Solvent Dyes are soluble in organic solvent and finds application in coloring of lubricants, plastics, hydrocarbon fuels, waxes, organic solvents as well as other hydrocarbon-based non-polar materials. Further, these are also used for transparent metallic effects like gold imitation as seen in metalized polyester films. Other than this, it is also used in glass coloration, marking inks, inkjet inks and other applications.
It is known as CORANTES SOLVENTES in Brazil. It is known as COLORANTES SOLVENTES in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Chile, Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica, Nicaragua.
These are soluble in organic solvents/plastics and not soluble in water
Suitable for textile dyeing process
Dyes show high solubility in non polar organic solvents including petrol
Used in printing/solvent based writing inks
For providing transparent metallic effects like gold imitation provided on metalized polyester films