Learn About Color

Add the measurable, scientific side of color to your resources, as you find exactly the color or effect you need. Below, explore the attributes of color, learn how they are measured, and see how color perception applies to the world of plastics.

Color Basics

While the eye is the ultimate guide for color, knowledge of the basics of color is instrumental.

Quantifying Color

Learn how light, viewing angle, and surface alter how you see a color.

Color Measuring Equipment

Find more about how instruments see the fingerprint of a color.

Plastics vs. Paint or Ink

A precise match between plastics and other materials is often needed, but frequently challenging.

Polymer Processing Effects

Time, temperature, and shear can change your resins colors during manufacturing.

Additional Information

We take your color seriously. We look forward to helping you find your exact color and effect.