Published On: Thu, Apr 2nd, 2009

Ciba Introduces New High-Performance Red Pigment at the European Coatings Show 2009

 Ciba is introducing a new high-performance pigment with an attractive yellowish red shade at the European Coatings Show in Nuremberg. Ciba® IRGAZIN® Solid Red is a versatile diketo-pyrrolo-pyrrole (DPP) pigment designed for coatings applications.
Better colors and effects with Ciba® IRGAZIN® Solid Red high-performance pigment for automotive, industrial and decorative coatings.

“IRGAZIN® Solid Red offers better saturation than other Colour Index Pigment Red 254 products, together with high color strength and hiding power, and excellent durability, even in the highly saturated yellow-shade red color area,” said Andreas Turk, Global Head of Ciba’s Paints & Coatings Business Line.

Additional properties of IRGAZIN® Solid Red include excellent flow and gloss, and high resistance to chemicals, solvents and bleeding. Its combined properties make it very suitable for premium exterior architectural paints, for industrial paints in general, and for automotive coatings.