Mercury Free Doming Resin – Market Benefits and Requirements

In October 2017 the EU’s new regulation no.848/2012 came into effect. It forbids the use of five organic mercury salts commonly used as catalysts in polyurethane resin doming systems in the UK. On the 1st January 2018 a new directive (852/2017) was introduced that also includes Europe. This mercury restriction affects any Australian businesses who export products to the UK […]

At Sun we love to innovate.

At Sun we love to innovate, solve problems for our customers and bring new products to market so you can sell more beer. So, what might be coming in 2018 at Sun Tap Decals? We have lots of ideas including: Illuminated backlit decals Fish eye lenses  Bespoke 3D printed badges  New styles of cast metal […]

Come visit us at the Australian Craft Brewers Conference 2017

Described as the industry event not to be missed, the Australian Craft Brewers Conference (ACBC 2017) brings together hundreds of Australasia’s craft brewers for two full days of seminars, social events and an extensive trade expo. Now in its fifth year, the Australian Craft Brewers Conference is the craft beer industry’s premier event for professionals […]

Materials Overview – Flexidome Resin Badges

What is it?Flexidome resin doming places a clear resin over the top of an existing label. The resin sits 2-3mm above the label and cures over a 24 hour period producing a “domed” decal. Different methods can be used for this which vary quality considerably. Sun Tap Decals uses a fully automated machine to place […]