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Other Surface Modifiers > Hydrophilic / Hydrophobic Agents

Product Name
Supplier
Description
AB Specialty Silicones
Methyl hydrogen polysiloxane. Acts as crosslinking agent and hydrophilic agent. It is end-capped with trimethyl siloxy groups. The product is primarily used to treat powders to keep them dry, as an... view more
Applications
  • Other Rubber>QM, VQM, Silicone Rubber
AB Specialty Silicones
Methyl polyoxyethylene silioxane copolymer. Acts as dispersing agent and hydrophilic agent. It is a low viscosity, water dispersible surfactant. Its exceptionally low surface tension making it ideal... view more
Irgasurf® HL 560 by BASF is hydrophylic additive for polyolefins. Offers hydrophilic effect in a durable fashion. Used for polyolefin fibers, woven or nonwowen fabrics and films. Irgasurf® HL 560... view more
Applications
  • PE
  • PP
  • Healthcare / Medical
  • Electrical markets>Battery cases
  • ...
BYK (ALTANA Group)
BYK® -2616 by Byk (Altana Group) is a combination of a specially prepared finely dispersed calcium oxide and a stabilizing wetting agent. Acts as a low emission additive to eliminate moisture... view more
Applications
  • PVC>PVC, flexible
  • PVC>PVC, rigid
  • Rotational & Slush molding
It is an active component in formulating penetrative water repellent treatments... view more
Applications
  • Polymer protection>Water repellent
Reactive Si-H silicone/ resin emulsion with 50% NVC. Suitable for aqueous-based application systems for inorganic materials such as fillers and flame retardants to aid dispersion and composite... view more
Applications
  • Fibers/ Textiles/ Carpets>Fabrics
XIAMETER™ MEM-0075 Emulsion by Dow is methylhydrogenpolysiloxane-based water repellent. This cost-effective reactive silicone emulsion offers good abrasion resistance, tear strength and good & water... view more
Applications
  • Fibers/ Textiles/ Carpets>Fabrics
  • Cost reduction
  • Polymer surface adhesion>Water repellent
  • Polymer Conversion>Dispersion
XIAMETER™ MEM-1581 Emulsion by Dow gives hydrophobicity for glass and mineral wool. This aqueous emulsion of polydimethyl siloxane shows good water repellency. It is compatible with most phenolic... view more
Applications
  • Other Thermoset>P (or PF)
  • Polymer surface adhesion>Water repellent
Si-H (Silicon hydride) containing alkylsiloxane. It acts as a crosslinker for thermoplastic elastomers and as a hydrophobic agent for inorganic materials... view more
Applications
  • PP
  • Other Rubber>IM, Polyisobutylene Rubber
  • Other Rubber>EPDM
  • Curing & polymerisation control>Crosslinking/ Hardening
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Goulston Technologies
HYDREPEL® Series by Goulston are masterbatch hydrophobic additives. These products alter the contact angle and impart extreme hydrophobicity and alcohol repellency. It is available in two grades:... view more
Applications
  • PP
  • Fibers/ Textiles/ Carpets>Fabrics
  • Polymer protection>Water repellent
Javachem® AF-600 by Javachem is an ultra-high molecular weight, organic-group modified fluoro-silicone copolymer with polypropylene as the carrier. It is used for improving the processing... view more
Applications
  • Injection molding - thermoplastics
  • Extrusion>Films (blown)
  • Polymer protection>Oil resistance
  • Polymer protection>Water repellent
  • ...
Lemman Laboratories International
Dimethylolbutanoic acid. It acts as a good crosslinking agent and hydrophilic agent. It is odorless and appears as a free flowing white crystal with the molecular weight of 148.16. With good... view more
Applications
  • Epoxy, Epoxide Resin
  • PUR
  • Wiring & Cables
  • Safety, regulation & environment
Peter Greven
Zinc salt of a technical stearic acid. Acts as a lubricant and release agent. Used in manufacture of plastics... view more
Applications
  • Polymer Conversion>Lubrication/ slip
Polyvel
Hydrophilic concentrate. Possesses exceptionally efficient moisture absorption environment. Used for non-woven polypropylene fiber applications... view more
Applications
  • PP
  • Fibers/ Textiles/ Carpets>Non wovens
Aerosol® 22 Surfactant by Solvay is an anionic surfactant. Acts as highly hydrophilic surface active agent, as dispersant, and as a solubilizing agent. Offers very good electrolyte compatability... view more
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