Plastics / Composites Chemical Additives and Agents Datasheets

Fine Silica Resin Additive -- M. S. GEL™
from AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc.

Fine Silica Products are resin additives that enhance the surface smoothness and dispersability of the media into which they are added. Their fine silica particles have a lower coefficient of friction than titanium dioxide and other popular fillers. On a molecular level, these particles are... [See More]

  • Applications: Coatings or Paint; Cosmetics / Personal Care; Fibers Textiles; Plastics / Composites; Film
  • Form & Features: Powders
  • Function: Catalyst; Conditioner / Texture Modifier; Deflocculants / Dispersing Agents; Finish Additive
VORASURF™ -- 504
from Dow Polyurethanes

VORASURF ™ 504 Surfactant is compatible in formulations high in polyester polyol or formulations with polyether polyol; improves foam processing flowability, compressive strength and k-factor aging. When used at typical surfactant levels, can enhance hydrocarbon solubility and stability in a... [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites; Foams
  • Form & Features: Liquids
  • Function: Lubricity Agent; Surface Active Agent; Surfactant / Wetting Agent
Fluoroguard® Polymer Additive
from DuPont™ Krytox® Performance Lubricants

DuPont â „ ¢ Fluoroguard ® Polymer Additives are theproducts of choice where low wear and abrasion, squeak/noise reduction,lubricity, improved melt flow and metal release properties of polymercompounds are primary requirements. Common applications include polymergears/bushings,... [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Form & Features: Liquids; PFPE
  • Function: Finish Additive; Stabilizer - Color; Stabilizer - Heat; UV Stabilizer / Absorber 
Extem* Thermoplastic Polyimide (TPI) Resin Additives -- VH1003
from SABIC

Polyetherimide (PEI) resin additives SABIC Innovative Plastics has developed several Ultem* PEI resin systems based on our dianhydride monomers. PEI resins are high-performance polymers that combine excellent thermal properties, exceptional dimensional stability, inherent flame retardance and good... [See More]

  • Applications: Adhesives or Sealants; Coatings or Paint; Fibers Textiles; Plastics / Composites
  • Form & Features: Bulk Solids or Granules; Powders; Organic / Polymer
  • Function: Flame / Fire Retardent; Reaction Accelerator; Stabilizer - Heat; Tackifer / Adhesion Promoter
3M™ Glass Bubbles -- iM16K
from 3M Advanced Materials Division

3M ™ Glass Bubbles iM16K are high-strength polymer additives made from a water-resistant and chemically-stable soda-lime borosilicate glass. These hollow glass microspheres can be used as a low density filler material ideal for plastic and rubber parts created from injection molding, extrusion... [See More]

  • Applications: Semiconductors; Plastics / Composites
  • Function: Extender
from AkzoNobel N.V.

Cobalt(II) 2-ethylhexanoate, 4% Co, in solvent mixture [See More]

  • Applications: Coatings or Paint; Plastics / Composites
  • Function: Reaction Accelerator
Plastics Additives
from Baker Hughes Incorporated

Enhance plastics performance, products, and processesBaker Hughes offers premier polymer additives for all types of plastics, plastic products, processes, and end- use markets. We've developed multiple polymer families for diverse applications, such as EPS nucleation, film and sheet antiblocking,... [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Function: Lubricity Agent; Release Agent
from BASF USA Corporation

Plasticizing admixture [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Form & Features: Liquids
  • Function: Encapsulation / Delivery System; Hardness / Strengthening Agent; Inhibitor; Reagent
Antifoam Compound -- Silcolapse® 416
from Bluestar Silicones USA Corp.

Antifoam compound for industrial applications. Description. Antifoam compound easy to disperse in foaming media [See More]

  • Applications: Agriculture; Adhesives or Sealants; Elastomers / Rubbers; MRO / Construction; Plastics / Composites
  • Form & Features: Colloid / Dispersion; Liquids
  • Function: Defoamer / Deaerator (Air Release)
from Dawg, Inc.

