Arkema - Rheological additives

The rheological additives of Arkema cover a wide range of applications extending from decorative paints to heavy duty and marine coatings, sealants, adhesives and strippers.
The choice of  the additive will depend on the type of solvent, the temperature, the dispersion time.

Rheological Additives

Products Description Applications
Crayvallac Super Polyamide wax Decorative and industrial coatings.
Crayvallac Ultra / Extra Polyamide waxes Designed for solvent-free and high solid epoxy resins. high resistance to polar solvents and very good recoatability.
Crayvallac PA 3 / PA 4 Pre-activated amide waxes Pre-activated grades easy to use in any type of solvent based industrial coatings and varnishes. Available in Xylene, Butyl Acetate, dearomatised mineral spirit, styrene
Crayvallac PA5 Pre-activated amide waxes Sealant and adhesive formulations
Excellent sag resistance
Very good extrusion properties
Crayvallac SL / SLX Polyamide waxes Sealant and adhesive formulations
Excellent sag resistance
Very good extrusion properties
Crayvallac MT Amide modified castor oil derivate For low to medium polarity systems
Crayvallac SF Amide modified castor oil derivate Industrial paints, high resistance to strong solvents.
Antisettle CVP Hydrogenated castor oil Decorative paints, aliphatic solvent-based coatings.
Crayvallac 60X Polyolefin paste Industrial coatings
Crayvallac LA 150/250/350 Modified urea dissolved in DMSO Liquid rheological additives for polar, non polar or water-based systems.
Anti-sagging and anti-settlement effect.
Can be used in post-addition.

Rheological additives for solvent based household products

Products Description Applications
Antisettle CVP Hydrogenated castor oil Stabilization and anti-sagging properties of the solvent based strippers
Crayvallac MT Amide modified castor oil derivate Stabilization and anti-sagging properties of the solvent based strippers
Crayvallac PA3/PA4 Pre-activated amide waxes Stabilization and anti-sagging properties of the solvent based strippers

For further information, please visit the ARKEMA website.

www.crayvallac.com