Experts in rheology, polymers and additives.

Our Performance Additives business unit aspires to be a reliable and expert partner for producers of adhesives and sealants, paints and varnishes, printing inks, and construction chemical products.

Combining comprehensive raw material expertise for the specified fields of application and advanced laboratories, we are able to continually develop new products and applications, whilst still ensuring excellent technical support to our partners . As both an independent distributor and an experienced producer, we are able to work closely with customers to obtain significant benefits.

Binders

Manufacturer: Dianal America Inc.
Standard gradesDescriptionApplication
Dianal
e.g. BR-90, BR-220
Ethylene methacrylate resinsPaints and coatings on steel, aluminium and other non-ferrous metals, plastics and glass, high-solid systems/low VOC applications, as a flow additive in powder coatings, UV/EB systems; conventional and reactive hot-melt adhesives; metallized papers and foils, printing inks
Dianal
e.g. BR-101, BR-115
Butyl methacrylate resins
Dianal
e.g. BR-80, BR-87
Methyl methacrylate resins
Dianal
e.g. BR-106, BR-113
Methyl methacrylate resins
Dianal
e.g. BR-53/57, MB-2539
Styrene-acrylic copolymers
Special gradesDescriptionApplication
Dianal
e.g. TB-043, TB-044, TB-143
Resins based on novel acrylatesVery good solubility even in solvents with low KB value; hence especially suitable for low-VOC applications
TB-218Self-crosslinking
Dianal
e.g. MB-2876, MB-3068
OH-functional acrylic copolymersVarious applications
Dianal
e.g. LP-3106, LP-3202
Methacrylate resinsAs a substitute for PVC in plastisol applications, especially for phthalate-free plasticizers
Dianal
e.g. MB-7301
Glycidyl functional acrylic resinFor powder coatings, UV applications and high solid formulations

All of the above-mentioned acrylic resins are distinguished by good resistance to chemicals, UV radiation and other weathering effects; extensive solvent compatibility is present, even for low-polarity and aliphatic systems.

acrylic-resins.pdf
Doublemer manufacturer: DBC Switzerland AG

UV-curable oligomers

UV-curable oligomers for wood, metal and plastic

UV-curable oligomers exhibit the following properties, according to product and field of application:

  • Good adhesion
  • High elasticity and flexibility
  • Little to no yellowing
  • Rapid curing speed
  • High gloss
  • Good resistance to water and chemicals
  • High scratch resistance
  • Good abrasion resistance
  • Good pigment wetting
ProductsDescription
Doublemer 87 AAliphatic urethane acrylate, functionality: 6
Doublemer 88 AAromatic urethane acrylate, functionality: 6
Doublemer 530Aliphatic urethane acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 541Aliphatic urethane acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 584Aliphatic urethane acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 120Epoxy acrylate, functionality: 1
Doublemer 127Bisphenol A epoxy acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 186Modified epoxy acrylate, functionality: 3
Doublemer 1636Novolac epoxy acrylate, functionality: 3
Doublemer 1701Bisphenol A epoxy acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 220Acid-modified polyester acrylate, functionality: 6
Doublemer 236Chlorinated polyester acrylate, functionality: 6
Doublemer 245Fatty acid-modified polyester acrylate, functionality: 6
Doublemer 284Polyester acrylate, functionality: 3
Doublemer 421 PCycloaliphatic epoxy acrylate
uv-curable-oligomers.pdf

Monomers

ProductsDescription
Doublemer PETAPentaerythrite triacrylate
Doublemer DPHADipentaerythrite hexaacrylate
Doublemer TMP(3EO)TAEthoxylated trimethylolpropane triacrylate
monomers.pdf

UV-curable oligomers (free of toluene or solvents)

UV-curable oligomers for wood, metal and plastics applications with low migration and little odour.

