Roller and Blanket Washes

Keep your rollers and blankets clean by using Agfa’s wash products, for optimal daily performance.
roller and blanket washes

Your rollers and blankets have to perform smoothly, even under heavy circumstances. That’s why Agfa developed a variety of washes, tuned to the exact type of roller or blanket you use. From low flashpoint products (for purely manual applications) to high flashpoint products (for heatset presses), all Agfa products have been designed with the environment in mind. They comply with the requirements outlined by the major press manufacturers and by Fogra and/or they are in line with the requirements for indirect food contact applications.

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Key benefits

  • Excellent ink removal properties
  • Suitable for manual and/or automatic use
  • Compatible with most offset plates
  • Quick and thorough cleaning quickly and thoroughly
  • Keeps rollers and blankets ink-receptive
  • Food grade compliant

Products

Flashpoint < 100°C

Xtrawash Plus 60: FOGRA, ISEGA & BG ETEM listed water miscible blanket and roller wash (flash point <100 °C). Suitable for automatic washing systems and manual application. Does not contain aromatic or chlorinated solvents, is less harmful to both human health and the environment. Available in 20 l, 200 l and 1,000 l.

Xtrawash Plus 60E: FOGRA & ISEGA listed water miscible blanket and roller wash (flash point <100 °C). Suitable for automatic washing systems and manual application. Does not contain aromatic or chlorinated solvents, is less harmful to both human health and the environment. Available in 20 l, 200 l and 1,000 l.

ANTURA wash UV74A: water miscible, medium drying wash, specially designed for the removal of UV and EB curable ink from blankets and ink rollers. The UV and EB curable ink is quickly and easily removed whilst maintaining the condition of the rubber surfaces. Suited both for manual and automatic application. Safe for EPDM rubber. Available in 20 l, 200 l and 1,000 l.Flashpoint < 50°C

Xtrawash Plus 40: ISEGA listed water miscible blanket and roller wash with a low flash point (<26 °C). Suitable for automatic washing systems and manual application. Does not contain any aromatics or chlorinated solvents. Available in 20 l and 200 l.

Autowash Plus: water miscible blanket and roller wash with a low flash point (<26 °C). Suitable for automatic washing systems and manual application. Available in 20 l and 200 l.

QD Wash Plus: fast drying non-water miscible blanket and roller wash with a low flash point (<26 °C), designed for use on small to medium size printing presses. Suitable for manual application. Available in 4x 5 l, 20 l and 200 l.

Omniwash Plus: non-water miscible blanket and roller wash with a low flash point (<26 °C). Suitable for automatic washing systems and manual application. Available in 20 l and 200 l.

Flashpoint > 100°C

Antura Wash WEB:  is a VOC-free washing solvent for inking rollers. Antura Wash WEB was specifically developed for use on the latest generation heatset presses. If emulsified with water, it removes all traces of water-mixing products present on the surfaces of the ink rollers. The particular mixture of solvents used in the formulation does not compromise the durability and printability characteristics of the ink rollers and keeps them efficient for a long time. Available in 20 l, 200 l and 1,000 l.

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