AquaFLON® 178G is a stable aqueous dispersion of a blend of a synthetic wax and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE).
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.
AquaFLON® 178G-RC is an aqueous dispersion of a blend of a synthetic wax and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) and is produced to be in compliance with REACH regulatory requirements.
AquaFLON® 178G-RC is recommended for water-based inks and coatings. AquaFLON® 178G-RC is recommended for both clear and pigmented compositions at 1-5% of of the total formula weight.
Features and Benefits:
Rub and Abrasion Resistance
Slip (Low COF)
|Appearance:||White Viscous Liquid|
|NPIRI Grind:||5.0 max|
|Hegman Grind:||6.5 min|
|Weight/Gallon:||9.4 – 9.8 lbs/gal|
|Viscosity:||3,000 – 6,000 CPS|
|% Non Volatile:||50 – 54|
|pH:||8 – 10|
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 complies with Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/1000 amending Annex XVII of REACH pertaining to PFOA (Shamrock QSOP-202E.)
Safety, Shipping and Handling:
Precautions: Keep from freezing.
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|End Use Applications||
Building Products, Commercial, Dispersion, Flexographic, Furniture, Gravure, Industrial, Inks, Liquid Inks, Packaging, Veneer, Wood Coatings
|Features and Benefits||
Ease Of Incorporation, Gloss Reduction, Rub Resistance, Scuff/Mar Resistance, Slip (Cof), Water Repellency
PE, Polyethylene, PTFE, Wax