Vermillion Red - Deep Red Pigment

Vermillion Red - Deep Red Pigment

Coloured Earth Pigments

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Vermillion Red Pigment from Coloured Earth is a non-toxic pigment manufactured in France. Historically vermillion was made from a mineral ore of mercury and was highly toxic. This rich scarlet red pigment is a synthetic reproduction and perfectly safe to handle. 

Technical Info:

Pigment Name: Vermillion Red – 291
Other Names: Toluidine Red, Scarlet Lake, Chinese Red.
Pigment Type:
  Manufactured Pigment
Country of Origin: France
Colour Index: - PR3
Density: 868g/l
Chemical Make-up:  An organic pigment fixed on a mineral base
Chemical Formula: TBC
Lime Stable? yes
Suitable for External Use? Yes
UV Rating: Good
Colouring Power: Good
Particle size: 50 microns (325 Mesh)
Heat Stability: Colour Stable to 138°C / 280° F

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