Hexion Specialty Chemicals introduced three new UV-curable ink sets for inkjet printing applications. The new inks are tailored to provide superior end user properties such as adhesion to difficult substrates, high flexibility and low-dose curing.
Hexion’s new HexiLok inkjet ink is a UV-curable ink that provides excellent adherence to particularly problematic printing substrates such as glass, ceramics, and metals. This CMYK ink set product can be used for applications such as decorative glass or ceramic tile printing as well as automotive metal parts and coatings.
The company’s new HexiFlex inkjet ink is a UV-curable ink that can extend greater than 200 percent. This product is particularly suited for fleet graphics, where its high elongation eliminates cracking on corrugated vehicle panels and around rivets. It also is well suited to applications such as thermoforming. HexiFlex inkjet inks provide excellent adhesion on rigid an
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