Patent Number: 7,611,574

Title: Interference pigment with a high covering power

Abstract: The invention relates to an interference pigment with a high covering power, comprising at least one FeTiO.sub.3-containing layer, which is applied to a lamellar inorganic substrate and whose thickness and absorbing power can be precisely set. The invention also relates to a method for producing this interference pigment and to the use thereof.

Inventors: Kniess; Helge (Weiterstadt, DE), Pfaff; Gerhard (Muenster, DE), Bernhardt; Klaus (Gro.beta.-Umstadt, DE)

Assignee: Merck Patent Gesellschaft Mit Beschrankter Haftung

International Classification: C09C 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017