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A-Z Of M&G Stationery: I – Ink Types

M&G Basics capped ball pen – ABP64772 Colour fan

We thought that you might find it interesting to learn a bit about the inks that get put into pens. Ball Pen Ink As a general rule the ink that goes into a ballpoint pen has one or more colour pigments or dyes. These are dissolved or suspended in a solvent. The solvent can vary, […]

A-Z Of M&G Stationery: H – Highlighters

AHM23972 M Lighter highlighter.

Everyone loves a highlighter right? Well may be so now, but it wasn’t the case in the beginning. History A type of highlighter first appeared in the middle of the 1950s, but it wasn’t until early 1960s that manufacturing started. The early pens were a water based ink in a pen with a felt nib. […]