ASAHI CICP(Complex Inorganic Colored Pigment)
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Complex inorganic color pigment or CICP is an inorganic pigment consisting of solid solution of multiple metal oxides. By DCMA, CICP is registered with 14 kinds of crystalline structures and 53 kinds of chemical substance as coolants. Most representative crystalline structures include rutile structure and spinel structure. Substance with such chemical tructure is produced in nature as precious stones or ores. CICP is an artificially synthesized single compound made with highly pure raw materials and under high temperature conditions.
This results in a pigment colorant with excellent properties such as thermal/weather/chemical resistance and safety.