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Genapol PN 30

Lubricity improver & low foaming surfactant for synthetic metal working fluids and cleaners

Edition Date :
September 30, 2022
Genapol PN 30 is a EO/PO block copolymer and used as a low foaming surfactant and lubricity improver in metal working fluids and metal cleaners. It is stable against hard water. In combination with corrosion inhibitors like Hostacor IT, Hostacor BIT or Hostacor BI, clear water soluble metal working fluids with good corrosion protecting and lubricating properties are obtained.


  • Low foaming
  • Good lubricity properties
  • Hard water stable
Product Function
  • Lubricity improver
Chemical Type
  • Block copolymers
  • Metal working fluids (fully synthetic)
  • Metal cleaner


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Technical Data

Product group  PO/EO/PO block polymer
Cloud point (1% in water) 30 - 32 °C
Cloud point (5g in 25g 25% BDG-solution)  27.6 - 29.6 °C
Reichert test (5% in water) 12 mm2
pH (1% in water) 10 - 11


  • Fully synthetic metal working fluids
  • Mild alkaline type metal cleaner    
  • Alkaline type metal cleaner


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