OK
The Universal Selection Source:
Coatings Ingredients
by SpecialChem
 
Save
Cette page a bien été ajoutée à vos favoris

THIXOL™ 53 L

THIXOL™ 53 L by Coatex is a liquid acrylic associated thickener. It provides a strong pseudoplastic rheological profile to water-based systems. This product significantly prevents settling and sagging without affecting levelling properties. It develops its thickening efficiency through hydrophobic interactions which will influence viscosity at very low shear rate and thus will prevent settling and sagging. The relatively low speed viscosity recovering of THIXOL™ 53 L after coating provides a real thixotropic effect and improves the compromise between levelling and sagging: a better levelling will be reached without sagging. THIXOL™ 53 L thickener is a liquid product which is easy to use. It can be incorporated at each step of paint manufacture and especially at the final step. THIXOL™ 53 L is solvent free and can therefore be used in V.O.C. free formulations. THIXOL™ 53 L associated thickener addition level is between 0.1% and 1% of dry product on total formulation, which in most cases is below 0.5%.
Product Type
Rheology Modifiers / Thickeners > Associatives
Chemical Composition
Acrylic copolymer
Physical Form
Liquid
Product Status
COMMERCIAL
Applications/ Recommended for
  • Coatings > Waterborne
  • Resins > Acrylics & Acrylic Copolymers
  • Resins > Styrenes
  • Resins > Vinyls
  • Resins > Ethylene Co-terpolymers - Solids (EVA, EMA)
  • Coatings Markets > Other industries

THIXOL™ 53 L Properties

Property

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Solids content
30 %
pH (20°C)
3
Specific gravity @ 20°C
1.06

Help us improve the Universal Selector

You can’t find what you are looking for? Please report missing products / suppliers, point out errors, or simply tell us how we could make the Universal Selector better.

Access Reliable
Product Information

Database of 70503 Coatings Ingredients,
reviewed and updated daily

Improve your Product
Selection Experience

Open your choices, compare products,
ask for samples, contact suppliers

Keep-up with latest
Technical Solutions

Be inspired and never miss again crucial
innovations with our weekly email updates

Back to Top