Solvent-Based Inks

Formulations for silk screen inks require slower evaporating solvents with high solvency that adequately dissolve the resin but are not too powerful for the substrate. The following oxygenated solvents are excellent active solvents for use in silk screen inks:

pdf icon Butyl CARBITOL** (31 KB PDF)
pdf icon Butyl CELLOSOLVE** (31 KB PDF)
pdf icon DOWANOL* DPM – English (34 KB PDF)
pdf icon DOWANOL DPM – Deutsch (34 KB PDF)
pdf icon DOWANOL DPMA (30 KB PDF)
pdf icon DOWANOL DPnP (30 KB PDF)
pdf icon DOWANOL PMA – English (33 KB PDF)
pdf icon DOWANOL PMA – Deutsch (34 KB PDF)
pdf icon DOWANOL PnP (31 KB PDF)
pdf icon Hexyl CELLOSOLVE Solvent (22 KB PDF)
pdf icon Isopropanol (19 KB PDF)
pdf icon Methyl CARBITOL (33 KB PDF)
pdf icon UCAR** Ester EEP (23 KB PDF)
pdf icon UCAR n-Butyl Propionate (62 KB PDF)
pdf icon UCAR n-Pentyl Propionate (61 KB PDF)
pdf icon UCAR n-Propyl Propionate (66 KB PDF)


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