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Matsui International Company, Inc., USA

Matsui International Company, Inc. is a subsidiary of the Japanese Matsui Shikiso Chemical Co. Ltd., which was founded in 1911.

In addition to heat transfers for et. al. tagless textile lables, binders and additives for textile printing there will be also produced colourchanging thermochromic and photochromic products.

We are the distributor of Matsui International Company, Inc. for thermochromic and light sensitive colour systems in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg since March 2010.

Our supplier Matsui International Company, Inc. already reacted on the latest legal framework conditions and now offers the microencapsulated Chromicolor® series free of bisphenol A and with a reduced content of formaldehyde. The photochromic series Photopia® does not need to be labeled.

Product Applications

The Product Series Chromicolor®, Thermolock®, Hydrochromic White and Photopia® can be used in the following industries:

  • Printing Inks and Printing Applications
  • Masterbatch and Plastic Coatings
  • Metal Coatings
  • Textiles
  • Industrial Lacquers
  • Cosmetics
  • Inks for Pens

or in following applications:

  • Baby Bottles
  • Ballpointpens
  • Batteries
  • Clothing
  • Cosmetics
  • Cutlery
  • Mugs
  • Educational Supplies
  • Electrical Supplies
  • Glassware
  • Hair Care
  • Lable Printers
  • Packaging
  • Papers
  • Squeeze bottles
  • Straws & Cups
  • Toiletries
  • Toys
  • .....

Chromicolor® line includes thermochromic applications, that means heat sensitive colour change. For light sensitive applications you can use Photopia® to achieve a colour change with UV light influence. 

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