offset printing inks




Special-Effect-Pearlescent-Pigments
Special offset inks: Metallic /  Pearlescent A special position among the printing inks has been earned by those printing inks manufactured using metal pigments, iridescent pearl effect pigments, or interference pigments. These printing inks are also called gold and silver printing inks, or inks that demonstrate a metal-like character. Gold […]

Special offset inks



transfer of ink
The transfer of offset printing ink to the printing substrate or intermediate carrier through splitting the ink layer is mainly affected by the following parameters: the thickness of the ink layer on the offset printing plates (ink supply), the period of contact (printing speed and geometry of the printing components), […]

Offset printing inks – transfer



eco printing inks
Some of the pigments used in ink contain metallic substances which are harmful to human health and the environment such as cadmium, chromium, lead and mercury. Conventional printing inks are petroleum – based and used with alcohol-based solvents. As alcohol and petroleum evaporate Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) are emitted. VOCs […]

Ecological Printing – Inks and Coatings