DSM Resins and Functional Materials

Decovery® SP-6200 XP

The bio-based rub resistant queen of inks!

The Decovery® SP-6200 XP, a self-crosslinking emulsion resin, is all about performance, in everything from deep freezer packaging to hamburger boxes and coffee cups. 

It is a bio-based acrylic designed for multiple substrates and multiple print layers, ideal for flexo and gravure printing. As well as being easy to formulate, it displays good chemical resistance and excellent SATRA rub resistance and blocking test results.

In profile

Good adhesion to most paper and filmic substrates

Good reversability

Good anti-blocking

Mechanical resistance

water resistance

Heat resistance

Chemcial resistance

Food contact compliant

Low foaming

Low odor

Applicable with common print techniques

Environmental impact of Decovery® SP-6200 XP

Verified by Beta Analytic Inc. (Biobased and Biogenic Carbon Testing Laboratory), according to ASTM D6866-16 Method B (AMS)
2 Data based on internal calculation. Results may slightly vary compared to final 3rd party reviewed LCA report. Lifecycle assessment is currently being conducted according to ISO-14040-14044, IPCC 2013 GWP 100a standard and the WBCSD chemical sector guidance; Data expressed in kg CO2/ kg resin; absolute CFP SP-6200: 1.71 kg CO2 / kg resin
3 Calculation based on data from United States Environmental Protection Agency

Putting our Decovery® SP-6200 XP to the test

Other Decovery® resins for packaging applications

Decovery® SP-6400 XP

A bio-based resin for label adhesives with 20 °C lower wash off temperature reduction which uses less NaOH and results in energy saving.

Decovery® D-2105

A bio-based inkjet ink resin.

 

How Decovery® packaging resins will help our world

DSM's Decovery® portfolio is perfectly suited for the creation of high quality coating resins that meet the environmental demands of the packaging markets – they contain zero-to-low VOCs, yet can match or even exceed the performance of starch-based alternatives.

All our Decovery® resins are made exclusively from plant-based resources, such as bark and beans, which are sustainably sourced and don’t compete with the food chain.

The search for sustainable packaging
 

Consumers are demanding sustainable packaging. Top brands are committing to it. Are you ready to embrace this opportunity? 
 

Your journey to sustainable packaging continues here

Where experience meets commitment. Our portfolio covers all packaging layers, and even includes innovative textured resins to drive product differentiation.

The story behind Decovery®

The packaging market experiences a strong momentum towards sustainable technologies. Driven by end-consumer demand, brand owners have announced ambitious sustainability pledges. Now it is up to the entire industry to deliver on these challenging goals. Our plant-based Decovery® resins are perfectly suited to contribute to greater circularity and bio-based materials.

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