Pigments and pigment preparations > for ceramics

BTC supplies the Black Olive® und Mearlin® pigment ranges developed for ceramic applications like glazes for wall and floor tiles, body mass colourations, glass, roof tiles, and ceramic digital ink jet inks.

Brands

Black Olive®
Mearlin®

Properties and applications

Black Olive® is a specialty mica based black effect pigment, coated with a cobalt ferrite. The champagne coloured undertone offers a wide spectrum of colour designs. This revolutionary product expands the range of absorption colours which are possible to be achieved with mica based pigments in the black and brownish colour palette.

 

The Mearlin® effect pigments based on mica are coated with titanium or different iron oxides to reach colour shades from pearly white covering all the interference colours of the rainbow. Semitransparent pigments cover the spectrum from light gold via brass and copper to deep metallic red.