Triarylcarbonium Blue (PB1)
Pigment Blue 1 (C.I. 42595:2) organic pigment is available in the PTM type. It is a suitable organic pigment for many inks applications.
Our Lumiere Blue pigments are Triarylcarbonium Blue PTM pigments that offer very clean and unique bright blue shades, making them ideal blue pigments for many inks applications.
Lumiere Blue PTM 0151N is a greener shade PB1 pigment, and Lumiere Blue PTM 0153N is a PB1 pigment formulated for nitrocellulose-based inks, polyamide inks and polyvinyl inks applications.
Lumiere Blue PTM 0154N is a reddish shade PB1 pigment, and Lumiere Blue PTM 0155N is a PB1 shade pigment with a PB1 blue shade close to PANTONE Blue 072.
TRIARYLCARBONIUM BLUE (PB1) PIGMENT CHARACTERISTICS
|ACID FASTNESS||ALKALI FASTNESS||SOLVENT FASTNESS|
(5 on blue wool scale)
TRIARYLCARBONIUM BLUE (PB1) RECOMMENDED PIGMENTS-PROPERTIES AND APPLICATIONS
|Lumiere Blue PTM 0151N||A Triarylcarbonium Blue (PB1) pigment with a greener version of Blue 0155N for offset inks.||
|Lumiere Blue PTM 0153N
||A standard blue shade Triarylcarbonium Blue (PB1) pigment.||Inks: Nitrocellulose-based inks, Polyamide Inks, Polyvinyl Inks
|Lumiere Blue PTM 0154N
||A reddish shade Triarylcarbonium Blue (PB1) pigment with good performance.
||Inks: Nitrocellulose-based inks, Polyamide Inks, Water-based inks
|Lumiere Blue PTM 0155N
||A Triarylcarbonium Blue (PB1) pigment with a clean shade close to PANTONE Blue 072 that offers very glossy and transparent shades with high color strength.
VALUE ADDED SERVICES
Advanced Color Matching
Ferro technicians combine their talents with today's most advanced computer color analysis equipment to offer our customers precise color-matching services. Our spectrophotometry process minimizes metamerism, speeds up color matching, ensures consistent quality and helps identify the pigment combination that produces any given color for the lowest possible cost and right performance characteristics, including outdoor durability and NIR reflectance.
Ferro can match your color chip/drawdown or we can refer to complete files of OSHA, Munsel, RAL, Federal Standard 595 Series or Pantone® matching systems to achieve your reference number. All of our colors are matched to Ferro standards or your reference sample, ensuring precise color reproduction from order to order.
Providing Formulation Guides/Assistance with Startup Formula Creation
We assist customers in their product development efforts to ensure regulatory compliance (e.g., usage in food, cosmetics) and desired performance including anticorrosion, outdoor durability and NIR reflectance.
Our laboratory facility teams support customers’ production and development activities, including accelerated corrosion testing, weatherability testing, heat build-up and total solar reflectance testing and migration testing.
We work closely with our customers to co-innovate and develop customized high-performing and economical coloring solutions based on application requirements and operational processing needs, including custom formulations for paints, coatings, cement, concrete, inks, ceramics, glass, leather, metal and plastics.
Ferro provides custom manufacturing services to add value to specific projects, particularly in cases which our production facilities and know-how allow our customers to reach cost-efficiency targets or attain higher performing final products.
For customers who need additional manufacturing capabilities, we provide a full range of manufacturing capacities, from pilot runs to full-scale production.