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Inks for Printing Published Materials

Kao Collins offers a comprehensive portfolio of high-quality CMYK and spot-color digital inkjet inks that support specific printing applications for publishers. Our chemists also create custom ink formulations and colors for unique printing needs in the publishing industry.

Water-based Inks – We offer fast-drying water-based dye and water-based pigment ink formulations for printing on various uncoated and lightly coated papers used in the publishing industry.

ULTRA UV-Curable Ink – Our ULTRA UV-curable ink offers instant curing, high print quality, high adhesion, scratch resistance, and no volatile organic compounds (VOCs). These inks can be printed on a range of substrates, including glossy magazine and book covers.

TESLA LED-Curable Ink – Our eco-friendly TESLA LED-curable inks produce vibrant colors without the risk of damaging substrates from heat-producing mercury lamps. Our LED inks incorporate the highest quality photoinitiators and monomers to deliver superior durability.

Contact Us. We can help you choose the best ink.

Types of Publishing Materials

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Publishers and converters choose Kao Collins inkjet inks for printing on a range of publishing materials that require high-resolution images and graphics.

Our inks support advancements in inkjet technologies that enable printing at higher speeds and higher-quality results.

Common Applications

  • Book Covers
  • Promotional Materials
  • Books
  • Short-run Magazines
  • Advertising
  • Catalogs
  • Journals
  • Brochures

Contact Kao Collins to help you decide the right inkjet inks for your publishing needs. Our chemists and engineers can create custom formulations to meet your technical specifications suitable for TIJ, CIJ, and Piezo technologies.

Long-lasting Partnerships

We believe customers – not chemists – should drive innovation in the inkjet industry.

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Contact Kao Collins about TIJ, CIJ, and Piezo technologies for printing published materials.

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