It can be used in a variety of mediums including plastic, paint, fiberglass, concrete, wax, and gel. If used in a water-based medium such as paint or concrete, it will lose a small amount of brightness over time until the water fully evaporates.
The ultra green is extremely bright; only the ultra green v10 glow paint has greater initial brightness. In its first seconds after charging, it is brighter than the popular Cyalume Glow Sticks. Ultra Green Glow in the Dark Powder is 10 times brighter than the popular Zinc-based glow in the dark products available in most department stores, and it glows for 10 or more hours while appearing almost clear in daylight.