ISO/TR 12705:2011 describes a laboratory method, using a printability tester, for the preparation of specimens in order to evaluate the tendency of a particular ink, substrate and printing procedure to produce chemical ghosting in sheet-fed offset lithography on coated papers or foils.
A test procedure to induce ghosting using these specimens is also included.
This method applies only to oxidative drying inks on coated papers or foils and it evaluates a particular ink and substrate combination.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 2011-10
Edition : 1Number of pages : 5
Technical Committee:Graphic technology
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