Solvent chemicals are used for dissolving other substances to create solutions. These can be mostly acidic, mostly basic, both amphoteric and both aprotic, or neither. Aromatic compounds and other hydrocarbons are organic compounds that are used as solvents.
Organic pigment, a form of pigment made up of molecules with a carbon base, is used to colour a variety of materials, including plastics, paints, inks, and textiles. It is synthesised from organic substances such azo compounds, phthalocyanines, and quinacridones.