Dusting and Flow Additives

Pelletized adhesives, plastics and rubber compounds can become tacky or block together during manufacturing, packaging, storage and use. Micronized wax powders can be used as dusting agents to provide improved pellet free-flow and anti-blocking performance.


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    AquaPoly 215

    Micronized oxidized polyethylene for rub resistance and slip in aqueous systems

    Additional Details:
    • Provides good rub and mar resistance
    • Improves slip properties
    • Imparts antiblocking
    • Economical
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    AquaPoly 215 is also available as a water based wax dispersion - Microspersion 215-50.
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    MicroKlear 295

    A micronized composite of polyethylene and carnauba wax for slip and scratch resistance with excellent clarity and gloss retention. Also useful as an additive in seed coatings

    Additional Details:
    • Provides an excellent combination of slip, abrasion resistance, and scratch resistance
    • Ideal for applications where high gloss and clarity are required
    • Easy to disperse fine powder that can be incorporated with high speed mixing
    • In seed coatings, improves anti-blocking, flow, and abrasion resistance
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    This product is also available as a water based wax dispersion - Microspersion 295-40
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    MicroKlear 418

    Micronized #1 prime yellow refined carnauba wax for surface slip and scratch resistance with excellent clarity and gloss retention. Also useful as an additive in seed coatings

    Additional Details:
    • Provides surface lubricity and scratch resistance
    • Does not adversely affect clarity or gloss
    • 100% natural and biodegradable
    • Easy to disperse fine powder that can be incorporated with high speed mixing
    • In seed coatings, improves anti-blocking, flow, and abrasion resistance
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    Natural or Naturally Derived
    This product is also available as a water based wax dispersion - Microspersion 418-40
    Features: Anti-Caking Block Resistance Dry Flow and Release Moisture Resistance Slip and Lubricity Water ResistanceShow All Features

    Micromide 520

    Micronized fatty amide wax for maximum surface slip, scratch resistance and release properties

    Additional Details:
    • Adds slip, release and lubricity with an excellent surface "feel"
    • High melting point to improve heat and block resistance
    • Lowers COF
    • Reduces dust buildup on sanding belts and increases longevity in sanding sealers
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    Natural or Naturally Derived
    This product is also available as a water based wax dispersion - Microspersion 520
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    MP-22

    High performance, versatile grade of micronized Fischer-Tropsch wax for improved slip, scratch and rub resistance in a wide variety and paints, coatings and inks

    Additional Details:
    • Imparts a high degree of lubricity and slip with rub and mar resistance
    • Provides antiblocking properties
    • Gives long-lasting water beading and weather resistance to exterior alkyd-based stains
    • Easy to disperse fine powder that can be incorporated with high speed mixing
    • Biodegradable to OECD 302C test standard
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    This product is also available as a water based wax dispersion - Microspersion 22-50
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    MPP-1241

    Coarse micronized HDPE wax for use as a dusting agent in hot melt adhesives

    Additional Details:
    • Effective as a partitioning (dusting) agent for EVA, polyethylene, APAO, and styrene copolymer hot melt adhesives
    • Can be applied to the solid adhesive (pellets or ribbons) by dusting
    • Can be applied as a dispersion in water for underwater pelletizing
    • Imparts a high degree of lubricity and slip with rub and mar resistance
    • Coarse particle size is ideal for use as a surface modifier for high film build paints and coatings
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    MPP-230F

    Economical grade of micronized polyethylene wax for abrasion resistance and slip

    Additional Details:
    • Imparts abrasion resistance with some slip
    • Provides excellent antiblocking properties
    • Easy to disperse fine powder that can be incorporated with high speed mixing
    • Suitable for use in powder coatings as a de-gassing additive
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    This product is also available as a water based wax dispersion - Microspersion 230-50
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    NatureFine H325

    Finely micronized hydrogenated castor oil for use in industrial coatings and agrochemical products

    Additional Details:
    • Naturally derived wax
    • Adds slip, lubricity and rub resistance to industrial and graphic arts coatings
    • Biodegradable to OECD 302C test standard
    • Improves lubricity, dust-off, and block resistance in seed coatings
    • Effective dry powder binding agent
    • Microplastic alternative
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    Natural or Naturally Derived
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    NatureFine R331

    Finely micronized rice bran wax for use in industrial coatings and agrochemical products

    Additional Details:
    • Natural wax
    • Excellent burnish and abrasion resistance compared to synthetic wax additives
    • Biodegradable to OECD 302C test standard
    • Improves lubricity, dust-off, and block resistance in seed coatings
    • Effective dry powder binding agent
    • Microplastic alternative
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    Natural or Naturally Derived
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    NatureMatte 31

    Finely micronized natural, biodegradable PHBV for efficient matting and burnish resistance in paints, coatings and inks

    Additional Details:
    • Natural biofermentation powder
    • Tough, high molecular weight biopolymer provides efficient gloss reduction
    • Improved burnish resistance, better than many synthetic additives
    • Imparts non-slip properties
    • Freshwater and marine biodegradable to OECD test standards
    • Microplastic alternative
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    Natural or Naturally Derived
    Features: Anti-Caking Block Resistance Dry Flow and Release Moisture Resistance Slip and Lubricity Water ResistanceShow All Features