Pigment Yellow 12
A yellow diazo pigment. Pigment Yellow 12 is formed by the condensation of 3,3'-dichlorobenzidine di-diazotate with acetoacetanilide. It has good permanence. Pigment Yellow 12 is used in printing inks, lacquers, rubber, resins, and textiles.
Synonyms and Related Terms
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Ralph Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)
- Richard S. Lewis, Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 10th ed., 1993