Kelly Spicers now sells Agfa's SYNAPS XM synthetic paper with a new antimicrobial coating; said to rival traditional lamination, up to 99.9% of bacteria, viruses, fungi, mold can be prevented from growing on sheet’s surface over application's lifetime

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March 8, 2022 (press release) –

Kelly Spicers has been a proud distributor of SYNAPS XM as a superior alternative to lamination in the printing industry. SYNAPS XM is now armed with a brand new antimicrobial coating that prevents up to 99.9% of bacteria, viruses, fungi and mold from growing on the sheet’s surface over the lifetime of the printed application.

SYNAPS XM actively builds on silver ion technology used for many years in medical, food and water applications to help fight the spread of harmful organisms.

With SYNAPS XM you get great looking, waterproof and tear resistant prints without extra laminating, mounting or coating. Made from high-grade polyester film with superior dimensional stability and unmatched lay-flat characteristics, SYNAPS XM is a next generation synthetic paper that rivals traditional lamination in the restaurant, hospital, and hotel spaces.

SYNAPS XM Features:

Alternative to lamination
High-grade polyester film
Dry Toner/Laser Compatible
Waterproof, tear-proof, fade resistant
Antimicrobial properties perfect for menus and manuals at restaurants, hotels, and hospitals

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