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Washup

In printing, to clean one ink color from a printer in preparation of loading another.
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The Laundry WashUp project always seeks donations of quarters (rolls of $10) as well as liquid detergent, bleach, fabric softener and laundry bags.
Although the cause of ladybug washups is still debatable, it is clear that the probability of finding a washup varies geographically.
BluePrint provides a complete range of dampening and washup solutions for sheetfed offset presses and has an especially innovative approach to environmentally friendly products.
"With the Hexachrome inks, printers should be able to reduce the use of spot colors, which will also reduce washup. Through the use of Hexachrome colors, we can reproduce 90 percent of the color gamut," said John Kalkowski, marketing manager for Sun Chemical.
Alkaline spills and washup environments are less corrosive than neutral environments, whereas acidic environments can cause rapid attack.
Units will have nip compensator roller sockets, washup devices and spray dampeners.
In addition to time spent actually working, hours at work include short rest periods, coffee breaks, standby or ready time, downtime, portal-to-portal time (if paid), washup time (if paid), travel time from job site to job site within the working day, travel time away from home if it cuts across the working day, and paid training periods.
Outstanding printability, finest transfer, simple handling in the press and easy washup, combined with good dot definition, a composed finish and outstanding wet-on-wet printing characteristics, characterize these inks.
* TIP 0304-44 "Using washup water as the vehicle in starch based corrugating adhesive"
* Washup Materials: Printers either typically use solvents that are listed (e.g., 1,1,1 trichloroethane) and/or that display the characteristic of ignitability to clean press rollers, blankets, etc.
According to MAN, the press's design anticipates stricter environmental regulation and requires minimal washup.
* The CAP urinalysis standard has the following components that we account for elsewhere, outside the test procedure: initial handling--we have not included timing-in of the specimen or providing the container to outpatients; daily or routine preparation--we have not included quality control or instrument preparation and cleaning; maintenance and repair; solution preparation--we have not included sulfasalicylic acid preparation; glassware washup; and direct technical supervision.