Why Pigments Matter
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
This course explores how color choices affect the appearance and performance of architectural paints. We will discuss the types of pigments used in architectural paints, how paint is tinted, and how the choices of pigments and colorants influence factors such as hide, gloss, fading, durability, and price.
- List the types of pigments
- Recall the thee types of colorants
- Describe the performance characteristics of paint that are impacted by pigments and colorants
- Explain the advantages of advanced waterborne colorants