is in color pigment
solutions and preparations for the coatings, plastics and specialty ink industries worldwide.
Caption: Above: DIANE TUFT, Reaching Out, De Quervain Havn, Greenland, 2016, Color pigment
print, 40 x 60 inches
The Color Pigments
Manufacturers Association (CPMA) and the Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association (CCTFA) collaborated to provide new information on safety of color pigment
used in lipstick.
The pigment should have bisphosphonic acid groups for complexing, and may be a carbon black or color pigment
. The polyurethane is a product of an isocyanate and a polyester or polyether diol with molecular weight between 1,000 and 20,000.
These are important, not only because their consideration assists in making a good colored rubber product, but also because the color pigment
itself is generally the most expensive ingredient in the compound.
Nearly three-quarters of color pigment
demand in the US is consumed by three major markets: paints and coatings, printing inks and plastics.
The appeal of these novel paints to consumers ensures that they will attract an increasingly larger fraction of the color pigment
market, estimated to be about $3.5 billion in 2005.
Advanced Troysperse ZWD1 is especially effective for the preparation of aqueous color pigment
concentrates utilizing organic color pigments
For optimum color pigment
efficiency, a Hegman grind of 6 (24 microns) or better is recommended.
His experience and knowledge will significantly strengthen the Trust Chem team and expand its capabilities to supply color pigment
to the North American market.
Of the main markets, making up about 75% of the color pigment
demands in the U.S., (printing inks, plastics and paints and coatings), printing inks are expected to have the fastest growth.