TERRAWET® Special Coating G 9/221 FoodSafe-050

Water-based Gloss Coating with Excellent Drying for Non-Absorbent Substrates

  • Coatings
  • Water based

Product Details


  • Paperbased Packaging
  • Labels

Application method recommendation

  • Sheet-fed offset, coating unit (chambered doctor blade or roller system)
  • Wet-on-dry
  • Wet-in-wet
  • Flexo, pre-print
  • Flexo, reel-to-reel
  • Stir well before use! Mechanical stirring is recommended.
  • Please use printing inks/foil inks suitable for coating.
  • The full profile of characteristics of the coating film is available after complete drying.
  • Using non-absorbent substrates and / or slowly absorbent printing inks, we recommend to plan for the corresponding drying times.
  • Recommended coating application: 3,5 - 5 g/m²/wet
  • Recommended pile temperature: not › 35°C
  • There must be a sufficient hardening of the overall system substrate-printing ink-coating before further processing which shoud be checked in the process.
  • We recommend to omit adhesive straps.
  • For the further processing of the sheets under mechanical load and/or the influence of humidity, a sufficient high basic consistency of the substrate is required.
  • Resistance against alkali, alcohol and solvents should be given according to DIN ISO 2836, formerly DIN 16524, in order to exclude a change of colour.
  • In order to guarantee a fast and complete drying, we recommend a sufficient airing of the sheets.
  • The coating is suitable for wrapping in foils XS and MS (no acrylic coated foil).
  • There must be a suitability for water-based coating if anti-set-off powder is used (do not use mineral powder).

Product end use

  • Displays
  • Food direct
  • Other non-food
  • Food indirect
  • Frozen food packaging
  • Dry foodstuff packagings
  • Detergent packaging
  • Beverages


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Substrate recommendation

  • Two-sided PE-coated board
  • Rearside PE coated board
  • Aluminum foil laminated substrates
  • Coated Paper
  • Metallized substrates
  • Coated Board
  • PVC, PP, PE, PET foils etc.


Product specifications are contained in the technical data sheet. Depending on the product, you can download this from the ACTEGA website or request it using the contact form. For more details, please refer to our product disclaimer here .