5020 Spring Grove Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45232
With a worldwide network of more than 250 locations, Sun Chemical is the world’s largest producer of printing inks and pigments in the world, and a leading provider of materials to the packaging, publication, inkjet, coatings, plastics, and other industrial markets, including electronic materials, functional and specialty coatings, brand protection and product authentication technologies. It also offers an exceptional line of products for digital inkjet applications.
At Sun Chemical, we are dedicated to sustainable practices. Our policy is based on the concept of eco-efficiency as defined by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), so we strive to deliver economically competitive goods and services that satisfy our customers’ needs and bring quality of life, while progressively reducing ecological impact and resource intensity throughout the life cycle.
Sun Chemical’s sustainability policy is based on the concept of eco-efficiency as defined by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). Eco-efficiency is achieved by the delivery of economically competitive goods and services that satisfy our customers’ needs and bring quality of life, while progressively reducing ecological impact and resources intensity throughout the life cycle.
Sun Chemical is taking a phased approach to our sustainability effort and is using a roadmap to improve the eco-efficiency of our products and processes.
For our processes, we will:
Set improvement targets for energy and water consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, and solid waste emissions.
Measure and report these parameters, regularly, by site and by product.
Establish actions to improve, then re-check and re-measure.
For our products, we have:
A structured and robust approach to product development that includes risk management and eco-efficiency improvements as key criteria.
An infrastructure for product stewardship that leads the industry.
Proactive approach in working with suppliers, customers, and industry trade groups to promote best practices.
Research and Development
Recognized as a leading source of innovation, Sun Chemical has 17 research and development centers that are committed to creating solutions that improve productivity, create new revenue opportunities for customers, and contribute to a more sustainable future.
We can tailor solutions to unique customer needs and bring new ideas and the latest technology to market, including breakthroughs in ink, coatings, and pigment technology.
With an average of two patents per month, Sun Chemical introduces new solutions that enable marketers to better manage brand colors, protect product integrity through improvements in packaging, and introduce security features that defend against counterfeiting.