Question about P30

Discussion in 'Color: Film, Paper, and Chemistry' started by RPippin, Nov 23, 2009.

  1. RPippin

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    Someone just gave me a P30 kit with all the ingredients to process Ifochrome. Since I don't do color in my darkroom (only black and white so far), my question is what is this stuff? Should I try and use it? What should I do with it if not? I've got no experience with Ilfochrome or color processing at all.
     
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    You can try to use it but you need Ilfochrome paper, and it's quite expensive.
     
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    read up on the chemistry as well; it can be quite nasty. I seem to recall something about neutralizing the used bleach with held from use used developer before disposing both with lots of water. It is definitely a nitrile gloves process, and this is coming from a guy who home brews c41 and e-6 and lith developers which all have a bit of thier own nasties in the dry chemicals.
     
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    This might be something I'll post on the classifieds. Someone else might get better use from it. Thanks for the help...