Midnightblack® carbon black pigments

Rate this item
(0 votes)
Midnightblack® carbon black pigments and dispersions

Application: - cosmetics - plastics

black®, 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.


Customized dispersions

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.








Read 20533 times
Last modified on 15 December 2015

About Us

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.