Schmincke Soft Pastel - Vermilion 040B

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Vermilion B
Vermilion B

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Color:
Vermilion B
Mfg #:
17040068
No.
040B

Pigment Information

This color contains the following pigments:

PR188 -Naphthol Red

PBk11-Mars Black

PR3-Toluidine Red

PR242-Pigment Red 242


Pigment Name

PR188 -Naphthol Red

Pigment Type

organic monoazo

Chemical Formula

C33H24Cl2N2O6

Properties

This Naphthol Red is yellowish, with a high tinting strength and average drying time. It produces warmer shades and tints.

Permanence

This Naphthol Red has excellent lightfastness, though it is generally not considered adequate for exterior use.

Toxicity

Naphthol Reds are not considered toxic. They may cause eye, skin, or respiratory irritation. Contact with dry pigment should be avoided.

History

Naphthol pigments are actually dyes that are "laked" to form pigments. First developed by the German chemical company Hoechst A.G. before World War I, their use in artist paints began in the 1920s.


Pigment Name

PBk11-Mars Black

Pigment Type

earth

Chemical Name

iron oxides

Chemical Formula

FeO or Fe2O3

Properties

Mars Black is an opaque black with a strong and cool masstone, a slightly warm tint, and a warm brown undertone. It is not as black as Ivory Black, but it dries more quickly and has three times the tinting strength. Mars Black is normally the only black available in acrylic form and that is safe to over paint. It can be used in all media without reservation and is widely used as an alternative to Lamp Black and Ivory Black.

Permanence

Mars Black is very lightfast with excellent permanence.

Toxicity

Mars Black has no significant hazards and is the only major black pigment considered non-toxic.

History

The word Mars refers to the Roman god of iron and war. Mars Black was developed in the early 20th century from inorganic, synthetic iron oxide.


Pigment Name

PR3-Toluidine Red

Pigment Type

organic, monoazo

Chemical Formula

Properties

Toluidine Red is a semi-opaque, yellowish red pigment with high tinting strength. .

Permanence

Toluidine Red has very good lightfastness.

Toxicity

Toluidine Red is not regarded as toxic.

History

Toluidine Red or Toluidine Scarlet has been used in inks, textiles, artist materials, and plastics.


Pigment Name

PR242-Pigment Red 242

Pigment Type

organic, disazo condensation

Chemical Formula

Properties

A bright yellowish red, often referred to as scarlet. It has average tinting strength.

Permanence

It has excellent resistance to solvents, acids, and alkali, and is heat stable up to 300°C. Disazo condensation compounds have very good lightfastness for organic pigments.

Toxicity

History

Pigment Red 242 is used to color plastics, paints, and printing inks.


Safety Data Sheet

UPC Code: 4012380077820

ASIN #: B001E6M32M