What may get in the way of your clean and clear printing goals? Dust from granular substances and humidity built up by specialized processes—such as steam sterilization or hot filling products—can increase the difficulty of printing on rigid plastic.
The right industrial printer for the job will help you work through these challenges. It will optimize your labeling workflow and minimize the cost and frustration of unexpected downtime—while also ensuring the right code is always applied to the right product in exactly the right place.
Ink Options for Industrial Coding on Rigid Plastic
Once you've identified the perfect printer for your applications, it's time to choose an ink to match. Finding the right ink for industrial coding and printing on plastic requires just as much careful consideration.
Take into account:
The specific materials you will be printing on
The contents of your containers
The environmental factors involved during and after printing
The conditions of use
For packaging that may come into contact with food, our food-grade inks are manufactured in accordance with the U.S. FDA Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) to ensure the health and safety of your consumers. In fact, this type of ink is so safe that it can be used to print directly on food, too.
Industrial CIJ Ink
Our industrial CIJ ink is suitable for a wide range of printing needs and is compatible with OEM printers, other makers’ printers, and our own industrial InkJet, Inc. printers. We offer low-VOC options that are able to resist environmental challenges such as moisture, abrasion, and chemical exposure. And our UV/invisible inks provide a simple and easy answer to counterfeiting challenges, including those that beauty product manufacturers often encounter.
Custom Ink Solutions
We are also able to create a custom ink for your application, should you require a more specialized solution for the plastic printing and coding challenges your business may face.
Optimizing Your Rigid Plastic Marking and Coding System
Whether you need to satisfy tracking and traceability requirements or are simply looking to create captivating marketing graphics, the first step is to pair the best industrial inkjet printer with the best ink for plastic marking and coding. From sole proprietors to massive manufacturing operations, there's a perfect solution out there for everyone—and our experts here at InkJet, Inc. are happy to help you find yours.
InkJet, Inc. has been a leading provider of high-quality printers and inks for years, with CIJ options for high-volume production lines as well as TIJ and other more economical options for lower-volume manufacturers. Call us at 1-(800) 280-3245 or contact us online today to find your ideal options for industrial inkjet printing on plastic surfaces.