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Materials and Finish

As a retailer, there is always an element of pressure involved in making your products stand out from the crowd.  Unless you are extremely lucky, or have products which have a long-standing reputation, it is often the packaging which will do the most to get your products moving off the shelf. So where do you start with getting that look just right?  Not all packaging has to be flashy and expensive looking…quite the opposite sometimes.  You might want your product...

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UFI – What is it?

UFI – What is it? Starting in January 2020, any products classified for health or physical hazards are going to have to display a Unique Formula Identifier (or UFI).  As part of the new rules, a 16 digit code will have to be displayed on your product and product information and the corresponding UFI code will need to be provided to poison centres. Example: UFI: VDU1-414F-1003-1862 What is it for? The idea of the UFI is to allow poison centres to be able to...

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Tactile Warning Triangles

What are they? These warning labels are a 25mm diameter clear label with a raised triangle which should be used for labelling hazardous products so that blind and partially sighted people can be made aware they are handling a potentially harmful product. The triangle should be 18mm across and comply with BS EN ISO 11683:1997, which ours do.  This is required in the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. We supply them in rolls of 2,500. What should they be applied to? They should be applied...

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WEEE Black On White 12mm

WEEE Black On White 12mm A popular label on our website is the WEEE Black On White 12mm label. We print these predominantly on our flexographic printing press just like most of the items on our shop. Printed on a white polypropylene material with a matt laminate finish. They also come in a couple of different sizes which include 12mm, 25mm and 40mm. So you can fit them on very small surfaces. We supply these in rolls of 1000 at...

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Flammable Gas 2 100mm

Flammable Gas 2 100mm One of our most popular ADR Hazard Warning Diamonds is the Flammable Gas 2 100mm label. It is to warn anyone handling or surrounding the goods that it contains Flammable Gas. The Red diamond that is surrounding the words is what makes it hard to miss. Flammable Gas 2 comes in two different sizes, 100mm and 250mm. The 100mm size comes in rolls of 250, and the 250mm labels come in single sheets. As a result, it...

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Corrosive 8 Black Hand 100mm Label

CORROSIVE 8 BLACK HAND 100mm LABEL Corrosive 8 Black Hand 100mm label. ADR Hazard Warning Diamond… We sell a wide variety of different labels in our online shop. Tactile Labels, Bespoke Labels, A4 Laser Sheet Labels, Stock Take Labels, ADR Hazard Warning Diamonds. Amongst the ADR’s we have the trusty Corrosive 8 Black Hand 100mm label. A lot of our customers are purchasing these. Some corrosive chemicals or substances can destroy, disintegrate or even melt different materials when they come in contact....

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Black Overpack Labels 50mm x 150mm

An overpack label, as defined in the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations is an enclosure used by a single shipper to contain one or more packages and to form one handling unit for convenience of handling and stowage.

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GHS Health Hazard Labels – 20mm

All GHS labels have a red border in the shape of a diamond to make them distinct and unmissable. These labels, amongst others, are usually accompanied by other labels to make sure the handler is fully aware of what they’re handling.

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Fragile Handle With Care 100mm

Fragile Handle With Care 100mm The Fragile Handle with Care 100mm is a distinct warning label. Labels are a part of everyday life whether you realise it or not and none more so than the Fragile Handle with care 100 mm. When you take a shower, cook your food or even feed your pets, labels are surrounding you. A labels job is to grab people’s attention. It may be because of the bright colours or great design. Or, in this case,...

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