AquaFLON® 797-RC

AquaFLON® 797 is a non-ionic aqueous dispersion of synthetic wax and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE).

Technical Documents

AquaFLON® 797-RC

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® 797-RC is a non-ionic aqueous dispersion of synthetic wax and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) and is produced to be in compliance with REACH regulatory requirements.


AquaFLON® 797-RC is recommended for flexographic and gravure water-based inks. This product is also used in a wide variety of industrial coatings, wood finishes, and composite treatments at 1-5% of active solids to the total formula weight.

Features and Benefits:

Rub Resistance
Mar/Scuff Performance
Gloss Retention

Typical Properties:

Appearance: White Liquid
NPIRI Grind: 4.0 max
 Hegman Grind: 6.0 – 7.0
 Weight/Gallon: 8.1 – 9.1 lbs/gal
 % Non Volatile: 42 – 48
 pH: 6 – 9


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 complies with Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/1000 amending Annex XVII of REACH pertaining to PFOA (Shamrock QSOP-202E.)

Safety, Shipping and Handling:

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End Use Applications

Air Dry, Aqueous, Baking, Coatings, Composite, Dispersion, Flexographic, Industrial, Inks, Liquid Inks, Packaging, Wood Coating

Features and Benefits

Abrasion Resistance, Ease Of Incorporation, Mar/Scuff Resistance, Non-ionic, Rub Resistance, Slip (Cof)


PTFE, Synthetic Wax, Wax

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