Chromicolor®
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Chromicolor®

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A Bright Idea by Matsui

Chromicolor® is the Specialty Department’s most popular product line. It is a thermochromic ink and thermochromic plastic, changing color when exposed to cold or hot temperature. We offer 11 reversible colors ranging in temperatures from near freezing to as high as 105°F. Available in AQ Ink, Gravure Ink NC Base, PP & PE resin concentrates, BW Grade (BPA Free), and PVC Conc Sol formats for a wide pallete of color changing possibilities.

AQ Ink (water-based)

Contains formaldehyde

Contains Bisphenol A

Processing Method:

Printed

Screen Print

Gravure Print

Flexo Print

Bar Coating

Knife Coating

Garment Dye

Paint

Usage Example:

Labels

Indicator

Security Items

Stationaries

Toys

Fabrics

Gravure Ink NC Base (oil-base)

Contains Formaldehyde

Contains Bisphenol A

Processing Method:

Print

Gravure Print

Usage Example:

Lables

Printings

PE Conc Processing Method:

Moldings

Injection Moldings

Extrusion Moldings

Coatings

Usage Example:

Toys

Plastic Container

Indicator

Accessories

PP Conc Processing Method:

Moldings

Injection Moldings

Extrusion Moldings

Coatings

Usage Example:

Toys

Plastic Container

Indicator

Accessories

PVC Conc Sol with ATBC (BPA Free) Processing Method:

Slush Molding

Rotation Molding

Injection/Extrusion Molding (if compounded)

Usage Example: 

Toys

Cable

Outlet

Other Vinyl Chloride Products

Silicone Compound Conc (BPA Free) Usage Example:

Silicone base putty

Phone Cases

Basic Color #0
Chromicolor Colorless
A. Fast Yellow 108C
B. Gold Orange 172C
C. Vermilion 485C
E2. Pink 2 214C
F. Magenta 240C
G. Fast Blue 541C
H. Turquoise Blue 308C
I. Brilliant Green 322C
J2. Fast Black 2 428C
K2. Green 2 350C
L. Brown 438C

 Chromicolor® Temperature Range Chart Regular Type

Temperature Color Appears Below Color Disappears Above
Type °C °F °C °F
5 1.0 33.8 12.0 53.6
10 8.0 46.4 16.0 60.8
15 11.0 51.8 19.0 66.2
17 14.0 57.2 23.0 73.4
20 16.0 60.8 26.0 78.8
25 22.0 71.6 31.0 87.8
27 24.0 75.2 33.0 91.4
35 27.0 80.6 36.0 96.8
37 32.0 89.6 41.0 105.8

** These types have some restrictions on minimum order quantity and color available. Please contact your sales rep. * Please note these types have limited color availability. Please contact us for details.