Global Patent Index - EP 1006403 A1

EP 1006403 A1 2000-06-07 - Use of direct thermal transparent imaging materials including an organic silver salt for producing labels

Title (en)

Use of direct thermal transparent imaging materials including an organic silver salt for producing labels

Title (de)

Verwendung eines ein organisches Silbersalz enthaltenden direkten thermischen transparenten Bildaufzeichnungsmaterials zur Herstellung von Etiketten

Title (fr)

Utilisation de matériaux transparents pour l'enregistrement direct thermique de l'image comprenant un sel d'argent organique pour la production d'étiquettes

Publication

EP 1006403 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99204001 A

Priority

  • EP 99204001 A
  • EP 98204015 A

Abstract (en)

Use of a substantially light-insensitive monosheet direct thermal imaging material for producing a non-retro-reflective readable object attachable to a second object for information purposes, the imaging material including a support, a thermosensitive element and an attaching layer, characterized in that the thermosensitive element contains a substantially light-insensitive organic silver salt, a reducing agent therefor in thermal working relationship therewith, a binder and does not contain a di-or triarylmethane dye precursor compound possessing within its di- or triarylmethane structure an aryl group substituted in the ortho position to the meso carbon atom with an S-containing moiety ring-closed on the meso carbon atom selected from a thiolactone, dithiolactone and thioether moiety.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G03C 1/498

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G03C 1/498 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G03C 1/4989 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 1006403 A1 20000607; EP 1006403 B1 20041020

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