Sun Chemical is a recognized leader in printing inks, coatings, adhesives and supplies for the packaging, publication, commercial, industrial, and digital markets and introduces solutions that enable marketers to better manage their brand colors, protect product integrity through improvements in packaging, and introduce security features that defend against counterfeiting.
The Masterbatch Powerhouse
Sun Chemical’s one-stop solution for color masterbatches.
Regulatory & Compliance Leadership in Digital Textile Printing
Naturally Derived Red Colorants
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Sun Chemical's Significant Investment in R&D
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Sun Chemical is the World’s Leading Provider of Inks and Pressroom Products, Color Materials and Advanced Materials
Beginning with the inspiring legacy of Lorilleux and Samuel Morrill in the early 1800’s, Sun Chemical has delivered over 200 years of color expertise, innovative technology and an ongoing commitment to quality and service for our customers.
A member of the DIC Group, Sun Chemical is a leading producer of packaging and graphic solutions, color and display technologies, functional products, electronic materials, and products for the automotive and healthcare industries.
Together with DIC, Sun Chemical’s 22,000+ employees are continuously working to promote and develop sustainable solutions to exceed customer expectations and better the world around us. Spread across 17 research and development centers worldwide, we’ve been granted over 3,000 patents and are determined to deliver the solutions you need.
Sun Chemical's Products and Solutions
Sun Chemical develops a wide range of pigments and color materials for architectural, automotive and industrial coatings, cosmetics, plastics, printing inks, agricultural, and more. Combining its pigments with DIC’s polymers for the same industries can create superior benefits and value for coatings formulators.
Sun Chemical and DIC produce a variety of advanced materials, including liquid compounds, solid compounds and application materials for printed circuits, printed electronics, solar modules, digital inkjet printing, automotive components, adhesives, magnetic tapes for plastic cards and degasification modules.
Sun Chemical's Unwavering Focus on Sustainability
Learn How Sun Chemical is Prioritizing Sustainability
Sun Chemical is constantly working to promote sustainable solutions. Our approach to sustainability guides the way we develop, manufacture and distribute products, as well as how we work with our customers and suppliers.
Working with industry leaders and in line with DIC Corporation’s goal to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050, we are reducing global CO2 emissions by increasing the use of bio-renewable and recyclable materials, while promoting the value of these activities throughout the supply chain. Our emphasis on sustainability continues to be fundamental to our innovation and product development and is gaining broad support from our customers.
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TOKYO—February 19, 2024—DIC Corporation has developed an antifoaming agent for use in lubricating oils for electric vehicles (EVs) that contains no perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFASs)* and boasts exceptional performance features. This new offering achieves excellent antifoaming properties, thermal stability and durability (shear stability),† all of which had previously been difficult with PFAS-free products. GoingRead More ›
TOKYO—February 9, 2024—DIC Corporation has been listed in the 2024 edition of the Sustainability Yearbook, a ranking of companies demonstrating outstanding sustainability published by S&P Global Inc., one of the world’s leading providers of credit ratings. This marks the sixth consecutive year the company has earned inclusion. S&P Global conducts an annual Corporate Sustainability AssessmentRead More ›
PARSIPPANY, N.J., USA – February 5, 2024 – Sun Chemical and DIC South Asia Private Limited, subsidiaries of DIC Corporation, will jointly exhibit at PAINTINDIA 2024, which will be held in Mumbai, India from February 22-24 at the Bombay Exhibition Center. During the exhibition at booth #Hall 1 C-7, Sun Chemical and DIC will present a wide rangeRead More ›