Looking for information that proves our market leadership in pigments? Here you will find all the news and articles on events, product launches, partnerships and investor relations of BASF Colors & Effects.

June 24, 2021

Colors & Effects® Brand Announces Expanded Food Contact Compliance for Microwave and Oven Ready Applications with its Sicopal® Black K 0098 FK

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Sicopal Black K 0098 FK Recycling
June 17, 2021

Colors & Effects Brand Disrupts the Traditional Color Experience with High-tech Color Digitalization in New PigmentViewer App

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June 2, 2021

BASF’s Colors and Effects® Brand Low Dust Colorants Comply with New TiO2 Classification Backed by Regulatory Team's Assessment

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May 19, 2021

Colors & Effects® brand introduces new Spectrasense™ Black EH 8082 for autonomous driving and solar heat management

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AMC APP black car city streets LoRes v5
May 6, 2021

Colors & Effects® Cosmetics completes Roundtable for Sustainably Sourced Palm Oil certification for entire effect pigment portfolio 

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April 22, 2021

Inspired by Earth Day 2021, the Colors & Effects® brand highlights sustainable pigment solutions using Color of the Moment video

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February 22, 2021

Trendy and sustainable: The Colors & Effects® brand promotes a styling kit for innovative cosmetic packaging

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BASF Colors Effects Inside Out
December 9, 2020

Colors & Effects® inspires the automotive industry with the digital Global Color Presentation

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Global Color Presentation Key Visual
November 11, 2020

Colors & Effects® introduces new OEKO-TEX certified colorants

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OEKO TEX Press Website
November 5, 2020

Colors & Effects® introduces new Spectrasense™ brand for functional pigments

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October 28, 2020

Transparency in Beauty: Mearlmica® FF from Colors & Effects® is a versatile performance mineral made from natural mica with full traceability

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Mealmica FF Rainbow
October 28, 2020

Color our future lead free: BASF’s Colors & Effects® brand supports new SAICM Policy Brief for eliminating lead paint

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Lead Free Key Visual v2
October 20, 2020

Lumina® Royal pigment expands the brilliant red to blue color space in automotive coatings trend formulation

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October 20, 2020

Shine through the darkness with colors for new beginnings: Colors & Effects® launches Chione Electric Sunset™

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September 21, 2020

Colors & Effects® announces new FDA compliance for Sicopal® Black K 0098 FK following its launch earlier this year

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Plastics recycling Sicopal Black K 0098 FK v2
September 3, 2020

Color our future lead free: Colors & Effects® presents new hybrid pigment Pacific Orange

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July 28, 2020

New, exclusive distribution center for pigments supports growth for Colors & Effects®

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ColorsEffects Groundbreaking
May 5, 2020

Revolutionary dosing system Xfast® Easy Color: Colors & Effects® introduces a new dispenser for the world’s first solid dispensing system for point-of-sale

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PGT PRO woman pigments grabbing colorful LoRes v3
April 28, 2020

Colors & Effects® developed Sicopal® Black K 0098 FK for smart recycling of dark plastics

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Plastics recycling Sicopal Black K 0098 FK
April 15, 2020

Colors & Effects® donates 1,000 trees in Haiti on behalf of customers through an incentivized customer survey

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September 16, 2020

New features of the Colors & Effects® Online Service Platform add value, convenience and simplicity to the user experience

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PigmentFinder ColorsEffects
September 1, 2020

Colors & Effects® keeps investing in future talents: Global pigment producer hires 33 new apprentices

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Colors Effects Pigments
August 20, 2020

Colors & Effects® supports sustainable packaging with pigments for compostable plastics and printing inks

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August 5, 2020

Universal eXpand!® pigment enables advanced coloristic properties and cost reduction in various coating systems

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eXpand Red EH 3530
March 31, 2020

Prove it with Pink: Colors & Effects® launches Cloisonné® Vibrant Raspberry, a bold, magenta metallic-like effect pigment based on sustainably sourced natural mica

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Raspberry Prove it with Pink LinkedIn Photo
March 9, 2020

Colors & Effects® honored as 2019 Supplier of the Year by Axalta for innovative and sustainable pigment solutions

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PGT PRO multicolored pigments
February 27, 2020

Cosmetics industry pushes transparent mica supply chain with pioneering documentary and presentation at In-cosmetics 

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GEN PRO hand mica blur background green LoRes
February 12, 2020

New website and online service platform from Colors & Effects® offers customers a convenient and personalized digital hub

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November 26, 2019

Bio-based Colors & Effects® Masterbatch Sicolen® B enables ecological coloring of reneewable bioplastics

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Sustainable Masterbatches Visual
November 20, 2019

On a tour to a fully ethical mica mine: Colors & Effects® shows commitment to responsibly sourced natural mica from the U.S.A.

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190117 Colors and Effects Mica sourcing Principles
October 30, 2019

Colors & Effects® launches a new "Pigment Finder," a one-stop digital product finder

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October 11, 2019

With a trend-inspired color collection, Colors & Effects® highlights safe, reliable and brilliant pigments in plastic design at K 2019

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September 26, 2019

Unleash your Raw Instincts: Colors & Effects® launches cosmetic color trends 2021/22

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September 23, 2019

At CAD RETEC, Colors & Effects® brand presents safe and sustainable pigment technologies as a sneak peek into a forthcoming Color Collection for plastic design

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WebsiteVisuals Transformation
September 16, 2019

New research location: Colors & Effects® highlights commitment to continuous pigment innovation

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LAB PRO pigment test chemists qualification LoRes
May 3, 2019

Momentum is strong for BASF Colors & Effects®' newest cosmetics pigment, Chione™ Electric Fuchsia SF90D, headed into New York Suppliers' Day, May 7-8, 2019

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Colors and Effects Pinks not dead Chione Electric wave
March 6, 2019

Pink's Not Dead! BASF Colors & Effects launches Chione™ Electric Fuchsia, an intense metallic-like effect pigment that revives the spirit of pink

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July 2, 2019

Safe, reliable and brilliant performance: At K 2019, new Colors & Effects® pigments meet emerging industry requirements

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Brilliant safe and durable performance
March 8, 2019

BASF's Colors & Effects brand introduces a cosmic blue stir-in pigment with the pioneering eXpand!™ technology at the European Coatings Show

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Colors and Effects eXpand blue Teaser
January 24, 2019

BASF partners with Pantone Color Institute™ to create a shade collection inspired by PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral, Color of the Year 2019

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