Pebeo High Viscosity Acrylics - Cerulean Blue, 250 ml, Tube

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Pebeo High Viscosity Acrylics - Cerulean Blue, 250 ml, Tube with Swatch
Pebeo High Viscosity Acrylics - Cerulean Blue, 250 ml, Tube with Swatch
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AP Non-Toxic.

Products bearing the AP seal of the Art & Creative Materials Institute, Inc. (ACMI) are certified non-toxic. A product can be certified non-toxic only if it contains no materials in sufficient quantities to be toxic or injurious to humans, or to cause acute or chronic health problems.

Product Details

Color:
Cerulean Blue
Description:
High Viscosity Acrylics
Size:
250 ml (8.45 oz)
Format:
Tube
No.
28

Pigment Information

This color contains the following pigments:

PB74-Cobalt Zinc Silicate Blue Phenacite

PB15:3-Phthalo Blue


Pigment Name

PB74-Cobalt Zinc Silicate Blue Phenacite

Pigment Type

inorganic

Chemical Name

cobalt zinc silicate

Chemical Formula

(CoZi)2SiO4

Properties

Cobalt-zinc silicate is semi opaque and semi-soluble in water. It produces a warmer and darker blue that standard Cobalt Blue (PB28), and is used most often in glass and ceramics.

Permanence

Cobalt-zinc silicate is extremely lightfast and temperature stable.

Toxicity

Cobalt-zinc silicate is toxic, and its toxictiy may be of greater concern that for Cobalt Blue (PB28) because it is semi-soluble in water.

History

Since the discovery of processes for mining Cobalt Blue (PB28) in the 19th century, additional processes for manufacturing and purifying other cobalt salts have become available. Their use as artist pigments has followed.


Pigment Name

PB15:3-Phthalo Blue

Pigment Type

organic

Chemical Name

beta copper phthalocyanine

Chemical Formula

C32H16CuN8

Properties

Phthalo Blue PB15:3 is a structural variant of Phthalo Blue PB15 that produces more greenish tones.

Permanence

Phthalo Blues are completely lightfast and stable and are permanent for all paint uses. They are currently used in inks, coatings, and many plastics due to their stability and are considered a standard pigment in printing ink and the packaging industry.

Toxicity

Phthalo Blues have no significant hazards, although those made before 1982 contained some PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls).

History

Developed by chemists using the trade name Monastral Blue, the organic blue dyestuff now known as Phthalo Blue was presented as a pigment in November 1935 in London. Its discovery was accidental. The dark color was observed in a kettle where a dye was being made from a British dyestuff plant. The demand for such a pigment came from commercial printers who wanted a cyan to replace Prussian Blue.


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UPC Code: 3167861690287