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SCHWEGO® soft 1000 A

Fountain additive for IPA-free sheetfed offset printing


Function:   SCHWEGO soft 1000 A is used for isopropyl alcohol (IPA) free/reduced sheetfed offset printing. Optimized wetting agents allow an isopropyl alcohol (IPA) addition of maximum 4 %. This quantity of addition gradually can be reduced.

SCHWEGO soft 1000 AW for water hardness up to 12° KH
SCHWEGO soft 1000 AN for water hardness as from 12° KH
  • Fast free-running behaviour
  • Stable ink-water emulsion
  • Stable adjustment of the pH-value
  • Reduced ink build-up on the damping rollers
  • Complexing of the hardness formers will prevent any deposits on the ink and damping rollers
  • Suitable for UV und special inks
  • Checked and released according to default settings of the machine builders
Tip:   Detailed information for printing without IPA is available in our flyer "Printing without alcohol".

Subject to appropriate storage, the described properties of SCHWEGO soft 1000 AW and AN remain stable for at least 12 months.
Quantity to add:   SCHWEGO soft 1000 AW/AN is added to the water with a share of about 2-4%.
Packaging:   10/20 kg canister · 200 kg drum · 600/1000 kg container
The above information is based on our current knowledge and experience. No binding assurance in respect of certain properties or suitability for certain applications must be read into our information. Patent rights and other proprietary rights must be observed if necessary. Further safety instructions please learn from our material safety data sheet.