high quality metallic pigments and dispersions for the printing industry
Metalloy® aluminium pigments for the printing industry
Metalloy® effect pigments are aluminium based pigments offering metallic effects. In printing applications Metalloy® pigments provide new styling potential with mesmerizing covering polychromatic effects.
The Metalloy® product range can be divided into two product lines:
- Silica and metal oxide coated aluminium powders
- High chrome effect VMP aluminium paste
The silica and metal oxide coated aluminium powders are innovative aluminium pigments especially developed for application in powder coatings, inks and wallpaper coatings.
The metal oxide coated range contains metallic shades in silver, gold, blue, green, orange and copper shades. They can be combined with other effect pigments and colorants such as pearlescent and organic pigments. This enables formulators to create unique colours and effects.
The Vacuum Metallized Pigments (VMP) range consists of alumumiun dispersed in a variety of solvents such as Ethyl Acetate, (Methoxy) Propyl Acetate, Butyl Glycol and Isopropyl Acetate.
Metalloy® VMP pigments provide superior brilliance in inks, coatings and decorative finishes. It provides a high gloss, mirror like reflection.