Chapter 23. Pigments and the Environment

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr.
  1. Demetra Balmer

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470310540.ch23

Proceedings of the 50th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 10, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 50th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 10, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Balmer, D. (2008) Pigments and the Environment, in Proceedings of the 50th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 10, Issue 5/6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470310540.ch23

Author Information

  1. Ferro Corporation, Color Division, 4150 E. 56th Street, P. O. Box 6550, Cleveland, OH 44101

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374856

Online ISBN: 9780470310540

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Keywords:

  • pigments and the environment;
  • porcelain enamel industry;
  • materials targeted;
  • regulatory agencies;
  • hazardous component

Summary

Background on pigments used by the porcelain enamel industry is presented. Materials targeted by regulatory agencies are identified. Substitutions and changes in handling that have resulted are explained.