Size: 10-605m Origin: Europe Brand: Eagle White / Iriodin.
In the past, pearls were produced from pearl oysters then obtained from minerals such as mica. Today, modern pearls are more efficient and are reproduced by synthesis. They consist of a synthetic mica substrate and titanium dioxide coating.
The pure white pearl is the product of choice, its the most used product in many industries, such as automotive (paints), cosmetics (cream, makeup), plastics (telephone, packaging), but also leather, inks, latex...
In automotive paints, 10-605m pearl is mainly used. Pearl is perfectly neutral, highly regarded for its resistance to UV or heat. Its a semi-transparent material: For example, when applied over a white background, white effect is obtained, while a silver effect is achieved over a black background.
In the paint industry, pearl produces an iridescent and shimmering effect in all preparations. It must be used in transparent preparations (binders and topcoats) and with transparent colours such as candy to provide coloured pearly tones