ARCS LW5-FG (Food Grade Ink Remover)

ARCS LW5-FG was designed for use at plants subject to USDA or FDA regulatory requirements. This is a one-of-a-kind product and will remove most water-based inks. ARCS LW5-FG is all metal-safe and does not contain any caustic components or VOC’s. This is a heavily concentrated product, and gets diluted on-site at desired ratio. ARCS LW5-FG can be used in press wash up cycles, by hand (“rub & scrub”), and on other items besides printing rollers, including ink pans, printing plates, tools, etc.


  • Highly Concentrated – While this product can be used straight, depending on your cleaning needs, it can be diluted up to 1:25.
  • No VOC’s
  • Safe for Food Grade Applications
  • Non-Caustic – Will not corrode soft metals.
  • Budget friendly
  • Low-Foaming
  • Free Rinsing – Leaves no residue.

Technical Data:

  • 12.35 pH at full strength
  • 1.05 Specific Gravity


  • 55 Gallon Drums
  • 275 Gallon Tote

Additional Information:

  • Click here to request the MSDS, PDS, pricing and information on how to receive a free one quart sample of the ARCS LW5-FG. (The product Letter of Guarantee is available upon request.)