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Ultramarine Blue Properties

Ultramarine Blue



Ultramarine Blue consisting of sodium aluminosilicate with three sulphur atoms in a form of sulfide or sulfate. It is prepared by heating kaolin, sodium carbonate, sulfur and other inexpensive modifier ingredients. It is used as a colorant and optical whitening agent for plastics, rubber, inks, paints, cosmetics, detergents, cement, textile and paper.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Solid
CAS Number 57455-37-5, 67053-79-6
Molar Mass 971.50 g/mol
Molecular Formula Na6Al4Si6S4O20
Synonyms C.I.Pigmentblue 29; Levanox Ultramarine 3113LF;Laundry Blue;French Blue; Cosmetic Ultramarine Blue CB 80; Pigment Blue 29; Ultramarine Blue;Ultramarine Blue 05;Ultramarine Blue 07T;Ultramarine Blue 1500;Ultramarine Blue 17;UltramarineBlue 2000;Ultramarine Blue 300;Ultramarine Blue 5009;Ultramarine Blue 52;Ultramarine Blue 6394;Ultramarine Blue CB 80;Ultramarine Blue EP 62;Ultramarine Blue RS 6;Ultramarine Blue UMB 293