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Clariant Featured its Preservative & Neutralizing Agent at Neo Functional Material 2018

Published on 2018-02-23. Author : SpecialChem

TAGS:  Environmentally Friendly Coatings    

Clariant participated at the Neo Functional Material 2018 exhibition on February 14-16 at Tokyo Big Sight, Japan. At the exhibition dedicated to showcasing the latest advances made in functional materials, Clariant featured its products with a strong safety and environmental friendly profile, as well as proven sustainability advantages.

Products with Safety & Eco-friendly Profile


JMAC Preservative
Silver Biocide for Antimicrobial Preservation
These include:
  • JMAC®
  • Genamin® Gluco 50
  • High molecular weight PEGs 
  • Wetting and dispersing agents for food packaging

Clariant is fully dedicated to improving people's quality of life through provision of products and solutions developed by its passion to always innovative and optimize.

At Neo Functional Material 2018 Clariant highlighted how it contributes to various aspects in modern living through the physical mock-up of a house at its booth. Clariant's innovations and technologies such as raw material of adhesive for wallpaper, wetting dispersing agents used in food packaging, and various additives like neutralizing agents for coatings on external wall were displayed on the spot.

"Through our products' enhanced functionalities and proven sustainability advantages, Clariant has been able to add value to modern and sustainable living through innovation. Under the theme of "It's innovation. It's passion. It's Clariant's love for a beautiful life", we will highlight during Neo Functional Material how our specific products and technologies are making an impact on improving the quality of living," said Toshiaki Shinohara, Head of Clariant's BU ICS, Japan.

Featured Products at Neo Functional Material 2018


Silver-technology Based Preservative


  • Among the featured products at Neo Functional Material 2018 was JMAC®, which is a silver-technology based preservative, it's antimicrobial properties that reduces the spread of bacteria over the long term 
  • Paint and coatings manufacturers benefit from easy and economical formulation 
  • The JMAC™ biocides are effective at very small ppm addition levels and offer low viscosity liquid dispersion
  • Safe handling is assured through the non-flammability, non-corrosive nature of JMAC®

Genamin® Gluco 50


  • Another featured product was the Genamin® Gluco 50, Clariant's latest innovation for the paint industry
  • Based on renewables, the VOC/SVOC-free multifunctional additive is without any hazard labeling, making it the ideal ingredient for ecolabel certified paints
  • Genamin® Gluco 50 enhances the performance and quality profile of paint formulation based on its storage and freeze-thaw stability, as well as compatibility with pigments 

Ingredients from Clariant




Source: Clariant
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