefits of Printing Labels In-House
Top 10 Benefits of Printing Labels In-House
It’s no secret that printing labels in-house offers businesses a breadth of benefits and has become an integral part of a company’s packaging production process. Today, thousands of manufacturers, processors, and retailers around the world are increasing their sales revenue and profit margins by producing their own color labels in their factories and offices.
7 Tips for Evaluating a Color Label Printer
7 Tips for Evaluating a Color Label Printer
While there is undoubtedly a breadth of benefits labeling in-house and on-demand provides, there are several factors to consider before making a decision. Considering label printing systems for your business is more complicated than evaluating a standard at-home desktop printer.
Why is it Important for Printers to be BS5609 Certified?
Why is it Important for Printers to be BS5609 Certified?
Did you know not all labels meet the requirements to be considered BS5609 certified? If your business generates products that require this certification, such as chemical jugs, hardware, and industrial product labels, and more, it is important to know what BS5609 is and the standards that need to be met.
Take control of your labeling process today!
Take control of your labeling process today!
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AstroNova offers free, remote, web-based consultations, allowing us to focus on your needs and help you conduct business smarter, more cost-efficient, and allows you to be reactive to changes and trends in the industry. In roughly 20 minutes of your time, receive a no-obligation demonstration with one of our trained sales professionals to see our label printers and presses in action. Additionally, you can expect an accurate estimated cost per label and free samples!

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GHS Chemical Labeling Compliance: Requirements & Solutions

The following paper summarizes GHS regulations as they pertain to chemical product labeling and documentation.

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White Paper
GHS Chemical Labeling Compliance: Requirements & Solutions

The following paper summarizes GHS regulations as they pertain to chemical product labeling and documentation.

GHS Chemical Labeling Compliance: Requirements & Solutions
White Paper
GHS Chemical Labeling Compliance: Requirements & Solutions