Polarity control in semiconducting single-walled carbon-nanotube field-effect transistors (s-SWNT FETs) is important to promote their application in logic devices. The methods to turn the intrinsically ambipolar s-SWNT FETs into unipolar devices that have been proposed until now require extra fabrication steps that make preparation longer and more complex. It is demonstrated that by starting from a highly purified ink of semiconducting single-walled carbon nanotubes sorted by a conjugated polymer, and mixing them with additives, it is possible to achieve unipolar charge transport. The three additives used are benzyl viologen (BV), 4-(2,3-dihydro-1,3-dimethyl-1H-benzimidazol-2-yl)-N,N-dimethylbenzenamine (N-DMBI), which give rise to n-type field-effect transistors, and 2,3,5,6-tetrafluoro-7,7,8,8-tetracyanoquinodimethane (F-4-TCNQ) which gives rise to p-type transistors. BV and N-DMBI transform the s-SWNTs transistors from ambipolar with mobility of the order of 0.7 cm(2) V-1 s(-1) to n-type with mobility up to 5 cm(2) V-1 s(-1). F-4-TCNQ transform the ambipolar transistors in p-type with mobility up to 16 cm(2) V-1 s(-1).