GLOBAL COLOR CODES FOR IDENTIFICATION…
The role of specific use of colors to identify top priority essentials in terms of security, safety and identification of materials globally…
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has set color codes for Countries in seven categories for specific uses and reasons.
In the normal way of day to day life we often come across some references of particular color assigned by default to identify certain very specific and technical items… also in packaging of consumable and non-consumable items. We have added some of the important identicative colors and added them in the list. The following are the common colors which we can find in our daily life…
BLACK: BLACK BOX OR THE FLIGHT DATA RECORDER.
BLACK: BLACK BOARD,
QUICK RESPONSE CODE (commonly known as QR code ) .
YELLOW (SCHOOL BUS YELLOW): SCHOOL BUS
RED: FIRE SAFETY, HEALTH & HOSPITAL, HIGHLY INFLAMMABLE, DANGER, WARNING, TRAFFIC SIGNALS OR SIGNBOARD, NON-VEGETARIAN FOOD CONSUMABLE FOOD, ATR, ALL SUNDAYS IN A CALENDER, CAP OF A RED PEN AND ORACLE EDUCATION FOUNDATION.
GREEN: PURE VEGETARIAN FOOD, ENERGY SAVINGS.
BLUE: SECURITY RULE BOOK FOR Z SECURITY.
BRONZE: MEDALS, TROPHIES.
COPPER: WIRES, METALLIC COLOR, UTENSILS, STATUE OF LIBERTY, JWELLERY.
ALUMINIUM: WIRES, COINS, UTENSILS, FOILS.
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A thought to share
‘‘Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen’’
– Leonardo Da Vinci