Dawg ® Aqueous Polymers absorb 300 times their own weight in water based liquids. This absorbent material gels in less than a minute, which makes for easy cleanup. This product solidifies contaminated soil for easy transportation to a disposal site. Effectively absorbs and solidifies water based... [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Function: Unlisted, Proprietary or Specialized Function; Adsorbent
Molykote® 7365 Lubolid Additive Powder
from Dow Corning - Molykote®

Friction control additive in powder form. APPLICATIONS. Molykote ® Lubolid Additive Powders are suitable for use in the following applications: Pads of disc brakes for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Linings for drum brakes. Pads for rail road disc brakes. Brake shoes for rail road wheel... [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Form & Features: Powders; Inorganic / Salt
  • Function: Film Former / EP; Lubricity Agent
Exxelor™ polymer resins
from ExxonMobil Chemical Company

Exxelor polymer resins are used to enhance the performance of a variety of engineered thermoplastics and other technical polymers. They are based on functionalized elastomeric and polyolefinic polymers and are produced through reactive extrusion. With Exxelor polymer resins, characteristics such as... [See More]

  • Applications: Elastomers / Rubbers; Plastics / Composites
  • Form & Features: Polymer Modifier
  • Function: Coupling / Sizing Agent; Tackifer / Adhesion Promoter; Toughening Agent
from Georgia-Pacific Corporation

GP Chemicals manufactures catalysts for a wide variety of applications. In tandem with our resins, these products can be adjusted to affect processing parameters and end product characteristics. Wood Products. In the wood products industry, GP catalysts are available for the production of interior... [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites; Wood Products
  • Function: Catalyst
from HallStar

Hallco ® CAOP is based on high purity calcium hydroxide and 20% Plasthall ® DOP. Wetting out the powdery, fluffy calcium hydroxide with dioctyl phthalate does several functions. First, housekeeping problems associated with weighing, pouring, and mixing (particularly mill mixing) are... [See More]

  • Applications: Elastomers / Rubbers; Plastics / Composites
Fiber-Type Binder -- U-Nyte® Line 301
from Hydrosize Technologies, Inc.

Reactive thermoplastic binder in the form of a continuous monofilament fiber [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Function: Binding Agent
from LG Chemical of America Inc.

MBS is used to improve the impact strength and workability of thermoplastic resins including PVC. It is used in rigid and semi-rigid PVCs and engineering plastics. [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Function: Hardness / Strengthening Agent; Toughening Agent
from Metalast Surface Technology, LLC

Flame retardent,fume suppressing, environmental friendly i0rganic chemistry [See More]

  • Applications: Adhesives or Sealants; Semiconductors; Coatings or Paint; Fibers Textiles; Plastics / Composites; Pulp & Paper; Wood Products
  • Form & Features: Inorganic / Salt
Crosslinking Coagents
from Sartomer USA, LLC

Peroxide curing of elastomers is an alternative to sulfur vulcanization that offers superior heat-aged performance. Curing with peroxide alone, however, is inferior to sulfur vulcanization in areas such as wear resistance and dynamic properties. The addition of crosslinking coagents with the... [See More]

  • Applications: Adhesives or Sealants; Coatings or Paint; Plastics / Composites
  • Form & Features: Liquids; Organic / Polymer
  • Function: Crosslinker; Curing Agent / Hardener
Phenoxy resin -- 045C - 25gm
from Scientific Polymer Products, Inc.

Phenoxy resin. Catalog # : 045C. CAS : 25068-38-6. Physical Form : Pellets. Mw : 42,100. Mn : 19,100. TSCA : TSCA listed [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Function: Reference / Chemical Standard
from Struktol Company of America

Highly effective, non-volatile stabilizer, low oral and dermal toxicity [See More]

  • Applications: Plastics / Composites
  • Form & Features: Bulk Solids or Granules; Organic / Polymer
  • Function: Inhibitor; Oxidation Inhibitor / Anti-oxidant; Stabilizer - Color; Stabilizer - Heat