Glossary Of Terms



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Make-ready - The work associated with the set-up of equipment before running a job.
Matt Emulsion - A water based finish that creates a very flat finish with minimal sheen.
Metallised Polyester board - Often known as metpol board. Metallised polyester film, in various metallic shades, is laminated to folding box board. The board can then be printed and formed to create premium high end cartons.
Microflute Packaging - Microflute board is a lightweight yet durable corrugated material.
Micrometer - Instrument for measuring thickness of material, board is measured in microns where 1,000 microns equal 1mm.