About Us

Experience. Transformation. with the Global Leader in Inks, Coatings, Pigments and Advanced Materials

A member of the DIC group, Sun Chemical is a leading producer of printing inks, coatings, adhesives and supplies, pigments, masterbatches, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials.

Backed by over 200 years of experience, Sun Chemical and its parent company, DIC Corporation, have over 22,000 employees working every day to meet the needs of customers by improving performance on the essentials of business, such as reliable, on-time delivery and consistent product quality. Sun Chemical tailors solutions to unique customer needs and brings new ideas and the latest technology to market.

Together with DIC, Sun  Chemical is continuously working to promote and develop sustainable solutions to exceed customer expectations and better the world around us. Sun Chemical’s unparalleled global presence allows for the delivery of local service and support that is customized to the markets it serves.

Experience-Transformation-LogoRecognized as a leading source of innovation, Sun Chemical and DIC have 17 research and development centers that are committed to creating solutions that improve productivity, create new revenue opportunities for customers, and contribute to a more sustainable future.

Together with DIC, Sun Chemical has annual sales of more than $8.5 billion. Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A.

Leadership in Product Development


Inks + Pressroom Products

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.


Color Materials

Sun Chemical also develops a wide range of pigments and color materials for architectural and industrial coatings, automotive coatings, cosmetics, inks and more. Combining its pigments with DIC’s polymers for the same industries can create superior benefits and value for coatings formulators.


Advanced Materials

Sun Chemical and DIC also produce a variety of advanced materials, including liquid compounds, solid compounds and application materials. Sun Chemical’s liquid compounds can be developed for printed circuits and printed electronics, solar modules, digital inkjet printing, and others. Solid compounds are developed for automotive components and glossy interiors, as well as industrial, construction and other electrical components. Sun Chemical’s application materials can include adhesives for commercial and industrial electronics, magnetic tapes for plastic cards and degasification modules for water treatment facilities.