Colour: Oxy Apt Jaune (Oxy Apt Yellow)

Details: Dry Ground Pigment

Technical characteristics :
Chemical name : iron oxide
Color Index : Y42 - Y43
Apparent density : 545 g/l 
UV resistance : excellent
Coloring power : very good


Use : lime, wax, paint, plaster, fresco, glaze, cement, fine arts.
This pigment is in powder. For use in artistic paint, it should be finely ground in a mortar before mixing it with the binder.

Linseed oil : dilute the powder in some turpentine oil before adding it to linseed oil.
Paint with water/lime paste : dilute the pigment in some water to make it liquid before incorporating it into the paint.
Lime powder/cement/plaster : directly incorporate the pigment (up to 10% based on the weight of the binder), then mix in order to stain all of your binder.

Color : bright yellow ochre, very covering, with a transparent binder. Light straw yellow with a white binder.

This pigment is 100% natural.

Made in France.
History : first called "yellow oxide of Apt" in reference to the city of Apt, where is the Ocres de France's factory. It has become over the time the "yellow Oxy Apt". 

Oxy Apt Jaune Dry Ground Pigment Powder