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–November 30, 2023–DIC Corporation announced that wholly owned subsidiary Nantong DIC Color Co., Ltd., based in Nantong, Jiangsu Province, in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), has commenced construction of a new printing inks production facility in the southern area of the Nantong Economic and Technological Development Area (NETDA). The new facility is scheduled toRead More ›
South Normanton, GrOẞbritannien – 21. November 2023 – Mit der Markteinführung eines innovativen, grünlichen Blaupigments hat Sun Chemical sein Sortiment an Bogenoffset-Druckfarben für direkten Lebensmittelkontakt erweitert. Unter Einhaltung der anerkannten Standards für die Lebensmittelsicherheit soll dieses Blaupigment den Farbraum, der Designern und Markenartiklern zur Verfügung steht, erweitern – jetzt vor allem im „grünlichen“ Farbraum. Aufgrund der strengen Sicherheitsauflagen fürRead More ›
South Normanton, UK – November 21, 2023 – Sun Chemical has further enhanced its sheetfed offset direct food contact ink offering with the launch of an innovative, ‘green’ shade blue pigment that helps to increase the color gamut available to designers and brand owners, especially now within the ‘green’ shade color space without comprising complianceRead More ›