OS470 is a color change black to blue thermochromic ink suited for printing on Special thermochromic ink resist retort process and has direct compatibility for use in the Videojet 1000 Line continuous inkjet printers. It is a fast-dry, no-MEK general-purpose black ink. It has good code durability through the rigorous cooking/retort process and good adhesion to a variety of metal, plastic, and glass substrates.
Benefits of V470-D
- Good code durability under high-temperature, high-moisture, retort cooking processes
- Fast-dry, no-MEK formulation
- Good in a variety of general-purpose, black ink applications – has some oil penetrating capability
OS470 ink was responsibly designed and manufactured to maximize contrast, adhesion, and uptime while meeting safety, environmental, and regulatory requirements. Every batch is tested to ensure it meets strict quality control specifications.
Applications for V470-D
The OS470 ink is suitable for printing on packaging for foods that typically require a retort process after filling, including vegetables, beans, fruit, soup, salsa, sauces, tomato, baby food, meat/fish, and ready-to-eat meals.
Other typical applications for this ink include: Bread bags, Pouches, Carton, Metal cans, Dry glass jars, plastic containers, Flow wraps, Aseptic packaging, Chub bags, Flexible pouches, tetra pack containers and coated non coated paper stock.
Similar to that of V462-D this ink is able to endure pre and post processes that include:
- Clean & dry substrates
- Resist retort process minimum 30 minutes cycle at 240° F
- After retort color changes from black to blue
Targeted Industries of OS470
The OS470 ink is suitable for printing on flexible packaging films typically used in the tobacco and food packaging industries. It has excellent adhesion to coated plastic.
Other industries customers have successfully used OS470 for their application: Processed Food containers. Food & pharma that wish to reduce solvent emission.
The make-up for this ink is OS711.
The cleaner for this is OS904.
To purchase those fluids, see the related products below.
OS470 is a product with a normal lead time of 10 business days to fulfill (Special Item).
Orders placed for this fluid may take up to 10 business days to fulfill (Special Item).
If you need it sooner, please contact customer care after you purchase online is complete.