Clear Coat - What is a clear coat?
Definition of CLEAR COAT:
A type of coating; a clear film that is applied to the top surface of a face material before or after it has been printed to create a protective coating. A clear coat is designed to protect the face material and print of a label from being damaged by environmental factors such as abrasion, sunlight, chemicals, and moisture. Clear coating is usually done using lacquers or varnishes.
Here is the Harvard-style citation to use if you would like to reference this definition of the term clear coat:
Label Planet (2020) What is a clear coat? | Clear Coat Definition. Available at: https://www.labelplanet.co.uk/glossary/clear-coat/ (Accessed: January 1, 2023).