POLYSILK® 600

A formulated wax composite that provides surface slip with scratch and rub resistance, as well as a smooth surface feel


FEATURES AND BENEFITS

  • Provides a high level of scratch and rub resistance
  • Improves tape release, block resistance, and heat resistance
  • Adds surface slip to impart a silky smooth feel
  • Maximum lubricity achieved after 12 to 24 hours
  • Easy to disperse fine powder that can be incorporated with high speed mixing
  • Conforms to (EU) 2019/1021 & Stockholm Convention (POP)

COMPOSITION

Modified polyethylene/PTFE blend

SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS

Water based, solvent based and energy curable coatings and inks. Industrial coatings (including plastic, metal and leather); wood coatings; printing inks and OPV's (including flexo and gravure); interior and exterior can and container coatings; coil coatings; soft touch coatings.

TYPICAL PROPERTIES

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AppearanceOff-White Powder
Density at 25 °C (g/cc)1.02
Maximum Particle Size (µm)22
Mean Particle Size (µm)5.0 - 7.0
Melting Point °C96 - 109
Natural or Naturally DerivedNo
NPIRI Grind2.0 - 3.0

FEATURED PERFORMANCE PROPERTIES

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Abrasion Resistance
Anti-block
Matting and Gloss Control
Mold Release
Slip and Lubricity
Water Resistance
Block Resistance
In-Can Stability
Lubricity and Smooth Feel
Scratch and Abrasion Resistance
Slip and Lubricity
Soft Touch/Silky Feel
Tape Release
Block Resistance
In-Can Stability
Lubricity and Smooth Feel
Scratch and Abrasion Resistance
Slip and Lubricity
Soft Touch/Silky Feel
Tape Release
Anti-Wear
Drawing
Lubricity
Mold Release
Block Resistance
Rub Resistance
Slip and Lubricity
Soft Touch/Silky Feel
Tape Release
Key: Effective     Very Effective     Extremely Effective