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AquaFLON® 605

PTFE/Wax Aqueous Dispersion

The AquaFLON® product line is comprised of aqueous dispersions of PTFE or PTFE with wax. These products are designed for stability, pourability and easy incorporation into water based systems. They are used as additives to provide slip and abrasion resistance.

Product Description

AquaFLON® 605 is a blend of spherical synthetic wax and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) in a stable aqueous dispersion.


AquaFLON® 605 is recommended for a wide variety of specality applications in inks and coatings. Due to its extremely small particle size, AquaFLON® 605 is most suitable for thin film applications and clear overprint varnishes at 1-5% solids to the total formula weight.

Features & Benefits

bullet2.gifExcellent Rub and Abrasion Resistance
bullet2.gifGood Slip
bullet2.gifScratch Resistance
bullet2.gifEase of Incorporation

Typical Properties

Property Name Value
% Non-Volatile48 - 52 
AppearanceWhite Liquid
Hegman Grind6.0 min 
NPIRI Grind2.5 max 
pH7.5 – 9.5
Viscosity500 - 1,500 CPS
Weight/Gallon7.6 – 8.6 lbs/gal

Regulatory Status

The components of this product are listed on multiple chemical inventories. For specific information on the applicable chemical inventories, please refer to the product SDS. This product meets the requirements of CFR 21 175.105, 175.300, 176.170, and 176.180.

Safety, Shipping & Handling

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About Us

Shamrock pioneered the development of PTFE and wax additives in the 1970s, first for inks and coatings, and later for a wide range of applications including lubricants, personal care products, polymer additives, and many more.

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Top-notch customer service is our bottom line, and a key driver behind Shamrock's significant commitment to research and development.

Contact Info

Address: Foot of Pacific Street, Newark, NJ 07114
Phone: 973-242-2999
Fax: 973-242-8074

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