Yupo Ultra

Resistant to water, tearing and staining, Yupo Ultra synthetic paper is durable, silky smooth and 100% recyclable. With brilliant colour reproduction, high opacity and sharp print definition, it's also suitable for indoor and outdoor applications.
    • 100% recyclable
    • Durable synthetic
    • Exceptional printability and colour reproduction 
    • Yupo has improved ink drying times, similar to that of a coated natural paper  
    • Ideal for both indoor and outdoor applications
    • Maximum durability - Water, UV, Chemical and Oil resistant
    • Suitable for offset, UV screen, flexography, gravure and letterpress processes
    • Brochures
    • Maps
    • Outdoor Use
    • Tags
    • Tear Resistant
    • Waterproof
    • Use synthetic paper ink, which dry by oxidation and include less that 8wt% of mineral oil.
    • Set spray powder volume at the same level as when printing on coated paper.
    • Control the amount of dampening water to be less that than when printing coated paper.
    • Scratch/Scuff resistance — depending on the level of scuff/scratch resistance required:
           a. Use strong anti-scratch ink or add binding varnish to ink (approximately 5wt%)
           b. Use over varnish (aqueous coating/UV Varnish/OP varnish)
    • When being used for outdoor applications or where weather resistance is required, please use weather resistant Magenta and Yellow ink.

    Printing Inks:

    Synthetic paper inks with less than 8wt% of mineral oil are recommended.

    Accepts any type of varnish: UV, water acrylic varnish and oil-based offset

    Yupo® Recommended Inks:

    Ink Manufacturer Ink Brand

    T&KToka Best SP

    Inctec Ink NS PF

    Dainichiseika Colour and Chemicals Lithorex SP

    DIC Pop-K, Pop-VIP

    Tokyo Printing Ink New Cervo Synthetic Paper

    Toyo Ink TSP-400

    Colour

    GSM

    White

    85, 100, 158, 200, 234

    Nominal Weight

    g/m2

    85

    100

    158

    200

    234

    Thickness

    Um

    110

    130

    200

    250

    300

    Whiteness

    %

    98

    98

    98

    98

    98

    Opacity

    %

    96

    97

    99

    99

    99

    Tensile strength MD

    kN/m

    6

    7

    9

    12

    12

    Tensile strength CD

    kN/m

    14

    17

    26

    33

    40

    Stretch MD

    %

    121

    121

    125

    134

    102

    Stretch CD

    %

    27

    27

    26

    26

    28

    Tear Strength MD

    mN

    380

    500

    990

    1430

    3320

    Tear strength CD

    mN

    230

    290

    450

    670

    830

    Burst

    kPa

    990

    1170

    1730

    2140

    2472

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Yupo synthetic papers are fully recyclable (plastic code 5), and its waste may be reclaimed as resin.

    When properly incinerated.

    Yupo emits carbon dioxide (CO2) and water (H20)

    Yupo generates less heat energy compared to other plastics.

    Yupo synthetic papers generate no detectable amounts of sulphur, chlorine, nitrogen or dioxin gases.

     


    TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

    Yupo Ultra has an improved ink drying time, similar to that of a coated natural paper. It has a penetration synthetic

    layer on both sides and can be dried though permeation as well as oxidation.

    Yupo Ultra is 100% waterproof, making ¡t ideal for indoor and outdoor applications. It has excellent resistance to many

    chemicals including acids, alkalis, organic solvents and oils. None of these chemicals affect either durability or strength.

    Yupo Ultra offers exceptional tear resistance as well as superior folding and tensile strength.

    Yupo Ultra contains no fibres and is not coated and as a result has excellent archival properties.

     

    All statements, technical information and recommendation are based on tests we believe to be reliable, but the accuracy or completeness thereof is not guaranteed, and the following is made in lieu of all warranties of merchantability and fitness for the purpose: Sellers and manufacturer’s only obligation shall be to replace such quantity of the product proved to be defective. Before using, user shall determine the suitability of the product for its intended use, and user assumes all risk and liability whatsoever in connection therewith.