Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Berlin Blacks

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1245

n Low-cost form of air-drying blacks based on solutions of bitumens to which black pigments or fillers are added. They possess excellent opacity, but reduced gloss. Some Berlin blacks are semi matt.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA