HomePaintOil Paint and SticksRicheson Shiva Paintstik OilsShiva Artist's Paintstik Oil Color - Azo Yellow, Regular

Shiva Artist's Paintstik Oil Color - Azo Yellow, Regular

Item #:00409-4454
View Product Details
click image to zoom in
Azo Yellow
Azo Yellow
Current price:$0.00

Save For Later

  • My Wish Lists
AP Non-Toxic.

Products bearing the AP seal of the Art & Creative Materials Institute, Inc. (ACMI) are certified non-toxic. A product can be certified non-toxic only if it contains no materials in sufficient quantities to be toxic or injurious to humans, or to cause acute or chronic health problems.

Product Details

Azo Yellow
Mfg #:

Pigment Information

This color contains the following pigments:

PY151-Benzimidazolone Yellow

Pigment Name

PY151-Benzimidazolone Yellow

Pigment Type

oranic, monoazo

Chemical Formula


Benzimidazolone Yellow is a greenish yellow pigment with dull tints and an average drying time. It mixes very cleanly. It mixes cleanly with both Phthalo Green and Titanium White. Although more expensive than many Hansa and Diarylide pigments, its mixing properties, durability, and lightfastness have won it many customers.


Benzimidazolone Yellow has excellent lightfastness and durability. This has made it an extremely important pigment in the printing industry, for applications where lightfastness is a primary consideration. Though it is not absolutely lightfast, it ranks extremely well among organic yellows.


Benzimidazolone Yellow is not considered toxic.


The benzimidazolone group of pigments was developed and patented in 1960 by Hoechst A.G., a German chemical manufacturer that was a forerunner of the pharmaceutical company Aventis.

Safety Data Sheet

UPC Code: 717304061216

ASIN #: B0009IR0WO