Research Solutions has almost 50 years of experience supplying the flexographic, lithographic, and gravure printing industries with printing-grade alcohols and alcohol printer blends, such as specifically formulated blanket and roller washes. We develop custom blends to meet precise customer specifications including requests for HAPs-free, low-VOC, and high-flash-point products, to name a few. 

As a full-service manufacturer, we are committed to providing environmental and regulatory solutions to meet the ever changing requirements of the printing industry. Talk to us about options for waste removal, solvent recycling, and creating plans to minimize or eliminate the generation of hazardous wastes.

Blanket and Roller Washes

  • Environmentally friendly, HAPs free/low VOC
  • High flash points for safe applications
  • Fast and moderate dry times for residue-free cleaning of rollers
  • High solvency for quick, deep cleaning of blankets
  • Specifically formulated for cleaning rubber and metal rollers
  • Excellent for removal of inks and glazes
  • Rejuvenates as they work
  • Economical

Flexo Washes

  • Products formulated for dilution with water
  • Non-solvent, aqueous-based cleaners for removing dried, water-based inks
  • Cleans ink from fountains, pumps, rollers and plates
  • Non-flammable, HAPs-free, non-phosphate detergent technology
  • Excellent for pressroom maintenance anywhere water-based inks are used


Products are available in drums, totes or bulk quantities.