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Can your HDPE be printed on?

The HDPE sheets and our HDPE products are not treated for printing. To print on polyethylene material, it would need to be surface treated with a corona or other similar type of surface treatment.

Polyethylene and polypropylene have chemically inert and nonporous surfaces with low surface tension causing them to be non-receptive to adhesion by inks, coatings, and adhesives. Without the proper surface treatment, inks, paints, and coatings will wipe right off.

Title: Can your HDPE be printed on?
Description: Printing on polyethylene.
Published: 1/5/2012
Last Edited: 1/4/2023
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