Ceridust® 6050 M
Polypropylene wax

Ceridust® 6050 M

Polypropylene wax

Edition Number :
12
Edition Date :
July 16, 2019
Ceridust 6050 M is a micronized metallocene-based polypropylene wax.
Benefits
  • Increased anti-slip properties and improved adhesion of sealants
  • Acts as a degassing agent in powder coatings
  • Effective matting and degassing agent
  • Excellent scratch resisitance
  • Excellent dispersing agent for hard-to-disperse pigment PP masterbatches
  • Efficient flow promoter for PP compounds
Hazards
The product does not require a hazard warning label according CLP regulation (Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008, as amended).
For further information please refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet.

Delivery Specifications and (*) General Properties

 
CharacteristicsUnitTarget valueTest method
Appearance white micronized powderQM-AA-634
Drop point[°C]142 - 148ASTM D 3954
Particle size D50 [µm]6.5 - 12.5QM-AA-112
*Density (23°C)[g/cm³]~ 0.90ISO 1183
*Acid value[mg KOH/g]0ISO 2114
Ceridust 6050 M is recommended for solvent based and powder coatings. 

In solvent based coatings the micronized polypropylene creates an excellent scratch resistance. The very strong matting effect makes the Ceridust 6050 M to a very effective matting agent. 

In powder coatings it acts as a degassing agent. It also increases the coefficient of friction (anti slip), enhances scratch resistance and reduces gloss of the cured powder coating. It improves the adhesion properties on the surface without compromise of degassing properties when using amide based waxes. 

Ceridust 6050 M is a fine particle dispersing agent and is recommended for Polyropylene –especially film and fiber application. The micronized dispersing agent particles are close to the pigment particles and being almost statistically ideally distributed, show a high likeliness to find a place between pigment particles, thus separating them from each other. Consequently those pigment particles will not form agglomerates. The early melting behavior of micronized particles leads to a coating effect of the pigment particles and neutralizes the binding forces of pigment particles, prevents them from re-agglomeration, eases pigment dispersion and stabilizes the dispersion. A mixture of standard powder and Ceridust already improves the color strength as well as the filter pressure value.

Ceridust 6050 M is used as dispersing agent for hard-to-disperse PP pigment masterbatches, especially for high demanding applications like e.g. fibers
Delivery form
Micronized powder

Packaging
Paper bag 15 kg
Pallet 450 kg (30 bags)

Storage
For best shelf life store this product in a dry area at normal ambient temperatures.
Minimum shelf life is two years from the date of shipping when properly stored.
Documents
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