Application Note

Application Note: Colorimetry: How to Measure Color Differences

Source: Konica Minolta Sensing Americas, Inc.
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Colorimetry, the science of color measurement, is widely employed in commerce, industry, and the laboratory to express color in numerical terms and to measure color differences between specimens. Applications include paints, inks, plastics, textiles and apparel, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics, displays, and other parts and products that reflect or transmit color.