Drag Reducing Agents

Additives are often used to improve the flow and reduce the drag of oil and refined petroleum products through constricted conduits such as pipelines. Micronized waxes can be used as partitioning agents in these additive formulations to improve performance.


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    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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    Micromide 520XF

    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
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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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    MP-22XF

    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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    MPP-635F

    Micronized high molecular weight polyethylene wax for maximum rub and abrasion resistance in inks and coatings

    Additional Details:
    • Crystalline, high melting point wax provides superior rub and abrasion resistance
    • Imparts excellent antiblocking properties
    • High molecular weight and hardness improves resistance to solvent absorption and swelling
    • Easy to disperse fine powder that can be incorporated with high speed mixing
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    This product is also available as a water based wax dispersion - Microspersion 635F-50
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    MPP-635VF

    Micronized high molecular weight polyethylene wax for maximum rub and abrasion resistance in inks and coatings

    Additional Details:
    • Crystalline, high melting point wax provides superior rub and abrasion resistance
    • Imparts excellent antiblocking properties
    • High molecular weight and hardness improves resistance to solvent absorption and swelling
    • Easy to disperse fine powder that can be incorporated with high speed mixing
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    Features: Flow enhancer Partitioning agentShow All Features