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Opaque Ink suits apparel tag printing.

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Opaque Ink suits apparel tag printing.

Aug 24, 2011 - Intended for screen or pad printing onto dark textiles, SB SuperWHITE contains special pigment that maximizes print opacity and allows mixed ink to maintain proper viscosity during production shift. Ink withstands 50 industrial washes, is rated toy-safe, and does not cause skin irritation. Compliant with CPSIA'08 and Proposition 65, ink does not contain heavy metals and restricted phthalates, azo dyes, or PVC.

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SuperWHITE Ink for Screen Printing or Pad Printing onto Dark Textiles from Inkcups Now Corporation

Press release date: Aug 19, 2011

Opaque Ink for Apparel Tag Printing

Danvers, MA, -- Expanding the Sapphire SB ink line for textile, Inkcups Now Corp. has introduced the SuperWHITE ink for screen printing or pad printing onto dark textiles. The SuperWHITE ink contains a special pigment that increases print opacity as well as allows mixed ink to maintain proper viscosity during the production shift. The SB Black, SB Cool Gray 6 and SB SuperWHITE are the triad of the most demanded colors in the label-free garment industry used for the printing of neck tags onto t-shirts, sweatshirts, intimate and other apparel.

All SB series inks withstand 50 industrial washes, are rated toy-safe, compliant with CPSIA'08 and Proposition 65 (do not contain heavy metals and restricted phthalates, azo dyes or PVC) and NAMSA certified to not cause any skin irritation. To request ink samples please visit

More information on SuperWHITE ink: More information on Sapphire pad printing and screen printing ink series:

About Inkcups Now Corporation:
Inkcups Now Corp provides comprehensive solutions for the specialty printing of promotional products and label-free apparel, as well as for a wide range of industrial and automotive parts, sporting goods, electronic and medical devices. The company offers equipment, consumables and expertise in pad printing, laser plate-making, inkjet printing and screen printing. Direct sales offices are located in the USA (Massachusetts, California, Georgia, Rhode Island, Arizona, Iowa), Canada (Ontario) and Honduras; additional warehouses are located in Italy, China and Hong Kong. Technical support is offered in English and Spanish.