Novant has been active for approximately 10 years as a manufacturer of Micronized Iron Oxide and is becoming a regular choice within the coatings sector. Micronix. is well received and utilized globally; the success of Micronix has encouraged Novant’s technical team to develop a Heat Stable Yellow Iron Oxide grade, Thermonix 492. This pigment has an Inorganic coating with a Hydrophobic element; the pigment exhibits improved heat stability ensuring it can be used extensively in Powder and Coil Coatings in a variety of shades in particular tan and light brown shades. Thermonix 492 can also be used as a partial replacement for Pbr24 enabling cost reduction.