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saturant

In roofing, a bituminous material, having a low softening point, used for impregnating the felt in asphalt prepared roofing.
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The purpose of a saturant is to fill porous material and boost the strength of the backing.
A new technical bulletin is available from Air Products Polymers that highlights the versatility of the company's "Airflex" ethylene-vinyl chloride (EVCL) emulsions designed for nonwoven bonding, coating, adhesive and saturant applications.
Nonwoven manufacturers put Glenro infrared and hot air dryers and ovens to work on many applications including thermal and saturant bonding, drying coatings and finishes, and curing resins on filter media.
Glenro gas and electric infrared and hot air systems are used for thermal and saturant bonding, drying coatings and finishes, curing resins on filter media and predrying saturated webs for faster line speeds.
Historically, Nychem products have been used as saturants and in specialty coatings to improve the strength, abrasion and chemical resistance, as well as other performance characteristics of paper, non-woven and textile and industrial coatings.
Highlighted at Labelexpo will be Water-Based NovaCryl pressure sensitive adhesives; Suncryl release coatings for paper and film tapes and labels; GenFlo styrene butadiene saturants for crepe paper; and pressure sensitive vinyl performance films.
Neenah paper has developed HeirLoom NAFTM, a veneer and furniture backer made with adhesives and saturants that do not use formaldehyde.
From time-tested to natural ingredients, these saturants are key factors in the success of this category.
Styrene Butadiene Saturants has improved finch edge tear and high temperature properties.
Our teams of technical experts are constantly working to create new binders and saturants for an ever-expanding list of nonwoven applications.
Omnova offers acrylic and SBR saturants, water based release coatings, water based PSAs and polymer emulsions for adhesive formulation.