UV-curable oligomers exhibit the following properties, according to product and field of application:

  • Good adhesion
  • High elasticity and flexibility
  • Little to no yellowing
  • Rapid curing speed
  • High gloss
  • Good resistance to water and chemicals
  • High scratch resistance
  • Good abrasion resistance
ProductsDescription
Doublemer 1283 C/100Bisphenol A epoxy acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 127-TP20TFBisphenol A epoxy acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 127-DP20TFBisphenol A epoxy acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 176 TFBisphenol A epoxy acrylate, functionality: 2
Doublemer 188 TFModified urethane acrylate, functionality: 5
Doublemer 89 AAliphatic urethane acrylate, functionality: 6
Doublemer 236-TFChlorinated polyester acrylate, functionality: 1
uv-curable-oligomers-free-of-toluene-or-solvents.pdf

Monomers (toluene-free)

ProductsDescription
Doublemer GPTA-APropoxylated glyceryl triacrylate
Doublemer PET(5EO)TA-AEthoxylated pentaerythrite triacrylate
Doublemer TMP(3EO)TA-AEthoxylated trimethylolpropane triacrylate
monomers-toluene-free.pdf
Esacote/Esabond manufacturer: Lamberti S.P.A.

Water-based PU dispersions for coatings

ProductsDescriptionApplication
ESACOTE PU 61Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polycarbonate
Proglyde DMM, 8%
Metal, parquet flooring
ESACOTE PU 73Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polycarbonate
NEP, 7%
Metal, parquet flooring, plastic
ESACOTE PU 75Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polycarbonate
Free
Metal, plastic
ESACOTE PU 77Isocyanat:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatisch
Polycarbonat
Free
Wood, parquet flooring
ESACOTE PU 180Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyether
NEP, 4%
Wood
ESACOTE PU 185Isocyanat:
Polyol:
Lösemittel:
Aliphatic
Polyether
Frei
Wood
ESACOTE PU 470Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatisch
Polyether
NEP, 4%
Plastic, parquet flooring
ESACOTE UR 115Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Lösemittel:
Aliphatic
Polyester, fatty acid-modified 
NEP, 8%
Metal, wood, parquet flooring
ESACOTE PU 921Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyether
NEP, 4.5%
Plastic, release, coatings
ESACOTE PU 980/NIsocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyether
Free
Matting, soft feel
ESACOTE PU 78/NIsocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyether
Free
Soft feel
water-based-pu-dispersions-for-coatings.pdf

Water-based PU dispersions for adhesives

ProductsDescriptionApplication
ESABOND ADT6/NIsocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyether
NEP, 4%
Shoes
ESABOND DP 11Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyester
Free
Universally applicable
ESABOND DP 35Isocyanat:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyester
Free
Wood adhesives
ESABOND DP 38Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyester, fatty acid-modified
NEP, 5%
Wood adhesives
ESABOND DP 45Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyester
NEP, 4%
Universally applicable
ESABOND DP 47Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyether
Free
Universally applicable
ESABOND DP 62Isocyanate:
Polyol:
Solvent:
Aliphatic
Polyester
Free
Universally applicable, but particularly in the field of PVC
water-based-pu-dispersions-for-adhesives.pdf
Manufacturer: Lamberti S.P.A.
ProductsDescription
Calalyst AT5/NPolyaziridine
Crosslinker 08Polyisocyanate
Crosslinker BK 9Blocked isocyanate
curing-agents-for-pu-dispersions.pdf

