Licowax® PED 521 granules
Oxidized, copolymer wax
Edition Number :
Edition Date :
January 01, 2014
Licowax PED 521 granules is an oxidized copolymer wax.
- Accelerates gelation in PVC melts
- Excellent anti-sticking properties
- Effective release agent for polyester, polyurethane, thermosets and rubber
- Effective lubricant for PE based wood plastic composites
- Surface protection and pore sealing
- Hydrophobing effect
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 granules||QM-AA-634|
|Acid value||[mg KOH/g]||15 - 19||ISO 2114|
|Drop point||[°C]||101 - 106||ISO 2176|
|Density (23°C)||[g/cm³]||0.94 - 0.96||ISO 1183|
|*Viscosity||[mPa·s]||~ 350||DIN 53019 at 120°C|
ApplicationsRelatively flexible copolymer waxes for dispersions used in polish, textile, leather and paper applications.
Lubricant for wood plastic composite and especially for rigid and flexible PVC. Licowax PED 521 granules accelerates gelation and provides excellent anti-sticking properties to the PVC melt.
It can be used as a polar dispersing agent in masterbatch applications and is an effective release agent for polyester, polyurethane, thermosets and rubber.
Packaging and HandlingDelivery form
Polyethylene bag 20 kg
Pallet 1000 kg (50 bags)
Big Bag 500 kg
For best shelf life, store this product in a dry area at normal ambient temperatures.
Minimum shelf life is two years form the date of shipping when properly stored.