DyStar’s Dyes for Plastics

 

Product Color Index Description
Suitable
Light fastness on PS:
Full shade
0.05%
Light fastness on PS: Reduction
1/3 S.D. with
2% Ti02
1/3 S.D. with
1% Ti02*

ColyPlast Luminous Yellow 10G

Solvent Yellow 160:1

Greenish yellow fluorescent shade

1

6

34

n/a

ColyPlast Luminous Yellow GN

 

DyStar specialty, improvement on Yellow 10G, less greenish and better light fastness

1

7–8

3–4

n/a

ColyPlast Yellow 4G

Disperse Yellow 241

Classic light yellow, not for ABS, very high color strength

1

7

5

0.04%

ColyPlast Yellow 5G

 

DyStar specialty, semi-luminous yellow for PA, highly versatile specialty product

1 + 2

8

6–7

0.15%

ColyPlast Yellow C-6GL

 

DyStar specialty, new pure yellow with very good performance, PA limited to 240;C

1 + 2

7–8

5–6

0.09%

ColyPlast Yellow S-G

 

Yellow grade with superior light fastness and color strength; high heat resistance

1

8

8

0.04%

ColyPlast Yellow G

Solvent Yellow 114

Classic yellow, very good light fastness and color strength, greenish cast

1

8

7–8

0.07%

ColyPlast Yellow AM-HM

Solvent Yellow 163

Yellowish red (orange) shade

1

8

7

0.28%

ColyPlast Orange 3G

Solvent Orange 060

Very good light fastness, medium color strength, classic orange red, suitable for PA

1 + 2

8

7–8

0.14%

ColyPlast Red BN

 

Unique light red; full shade has excellent performance

1

7–8

2

0.11%

ColyPlast Red FFB

--

DyStar specialty, deep red, excellent performance on PC, PMMA, PS and PET

1

8

6

0.16%

ColyPlast Red 3B

 

Red with overall good performance, limited PC to 280C

4

7

5–6

0.10%

ColyPlast Red HPR

--

World's best red dye for PET; very high color strength

3

7–8

5

0.05%

ColyPlast Violet R

Solvent Violet 059

Classic violet, good overall performance

1

7

6–7

0.14%

ColyPlast Violet B

Solvent Violet 013

Classic deep blue-violet

4

7–8

5–6

0.09%

ColyPlast Blue B

Solvent Blue 035

Classic blue, good performance, PC limited to 280C, PMMA limited to 240C, not for PET

4

7

5

0.22%

ColyPlast Blue 2B

Solvent Blue 104

For PA and styrenics; deep blue shade with excellent transparency

1 + 2

8

6

0.12%

ColyClear Blue

 G

New innovative dye

Dye for polypropylene, non-migrating, transparent

Special

 

* Color strength (dye content) on PS

1= Suitable for styrenics, PVC-R, polycarbonate, PMMA and PET

2=PA6

3=PET grade

4=Limited performance on status 1 resins