Fillers

Matsumoto Microspheres (Matsumoto Yushi-Seiyaku Co.,Ltd)
ProductsDescriptionApplication
F-30E
F-50E
F-65E
Expanded hollow microspheres consisting of a flexible organic polymer shell, moistenedLightweight fillers for a wide variety of applications with good resistance to temperature and solvents
F-65DE
F-80DE
FN-80SDE
Expanded hollow microspheres consisting of a flexible organic polymer shell
microspheres,-expanded.pdf
Matsumoto Microspheres (Matsumoto Yushi-Seiyaku Co.,Ltd)
ProductsDescriptionApplication
F-30
Thermally expandable hollow microspheres consisting of a flexible organic polymer shellBlowing agent for structural foams, matting agents of PVC plastisols, flexibilization of sealant systems, anti-slip coatings, general density reduction, improvement of thermal and acoustic insulation, for temperature ranges from 90 °C to 250 °C
F-36
F-36D
F-46N
F-79D
F-80
F-82D
F-100D
FN-105
F-170D
F-190D
F-230D
F-260D
F-2800D
F-2830D
F-2860D
Thermally expandable hollow microspheres consisting of a flexible, organic polymer shell, chlorine-free productsBlowing agent for structural foams, matting agents of PVC plastisols, flexibilization of sealant systems, anti-slip coatings, general density reduction, improvement of thermal and acoustic insulation, for temperature ranges from 90 °C to 250 °C
MBF-190EVA50
MBFN-190SSPE
Thermally expandable hollow microspheres as 50% masterbatchesBlowing agents for extrusion and injection moulding
microspheres,-expandable.pdf

Additives

Chinox manufacturer: DBC Switzerland AG
ProductsDescriptionApplication
Chinox 626Phosphoric acid ester, powderOxidation inhibitors, radical scavengers
Chinox 1010Sterically hindered phenol, powder
antioxidants.pdf
ProductsDescriptionApplication
Benzoin2-Hydroxy-1,2-diphenylethanonePowder coatings 
degassing-agents.pdf
Manufacturer: ADM
ProductsDescriptionApplication
ADM 500Amphoteric dispersant, based on regenerative raw materialsFor solvent-based and solvent-free systems, highly effective for carbon blacks, organic and inorganic pigments
ADM 2100Amphoteric dispersant, based on regenerative raw materialsFor solvent-based and solvent-free systems, easy to incorporate, highly effective for carbon blacks, organic and inorganic pigments
ADM 3100Amphoteric, non-polymeric, APE-free dispersant based on regenerative raw materialsFor water-based, decorative paints and industrial coatings, especially effective wetting of inorganic pigments, enables formulation of universal pastes
ADM 3200Amphoteric, non-polymeric, APE-free dispersant based on regenerative raw materials, contains groups with pigment affinityFor water-based, decorative paints and industrial varnishes, especially effective wetting of organic pigments and carbon blacks, enables formulation of universal pastes
ADM 6200Amphoteric, non-polymeric, APE-free dispersant based on regenerative raw materials, contains groups with pigment affinityFor water-based systems, highly effective for all types of white and coloured pigments, enables formulation of universal pastes
ADM 1000Non-ionic surfactant, multifunctionalExcellent steric stabilization, low foaming tendency, used in combination with ADM 3100 and 3200
ADM 1500Polyether polyolProduct for combination with ADM 3200 and ADM 6200, promotes the adsorption of these dispersants on the pigment surfaces
dispersing/wetting-agents.pdf

