Midnightblack® carbon black pigments and dispersions
Application: - cosmetics - plastics
Midnightblack®, D&C Black 2, is an exclusive, very pure carbon black pigment which allows cosmetic formulators to create deep blue-black mascara's and eyeliners. GEOTECH is market leader for this product range in the cosmetic industry. Midnightblack® is used by all major cosmetic producers.
In order to get the full colour tone out of carbon black it is of paramount importance that a good dispersion is made. The properties of carbon black require some special attention. A turbo mill or roller mill is needed to disperse the carbon black powder. Except for the standard powder form, GEOTECH offers "ready to use" Midnightblack® dispersions and preparations.
The following products are available:
MBD 241 Water
A general purpose dispersion with a 20% Midnightblack® loading, 42% water and 25% glycerin. This dispersion is commonly used in mascara’s, eyeliners and other water based products.
MBD 203 Isododecane
This dispersion has been developed for a specific application; waterproof mascara. The standard dispersion contains 20% Midnightblack® and 70% isododecane.
Custom made dispersions of Midnightblack® are available upon request at a minimum quantity of 250 kg.
Midnightblack® is FDA certified and complies to the EU, US and Japanese regulations for cosmetics.