A Leader in Specialty Ink Technology
LA-CO Industries is a leading manufacturer of specialty inks and coatings. Under three brand families: Tempilink, Tempilcoat, and Tempiltherm, we provide flexographic coatings and specialty inks, including solutions for unique applications such as healthcare sterilization.
Starting in 1961 developing inks used for printing chemical indicators, the product families have grown to include water and solvent-based inks and coatings. LA-CO delivers quality products, with strong support and service. From standard inks to custom inks for specialty applications, the Tempilinks brand provides solutions helping you meet and exceed you and your customer's goals.
Market leading chemical indicating ink technology used to produce ISO 11140-1:2014 compliant process indicators for medical sterilization applications.
Overcoat and primer products, complementing both Tempilflex and Tempilink ink families, providing protection, durability and enhance visual features.
Thermochromic inks providing visible, irreversible color change heat indication for security applications such as money pouches, evidence bags, and more.