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FluoroTEX 50

PTFE Texturing Powder

Shamrock’s Texture Series consists of polyethylene, polypropylene, polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), and PMMA (Texture-W, SPP, FluoroTEX, TexMATTE) powders in a controlled range of particle sizes.  These stir in powders provide a unique feel and texture allowing for customized surface finishes.

Product Description

FluoroTEX 50 is a high molecular weight polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) texturing agent.


The FluoroTEX 50 is stable, compatible, and easily dispersed in all solvent, water-based radiation curable, powder, air dry, and high temperature baked coatings. This product is ideal for systems that need high heat resistance, like coil coatings. Additions of 10-20% of this product are used to obtain a uniform textured appearance.

Features & Benefits

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Typical Properties

Property Name Value
Melting Point608/320  °F/°C
Particle Size Mean Value50 μm
Specific Gravity2.2  g/cm3

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 21 CFR 175.105, 175.300, 176.170, 176.180, and 177.1550.

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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