Pigment Yellow 168


Pigment Yellow 168

  • C.I. NO. : 13960
  • CAS NO. : 71832-85-4
  • EU NO. : 276-057-2
  • Molecular Formula : C16H12CIN4O7S1/2Ca
  • Chemical Group : Monoazo Yellow, Ca

Pigment Yellow 168 affords clean greenish yellow shade between PY1 and PY3, exhibits good fastness to aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons, limited resistance to alcohols, esters, and ketones. PY168 is mainly used in paints and plastics.

Physical Data and Fastness Properties
  • Density(g/cm3) :1.6
  • Surface area (m2/g) :27
  • Acid Resistance :5
  • Alkali Resistance :5
  • Migration Resistance :5
  • Heat Resistance (℃) :260
  • Light Fastness (8=excellent) :7

1. Coatings: used for inexpensive industrial finishes wherever the application requirements, especially as far as light fastness and durability are concerned, are not high.

2. Plastics: Good migration resistance in plasticized PVC, but it’s tinctorial strength is relatively poor that used for LDPE and PVC.

Available Commercial Specific Grades:

Fast Yellow K-5G.

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