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K-White manufacturer: Tayca Corp.
ProductsDescriptionApplication
K-White 84Modified aluminium triphosphateNon-toxic, highly effective corrosion protection in water-based and solvent-based wet paints as well as powder paints
K-White105Modified aluminium triphosphate
K-White 84-SModified aluminium triphosphateUsed in basic systems
K-White 140 WModified aluminium triphosphateUsed in water-based systems, tannin blocker
K-White Ca 650Modified aluminium triphosphateZinc-free corrosion protection for water-based paints
K-White ZF 150 WModified aluminium triphosphateZinc-free corrosion protection for water-based paints
K-White ZF 740 WModified aluminium triphosphateZinc-free corrosion protection for water-based paints
K-White G 105Modified aluminium triphosphateCoil coating, improved adhesion to aluminium and zinc
K-White G 110Modified aluminium triphosphateCoil coating, Al-Zn alloy steel
K-White G 730Modified aluminium triphosphateCoil coating, hot-galvanized steel
K-White G 750Modified aluminium triphosphateCoil coating, Al-Zn alloy steel
K-White TC 720Silicon-magnesium complexCoil coating
anticorrosive-pigments.pdf
ProductsDescriptionApplication
LUVOTIX® RCastor oil derivativeFor various applications in low to medium polar systems at moderate temperatures
LUVOTIX® R-RFCastor oil derivative, inorganically modifiedFree-flowing and easy dispersible for highly filled systems
LUVOTIX® ZR 50Castor oil derivative, inorganically modifiedFor use in solvent-free and high solid formulations such as putties and sealants
LUVOTIX® HTCastor oil derivative,
polyamide-modified
Temperature stabilized, for various applications in low to medium polar systems
LUVOTIX® HT-SFCastor oil derivative,
polyamide-modified
Fine grade of LUVOTIX HT, for easier activation
LUVOTIX® ZH 5Castor oil derivative,
polyamide-modified,
with inorganic content
Free-flowing and easy dispersible
LUVOTIX® ZH 50Castor oil derivative,
polyamide-modified,
with inorganic content
For highly filled systems containing medium to higher polar solvents
LUVOTIX® R400Castor oil derivativeProcess additive and flow modifier
LUVOTIX® HT400Castor oil derivative,
polyamide-modified
Process additive and flow modifier
LUVOTIX® HPPolyamideFor solvent-based and -free systems of medium and higher polarity
LUVOTIX® ABBlend of polyamidesSag control in high gloss and highly filled systems of medium and higher polarity
LUVOTIX® SABBlend of polyamidesSag control and anti-settling action, especially recommended for high-gloss systems based on acrylate or polyester
LUVOTIX® PABBlend of polyamidesControl of rheological properties in gloss top-coats and in primers
LUVOTIX® P 100-15PolyolefinAnti-settling, slight viscosity increase
LUVOTIX® VP031Polyolefin/stearic acid derivative hybridEasy activation, for high built coatings, sealants and adhesives based on MS-polymer
LUVOTIX® P25XPolyolefin paste, 25% in xyleneAnti-settling action and sag control
LUVOTIX® PA2080-1Polyamide pastes, 20% in xylene/alcoholAnti-settling action, sag control and thixotropy
LUVOTIX® PA2080-1BPolyamide pastes, 20% in butyl acetate/alcoholAnti-settling action, sag control and thixotropy
ProductsDescriptionApplication
LUVOGEL® 4
LUVOGEL® 4 B
LUVOGEL® 40 VP
Montmorillonite, organically modifiedFor low to medium polar systems, polar activator recommended
LUVOGEL® 7
LUVOGEL® 7 B
Montmorillonite, organically modifiedFor medium to high polar systems, polar activator recommended
LUVOGEL® SA 1Montmorillonite, organically modifiedFor a wide range of polarity, self-activating
LUVOGEL® SA 10Montmorillonite, organically modifiedFor low-polar aliphatic systems, selfactivating
LUVOGEL® SA 11 VPMontmorillonite, organically modified, self-activatingFor systems of low to medium polarity
rheological-additives-for-solvent-based-and-solvent-free-systems.pdf
ProductsDescriptionApplication
LUVOGEL® W1Montmorillonite, organically modifiedAnti-setting agent
LUVOGEL® W2NSynthetic hectoriteThickening agent forming strong thixotropy for pigmented and transparent systems
LUVOGEL® W3Montmorillonite, organically modifiedAnti-settling and thixotropic agent
rheological-additives-for-water-based-systems.pdf
Chisorb manufacturer: DBC Switzerland AG
ProductsDescription
Chisorb 234Benzotriazole, powder
Chisorb 327Benzotriazole, powder
Chisorb 328Benzotriazole, powder
Chisorb 335Diphenyl acrylate, powder
Chisorb 336Diphenyl acrylate, liquid
Chisorb 2260Benzotriazole, liquid
Chisorb 5530Benzotriazole, liquid
Chisorb 5540Benzoate ester, powder
Chisorb 5582Benzotriazole, liquid
Chisorb 800Benzotriazole, liquid
Chisorb EPLDialkyl aminobenzene ester, liquid
Chisorb 292HALS, liquid
Chisorb 523HALS, amino-ether groups, liquid
Chisorb 582 LHALS, liquid
Chisorb 5144HALS/phenol, powder
ub-absorbers/light-stabilizers.pdf

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