Infusing Your World with Color

Paramount Colors, Inc., provides organic and inorganic pigments, dyes, and other color additives for plastics, paints, inks, coatings, and other coloring processes.

Personable Service
A flat, agile organization that delivers efficient, attentive service
Competitive Prices
A nimble, efficient operation that eliminates surcharges typical of larger organizations
Rapid Response
High quality colorants and additives in a timely fashion

Fully Equipped Color Lab

Paramount is a fully certified, accredited chemical operation adhering to the exacting standards of the ISO 9001:2015 certification to ensure your product’s full compliance.

Did You Know?

We supply the FD&C Yellow dyes that go into mac & cheese

Did You Know?

We supply the green pigment
for John Deere

Did You Know?

We supply the blue pigments used on Bud Light & Pepsi cans

Our Customers Tell
Our Story

“We’ve been purchasing pigments and dyes from Paramount for 25 years and counting. Through all those years, their pricing has been competitive, their service has been highly responsive, and our business relationship highly personable.”

Robert W. Arns

Lab Manager at a national masterbatch company

“My entire 16 years working with Paramount I’ve had one sales contact. That type of consistency and longevity is almost unheard of in this industry. We have a collaborative relationship with Paramount that extends from my main contact to the technical team.”

Chuck DePew

Purchasing Manager at an international masterbatch company

“I wanted partners who shared my values and standards in business relationships and quality manufacturing. Paramount fits that role to a tee.”

Bill Osborne

Owner of a national pigment dispersion manufacturer

We Speak the Language
of Color

In an industry rife with large, multi-layered mega-companies providing impersonal service, we combine a personable approach with exceptional technical acumen.

Interested in Working with Us?

Paramount is based in the Chicago metropolitan area, with distribution centers across North America and deep relationships with international chemical manufacturers.