Mike Willis from Pivotal Resources reviews the importance of ink in inkjet applications, as well as some recent trends and advances.
Jon Law, Managing Director of Sun Chemical explains the benefits of hybrid inkjet inks for packaging and how these have been commercialised.
Another interesting presentation at the 21st European Inkjet conference run by IMI Europe was from FUJIFILM Speciality Ink Systems. Jon Harper-Smith described a new hybrid UV ink technology that they have been developing.
Conventional wisdom has taught us that thermal ink jet (TIJ) printing requires aqueous inks. After all, water has quite unique properties that are well suited to the technology.