Exploring the current state of play in digital printing for textiles with a look at the future potential for the technology to expand into new application areas.
Fresh water is fast becoming a finite resource and globally, conservation of water, alongside reducing the polluting impacts of large industry, are critical areas being discussed and addressed.
An outline of the adoption of digital printing into industrial decoration applications. Looking at the influence of inks, hardware, software and process to get the maximum benefit from digital technologies.
A look at the pre-treatment, printing and finishing steps required for different ink technologies used to digitally print textiles.
An overview of the inks and processed used to digitally decorate textiles with water based digital inks
A review of the processes and testing requirements for creating digital inks
How to choose the right digital ink for your fabric and process.
Outlining the challenges of digital printing onto non-flat surfaces.
Highlighting the possibilities for digital printing of lamination papers and the requirements for adopting inkjet printing.
A look at how performance digital inks can contribute to a more efficient manufacturing process, with reference to etch resist technologies.
White paper outlining the issues when printing food or food contact materials and the regulatory challenges involved.
Analysis of the impact digital printing is having on reducing the environmental impact of textile decoration with a focus on sublimation printing.