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ADDITOL® XL 481 is a cost effective flow modifier developed for use in a wide range of solvent-borne applications including coil coatings, industrial coatings and wood finishes. It is compatible with a variety of resin chemistries including, but not limited to, high solids alkyds, polyesters, and acrylics. ADDITOL XL 481 contains no silicone ingredients.

  • Regions

    Asia except China; Latin America; North America

  • Product Group

    Solventborne Others

  • Market Applications

    Additives; Automotive OEM; Industrial Metal; Industrial Wood; Marine & Protective; Packaging Coatings & Inks; Specialty Coatings; Coil & Pre-Coated Metal; Vehicle Refinish; Adhesives; Construction Performance

  • Segment Applications

    Paint & Coatings; Performance Applications

  • Chemistry

    Additives; Flow and leveling; Additives; Deaeraters; Additives; Surface energy control additive

  • Technology

    Additives; Solventborne/Solventfree resins

  • Formulation Advantages

    Freeze-thaw stability

    Good compatibility

    Shear stability

  • Application Advantages

    Clear coat

    Improved Rheology

    No or less odor

    No or low flammability

    Reduced surface preparation

    Suitable for flexography inks

    Suitable for inkjet inks

    Suitable for lithography inks

    Suitable for over print varnishes (OPV)

    Suitable for Screen & Gravure inks

  • Final Product Advantages

    Food contact compliant

    High gloss potential

    Improved appearance

    Low blistering

    Low color for clearcoat

    Low migration

    Overbake resistance

  • Green Attributes

    APEO - Non Intended

    Tin – Non Intended

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