Non-MEK Inks and Makeup

Non-MEK Inks and Makeup

Non-MEK Inks and makeupNewcode has developed a revolutionary Non-MEK inks and makeup In response to customer requests to provide an alternative to MEK.

Moving away from MEK inks and solvents is easy... Newcode's NEW Non-MEK inks and makeup is a much more health & safety and environmentally friendly option suitable for use in most market-leader, makes and models of Continuous Inkjet (CIJ) printers.*

The Non-MEK inks and makeup, delivers fast dry-time on a variety of porous and non-porous substrates. Suitable for use on a wide range of printing applications including flow-wrap, paper, card and plastic for the food & beverage, cosmetics, healthcare, confectionery and tobacco manufacturing sectors.

Non-MEK

Key Benefits:

  • Hitachi approved Non-MEK based ink and makeup
  • Health & Safety benefits: its safer to handle (same chemical compounds as nail varnish remover) – the use of personal safety equipment remains mandatory
  • Environmental benefits: contains no environmental hazards or marine pollutants – disposal via professional waste management services remains mandatory*
  • Ink colours options: Black Non-MEK, Blue Non-MEK, Red Non-MEK

Are you an existing Newcode customer?

As an existing Newcode consumables (inks / makeup / solvent) customer, converting to the new safer non-MEK based ink and makeup couldn't be easier... we will do that for you. Click to Call or telephone 01942 228 882

Experienced Newcode engineers would arrive on-site to flush existing CIJ system(s) and setup the printer with the Non-MEK based ink and makeup, free-of-charge... yes, FREE!! Newcode also offers to exchange in-date (must not be out-of-date), unopened bottles of Newcode MEK-based inks and solvents, for bottles of Non-MEK based inks and makeup, like-for-like.

Looking for Non-MEK based Continuous Inkjet printer?
Newcode would like the opportunity to provide a competitive CIJ quotation as well as a part-exchange offer for your old printer. All Newcode CIJ printers listed below are supplied Non-MEK based ink and makeup ready:

  • Hitachi PB-260E Basic Printer: Basic continuous inkjet printer based on the same proven design concept as its predecessor the PX Series, but has been optimised for the best cost performance in stand-alone coding applications.
  • Hitachi PH-D260W 2-Line Small Character Printer: Highly advanced industrial small character, up to 2-line continuous inkjet (CIJ) printer is an economical solution for simpler marking and coding applications on metals, plastics, rubbers, films and paper.
  • Hitachi PH-D460W 4-Line Small Character Printer: Highly advanced industrial small character up to 4-line continuous inkjet (CIJ) printer is an economical solution for simpler marking and coding applications on metals, plastics, rubbers, films and paper.
  • Hitachi PXR-D260W and PXR-D460W Shape and Distance Optional Printers: Standard printer with a wide range of printhead / object throw distance to mark various product shapes without making mechanical adjustments.
  • Hitachi RX2-BD160W Basic Printer: Basic coding printer for applications in everyday environments. Printing with highest quality and reliability for many industries such as food, beverage, chemical and personal care.
  • Hitachi RX-SD160W Standard Printer: Standard printer for a wide range of applications depending on requirements, whether it is higher speeds, longer messages, 2D barcodes and QR codes, suitable for the food & beverage, pharmaceutical, extrusion manufacturing sectors.