Emulsogen LCN 287 can be used as wetting agent in water-borne coatings. It is especially suitable for white emulsion paints tinted with waterborne pigment preparations. Dosage level is 0.1 -0.5% in the paint formulation.
Emulsogen LCN 287 is also used as nonionic emulsifier for the emulsion polymerization of:
- Styrene/acrylate dispersions
- Acrylate dispersions
- Vinyl acetate dispersions
- Butadiene/styrene latex
Dosage level is 1 - 3 % based on monomers.