Clemson University

NPIRI Printing Ink Technology Course

One of the joint efforts presented by ink companies and the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM) Technical Associate Members (TAMs) through the National Printing Ink Research Institute (NPIRI) is the summer Printing Ink Technology Course. Clemson University's Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics will provide a state-of-the-art venue featuring excellent instructional resources in flexographic, lithographic, gravure and digital printing, as well as electronic ink development capabilities. 

This is the only detailed course available that covers:

  • Where, how and why raw materials are used

  • Formulation, testing and application of printing inks linked to raw material characteristics.

  • First-hand exposure to printing presses 

Expert instructors in printing ink will join this summer from Allnex, BASF, Cabot Corporation, Clemson University, IGT Testing Systems, INX, Joules Angstrom U.V. Printing Inks, Kershaw Instrumentation, Kustom Group, NAPIM, Printers' Service, Sun Chemical, Verso Paper and others.

Learn more here and register:

Friday, July 19, 2019 at 7:30am to 12:30pm

Sonoco Institute at Clemson University, Auditorium (Room 315) 311 Harris A. Smith Building

Event Type

Conference / Forum / Symposium, Lectures / Seminars / Speakers, Seminars, Special Events, Training and Development


Centers and Institutes, Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics



Liquid Ink Module: $985 (Member) or $1,260 (Non-Member); Paste Ink Module: $985 (Member) or $1,260 (Non-Member); Combined Modules: $1,460 (Member) or $1,960 (Non-Member)

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George Fuchs

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