For brand owners and package converters looking to meet their sustainability goals, INXhrc natural-based flexographic inks are a solid choice. There are multiple benefits, starting with improved production efficiencies. These inks increase ink mileage with less resource consumption and waste generation, and contain fewer chemicals compared to traditional inks, thereby reducing regulatory risk.
Using sustainable materials such as these can help reduce a company’s CO2 footprint by 20 to 30 percent compared to standard aqueous ink. INX’s EB Low Migration solution. Prodigy EBGA was the SGIA 2018 Product of the Year for Digital Inks – Industrial and Packaging. A premium Electron Beam inkjet ink that is used in Uteco’s GAIA printer, it provides strong adhesion to a range of traditional label material and film with high chemical and scratch resistance.
On the conventional side of the business, INX offers in-plants the latest products and solutions. INX’s line of flexographic and special effect inks are available for many applications, ranging from the tag and label and packaging markets to shrink film. Water and UV coating options will also be available and an HMJ ink dispenser will be demonstrated. The dispenser can accommodate multiple dispense containers and has a variety of features that will help any sized operation.
UV LED and water-based inks for various printers and printheads will be showcased, in addition to EB inks for the FUJIFILM Dimatix Samba printhead. The products will be showcased at Labelexpo Europe.
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