With decades of industry expertise, we are the pioneers in delivering unparalleled quality and performance to newspapers worldwide. Our comprehensive coldset ink offerings are formulated to ensure flawless reproduction, vibrant colors, and exceptional consistency—all tailored to meet the unique demands of the newspaper industry. Discover the power of Sun Chemical’s commitment to excellence, where every print tells a story of unmatched quality and precision.
Solutions for Coldset Printing
Elevate Your Newspaper Printing with Sun Chemical's Premium Coldset Ink Portfolio
Discover the Ultimate Solution for Uncoated Paper Applications
When it comes to achieving perfection in uncoated paper applications, look no further than the SunNews ink series. Designed to revolutionize your printing experience, this remarkable ink series is the answer to your needs. Say goodbye to piling issues and unnecessary blanket washes and say hello to a world of seamless, high-quality results.
Key Benefits of SunNews Ink Series:
- Unmatched Transfer Performance: Our SunNews ink series boasts exceptional transfer capabilities, ensuring that your designs come to life on paper with unparalleled precision.
- Combatting Picking and Linking: Bid farewell to the frustrating problem of picking and linking that leads to unwanted piling. The SunNews ink series is engineered to minimize these issues and provide you with pristine prints every time.
- Elevate Heavy, Solid Densities: Elevate your print quality with the SunNews ink series. Experience the luxury of a smooth lay for heavy, solid densities that truly stand out.
Ultimate Ink Solution for Magazine and Newspaper Printing with the SunOne Ink Series
A true game-changer in the world of publication printing, SunOne is your go-to solution for achieving unparalleled print quality and optimizing ink-water balance, all while accommodating a diverse spectrum of lower-weight papers.
Benefits of the SunOne ink series include:
- Unifying Excellence: SunOne presents a groundbreaking approach, providing a single heatset ink system that effortlessly caters to both magazine and newspaper printing needs.
- Precision in Every Stroke: Our ink series is masterfully formulated to ensure impeccable ink transfer and an enchanting gloss that will captivate readers’ attention.
- Tailored for Variety: SunOne’s secret lies in its unique blend of lubrication and resin technology. This cutting-edge formulation enables exceptional performance across an array of paper types, including uncoated, super-calendared, and lightweight coated.
High Quality Newspaper Printing with the SunPolar Coldset Ink Series
Optimized for high-speed, high-volume production across a diverse range of printing presses, the SunPolar coldset ink series for publication printing maximizes production capacity across a wide range of absorbent substrates while delivering clean copy.
- Clean copy with low rub-off, low set-off and minimal print-through
- Highest possible color gamut
- Robust across a range of operating conditions
Coatings for High-Speed Coldset Presses
Improve rub and mar resistance with SunCoat Web overprint varnish for high-speed coldset printing applications, including newspapers, books, directories and more, can provide a variety of benefits to your print job, including:
- Enhanced touch and feel of the final product
- Improved rub and mar resistance
- Brighter colored output
By allowing for higher-quality substrates to be used, the SunCoat Web coating brings coldset print quality closer to that of heatset level of printing.
Troubleshooting Common Coldset Printing Challenges
Sun Chemical has unmatched technical service to help you resolve any issues you may be facing on press. In fact, if you are experiencing common coldset printing challenges, such as build-up, rub-off, scumming or stripping, you can access our Coldset Ink Troubleshooting Guide—a series of troubleshooting problems and solutions that we’ve assembled to help you solve your specific issue online. If these solutions still don’t solve the challenge, our technical service team is readily available to also assist.
A Complete Line of Pressroom Consumable Products for Coldset Printing
Sun Chemical Rycoline offers a complete line of pressroom consumable products for coldset printing, including:
- Fountain solutions that work with your pressroom products
- Pressroom wash to meet your end use or end applications
- Silicones and conditioners to meet your needs (traditional silicones, traditional silicone blends (with anti-stat) and web conditioners or synthetic silicones)
Leadership in Sustainability
Learn about our approach to sustainability and how it guides the way we develop, manufacture and distribute products. Our annual corporate sustainability report shows data that Sun Chemical uses to set improvement targets for its processes in energy and water consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, and solid waste emissions using what we call “the five Rs” – reuse, reduce, recycle, renew and redesign – as a way to guide our sustainability efforts in our operations, product development and cross-industry partnerships and collaborations. We invite you to learn more about our goals in sustainability.