Paper Colorants

paper-colorants.jpgAs consumer good companies clamor for lighter, stronger and more noticeable products, paper and paperboard manufacturers must expand and diversify their coatings and wet-end chemistries to satisfy demand. Solenis offers an extensive portfolio of paper colorants, including dyes and organic and inorganic pigments, to help papermakers produce a wide spectrum of colors on all types of paper, tissue and board grades.

Whatever the medium, Solenis understands the underlying technology and manufacturing requirements, so we can work closely with mills to cost-effectively achieve precise shade and quality targets without sacrificing required performance characteristics. Our paper colorants portfolio gives papermakers great flexibility to accommodate a variety of applications, and our technical team can provide training on the use of our paper colorant dyes and pigments.


  • Basic dyestuffs
  • Direct dyestuffs
    • Anionic and cationic
    • Liquid and powder
  • Dyes for security paper applications


  • Organic pigment dispersions
  • Inorganic pigment dispersions
  • Application expertise
  • Color matching services
  • Custom color training
  • Diagnostic expertise
  • Laboratory analysis

Contact us today to learn more about our paper colorants.