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"In considering sustainability when deciding to print, PERMASET Inks are the most environmentally responsible choice."

PERMASET Inks are owned and made by Colormaker, a boutique coatings manufacturer located on the sunny Northern Beaches of Sydney, Australia. Colormaker embraces continuous improvement practices for a more sustainable future.


PERMASET Inks are working towards a cleaner environment

PERMASET Inks do not contain ozone-depleting chemicals
Our inks do not contain ozone-depleting chemicals such as CFCs, HCFCs, aromatic hydrocarbons or volatile solvents. They are also free of lead, heavy metals and toxic chemicals.
PERMASET Inks are safe to use on baby clothes
Our PERMATONE range of textile inks passed the Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 Class 1 and is safe to use on underwear, swimwear and even baby clothes (infants under 2 years).
PERMASET Inks are Soil Association Approved
PERMATONE has been granted Approval by the Soil Association in the UK, having successfully met the requirements of the Global Organic Textiles Standards (GOTS) for non-organic chemical inputs for use in organic textile processing.

Our inks are kind to animals and GMO free

PERMASET Inks are vegan
PERMASET Inks are vegan. Our ingredients are not sourced from animals and our inks are not tested on animals. Ingredients that are sourced from plants are certified GMO free.

PERMASET Inks are made using sustainable practices

PERMASET Inks tread lightly on the Earth
We strive to tread lightly on the earth by recycling our paper, water and metal waste....
PERMASET Inks are made using solar energy
100% of our electricity comes from renewable sources.
Our solar array generates 2x as much energy as we use to power our own processes. It is enough to power 20 homes and save over 150 tons of green house gases per year.

We are part of a community of eco-conscious printers

PERMASET Inks deliver educational content
Our websites and YouTube channel delivers educational content empowering screen printers with ideas, methods & engagement.
PERMASET Inks build awareness of sustainable practices
We share our training resources with educational institutions building awareness and knowledge of sustainable screen printing practices.

PERMASET Inks choose slow consumption

PERMASET Inks choose slow consumption
We choose longevity over single use.
Slow Fashion over Fast Fashion.
PERMASET Inks are wash, rub and dry clean resistant
When cured, PERMASET prints are durable and are wash, rub and dry clean resistant.

We sponsor community engagement and leadership

PERMASET Inks sponsor community engagement and leadership
Colormaker Industries empowers
disadvantaged communities through social
giving and engagement.