Acrylic Thickeners are required for increasing viscosity of paints and inks to assure excellent printability with bright prints. They are also known to improve consistency of colors and enhance their flowable characteristics. This activity of thickeners assists in better stability of solutions with good binding strength. Acrylic Thickeners can be formulated using polyurethanes, styrene, or latex beads according to type of use. They help in achieving high gloss and eye captivating finish to colored surface.