Chromium replacement

Knowledge and innovation are deeply embedded in our organization. Through practical innovations we want to offer our customers added value. We hereby not only focus on innovating and improving our techniques, but also on adapting our products and processes , for example changes in legislation.

 

Chromium replace on rollers for the purpose of offset printing industry

From of September 2017, chromium (VI) will be banned by new EU legislation , REACH. This has major implications for the printing industry where a lot of chrome rollers are used . V&K has developed a special polymer ( Pattent pending) for the moisture rollers as an alternative to the chromium . This material is already successfully used in several offset printers as replacement for chrome. We  are pleased to give you more information about our chrome replacement.