V521 is a thermochromic MPK/Ethanol red ink qualified for use in the Videojet 1000 Line UHS continuous inkjet (CIJ) printers. This ink is ideal for use in high-speed food canning applications where retort evidence is desired. It is specially designed to change color from DARK RED to BRIGHT RED when cooked with steam at high temperatures.
Benefits of V521-D and V521-K
Color change for retort evidence
Non-MEK, non-Acetone, non-Methanol formula
Resistant to acids, bases, Mil Spec Solvent C, mineral spirits, and oils
Applications for V521-D and V521-K
V521 ink is ideal for retort or autoclave processes typically used to help preserve vegetables, beans, fruit, soup, sauces, baby food, meat/fish, ready-to-eat meals and pet food and may also be used in food or pharmaceutical applications where the customer would like to reduce certain solvent plant emissions (e.g. MEK).
This ink delivers excellent adhesion on acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), polystyrene, steel, and paper board.
Non-MEK Low VOC (V930) alternative cleaner is available.
iQMark™: V521-D ink was responsibly designed and manufactured to maximize contrast, adhesion, and uptime while meeting safety, environmental, and regulatory requirements. Every batch is tested to ensure it meets strict quality control specifications.