R484 Retardant anti-settling thixotropic agent
It is synthetic nano-scale layer silicate.
· Informing to low viscosity as 20% transparent colloid in water-borne or ethyl-alcohol-borne systems.
· Good anti-sagging property, can be used in thick coatings
· Thickening effect on emulsions, can stabilize the coating emulsions
· Suitable for high-gloss systems and transparent coatings
Appearance White powder
Particles size <40 μm
Density GB/T 1033.1-2008 2.5g/cm3
PH (2% suspension liquid) 9.2
The product is recommended to be used in water-based multi-color paint, latex paint, adhesives, sealants, water-based dyeing slurry.
Pre-gel: When formulate the 20% pre-gel, the initial viscosity is a little high, so add the R484 into the water slowly, it shall emerge good fluidity after 1 hour. (Try to use soften water or deionized water, if only get the hard water, please process it before the usage: ions exchange, polyphosphates and ect). Increase the temperature (35-60℃), adding electrolyte and high-speed shearing can promote the informing of pre-gel, while in the acid range, the stability property of R484 shall be weakening.
If use the R484 in organic solvent, the solvent content should be controlled and not exceeded the following concentration: Methyl alcohol 50%, Ethyl alcohol 30%, Isopropyl alcohol 30%, Ethylene glycol 50%.
The product is packed by 25kg/independent package, please store it in a cool and dry place. The storage period of the product is up to 12 months at least, since the delivery date. After it all, the product should be inspected before usage.
All the ingredients are complied with the regulations listed in the TSCA (USA) and the EINECS (EU), and all are safe and environmentally friendly, strictly hew to the latest regulations on environmental protection in Europe. For more information, please feel free to contact us-Longhai Chemical Co., Ltd.