Can you own a color?

Hegland, Donald E.
February 1995
Industrial Paint & Powder;Feb95, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on the issue concerning a companies' trademark protection of a distinctive color or combination of colors. Theory of color depletion; Owens-Corning Fiberglas Corp.'s defense of its grip on pink for insulation; Number of color names tallied by the National Institute of Standards and Technology; Qualitex Co.'s exclusive right to use a specific color for its dry-cleaning press pads.


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