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Solvent Inks for Unparalleled Resilience

Used for marking, coding, and wide-format applications, our water-resistant solvent‑based inks print on non-porous substrates for reliable, high-quality results.



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Solvent Inks for HP 45si Systems

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This water-proof ink is suitable for non-contact printing of consumer products like pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, and food.


  • 24-month shelf life
  • 12-hour decap
  • Fast no-heat drying
  • Black plus five colors
  • Low VOCs
  • Colors: black, red, violet, yellow, green, blue

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Solvent Ink for Funai Zion

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This water-resisant ink and cartridge combination makes marking and coding on curved surfaces possible.


  • ½” throw distance
  • High-resolution 2d coding
  • No dot matrix coding
  • 320 nozzles, ½” print swath
  • Low VOCs

Piezo Technology 



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Piezo solvent inks provide rich blacks and durable, vibrant colors for printing expiration dates, bar codes, and full-color packaging.

Printhead Compatibility

  • Dimatix
  • Ricoh
  • SIIPrintek Ink
  • Xaar Ink


Curable Inks

Kao Collins produces high-quality curable Inks with rapid drying capabilities, exceptional adhesion for water-proof results, and abrasion and chemical resistance.




For leading DOD printing technology

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Produce high-quality results without the risk of substrates being compromised by heat-producing mercury lamps.


  • Vibrant colors, CMYKLcLmW ink sets
  • Chemical and abrasion resistance
  • No VOCs
  • Durable and flexible


For leading DOD printing technology

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Offers reduced risk of migration and energy-efficient production.


  • No photoinitiators
  • Up to 95% less energy required
  • No odors
  • No VOCs


Water-based Ink

Our patented nanodispersion LUNAJET ink offers an eco-friendly water-based option for achieving water-proof results on non-porous substrates, including flexible films. Increased pigment concentration reduces the amount of ink for even printing.



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Water-based Pigment

For leading DOD printing technology

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Designed applications requiring water-resistant results when digital printing on non-porous substrates.


  • Low migration
  • Flexible, no cracking
  • Low-heat drying
  • No solvents or photoinitiators
  • Requires less ink

Primary Industries

Our line-up of versatile ink options meets the needs of manufacturers of industrial and consumer products. Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and value-added resellers (VARs) offer their customers Kao Collins inks through white-label partnerships.

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Food, Beverage, and Pharmaceuticals

These industries require packaging and labeling that can withstand moisture and handling, ensuring vital information for tracking and consumer safety remains intact.

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Advertising and

Outdoor signage and promotional materials demand water-resistant inks to maintain visual appeal, even in harsh weather conditions.

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Fashion and

Water-resistant inks are essential for creating vibrant, long-lasting designs on fabrics for enhanced durability of textile products.

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Automotive and Transportation

Water-resistant inks play a role in labeling and marking automotive parts, ensuring readability and longevity.

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