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Pigment suppliers directory: the following pages contain a directory of select pigment suppliers and their products. For more information on the products listed in this guide, contact the companies directly.

BASF Corporation


Fax: 800-971-1123/864-332-5080



Type of pigments: Blacks (Near Infrared reflective pigments; Near Infrared Transparent pigments; Mica-based effect pigments, Heat Management pigments); Blues (Phthalocyanine Blue; Cobalt Aluminum Oxides); Corrosion inhibiting (Miscellaneous additives); Extender pigments (Miscellaneous pigment extenders and reinforcers); Greens (Chrome Green pigments, Phthalocyanine Green Pigments); Iron Oxide pigments (Transparent Iron Oxides); Metallic pigments (Pearlescent effects pigments; Special effects pigments, Vacuum-metallized aluminum pigments); Reds (Diketopyrrolo Pyrolle (DPP) pigments, Quinacridone pigments, Pyrazolone red and maroon. Pigment Scarlet, Perylene Red and Maroon, Misc. Red and Maroon Toners and Lakes, BON Red and Maroon); Specialty pigments (High-performance pigments, Light-Interference pigments, Heat Management pigments, Low VOC pigments, Misc. Yellow pigments); Whites (Synthetic mica-based effects pigments).

* Product Name: Lumina Royal Aqua and Lumina Royal Indigo effect pigments

Attributes/comments: The newest members of the Lumina Royal family of high chromaticity effect pigments. These two new interference pigments deliver superior chromaticity and reflectivity offering new options to color designers and stylists.

* Product Name: Paliocrom Brilliant Gold L 2050 effect pigments

Attributes/comments: Brings the brightest and most intense gold appearance possible to coated surfaces--enabling designers to create eye-catching effects because of its high chroma and superior lightness.

Burgess Pigment Co.

478-552-2544/Fax: 4783524281



Type of pigments: Extender pigments (aluminum silicate, kaolin clay)

* Product name: Burgess Optiwhite

Attributes/comments: Optiwhite is a unique flash calcined kaolin for wet and dry hiding as well as improved touch up, scrub, sheen control, and TiO2 reduction

Cabot Corporation




* Product name: Emperor 1200

Attributes/comments: Uniquely designed high jetness carbon blacks enable best-in-class color performance and superior dispersability. Emperor 1200 provides excellent color performance and hiding power.

* Product name: Emperor 1600

Attributes/comments: Uniquely designed high jemess carbon blacks enable best-in-class color performance and superior clispersability. Emporer 1600 is Cabot's highest color pigment for solvent-based applications that delivers deep black color with a blue undertone.

Heucotech Ltd./Heubach

215-736-0712/Fax: 215-736-2249



Types of Pigments: Blacks (Complex Inorganic Colored Pigments); Blues (Phthalocyanine Indathrone, Complex Inorganic Colored Pigments); Corrosion Inhibiting (Calcium, Zinc, Strontium Phosphate); Greens (Phthalocyanine, Complex Inorganic Pigments); Reds (Napthols, Benzimadazolone DPP, Quinacridone); Speciality Pigments (Dispersions and Colorants); Yellows and Oranges (Bismuth Vanadak, Complex Inorganic Pigments, PY74 and 83, Disazo) Whites (Titanium Dioxide Dispersions).

* Product name: Monolite Red 301901

Attributes/comments: Monolite Red 301901 is the Bluish Red modification of the Quinacridone pigment violet 19. High lightfastness and durability makes PV19 a useful product for a variety of applications throughout the coatings and paint industry, including high end industrial paints and automotive finishes.

* Product name: Monolite Yellow 115401

Attributes/comments: PY154 is a somewhat greenish yellow shade providing very high lightfastness and weatherfastness. It is completely resistant to the major organic solvents. It is primarily used in high performance industrial paints and automotive finishes.

Hoover Color Corporation

540-980-7233/Fax: 54.0-980-8781



Types of products: Environoxide Pigments

* Product name: BR-832 8c BG-836 Environoxide Pigments

Attributes/comments: Environoxides Iron Oxide Pigments can be used anywhere conventional natural or synthetic iron oxide pigments are used. They can be used to color the paint used to paint a product, the plastic used to mold a product, and the building material used to build a project. They can also be used in conjunction with other traditional pigments to provide a wide range of earth-tone colors.

Lansco Colors

845-507-5955/Fax: 845-735-2787



Types of pigments: Blacks (carbon black); Blues (phthalo, indanthrene, milori); Corrosion inhibiting (zinc phosphate, zinc chromate); Greens (phylo, chromium oxide); Iron oxide pigments (synthetic micronized and nonmicronized zinc ferrite) Metallic pigments (aluminum); Reds (high performance, naphthol, toluidine, azo, quinacridone, perylene, DPP)

* Product name: Lansco 1522 Bon Maroon 5222

Attributes/comments: A blue shade red pigment used in spray paint and other low performance applications where cost is an important driver in pigment selection.

