Hydrolith BS-LX

Fountain Solution Concentrate for Conventional, LED-UV + UV Sheetfed Presses

Product Usage

Fountain Solution Concentrate - alcohol reducing - for Convnetional, LED-UV + UV Sheetfed Offset Presses

Features and Benefits

  • Special alcohol reduction additives:
    allow to reduce the IPA down to 3 - 6%
  • additive prevent or reduce ink splitting
  • formulated also for LED-UV + UV Printing
  • strong and efficient buffer for a good cleaning performance
  • eliminates or minmizes framing on impression cylinder
  • Very stable ink and water balance:
    safe printing process with a broad window
  • Very fast start up of the plate:
    minimizes waste
  • easy switch over to new Fount - cost saving!
  • low dosage possible - cost saving!
  • prevents contaminisation of the fountain circulation: fountain solution stays clear, less wash down time


20 liter cans, 200 liter drums


Add 2 - 4% of Hydrolith BS-LX depending on the water hardness for to reach a pH level of 4,8 - 5,3

Technical Specifications

  • form: liquid
  • Density: 1,090 g/cm3
  • Color: transparant -slightly yellowish/brown
  • Odour: mild - characteristic
  • pH value: 4,5
  • labelling: Xi Irritating

Storage and Shelf Life

Storage: not under 6°C, not above 30°C
Shelf Life: 12 months
Keep container tightly closed
Keep away from direct sun light

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