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Item Description Member Price Non Member Price
2017 NAPIM Printing Ink Handbook, 7th Edition 

An introductory level technical primer intended for people working in the printing ink industry - ink manufacturers, suppliers, printers, students, and people related to the industries (paper, press manufacturing, pressroom chemistry, etc.) and print buyers. This book is a revision in content and organization of the 6th edition published in 2010 and reflects the many changes that have taken place in raw materials, formulation techniques, product requirements and new printing technologies.

Single Copy: $110
2-9 Copies: $100
10+ Copies: $90

Single Copy: $160
2-9 Copies $130
10+ Copies 

Bar Code:  Ink Manufacturers - Graphics Industry Bar Code (GIBC/2) Specification Manual

The Graphic Communication Association (GCA) has now produced a specification manual (2nd edition) and it is available from NAPIM or GCA.

$36 $48
Introduction to Printing Ink

A 12- page booklet designed to help improve the understanding of printing ink. This illustrated booklet is intended to give a simple overview of ink - what it is and how it is used.

$6 $10
Raw Materials Data Handbook, Volume 4 - Pigments - 3rd Edition

This 2018 version is an update of the second edition. This handbook covers information on organic and inorganic pigments. Data sheets give physical properties, regulatory information and other significant characteristics. Pigments are identified by generic colour index names and include CAS Registry number and name where available.

$275 $475
Vertical Post Mixer Safety DVD

This important training tool explains and demonstrates the safety features and safe operating procedures prescribed in the 2006 ANSI Safety Standard B177.2 Printing Ink Vertical Post Mixers. NOTE: may be combined with the Three-Roll Mill video.

Additional Copies $35 
Additional Copies $140 
2014 3 Roll Mill Safety DVD

BRAND NEW training tool that gives a great overview of the safety techniques for the Three Roll Mill.  A Must have for all who work with these machines on a daily basis.

$100 $150