Pigment Yellow 174

Pigment Yellow 174 is a bright yellow pigment powder with both slightly reddish shade and greenish shade. It is a relatively new pigment that put onto the market. It is an upgrade pigment of pigment yellow 13, which has excellent coloring strength and transparency. It has improved its fluidity with special surface treatment. The main application is offset printing ink.

Product Details


PY174 is a transparent yellow pigment, which has good gloss and good flow property. It has high coloring strength and has excellent performance in acid and alkali condition.

Chemical information

Color Index No: C.I.21098

Synonyms: Permanent Yellow GRY 80; C.I.Pigment Yellow 174; 2,2′-[[3,3′-dichloro-4′-[[1-[[(2,4-dimethylphenyl)amino]-carbonyl]-2-oxopropyl]azo](1,1′-biphenyl)-4-yl]azo]-N-(2-methylphenyl)-3-oxo-Butanamide];

Molecular Structure:

Pigment Yellow 174 molecular

Molecular Formula:C35H32C12N6O4 Molecular Weight: 671.5724
CAS No: 78952-72-4 Average Particle Size(um): 0.05
Density(g/cm3): 1.28 EINECS No: 279-017-2
Oil Absorption(g/100g): 30-40 Specific surface(m2/g): 27
Chemical Class: Diarylide Yellow Melting point(/℃): /

Chemical resistance datas

Light fastness (Full) : 4-5 Light fastness(Tinting) : 4
Water: 5 Ethanol : 4
Heat stability (10min) :180℃ Ethyl acetate:3-4
Acid: 5 Alkali : 5
Paraffine: 4 Toluene: 3


Ink Sheetfed offset ink: ▲ Water-based ink: –
Heat set ink: ▲ NC ink: –
Cold set ink: ◭ Metal decorative ink: –
Gravure ink:  – UV curing ink(offset): ◭
Silkscreen ink: – UV curing ink(Flexo): ◭
Coating Water based industrial paint: – Powder Coatings: –
Solvent based industrial paint: – Automotive coatings: –
Water based decorative paint :- Wood coatings: –
Solvent based decorative paint: – Amine curing epoxy coatings: –
Coil Coating: – Textile printing:
Plastic PE: – PA: –
PP: – PC: –
PVC: – Pom: –
ABS: – Rubber: –
PUR: – Fibers: –

▲Very suitable    ◭Suitable   Δ Limited suitable    -Not suitable

Packing methods:

25kgs craft bag with pallets; 7-8MT in 20’FCL