light red (pigment)

  1. Home
  2. top of the aat hierarchies
  3. Materials Facet
  4. Materials (hierarchy name)
  5. materials (substances)
  6. [materials by function]
  7. colorant (material)
  8. pigments
  9. [pigment by color]
  10. red pigment
  11. inorganic red pigment
  12. iron oxide red (pigment)
  13. light red
Scope note
A permanent, opaque, synthetic pigment having a pale red or reddish orange color. It is composed of red iron oxide, obtained by either roasting yellow ocher or as a by-product from steel-mill waste. It is used in artists' paints, marine paints, metal primers, and as a filler in rubbers and plastics.
light red
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024