UV Ink-How to Remove It If You Touch by Accident

Nowadays, UV printing is becoming more and more popular because of its wide range of applications.But do you know whether UV ink is toxic or not?In fact,it is not toxic after curing, but it can't be said to be completely harmless. When it touches your skin, eyes or mouth, you should clean it up at once.

To conventional wisdom, ink is a liquid that runs and pours, but this is not always the case. Ultraviolet ink has a number of unique characteristics. The ink starts out like any traditional ink, but will not dry when exposed to air. Instead, UV ink only dries when exposed to intense ultraviolet light. The ink dries to a solid consistency that is reminiscent of plastic. This ink is durable, but because it does not dry immediately it easily spreads to a variety of surfaces by touch. Getting this ink off of skin, clothing and tools is vital to prevent the spread to areas such as food and drink.

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Step 1

Wash your skin thoroughly by repeated rinsing with warm or hot water. Use hand soap or another skin-cleaning product to help remove the ink from your skin.

Step 2

Wash immediately if the ink gets into the eyes, mouth or other sensitive areas. Flush the area with cold water for at least 15 minutes; use soap if possible, but never put soap in eyes or mouth. Consult a doctor if irritation, pain or physical damage occurs.

Step 3

Wash affected clothing in hot water and laundry detergent. Wash these garments alone to avoid contamination of other garments from the ink. Do not use bleach or other chemicals.


Step 4

Wipe up spills immediately with clean rags or paper towels. Wash the surface thoroughly in hot water and soap to remove residual ink; rinse with clean water to remove suds before setting anything on the surface.

Step 5

Clean all tools and equipment with hot water and dish detergent or hand soap. Rinse thoroughly in hot water to remove residual soap or ink.

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Therefore, when the UV ink touches your mouth, eyes and nose, don't panic, just follow the above method.

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