Industrial Organic Pigments: Production, Crystal Structures, Properties, Applications, 4th, Completely Revised Edition
This fourth edition now includes new chapters on the latest applications and three-dimensional X-ray analysis, while the chapters on legislation, ecology, and toxicology have been rewritten to reflect recent developments.
Sets the international standard for information on the synthesis, reaction mechanisms, properties, relevant test methods, and applications of organic pigments
Contains all industrially produced pigments of the world market, even those which can no longer be found in producers’ catalogs are described
Standardized methods allow test results to be compared throughout the book
The reader is given useful hints as to which pigment is best for a given application
Clearly structured and concise text with up-to-date references to the pertinent literature
Ecological and toxicological properties of organic pigments are outlined
Appendix offers invaluable flow diagrams on the manufacture of numerous pigments, a table of all described pigments with information about their C.I. and CAS registration, and an in-depth subject index
Hydrazone Pigments (formerly called Azo Pigments)
Legislation, Ecology, Toxicology
Review of Chemical Structures and Chemical Reactions
List of Commercially Available Pigments
Klaus Hunger (Dr. rer. nat., TU München) was the research director of the hydrazone pigments unit at Hoechst AG. Today, he is the Managing Director of Decernis GmbH.
Martin U. Schmidt (Dr. rer. nat., Aachen) was employed at Hoechst AG, later Clariant, in the pigment research group. Today, he is a professor at the Goethe University in Frankfurt. His main research interest is the determination of crystal structures of industrial organic pigments and pharmaceuticals.