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Steric rheology modifier for paper coating
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Product overview
Rheocarb™ 131 maintains particles (pigments and latex) dispersion with full gloss potential and strong thickening power. It provides a good water retention and is a strong OBA carrier. It allows the reduction of drying and calendering costs and of coating colors costs (use of cost efficient pigments, binders and other additives). Use in mat & silk top coats, board coats at lower solids.
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Specific gravity 20° 1.05
Solid content (%) 24
pH 5.5
Brookfield viscosity (mPa.s) 850
Water retention
Contribution to brookfield viscosity
Precoat No
Contribution to high shear viscosity