Piling - happens when the ink becomes too short due to emulsification. Ink builds up on the rollers or on the blanket and then it becomes too short to transfer properly. Excess pigment will then build up and start to pile or cake.
We are a family owned business with over 80 years combined experience in the printing industry. Lead by Roger Giza, with the assistance of long time employee Patty Vick, we strive to make only the best products available on the market. In addition we are always open to hearing what our customers are in need of and will do whatever we can to try and create a product that fits those needs- so if you are looking for something that we do not have please let us know!
We have manufactured, in the USA, a broad line of pressroom and related chemical products, including plate chemicals, blanket and roller cleaners, fountain solutions, and more since 1887. Our products will streamline production and ease work in the pressroom for every printer—whether offset, flexo, digital, inkjet, or screen. We pride ourselves on speedy and personalized service, and are constantly looking for new products to improve efficiency in the pressroom. We look forward to assisting you with your pressroom needs.