Advanced Materials

Advanced Materials

Sun Chemical and its parent company, the DIC Corporation, deliver a vast portfolio of advanced products and technologies to broad markets, including automotive, inkjet, electrical/electronics, architectural and industrial coatings, aerospace, printed electronics, printed circuit boards, photovoltaics, plastic cards, water degassing, and plastics.

Sun Chemical’s global presence, combined with advanced technologies and products from Sun & DIC, allows for the delivery of local service and support with solutions, tailor-made.

See below for a small sampling of our broad range of product offerings.

  • 4Plate for Plastic & ID Cards

    4Plate is a joint-venture company that delivers the most complete, integrated and innovative lamination plate technology portfolio.

  • Adhesives for Photovoltaic Backsheet

    DIC’s adhesives for photovoltaic backsheet are optimized for solar panel manufacturing.

  • Alkyd Resins for Ambient Temperature Drying Architectural Coatings

    DIC’s alkyd resins for ambient temperature drying coatings provide outstanding durability, workability, solubility and many more properties.

  • Amphora

    Inkjet Inks for Flexible, Corrugated, Cartonboard, and Direct to Shape Packaging

    SunJet strives to be the ink partner of choice for brand owners, integrators and end-users of inkjet printing systems. As digital technology alters the packaging and narrow web printing landscape, SunJet is leading developments into new inkjet technologies for emerging sectors of the packaging …

  • Amplio

    Amplio for Inkjet Applied Additional Effects

    Amplio Applied Digital Effects Add Visual Appeal to Your Printing

    Amplio for inkjet applied digital effects is comprised of primers, tactile varnishes, gloss varnishes, foiling varnishes, lamination varnishes and adhesives for digital effects, and are designed to your substrate, application, printhead and market needs.

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  • Anti-Fingerprint Hardcoats for Building Materials

    Sun Chemical offers anti-fingerprint hardcoats for polycarbonate and polystyrene.

  • BURNOCK AC for Automotive

    DIC’s BURNOCK AC acrylic resins for automotive paint formulations provide outstanding adhesion to numerous substrates, chemical resistance and gloss properties.

  • CERANATE for Architectural

    DIC's CERANATE hybrid polysiloxane acrylic resins add exceptional weather and stain resistance to architectural coatings.

  • CERANATE for Ink

    DIC's CERANATE hybrid polysiloxane acrylic resins are aqueous resins which contain polysiloxane and produce extremely durable ink formulations.

  • Conductive Inks

    A range of products that continually adapts to meet changing demands in the world of Printed Circuit Boards (PCB) production.

  • Countertop Coatings for Building Materials

    Sun Chemical’s coatings for epoxy countertops deliver exceptional scratch and water resistance.

  • CRISVON for Automotive

    DIC’s CRISVON solventborne urethane resins produce artificial leather textiles with improved abrasion resistance, light resistance and flexibility.

  • CRISVON for Textiles

    DIC's CRISVON solventborne urethane resins imbue artificial leather surface films with improved abrasion resistance, light resistance and flexibility.

  • Crystal

    Digital Inkjet Inks for the Sign and Graphic Printing Market

    The Crystal product range encompasses the sign and graphics printing market for both roll fed and sheet fed inkjet printers. The wide variety of machines and substrates in operation today has resulted in the most extensive range of customized ink technologies. Through our wealth of …

  • DAILUBE for Metalworking

    DIC's DAILUBE extreme pressure lubricant additives are designed for high-pressure applications, such as metalworking, metal cutting and gear lubrication.

  • DAITAC for Automotive

    DIC's DAITAC pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) tapes are optimized for the production of dashboards and shift columns.