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Understanding the variables involved in pressure-sensitive label construction can help optimize labeling operations and reduce costs.

Typical pressure-sensitive label construction.

Graph 1: High-dose UV cure

Graph 2: Ultra-low dose UV cure

The Cohesio in-line system from ETI Converting Equipment can print the facestock, siliconize the liner, apply adhesive, laminate two webs, and diecut labels—all in a single pass.