Dominion Colour Corporation


Dominion Colour Corporation and Subsidiaries (DCC) provides colour to the world with a reputation for consistent quality excellence. DCC expects and supports protection of the environment.

DCC manufactures and supplies inorganic and organic colour pigments, pigment preparations, and dispersions to our customers in the plastics, coatings, printing ink and paper industries worldwide. DCC's management and employees recognize that protecting the environment is a cornerstone of business sustainability.

We are committed to the operation of our processes and facilities, from the receipt of raw materials through the manufacture of our products and their distribution to our customers, in a manner that protects the environment, the community, and the health and safety of our employees.

Dominion Colour Corporation is committed to environmental compliance and to the improvement of its environmental performance. To help meet this commitment, DCC will maintain its Environmental Management System (EMS) which is described in the ISO 14001 EMS Manual.

Dominion Colour Corporation's EMS incorporates programs to manage air emissions, hazardous chemicals, water discharges, soil contamination, and waste disposal. Our Emergency Response Manuals outline procedures for handling environmental incidents and emergency situations. The Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee, made up of Senior Management representatives, monitors environmental performance through monthly meetings.

Our Environmental Policy is supported by the following commitments and goals i.e.:

  • To comply with all applicable environmental regulations and other requirements in each jurisdiction in which we conduct business
  • To implement reasonable actions to prevent pollution beyond regulatory requirements
  • To continuously improve our environmental performance
  • To conduct our operations in a manner that minimizes environmental incidents
  • To respond quickly and effectively to environmental incidents should they arise
  • To implement and maintain environmental monitoring programs
  • To work with appropriate levels of government to address environmental concerns
  • To provide appropriate environmental training programs for employees recognizing individual responsibility for sound environmental management
  • To obtain and maintain ISO 14001 registration at all DCC sites

Environmental Plans are developed and implemented for each of its DCC sites. A Management Review is conducted annually to ensure the continuing suitability, adequacy, and effectiveness of the EMS. This includes a review of the progress in meeting objectives and targets set out in the Environmental Plans and ISO 14001 Scorecards.

The ultimate responsibility for implementing this policy rests with Senior Management; however, all employees have specific responsibilities within their own areas for which they are accountable.


Mike Klein

5 April 2017 (Revision 13)





DCC® Blue A2RU is part of a new generation of Indanthrone Blue pigments from DCC®, which can be used universally in both waterborne and solventborne high performance coatings systems and specialty ink applications such as pool liners, laminates, cell phone coating, etc. where chemical resistance to bleaches & other reagents is required.


DCC® Bismuth Vanadate Yellow’s are the market leaders in architectural coatings due to their superior alkali stability versus other conventional and competitive grades. With our new generation of products, DCC® Yellow 3GMXA, 2GTAA & RMXA, we are witnessing a giant leap forward in performance in high PVC systems with higher colour strength, brighter chromatic shades, excellent hiding power and greater durability. DCC’s range has now been complimented and extended to include a new medium shade pure Bismuth Vanadate pigment that allows our customers to cover a much larger range within the yellow colour space.




DCC Europe ISO Announcement

Dominion Colour Corporation (DCC) is pleased to announce that, as of May 1, 2017, DCC Europe has been registered to the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System standard. More




Gemini Dispersions Ltd and London Inkjet Ltd Announce Merger

Gemini Dispersions Ltd. (GDL) and London inkjet Ltd. (LIJ) are pleased to announce that LIJ is merging with GDL effective 1 April 2017. More


Dominion Colour Corporation Welcomes New Senior Leadership Team Members

Dominion Colour Corporation (DCC) recently welcomed two additions to its senior management team, Probyn Forbes joins the company as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Peter Baggen as Vice President of Sales. More



H.I.G. Capital to invest in Dominion Colour Corporation

Dominion Colour Corporation (DCC) is pleased to announce a significant equity investment by affiliates of H.I.G. Capital in privately-owned DCC. More