Standard Swedish standard · SS-ISO 12647-6:2018

Graphic technology - Process control for the production of half-tone colour separations, proofs and production prints - Part 6: Flexographic printing (ISO 12647-6:2012, IDT)

Status: Valid

This part of ISO 12647 specifies the requirements for the exchange of data and information necessary for the definition of the aims for four-colour flexographic printing of packaging and publication materials, including newsprint. It is based on the use of colour characterization data to define the colourimetric printing aims and includes appropriate assignment of responsibility for and recommended tolerances on critical parameters of the flexographic printing process. This part of ISO 12647 is directly applicable to: — publication flexographic printing including magazines, catalogues and commercial materials and packaging flexographic printing including labels, boxes, and flexible packages; — half-tone and continuous tone proofing processes that predict the colourimetric results of flexographic printing. Guidance is also provided concerning the definition of spot colours used in flexographic printing.


General (37.100.01)

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Language: English

Written by: SIS - Miljö och energi

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Article no: STD-80006480

Edition: 2

Approved: 9/5/2018

No of pages: 28

Replaces: SS-ISO 12647-6:2006