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FluoroSPERSE® 8233

PTFE Dispersion

Shamrock offers dispersions of PTFE that may be poured directly from the drum into the mixing container. They assure good wetting, uniform composition, and avoid the handling of powder. They are available in a range of printing ink vehicles, solvents, and in combination with wax.

Product Description

FluoroSPERSE® 8233 is a dispersion of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) micropowder in a soya alkyd vehicle.


FluoroSPERSE® 8233 is used in the ink industry. This light grey dispersion can be used in most ink colors. It has a pourable body consistency which enables this product to readily disperse in lithographic inks with minimum mixing. FluoroSPERSE® 8233 is recommended for offset inks at 1-4% of total formula weight.

Features & Benefits

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bullet2.gifSlip (Low COF)
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Typical Properties

Property Name Value
NPIRI Grind2.5 max 

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.

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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Contact Info

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Phone: 973-242-2999
Fax: 973-242-8074

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