Licowax® PED 191 powder
Oxidized polyethylene wax with high viscosity
Edition Number :
Edition Date :
August 28, 2018
Licowax PED 191 powder is an oxidized, high density polyethylene wax with high molecular weight.
- Strong nonstick effect
- High transparency in PVC sheet extrusion
- Promotes gelation in calcium/zinc stabilized or lead-stabilized PVC
- High thermal stability
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.
SpecificationsDelivery Specifications and (*) General Properties
|Characteristics||Unit||Target value||Test method|
|Appearance||almost white powder||QM-AA-634|
|Acid value||[mg KOH/g]||15 - 19||ISO 2114|
|Drop point||[°C]||120 - 125||ISO 2176|
|*Viscosity||[mPa·s]||~ 1800||DIN 53019 at 140°C|
|*Density (23°C)||[g/cm³]||~ 0,98||ISO 1183|
ApplicationsExternal lubricant for plastics, especially for rigid and flexible PVC.
It accelerates gelation and provides excellent anti-sticking properties without impairing the transparency.
Release agent for engineering resins like polyester or polyoxymethylene, effective external lubricant for opaque polycarbonate.
Hard, high-melting, emulsifiable polyethylene wax for dispersions used in polish, textile, leather and paper applications.
Packaging and HandlingDelivery form
The product is also available in other physical form.
Polyethylene bag 20 kg
Pallet 1000 kg (50 bags)
For best shelf life, store this product in a dry area at normal ambient temperatures.
Minimum shelf life is 2 years form the date of shipping when properly stored.