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Applications such as commercial printing, publications, packaging, corrugated cardboards and others coupled with the consumer specific need such as eco-friendly solutions have led to growing global demand for inks.

Concerns regarding emission of VOCs and toxic metals present in some printing inks have driven the shift towards bio-friendly alternatives, resulting in a stringent regulatory framework for manufacturers.

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Jan 19, 2022 | Industry News

ECHA Adds Four New Chemicals to Candidate List

European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) adds four hazardous chemicals in the Candidate List. Two are used, for example, in inks, rubbers, lubricants and sealants, and have been included because they...

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Jan 13, 2022 | Industry News

Toyo Ink India Installs New Toluene-free Gravure Ink Factory

Toyo Ink India Pvt. Ltd., a member of the Tokyo-based global specialty chemicals conglomerate Toyo Ink Group, has installed a brand-new gravure ink factory at its Gujarat site along the western...

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Jan 12, 2022 | Product News

UBE Launches PU Waterborne Dispersions for Durable Pigmented Inks

UBE has launched ETERNAJET polycarbonate-based polyurethane waterborne dispersions to match your textile digital needs. UBE has carried out an innovation project for the development of ETERNAJET...

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Jan 11, 2022 | Industry News

Sun Chemical Acquires SAPICI, a Manufacturer of PUs for Coatings

Sun Chemical has acquired SAPICI, one of the global leading companies in high-performance polyurethanes for coatings, flexible packaging, industrial adhesives and more...

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Dec 20, 2021 | Industry News

Kebotix Receives EPA Funding to Develop Diarylide Pigment Alternatives

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is funding Kebotix to develop safe diarylide pigment alternatives using the company’s platform that accelerates discovery of new chemicals through...

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Dec 16, 2021 | Industry News

Research Assesses Impact of Printing Inks on Plastic Films’ Recyclability

The PrintCYC initiative investigates the impact of printing inks on the recyclability of plastic films. This opens a wide range of reuse possibilities in different film and packaging applications...

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Dec 3, 2021 | Product News

INX Introduces Natural-based UV and LED Inks for Rigid Plastic

Continuing with its commitment to developing ink systems that help brand owners and printers meet their sustainability goals, INX International Ink Co. has introduced INXhrc RC...

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Dec 2, 2021 | Industry News

EMCO Chemical to Distribute Polimeros Sinteticos’ Product Line

Polimeros Sinteticos, a producer of gum rosin derivatives and alkyd resins, and EMCO Chemical Distributors, a North American distributor of specialty chemicals, have signed an exclusive agreement...

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Nov 30, 2021 | Industry News

Raw Materials’ Price Increase to Affect Paints & Inks Sector: BCF

BCF has reported that September showed a new surge in raw material prices affecting the paint and printing inks sector with manufacturers now coming under further huge cost pressures...

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Nov 11, 2021 | Industry News

Siegwerk and Rotopack Sign JV Agreement to Deliver Inks and Coatings in Pakistan

Siegwerk has announced the signing of a joint venture agreement with Rotopack. The jointly founded new company Siegwerk Pakistan Ltd. will start its business in Q2 of 2022...

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