July, 30th 2014
Hitachi releases multi-talented new yellow ink: Best solution for returnable bottles during the
Cold Fill process with different types of can for strong contrast
Balancing act between efficiency and sustainability: Ecological evolution forces producers to
use returnable bottles in production process
In the context of worldwide ecological rethinking, producers have to find ways for the balancing act between
efficiency and sustainability. Especially in the bottling process of liquids, the use of returnable bottles is
increasingly high. Due to new requirements for efficient production, flexible solutions are desired.
Hitachi offers an all-in-one solution for more flexibility in the filling process
The new yellow ink was developed especially for printing on
returnable bottles during the Cold Fill process. The ink is able to
penetrate a thin layer of condensation that occurs when the
bottle is filled with beverages. It is designed to be washable with
caustic wash during the cleaning process for returnable bottles.
Internally called JP-Y109, it guarantees excellent adhesion with
most kind of plastics. Various types of cans (steel, aluminium
etc.), containers (paper, plastic, etc.), Film (Nylon, PET, etc.)
PVC pipe, and materials (plastics, steel nonferrous metals) are
When it comes to the development of sustainable systems under stable conditions, customers can benefit from
Hitachi’s high quality solutions. Hitachi Inkjet products and services stand for stability, reliability, trust and quality.
For more information on Hitachi JP-Y109 ink and the Hitachi Sales Network please visit us here.
www.hitachi-ds.com or www.hitachi-ies.co.jp.
About Hitachi, Ltd.
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, delivers innovations that answer society’s challenges with our talented team and proven
experience in global markets. The company’s consolidated revenues for fiscal 2013 (ended March 31, 2014) totaled 9,616 billion yen ($93.4 billion).
Hitachi is focusing more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes infrastructure systems, information & telecommunication
systems, power systems, construction machinery, high functional materials & components, automotive systems, healthcare and others. For more
information on Hitachi, please visit the company's website at http://www.hitachi.com.