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Industry

Textile

Application / Segment

Thickening agent

Chemistry

Acrylic emulsion

Uses

Natural latex thickening for rugs and carpets backings, and as a thickener of acrylic and vinyl emulsions in non-woven, bonding, and textile printing.

Benefits and characteristics

Thickening agent of the carboxylated acrylic type, compatible with acrylic and vinyl emulsions. Requires an alkaline pH to achieve viscosity development. In printing applications confers high pseudo-plasticity, which minimizes dispersion and promotes an optimal printing. Is also employed for thickening acrylic auto-adhesives.

Tags: Acrylic Emulsion