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Press

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.

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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AMC APP black car interior sun HiRes
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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- Lumina® Royal Blue Russet for automotive coatings
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Key Visual Lumina Royal Blue Russet
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 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 3, 2020

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

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Lead Free Key Visual
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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Website Teaser
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
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
November 26, 2019

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

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Sustainable Masterbatches Visual
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
February 27, 2020

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

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Natural Mica Press Kit

GEN PRO hand mica blur background green LoRes
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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WebsitVisuals HealthyLiving
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
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
September 26, 2019

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

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Colors and Effects CCT2021 22 Raw instinct Key visual
April 15, 2020

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

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February 12, 2020

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

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ServicePlatformInterface
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
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
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
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 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
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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190307 Colors and Effects Pinks not dead Key visual claim HiRes
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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181205 Colors and Effects Pantone COY living coral Effects
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