, Water-Based Systems


WB 2040-M is a non hazardous, solvent free, waterbased marking ink which is low in VOC’s.  This fast drying, permanent ink is available in 12 standard colors with custom colors available upon request.  Fast, efficient room temperature cure with superior adhesion to a wide variety of substrates.


  • Automotive components
  • Medical devices
  • Package and coding identification


  • Non hazardous/non flammable
  • Easy application:  spray, brush, dip, or stencil
  • Excellent adhesion to metal, plastic and glass
  • Color versatility
  • Low odor
  • Fast drying for fast processing (5-8 minutes @ 75 deg F)
  • Provides permanent durable mark
  • Easy clean up with water


  • Resin: Acrylic base
  • Viscosity @ 25oC, cps: 150cps
  • Specific Gravity @ 25oC: 1.02
  • VOC Content: 144 grams/liter  or  1.2 pounds/gallon  (All Colors)


All technical information contained on this sheet is for comparison purposes only.  Actual values may differ significantly due to variables beyond our control.  Contact an RBC representative for further information.  RBC waterborne resins have a shelf life of approximately 6 months when stored properly.  Keep product tightly capped, in plastic containers.  DO NOT FREEZE.