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AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Nonporous Membranes for Chemical Separation

Introducing New FORBLUE™ Membranes for Chemical Separation (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Engineered plastics with added flexibility.

Features:

  • Impact resistance
  • Wear resistance
  • Flexibility
  • Electrical performance
  • Dimensional stability
  • Chemical resistance
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AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Fluon+ mPLASTICS modified by fluoropolmyer science

Fluon+ mPlastics by AGC Chemicals are new compounds modified with fluoropolymer material science. We modify conventional PEEK and PPS polymers wtih our proprietary fluoropolymer and compounding technology. This fluoropolymer modification improves the impact and wear resistance of the PEEK and PPS resins, as well as the physical and electrical properties. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - AGC Chemicals Americas Products and Services

Watch now to see the new corporate overview video. AGC Chemicals Americas... our locations, fluoropolymer expertise, products, service and technology capabilities. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Silica Gels Improve Cosmetic and Skincare Products

Research Shows Microsphere Silica Gels Improve Cosmetic and Skincare Product Formulations (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Introducing M.S.GEL™

Introducing M.S.GEL™ Spherical Silica Grades for Flash Chromatography and UHPLC (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Micro-Spherical Silica for personal care products

Using Fine Micro-Spherical Silica to Enhance Cosmetics, Sunscreens and Personal Care Products (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - PREMINOL™ polyols offer ultra-low monol content

High flexibility, good durability and good workability for coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomer applications (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - EXCESTAR™ SMP offers high flexibility and high MW

EXCESTAR is a liquid polymer for silane modified polyether sealants and adhesives. Its unique properties such as high flexibility, heat resistance, weatherability, and stain resistance, enable EXCESTAR to be applied in various markets including construction, industrial, and electronics. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Silica for Catalyst Supports for Polyolefin Manf.

Fine Silica Products for Catalyst Supports

AGC offers a wide range of silica products – under the name SUNSPERA™ – for catalyst supports. These catalyst supports play an important role in conjunction with the catalyst for polyolefin polymerization and the synthesis of organic compounds. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Anti-smudge coatings resist fingerprints

SURECO™ 2320 anti-smudge coatings resist fingerprints on touchscreen displays and other glass surfaces and make them much easier to clean (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Video AGC's SOLESPHERE fine silica for 3D Printing

Fine Silica for 3D Printing Resins/Additive Manufacturing

AGC offers a family of fine silica gels with different particle sizes and porosities under the trade name SOLESPHERE™. These fine silica gels are very spherical, very pure and provide many functionalities for 3D printing resin formulations. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Polyether polyol targets adhesive and sealants

PREMINOL™ S 4318F is a polyether polyol targets adhesive and sealants of 18000MW diol that has very low monol (USV) and imparts high elongation with excellent durability to adhesives and sealants. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Preminol Polyol Grades Ultra-Low Unsaturated Value

PREMINOL has ultra-low monol content, high molecular weight ranging from 3,000-18,000, and a narrow molecular weight distribution. This provides good mechanical properties, high flexibility, good durability and good workability for coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomer applications. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Polyols for Polyurethanes Increase Properties

Polyether polyols are key components used in the production of polyurethanes. AGC produces polyether polyol (PREMINOL™) from Propylene Oxide. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Spherical Gels versus other Packing Materials

Check out this infographic to compare packing materials and to learn how to achieve more homogenous packing, lower back pressure, superior separation and better lot-to-lot consistency. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - M.S. GEL™ Fine Silica for Chromatography
  • Particles: 1.6 - 200 μm
  • Specific surface: 30 - 900 m2/g, pore size (4 - 200 nm)
  • Pore sizes: 60-1500 Å
  • Spherical, all-porous fine particles free from cavities and cracks
  • Packs into compact form
  • Low back pressure and good separation performance
(read more)
AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - CFRTP/CFRP improved by Functionalized Fluororesins

