Misting or Slinging

Too much ink is being carried in an effort to achieve the desired density

Substitute a stronger ink and run a thinner ink film on rollers

Rollers are worn or improperly set

Check rollers for damage; also check roller settings (check for extreme temperature build-up on rollers)

Roller train is affected by static electricity

Check to ensure press is properly grounded

Ink/water setting is out of balance

Adjust settings

Viscosity of the ink is too low

Consult your Sun Chemical representative

Web is running narrower than press width

Use mourning bands on plate.  Refer to Sun  Chemical mourning band technical notes

Ink “globs” are being thrown onto the web

Adjust ink/water balance.  Use mourning bands.  Refer to Sun Chemical mourning band technical notes