* Product name: Lansco 2184 Bismuth Vanadate

Attributes/comments: A green shade yellow Bismuth Vanadate recommended for coatings and plastic applications where excellent lightfastness is needed.

Lanxess Corporation




Types of pigments: Black (Iron oxide); Blues (Phthalo cyanide blue); Greens (Chrome oxide green); Iron oxide pigments (Synthetic iron oxide); Reds (iron oxide); Yellows and Oranges (azo); Whites (iron oxide)

Orion Engineered Carbons LLC

832-445-3300/Fax: 832-445-0250



Types of pigments: Blacks (Carbon black)

Reitech Corporation

610-929-9451/Fax: 610-921-9788



Pigments offered: Blacks (Carbons); Blues (Phthalos and Ultramarine); Greens (Phthalos); Iron Oxides (Red, Yellow, Black, Brown; transparent and opaque); Reds (Naphthols, DPPs, Bariums, and Toluidines); Yellows (Hansas Diarylides, Bismuth Vandates, and Benzimidazolone); Oranges (DNAs, Dianisidine, Diarylides); Whites (Titaniums); Violets (Quinacridones, Carbizoles, Methyls)

* Product name: Y74R635 Opaque Hansa Yellow

Attributes/comments: A good light fast green shade yellow that hides well.

* Product name: Y83R629 RS HR Yellow (transparent)

Attributes/comments: A red shade transparent yellow with good light fast properties.

Sensient Industrial Colors

800-325-8110/Fax: 314-658-7326



Types of pigments: Blues; Greens; Reds; Yellow and Oranges

* Product name: Sensi Coat Seed Coating Pigments

Attributes/comments: EPA compliant seed coating dispersions for enhanced appearance, flowability, dust control and seed protection.

* Product name: Sensi Pro Green links Turf Colorant

Attributes/comments: High strength pthalocyanine based pigment dispersion for long lasting visual enhancement for turf and other agricultural applications.

Sincol USA


Fax: 909-931-9465



Types of pigments: Blues (Phthalos); Greens (Phthalos); Reds (DPP, Napthol, Quinocradone, Lithol Rubine); Yellows 8c Oranges (Diarylide, Benzimidazolone)

* Product name: Sinper Maroon Red 179

Attributes/comments: Perylene Red. Blue shade red with excellent lighfastness and weatherfastness recommended in all decorative and industrial coatings.

* Product name: Sinfast Yellow 151

Attributes/comments: Benzimidozolone Yellow. Green shade yellow suitable as lemon chrome replacement in solvent based industrial finishes.


Types of pigments: Blacks (Carbon Black Dispersions); Blues (Indanthrone blue, Phthalocyanine Blue); Corrosion inhibiting (Zinc Flake, Zinc Paste); Greens (Phthalocyanine green); Metallic Pigments (Aluminum paste, Aluminum powder, Waterborne Aluminum, Stain resistant Aluminum, GoldBronze powders); Reds (Bon Red/Maroon, Lithol Rubine, Naphthol, Perylene Red, Perylene Maroon, Perylene Scarlet, Perylene Violet, Quinacridone Maroon, Quinacridone Red, Quinacridone Scarlet, Diketo-pyrrolo-pyrrole Red, Dioxazine Violet, Toluidine Red); Yellows and Oranges (Diarylide Yellow, Diarylide Orange, Hansa Yellow, Azo Yellow, Isoindoline Yellow, Benzimidazalone Yellow, Benzimidazalone Orange, Perinone Orange)

* Product name: 288-6736 Quindo Red 209

Attributes/comments: Used in both solvent-based and water-based coatings applications. Quindo Red 209 is highly chromatic and is one of the most yellow shade Quinacridones.

* Product name: Benda-Lutz Maxal EC encapsulated aluminum flakes

Attributes/comments: Superior chemical and alkali resistance and are well suited for solvent, waterborne and powder coatings for a variety of interior and exterior applications.

Trust Chem USA LLC

East Greenwich, RI


Fax: 401-398-7321



Type of pigments: Blues (Plithalocyanine); Greens (Phthalocyanine); Reds (Azo, Quinacridone, DPP, Benzimidazoione); Specialty pigments (Pearlescent pigment); Yellow and Oranges (Azo, Benzimidazoione, Isoindoline, Isoindolinone, Quinophthalone, Perinone)

* Product name: Pigment Yellow 93

Attributes/comments: Pigment Yellow 93, disazo pigment, green shade, has excellent light-and-weather-resistance, mainly used for the coloring of plastic, packaging ink and decorative paint.

* Product name: Pigment Yellow 95

Attributes/comments: Pigment Yellow 95, red shade, has the best color strength in azo-condensation pigments and excellent heat stability. It's mainly recommended for coloring of plastic and high-end metal decorative ink.
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