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[*] posted on 17-5-2018 at 23:58
Discovery Of 1st New Blue Pigment In 200 Years


Milton-Harris Professor of Materials Science Mas Subramanian has accidentally found the first new blue pigment in 200 years.
http://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2018/05/14/new-blue-pigment-c...

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[*] posted on 18-5-2018 at 02:28


I thought this seemed familiar.
Two years ago on the same news site:
www.wbur.org/npr/485696248/a-chemist-accidentally-creates-a-...

Apparently the discovery was 2009.

And surely it is not the only blue in 200y. Maybe the only stable nontoxic inorganic blue in 200y?...




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[*] posted on 18-5-2018 at 05:15


Good pick up j_sum1. 200+/-10 years, who's counting? It's for a blue pigment that gives permanent colour, not a dye. That's why it blew :D out to 200 years.

[Edited on 18-5-2018 by madcedar]

[Edited on 18-5-2018 by madcedar]
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