Traditional pigments and reliable synthetic colors. Compatible with acrylics and gouache to produce combinations of opacity and transparency. In tubes, or 10-tube set with round brush and tray.
Color Swatch created using heavy application/diluted application and was applied on cold press watercolor paper (150 lb) material.
Benzimidazolone Yellow is a bright yellow, semi-transparent pigment, slightly greenish, with dull tints and an average drying time.
Benzimidazolone Yellow has excellent lightfastness.
Benzimidazolone Yellow is not considered toxic.
The benzimidazolone group of pigments was developed and patented in 1960 by Hoechst A.G., a German chemical manufacturer that was a forerunner of the pharmaceutical company Aventis.
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