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What Kind of Label Goes on a Propane Tank?

Propane gas is considered a hazardous material. This colorless, odorless gas is flammable, and it can cause certain health complications such as eye and respiratory tract irritation and, in severe cases, asphyxiation. If you sell propane, your company is responsible for propane labels and ensuring that the tanks or cylinders are labeled appropriately to reflect that risk.
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Published: 09/30/20

What is the Difference Between a Sticker and a Label?

The difference between a sticker and label depends on how its used. Stickers are generally used to identify products, brands, and advertisements and are stuck on various applications such as containers, bumpers and windows on vehicles, and packaging. On the other side of the adhesive, labels contain information directly written on the products themselves.
Labels also contain other vital informatio... Read more

Published: 09/17/20

Guide to Understanding Chemical Labels

Hazardous chemicals require labels because they provide information about the chemicals and instructions on how to use the products safely. They're important to businesses such as importers and manufacturers because they tell them about the safety measures required to use these chemicals in the workplace. Additionally, they also help the employees to properly prepare for working with the chemicals ... Read more

Published: 08/24/20

Bay Tech Label Adds 123 Solar Panels To Combat Pollution

How can you help save the earth from pollution and toxic green house gases?
To help win the war on pollution, Bay Tech Label has added another 123 solar panels to our roof in March of 2020.
The 123 solar panels that were added today join the first wave of 84 panels.
The solar panels will reduce energy waste for the building and help emit less carbon into the atmosphere.
This makes a signifi... Read more

Published: 03/17/20

Minnesota Woman Recognizes Her Lost Dog From 3 Years Ago on Beer Labels

Bradenton, FL – A woman is reunited with her lost dog after reading a viral Internet news story on Facebook about adoptable dogs on Beer Can Labels.
Bay Tech Label was fortunate to be involved in this reunion by printing and donating the labels to Motorworks Brewing for this amazing cause.
This story has been featured on The Ellen Show, CNN, Good Morning America, USA Today, ABC Wo... Read more

Published: 02/07/20

What Is An Eye Mark And Why Do I Need It?

An eye mark is a black box that is printed on the edge of the labels, or on the liner, and is read by a machine to know where one labels starts, and the next ends.
This is very common for clear labels, which were introduced in the 1990’s by Crystal Pepsi and Miller clear beer.
The problem was that the label application machines could not find where the first label started, and where the f... Read more

Published: 02/01/20

Benefits of Sheeted Labels and Labels on Sheets

When label printers are printing custom labels, there are two options to choose, labels on rolls, or sheeted labels.
The ultimate choice is decided by the customer before the order is placed.
Here we will review the advantages of sheeted labels.
Read: Benefits of Labels on Rolls And Roll Labels.

Sheeted Labels and Labels on Sheets
What are the benefits of having your labels on sheets?
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Published: 01/31/20

Benefits of Labels on Rolls And Roll Labels

When label printers are label printing, they have the option to choose labels on rolls, or sheeted labels. The ultimate choice is decided by the end user, the customer before the order is placed.
Here we will go over the advantages of labels on rolls.
Read: Benefits of sheeted labels and sheet labels
Custom Labels on Rolls
What are the benefits of having your custom labels printed on ... Read more

Published: 01/31/20

Massachusetts To Cancel Automatic Parking Sticker Renewals

City officials in Massachusetts are looking to cancel the automatic renewal of parking stickers.
All parking stickers will be expired in February and will need to be requested yearly now.
The stickers are still free, but must be requested by each resident on a yearly basis and show a valid id, or utility bill within the last 60 days.
But why is the city canceling automatic renewals for parking s... Read more

Published: 01/30/20

New 2020 Sustainable Wine Label Materials Coming Soon

Label printers will soon have more options and materials to print custom wine labels on.
This means that wineries and wine vineyards will have more options to decorate their labels with.
According to the custom label material manufacturer Avery Dennison, the new material will deliver a premium finish and feel to the wine labels printed on this new material. Why? The reason is to help wine lab... Read more

Published: 01/29/20