SensiJet® FSE

Created to offer outstanding color and sharpness, while also complying with the highest levels of quality and safety regulations, SensiJet® FSE is a series of edible, water-based digital inks, designed for decorating food products.

Made with synthetic colorants, SensiJet® FSE allows brands to print designs with maximum visual appeal and excellent image quality, without compromising on production reliability, longevity or performance. SensiJet® FSE has been developed by combining our vast experience and expertise in food colorants with our equally regarded capability in digital inkjet formulation.

With Sun Chemical’s unrivalled regulatory knowledge within foodstuffs and inks, SensiJet® FSE allows brands to personalize their brand with intense, intricate, colorful designs, while safe in the knowledge that their products comply with regulatory requirements worldwide.


Incomparable production reliability
Vibrant, bright color and excellent sharpness
Regulatory knowledge within food and ink
Product specification

Available for the following printheads



Shelf life

If stored under the recommended conditions, the inks have a shelf life of 24 (twenty-four) months. If the ink exceeds the shelf life detailed on the bottle, please contact Sensient directly for advice on continued use.


Product should be stored in a closed container at 50 °F to 80 °F (10 °C to 25 °C), out of direct light, away from heat sources. Do not freeze as product might separate irreparably. We recommend agitation/shaking prior to use.

The following inks are available

Name                                                       Code

SensiJet® FSE-542 YELLOW           021571500

SensiJet® FSE-522 MAGENTA        073701500

SensiJet® FSE-525 US MAGENTA   073841500

SensiJet® FSE-562 CYAN                 027151500

SensiJet® FSE-502 BLACK              028311720

Standard packaging: 1 kg

How to use

Printing & application

FSE inks have been tested on the most frequently used printers, but Sensient will support users in checking the inks’ suitability for individual machines and models.

Kosher status

This product is Kosher certified.

FDA status
This ink is manufactured to comply with US Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Parts 73 to 82.

Related resources


Printing edible inks whitepaper

Don’t eat your words: food-safe inks are an important issue


Edibles webinar

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