Sensient® ElvaJet Opal SC Inks Awarded ECO PASSPORT

Switzerland-based Sensient Imaging Technologies, a division of Sensient Technologies Corp., reports its ElvaJet Opal SC inks have earned the ECO PASSPORT by Oeko-Tex® certification.

“With the latest sublimation technology, ElvaJet Opal SC achieving the Eco Passport by Oeko-Tex certification, Sensient re-affirms a longstanding commitment to developing sustainable products,” said Mike Geraghty, president, Sensient’s Colors Group. “The Eco Passport allows our customers to confirm compliance with sustainable textile manufacture.”

“ElvaJet Opal SC is the first digital sublimation ink designed for industrial printers using Kyocera heads to achieve the Eco Passport,” said Dr. Simon Daplyn, marketing manager for Sensient’s Inks business. “Clearly this is quite an achievement and underlines our core innovation strategy to deliver eco-friendly products that offer a real value for our partners.”

May/June 2018