What is PANTONE®?
Pantones (or PMS – Pantone Matching System) are spot colors belonging to a standardized color reproduction system. This system was created to establish consistency throughout multiple printed products (paper, fabric, plastics, etc.) and throughout print shops themselves.
PRESCO INK PANTONE® Color Codes (coming soon)
What does each color represent?
The American Public Works Association (APWA) recommends the following guidelines be used when marking underground utilities.
|White = Proposed Excavation|
|Pink = Temporary Survey Markings|
|Red = Electric Power Lines, Cables, onduit and Lighting Cables|
|Yellow = Gas, Oil, Steam, Petroleum or Gaseous Materials|
|Orange = Communication, Alarm or Signal Lines, Cables or Conduit|
|Blue = Potable Water|
|Purple = Reclaimed Water, Irrigation and Slurry Lines|
|Green = Sewer and Drain Lines|