Ribbon Inks

Ribbon_Ink_2We are proud of our reputation for being a quality ink supplier to both OEM and aftermarket nylon printer ribbon manufacturers.

Using high-quality raw materials, our inks deliver millions of quality characters and long shelf life that minimize printhead and fabric abrasion and protect against wear.

What sets us apart from other ink manufacturers is our willingness to be not just a supplier but a partner in developing inks specifically engineering for our customers’ applications. Our Research and Development group supports our products and customers throughout the formulation, testing and production process.


Porelon inks are the quality choice for nylon ribbons used in desktop or high speed line printers and are an integral part of many re-inking solutions. Our inks can be found in

• Bi-color typewriter and printing calculator ribbon

• High speed line printer ribbon

• Desktop dot matrix ribbon

• Ribbon re-inking fluids

• Cash register and POS printer ribbons


Porelon ribbon inks are available in black, OCR black, violet and red. Typical viscosities are 500–2,000 cps.


Porelon products contain no heavy metals and are certified to be RoHS and CONEG compliant. Our products are HAPs free (Hazardous Air Pollutants) and low in VOCs. We utilize “green” materials such as soya oil and naturally-derived oleic acid wherever possible. Identity Group is REACH registered and represented by ENVIRON as its Only Representative.