A ground-breaking development for composite design, functionalized fluoropolymers for enhancing carbon fiber matrices can improve physical properties such as impact strength, tensile and flexural strengths and water adsorption. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Silica Gels Versus Plastic Microbeads in Cosmetics

5 Reasons to Use Silica Gels Versus Plastic Microbeads in Cosmetics and Skincare Formulations (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Remove Moisture from Compressed Air Lines

Non-Porous Dehumidifying Membranes Easily Remove Moisture from Compressed Air Lines (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Precision Cleaning of Electronics
  • ODP zero
  • Minimal global warming potential
  • Recyclable with distillation
  • Chemically and thermally stable
  • Nonflammable (no flash point)
  • Broad compatibility with most plastics, elastomers, substrates and metals
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AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Precision Cleaning with AMOLEA AT2 Fluorosolvents
  • ODP zero
  • Minimal global warming potential
  • Recyclable with distillation
  • Chemically and thermally stable
  • Nonflammable (no flash point)
  • Broad compatibility with most plastics, elastomers, substrates and metals
(read more)
AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Silica Gel for HPLC Chromatography

The M.S. GEL™ grades (microspherical gels) are silica-based high purity spherical gels. The perfectly spherical shape enables higher loading capacity with lower column back pressure and good separation (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Silica Products for a Variety of Applications

Fine Silica Products for Chromatography, Catalysts and Industrial Applications (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Lumiflon® Coatings Reduce Carbon Footprint

Lumiflon® FEVE Resin Powder Coatings Offer Up To 46% Reduction In Carbon Footprint (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - A better cleaner for electronics parts

AGC's AsahiKlin fluorosolvents clean high-precision plastic and electronic components such as reflector glasses for laser printers, audio and video heads, lenses, and for defluxing printed circuit boards. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Introducing New FORBLUE™ Membranes
  • FORBLUE™ sunsep™ Gas Dryers/Humidifiers
  • FORBLUE™ S-Series for Electrolysis and Electrodialysis
  • FORBLUE™ SELEMION™ for Electrolysis, Diffusion Dialysis and Electrodialysis
  • FORBLUE™ FLEMION® for Caustic Soda Production
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AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - FORBLUE™ membranes for chemical separation

A new brand of membrane products for separating various chemicals. The family includes membranes for electrochemistry, chlor-alkali elecroysis, electro/diffusion dialysis and gas humidification. FORBLUE membranes are used in many industries including H2 production, Cl2 production, acid recovery, wastewater treatment, salt removal, groundwater desalination and gas drying. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Innovative Anti-fingerprint Surface Treatment

Smudge-resistant transparent coating protects glass, metal, plastic surfaces
Technology like touch screens, cameras, and sensors has become ubiquitous. Defending their delicate surfaces from contaminants or fingerprints is no easy task. That's why AGC developed SURECO™ 2320 fluorinated coating. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Smudge-Resistant Transparent Coating

Smudge-Resistant Transparent Coating Protects Glass, Metal, Plastic and Stone Surfaces (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Seal wearing issues? Use Fluon+ Filled PTFE Resins

Prevent wear issues and breakdown of mechanical systems by incorporating seals made with Fluon+ Filled PTFE Compounds. Fluon+ FPCs can reduce friction, overheating and the expensive replacement of metal parts. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Precision cleaning solvents for aerospace parts

Environmentally Friendly Solvents for Precision Cleaning of Electronic, Plastic, Metal and Elastomer Aerospace Equipment Components

Manufacturers of components used in aerospace equipment require precision cleaning agents that are effective, environmentally friendly and compatible with a variety of materials. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - FEVE Fluoropolymer Topcoats for Bridges

FEVE fluoropolymer topcoats are a fluorinated polyurethane-type system. This allows the system to contain not only the advantages of the polyurethane bond such as flexibility and strength, but also allowing for longevity and the ability to withstand environmental deterrents such as UV degradation for years and possibly decades
(read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Polyols: High flexibility & low viscosity polymer

