flow promoter

flow promoter

A substance added to a coating to enhance brushability, flow, and leveling.
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Balfour developed toughened poly(arylene ether) with improved transparency by adding radial and linear styrene-diene block copolymers, one or more optical enhancing agents such as alpha hydroxyl ketones, a hydrocarbon flow promoter, cyclopentene, and other additives.
It also acts as a flow promoter. Uses include wire and cable, electronics, carpeting, upholstery, and building insulation.
At this composition the HX4000 seems to act as a flow promoter of the PEI-rich phase.
The Hogan bin discharger, fitted between the Type 3 unit and the conveyor, also acts as a flow promoter by using a suspended series of blades controlled by a vibrator to gently vibrate the powder into the conveyor.
Others are new suppliers who are emerging to develop improved polypropylenes, flow promoters and decorating techniques.
These new dispersions contain no monomer or flow promoters, and can be used in UV flexo, UV screen and some UV offset ink systems.
Included are internal and external lubricants, processing aids, flow promoters, slip additives and antiblocking agents.
The transition hopper comes with pneumatic flow promoters and an optional flexible screw conveyor.
Made by Fine Organics in India, the additives include internal and external lubricants, processing aids, flow promoters, slip additives, and anti-block agents.
GE Plastics polymer scientist Adeyinka Adedeji says the company is working with blowing agents as flow promoters for thin-wall molding of Noryl PPE alloys, ABS, PC, PC/ABS, PC/PBT, and PC/PET.