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Octowax 1500 (E)

CHEMICAL DESCRIPTION: Blend of paraffin and microcrystalline wax

PHYSICAL FORM: Aqueous anionic emulsion

 

SPEZIFICATION (TYPICAL PROPERTIES)

 

Solids, %: 49.0 – 51.0
pH: 7.2 – 8.2
Density, g/ml: 0.95 – 1.05

 

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:

Octowax 1500 (E) is an emulsion of blended paraffin and microcrystalline waxes, and is used to hydrophobise latex coatings.
Especially in combination with non-staining antioxidants Octowax 1500 (E) is used in latex rubber as an antiozonant. The wax „blooms“ during the cure process from the emulsion to the rubber surface, providing a barrier against ozone attack.
Octowax 1500 (E) is designed to be added directly to latex compounds. Usage levels are generally 1.0 – 5.0 parts based on the dry weight of the latex.
There are no volatile organic compounds in Octowax 1500 (E).

STORAGE AND HANDLING:

Containers should be kept tightly closed. Protect from freezing. Contents should be stirred using mechanical
agitation prior to use.

 

PACKAGING:

Available in bulk, IBC and drums

 

SAFETY:

Please refer to Safety Data Sheet