Sun Chemical Features Yellow Shade Perrindo® Maroon 179 High Performance Pigment at ABRAFATI 2017

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – October 3-5, 2017 – Sun Chemical Performance Pigments will showcase its yellow shade Perrindo® Maroon 179 high performance pigment for coatings at ABRAFATI 2017.

A leader in Perylene chemistry, Sun Chemical’s yellow shade Perrindo Maroon 179 features the benchmark transparency that is vital to producing modern, high chromatic metallic red finishes. One of the most yellow pigment red 179 shades on the market, Perrindo Maroon 179 offers excellent light and weather fastness, rigorous process and quality control, compatibility in water- and solvent-borne systems, and is easy to disperse.

“Our yellow shade Perrindo Maroon 179 is another example of Sun Chemical responding to our customers’ requests for unique pigments that expand the color gamut and allow them to produce coatings that will differentiate them their competitors,” said Scott Heitzman, Global Product Manager of High Performance Pigments, Sun Chemical Performance Pigments. “Additionally, the robust properties and clean yellow shade of this high-performance pigment can provide the formulator confidence that the coatings will be produced correctly the first time.”

To learn more, visit Sun Chemical’s booth at Row B/Aisle 2-3 during ABRAFATI 2017 at the São Paulo Expo on October 3-5, or visit

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About Sun Chemical
Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC group, is a leading producer of printing inks, coatings and supplies, pigments, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical has annual sales of more than $7.5 billion and over 20,000 employees supporting customers around the world.

Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A. For more information, please visit our Web site at


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