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Washup

In printing, to clean one ink color from a printer in preparation of loading another.
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Between January and September 2009, the GOC seized 3,008 kilograms of narcotics--nearly double the amount seized in 2008, including 86 packets of narcotics wash-ups (1,037 kilograms of marijuana, 2 kilograms of cocaine, and 31 kilograms of hashish).
Skillings comes off as a bore, rather like one of his own orotund Provincetown wash-ups.
household medical care and intravenous drug use) contribute significantly to beach waste wash-ups.
With FMsix(R) there are fewer special colour wash-ups, which means press capacity is improved, less special inks need to be bought and stored and process waste is reduced.
This system allows us to easily produce high quality process color printing and in perfect CMYK registration without producing plates, make ready or wash-ups.
These "stay-open" inks reduce waste and wash-ups, can be left in the fountain overnight and are an ideal match for aqueous coating or OP varnishing in-line, and foil stamping or UV coating after 48-72 hours.
We can easily produce high quality process color printing with perfect CMYK registration without producing plates, make ready or wash-ups.