Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Bone Black

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1499

n Made by charring animal bones in closed retorts. Bone black is blue-black in color and is fairly smooth in texture. It contains carbon, calcium phosphate, and calcium carbonate. (Kirk-Othmer encyclopedia of chemical technology: pigments-powders (1996). Wiley, New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA