Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Lithopone

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6983

\li-thә-pōn\ n [ISV lith- + Gk ponos work] (ca. 1884) BaSO4·ZnS. Pigment White 5 (77115). (Charlton white, Orr’s white, zinc baryta) A mixed pigment obtained by the interaction (metathesis) of equimolar solutions of barium sulfide and zinc sulfate, from which precipitate barium sulfate and zinc sulfide, both white.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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