Mesh Preparation and Degreasing Chemicals
Alkemi Mesh Prep & Degreaser Concentrate
Ready to use micro-abrading/degreasing liquid for new mesh. Autoprep Gel is ideal treatment for all monofilament synthetic meshes, with-out causing the damage associated with harsh abrasive and scouring powders.
Perfect stencils start with properly prepared screens. Universal Mesh Prep, is a combined degreaser and wetting agent.
Premium degreaser concentrate, water-based and Dilutable preparation for the removal of grease and general contaminants from screen printing mesh prior to applying the photo stencil emulsion. Excellent anti-static properties and biodegradable - helps to reduce fish eyes.
On-Press & Final Cleaning (Ink Cleaners)
Alkemi Press Wash / Screen Opener / Screen Cleaner
Ink Cleaners – For all aspects of screen printing and pad printing; with specific solvents to give the best cleaning performance for on-press cleaning, re-circulation systems, automatic and manual cleaning applications. As well as covering screen printing applications such as garment, labels, textile, point of display, ceramics, membrane touch switch, circuits boards, medical, in mold decoration and signs.
Press Wash and Screen Openers
Provides screen printers with a low evaporation and low odor, on-press ink cleaner, part of the Green Screen range of products. Excellent choice for UV curable, solvent-based and plastisol inks, works well on silver-conductive inks.
General purpose, fast evaporating Screen Opener for on-press ink cleaning. Provides screen printers with a fast evaporating screen opener that helps to keep the screen open when printing.
Premium Fast evaporation Screen Opener and hazard label free to operator. Screen Opener D2 is part of the Green Screen range as a ink cleaner for on-press cleaning. Provides Screen printers with an extremely fast evaporating screen opener.
Premium medium evaporating Screen Opener and hazard label free to operator. Screen Opener D is an Ink cleaner for on-press cleaning.
Fast evaporation, EN12921-3:2005 complaint on-press ink cleaner that is hazard Label free to operator. As part of the Green Screen range. Screen Opener 511 is used for On-press cleaning as an “approved non-organic input” for GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standards).
HAPs free on press ink cleaner - part of the Green Screen range as a HAPs (Hazardous Air Pollutants) free ink cleaner. Provides screen printers with a sustainable press wash for manual on-press cleaning.
Versa-Clean PW is a highly-efficient Press Wash ink cleaner. Economical and low odor, designed for the removal of silicon and plastisol, UV and some solvent-based inks. Evaporates quickly allowing printing to resume with minimum delay, leaves no solvent residue on the mesh.
Low evaporating on-press ink cleaner. CPS Press Wash P140 is part of the Green Screen range as an ink cleaner. Ideal for plastisol inks.
An aromatic Hydrocarbon-free ink cleaning solvent designed for cleaning screens during breaks in printing, or for ‘opening’ fine detail that has dried in the screen.
Press Wash AF does not leave a greasy residue on the stencil surface, perfect for screens to be cleaned or archived for re-use. Aromatic Hydrocarbon-free and safer than ‘traditional’ screen cleaning solvents.
Screen Wash and AquaWash
Premium label free emulsifiable Screen Wash suitable for automatic and manual cleaning. CPS Screen Wash A6 is part of the Green Screen range. Low evaporating and low odor and (EN12921-3:2005 compliant).
General purpose emulsifiable Screen Wash. Ready to use medium evaporating ink cleaner, excellent to remove dried-up solvent-based ink in the mesh. For manual cleaning.
Premium label free emulsifiable textile ink Screen Wash suitable for automatic and manual cleaning. Hi flash point and low evaporating screen wash for manual and automatic machine cleaning (EN12921-3:2005 compliant) for plastisol textile inks.
Water dilutable ink cleaner concentrate (can be diluted 1:1 to 1:3), ideal for textile, UV graphics some solvent-based industrial inks. Part of the Green Screen range. Low COD and low VOC for manual and automatic machine cleaning (EN12921-3:200 compliant).
Premium hazard label free, high flash point, low evaporating and low VOC emulsifiable Screen Wash for automatic and manual cleaning (EN12921-3:2005 compliant).
Premium low odor ink cleaner meeting strict Scandinavian waste water Regulations and part of the Green Screen range of products. Highly effective water miscible and low VOC, screen wash for manual and automatic machine cleaning.
Low odor, water dilutable ink cleaner concentrate (1:1 to 1:3). Part of the Green Screen range of products. Low COD and low VOC Aquawash for manual and automatic machine cleaning (EN12921-3:2005 compliant).
Premium label free, low odor, aromatic free Screen Wash, part of the Green Screen range as a petroleum distillate free, ready to use with a high flash point and low VOC. Suitable for automatic and manual cleaning (EN12921-3:2005 compliant).
Premium label free, low odor, aromatic free, emulsifiable ink cleaner. Suitable for automatic and manual cleaning. Lowest evaporating with a high flashpoint (EN12921-3:2005 compliant).
California compliant (rule SCAQMD 1171) - low VOC and low COD emulsifiable concentrated ink cleaner that is diluted 1:1 with water, ideal for manual cleaning.
Water dilutable ink cleaner concentrate (can be diluted 1:1 to 1:3). Part of the Green Screen range of products. A good choice to remove 2 component nylon inks. Low COD and low VOC Aquawash for manual and automatic machine cleaning (EN12921-3:2005 compliant).
Universal water dilutable ink cleaner concentrate (1:1 to 1:2). Water miscible, part of the Green Screen range of products. Low COD and low VOC Aquawash for manual and automatic machine cleaning (EN12921-3:2005 compliant). A excellent non-caustic ink stain remover.
Industrial AF has low flammability, low volatility, is readily biodegradable and contains chemicals less harmful to operators than traditional cleaning solvents. It also contains no Aromatic Hydrocarbons.
Screen Cleaner & Miscellaneous
Aromatic free, premium, non-emulsifiable screen cleaner. Suitable for textile, graphics and industrial inks. Hi flash point and low VOC for manual and automatic machine cleaning (EN12921-3:2005 compliant).
Hazard label free, low odour, low VOC, aromatic-free product suitable for automatic and manual cleaning of graphics and industrial inks. EN12921-3:2005 compliant.
Screen Cleaner K3x is a ready to use non-emulsifiable ink cleaner that is EN12921-3:2005 compliant for on-press cleaning. Provides screen printers with a medium evaporating screen opener and screen cleaner for manual on and off press cleaning of textile, industrial and graphics inks.
Apply after printing to prevent ink stains forming in the screen printing mesh. SPG 7000 UV is a gelled screen wash designed for use in busy printing environment to help reduce ink staining on mesh. The gel structured allows the screens to be coated and stored vertically and keeps the solvent in contact with the ink prior to reclaim. The perfect solution to stopping UV and 2 part ink systems from cross-linking.
Unique solvent based activator used with Haze Remover HV, Haze Remover Liquid and Haze Hunter. This solvent blend gives the best performance for ink haze removing over any other solvent range.
Stencil Removers (Reclaim)
Alkemi Stencil remover / Autostrip / Aquastrip
All-in-one cleaner concentrate for dip tanks, designed to effectively remove textile inks and decoat stencils. VOC free, water based and water dilutable ink cleaner and stencil remover that can also be used manually.
Autostrip Gel is a ready to use paste that is perfect for manual application with a brush. Fast and effective stencil remover gel for all direct stencils and capillary films.
Premium Stencil Remover Concentrate. Concentrated product that is diluted with water and used to reclaim stencil making systems, such as direct emulsions and Capillary films.
Alkemi Haze Removers
Premium Haze Remover, a safer alternative to ‘traditional’ high-caustic hazer removers. Low caustic gel - VOC free, safer for operators and ensures that mesh isn’t damaged in use.
Fast Acting Haze Remover for those printers who prefer to use a ‘traditional’ high-caustic haze remover. High caustic gelled ink stain and haze remover for quick cleaning of hazed screen printing mesh
Haze Remover Liquid for ink and diazo stains. Used in conjunction with Activator G, A6 to improve ink stain cleaning performance.
Low-caustic liquid haze remover, for automatic and manual screen mesh de-hazing of ink stains.
Stencil Prep / Block Out / Other
Alkemi Low Tack Adhesive / Activator / Filler / Block / Hardener / Adhesive / Laminating Fluid / Anti-Foam
Red, fast drying and water soluble general purpose blockout is is ideal with all ink types except water based systems and suitable across a wide range of mesh counts.
Highly durable, fast drying, red color 2 part screen adhesive, suitable for all mesh types.
Blue Filler is a water soluble block out filler. Ideal for use with all ink types except water-based systems.
Capillex Laminating Fluid is a clear viscous liquid, enhances the application of any capillary film to insure an even and consistent application and faster drying.
Water resistant stencil hardener improves durability of a dried stencil, but makes it more difficult to reclaim.
Anti-Foam treatment for Automatic reclaiming equipment. Prevent foaming in the stencil remover section.
Regular Filler is a green water soluble solvent resistant block out filler. Ideal for use with all ink types except water-based systems.
Pre-mixed, consistent strength solution for hardening and developing all indirect stencils. Use with Five Star and Microplus films.
Premium VOC free water-based platen adhesive for textile printers. Superior performance to aerosol based spray adhesives.
Thick Filler is a heavy viscosity green water soluble solvent resistant block out filler. Ideal for use with all ink types except water-based systems.