Precursors for paint additives

ENHANCING THE PERFECT FLOW

Surfactants and polyglycols are commonly used as precursors and intermediates in the production of paint additives, such as HEUR rheology modifiers or leveling agents based on silicone ethers.

As a leading producer of these components, we also develop customized products based on specific customer requests.

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Precursors for paint additives

ENHANCING THE PERFECT FLOW

Surfactants and polyglycols are commonly used as precursors and intermediates in the production of paint additives, such as HEUR rheology modifiers or leveling agents based on silicone ethers. As a leading producer of these components, we also develop customized products based on specific customer requests.

OUR PRODUCT GROUPS

heur_rheology_modifier

PRECURSORS FOR HEUR RHEOLOGY MODIFIERS

HEUR thickeners improve the rheology of a paint and prevent splattering in emulsion paints. They are made of hydrophilic polyethylene glycols which are provided by Clariant, as one of the market leaders in this sector.

Products

Description

Availability

> Polyglykol M 500
Methoxy polyethylene glycol ether, 500 g/mole
 
 
> Polyglykol M 2000
Methoxy polyethylene glycol ether, 2000 g/mole
 
 
 
> Polyglykol 8000
Polyethylene glycol, 8000 g/mole
 
 
 
 
> Polyglykol 9000
Polyethylene glycol, 9000 g/mole
 
 
> Polyglykol 10000
Polyethylene glycol, 10000 g/mole
 
 
 
 

Availability: APAC EMEA LATAM NORAM


leveling_agents

PRECURSORS FOR LEVELING AGENTS

Leveling agents are designed to even out paint films and eliminate defects like crawling, fish eyes, and cratering.

Products

Description

Availability

> Polyglykol A 400
Allyl polyethylene glycol ether, 400 g/mole
 
> Polyglykol A 500
Allyl polyethylene glycol ether, 500 g/mole
 
 
 
> Polyglykol A 11/1800
Polyethylene polypropylene glycol allyl ether, 1800 g/mole
 
 
 
> Polyglykol A 32/550
Polyethylene polypropylene glycol allyl ether, 550 g/mole
 
> Polyglykol AB 25-8
Polyethylene polypropylene glycol ether allyl butyl ether, 1800 g/mole
 
> Polyglykol AM 250
Polyethylene glycol allyl methl ether; 250 g/mole
 
 
 

Availability: APAC EMEA LATAM NORAM

OUR PRODUCT GROUPS

heur_rheology_modifier

PRECURSORS FOR HEUR RHEOLOGY MODIFIERS

HEUR thickeners improve the rheology of a paint and prevent splattering in emulsion paints. They are made of hydrophilic polyethylene glycols which are provided by Clariant, as one of the market leaders in this sector.

Products

Description

Availability

> Polyglykol M 500
Methoxy polyethylene glycol ether, 500 g/mole
 
 
> Polyglykol M 2000
Methoxy polyethylene glycol ether, 2000 g/mole
 
 
 
> Polyglykol 8000
Polyethylene glycol, 8000 g/mole
 
 
 
 
> Polyglykol 9000
Polyethylene glycol, 9000 g/mole
 
 
> Polyglykol 10000
Polyethylene glycol, 10000 g/mole
 
 
 
 

Availability: APAC EMEA LATAM NORAM


leveling_agents

PRECURSORS FOR LEVELING AGENTS

Leveling agents are designed to even out paint films and eliminate defects like crawling, fish eyes, and cratering.

Products

Description

Availability

> Polyglykol A 400
Allyl polyethylene glycol ether, 400 g/mole
 
> Polyglykol A 500
Allyl polyethylene glycol ether, 500 g/mole
 
 
 
> Polyglykol A 11/1800
Polyethylene polypropylene glycol allyl ether, 1800 g/mole
 
 
 
> Polyglykol A 32/550
Polyethylene polypropylene glycol allyl ether, 550 g/mole
 
> Polyglykol AB 25-8
Polyethylene polypropylene glycol ether allyl butyl ether, 1800 g/mole
 
> Polyglykol AM 250
Polyethylene glycol allyl methl ether; 250 g/mole
 
 
 

Availability: APAC EMEA LATAM NORAM

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