To understand in simple words, discharge ink is basically a product based on water which is formulated specifically for deactivation of dyes which are used on fabrics that are natural. We see many shirts along with soft print which looks similar to natural cotton’s color. This is known as discharge printing. Printing of discharge screen can easily be utilized for dark colors printing on garments..

Discharge Screen Printing

In basic form, discharge is synonymous to clear ink with the addition of the activator element. This activator is made up of Zinc Formaldehyde Sulphoxylate. It causes dyes to be completely deactivated. Printing discharge ink (straight) bleaches down the fabric and then natural color occurs, the tinge of off-white. When discharged, fabric dyes which are resistant develops muted print which is mostly the lighter tint related to the basic fabric color.

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When it’s required for printing a color instead of clear discharged ink, pigments that are water based which are attached to ink to necessarily re-dye the garment with the specific choice of color.

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Fabric Selection

Your dedicated representative will initially help you select the best fabric for your product.

Cut & Sewing

Once the fabric is selected, it is sent for Cut & Sew processes to make sure that the quality of the product is not compromised at all.


At this step, all the changes you need in terms of printing, add-ons and changes are done effectively.


Once your product is finalized, we make sure that every piece has your label before it is sent to the packaging department


The final product is ironed, folded with care and packed in the baggage of your choice to give it a premium look


Once the order is packed and ready, it is sent for shipment to your location with minimum shipping time.