Dyes, pigments and paints

Who doesn't like a bit of colour in their lives? From construction to textiles, there is a wide range of end-use industries for paints, pigments and dyes. While dyes are mainly used in the textile industry, pigments are used for plastics, paints, paper and printing inks. Manufacturers use ABCIL's high quality inputs to produce world-class products.

 
Products and applications
 
Aluminium chloride
Used to manufacture titanium dioxide. It is also a catalyst in the Friedel-Crafts reaction.
   
Chlorinated paraffin
Used as a flame retardant in the paint industry.
   
Hydrochloric acid (Industrial grade)
Used to manufacture dyes and pigments.
   
Liquid chlorine
Chlorine derivatives of copper phthalocyanines are commercially important.