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07Oct93 UK: AKZO'S GEOLOGY FINGERPRINT.

Paint manufacturer Akzo Coatings has unveiled the results of a research programme to identify characteristic colour combinations for different parts of England and Wales.For each region, the company has produced what it terms a 'colour fingerprint' which it claims will 'give specifiers, designers and developers uniquely objective criteria for architectural colour selection'.Each 'fingerprint' comprises six, seven or eight tints derived from Akzo's observations of local geology and traditional ..

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