VersaBase™ 6038 Phthalo Green
VersaBase 6038 Phthalo Green is a multi-purpose, low/mid-viscosity dispersion of 38% Phthalocyanine Green (Phthalo Green) pigment in a universal vehicle for paste inks. VersaBase 6038 Phthalo Green can be used alone for making many types of mixing Green inks. It also hase a moderate VOC content, yet it is suitable for making heatset web offset inks as well as quickset sheetfed litho & coldset web offset inks.
Typically used to make mixing Green inks, 25% to 40% of VersaBase™ 6038 Phthalo Green by total formula weight is considered a normal loading for most paste ink formulas.
Chemical Resistance: 5% HCl: Excellent 5% NaOH: Excellent
Water: Excellent Ethanol: Excellent Hot Paraffin: Excellent Soap: Excellent Lacquer Solvents: Excellent Linseed Oil: Excellent Diethylene Glycol: Excellent Mineral Spirits: Excellent
Lightfastness: Full Strength: Excellent Tint: Excellent
Pigment type: Phthalocyanine Green 7
Color Index No: 74260
Pigment Content: 38%
Solvent Content: 16%
Solvent Boiling Range: 520 to 750 F
Bio/renewables content: 14%
Vehicle type: Quickset/Heatset Multipurpose
Appearance: Thick, tacky dark green paste