PREMINOL has ultra-low monol content, high molecular weight ranging from 3,000-18,000, and a narrow molecular weight distribution. This provides good mechanical properties, high flexibility, good durability and good workability for coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomer applications. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - FDA Approval Fluoroelastomer for Food Contact

AFLAS Fluoroelastomer Grades Receive FDA Approval for Food Contact

It’s challenging to design equipment that will be used in high temperature and other severe food processing applications. That’s because these applications require durable materials that meet the strict requirements of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Ideal for molded products New AFLAS® 600X

Products made of AFLAS 600X last longer in the wet, high-pressure, amine- and base-rich environments of oil and gas recovery, and they do not deteriorate under prolonged exposure at 230 °C. In addition, the parts exhibit excellent electrical and thermal resistance. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - FLEMION Fluorinated Ion Exchange Membrane
  • Electrolyzers in electrolysis plants
  • Manufacturing caustic soda
  • Manufacturing caustic potash
  • Manufacturing chlorine
  • Manufacturing hydrogen-basic chemical products
(read more)
AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - FDA-Compliant AFLAS Grades

We’re excited to announce that the FDA has approved three grades of our AFLAS fluoroelastomers for food contact. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Fluorochemicals for the Oil & Gas Industry

AFLAS® fluoroelastomers are the material of choice for parts and components that need to perform reliably in the world’s harshest environments. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Cleaning high-precision electronic components

AGC Chemicals Americas has introduced AMOLEA™ AT2, a new fluorinated precision cleaning solvent. This new solvent has excellent solvency with a wide variety of press oils, cutting oils, silicone oils , refrigerant oils, greases, asphalt pitches, and fluxes used in the electronics industry. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Multi-Layer Hose Technology

Adding a layer of AFLAS 400E or 600X to a hose construction enables it to continue to function reliably despite ongoing exposure to NOx, SOx, engine oils, and other aggressive automotive fuels. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - New Lamination to Other Elastomers for Automotive

AFLAS Fluoroelastomers for Lamination to Other Elastomers for Automotive Host Applications. AGC has developed AFLAS FEPM grades desinged for a new lamination technology for multi-layer hose constructions. See brochure for benefits of AFLAS 400E and 600X. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Design Flexibilities For Architects

Lumiflon® FEVE Based Resins: Design Flexibilities For Architects (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Learn about AGC Products and Services

Watch now to see the new corproate overview video. AGC Chemicals Americas... our locations, fluoropolymer expertise, products, service and technology capabilities. (read more)

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. - Industry-Leading Water & Oil Repellent Testing Lab

We've expanded our AsahiGuard water & oil repellent testing lab for textiles, nonwovens, packaging, tile and more. See what's new (read more)

News articles and press releases for AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc.:

11/28/2016

AGC Chemicals introduces Amolea AT2™, a fluorinated precision cleaning solvent that provides medical device manufacturers a safer, highly effective and environmentally friendly alternative to n-propyl bromide and trichloroethylene solvents.

11/11/2016

AGC Chemicals Americas, a leading global supplier of high-quality fluoropolymer resins, compounds, fluoroelastomers and specialty chemicals and materials, has invested more than $1 million to enhance its technical center in Exton, Pennsylvania.

09/07/2016

Automotive interior components like seating fabrics, floor mats, door panels and trunk linings must be able to repel fluids and quickly release stains.

11/10/2014

AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. will launch its FluoroCompounds Group at the 2014 IWCS show November 9-12 in Providence, R.I.

04/28/2014

AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. (AGCCA) is pleased to announce the expansion of global technical service functions with the establishment of a technical center for fluorinated functional chemicals in Shanghai City, China.

04/28/2014

AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. has announced that the FluoroCouncil, a global organization of which they are a member, has released a new article on the high-performance benefits of fluoro-technology for apparel applications.