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Hansa Brilliant Yellow 5GX for Paints and Coatings

Pigment Yellow 74

Transparent Yellow pigment for air-drying paints with considerably higher tinctorial strength and a slightly greener shade than Hansa Yellow G grades which it can often replace to advantage.
Because of the high risk of blooming it is not suitable for stoving enamels.

Hansa Brilliant Yellow 5GX for Paints and Coatings

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  • 20-40%* higher tinting strength than other Hansa Yellow G grades (*depending on dispersion parameters)
  • Very good light fastness
  • Recommended for air drying paints

Technical data

Product Data

Application Profile
Decorative Paints

General Industrial Coatings

Special Recommendations

Air-drying Alkyds
Physically Drying Paints
Baking Enamels
Acid Cured Paints
Amine Cured Epoxies
Isocyanate Cured Paints
Waterbased Paints

● recommended
○ limited suitability
–  not recommended

Physical Data

Density [g/cm3] 1.41
Form of Supply Powder
Specific surface [m2/g] 34
Oil absorption [ml/100g] 59
Avg. Size of Primary Particles [nm] 135
Heat Stability [°C] 160

Fastness Data

 to Light  to Weathering
12 month 24 month
Full shade 7d 4d 4d
Deep shade 7 3-4 3
1/3 ST [1:12.4 TiO2] 6 2-3 2
1/25 ST [1:131 TiO2] 5 2 1-2


Acids 5
Water 5
Butyl Glycol 3
Methyl Ethyl Ketone 2-3
Xylene 2
Alkali 5
Butanol 3-4
Butyl Acetate 2-3
White Spirit 3-4
Dibutyl Phthalate 2-3
Blooming High risk of blooming
Fastness to Overpainting NC AM (120°C) AM (160°C)

LOA- Air-drying Long Oil Alkyd
AM- Baked Alkyd-Melamine
NC- Nitrocellulose Combination Lacquer