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A large choice of PMMA Altuglas® resins exists for injection, extrusion and blow-molding. Their characteristics: exceptional optical properties and transparency, easy to machine and resistant (scratch, aging). And for more specifics needs: resistance (impact, gamma sterilization, chemical products), suitability for food contact and medical applications and UV filter. Innovation and high performance are PMMA Altuglas® resins’ standards.
You are looking for cast acrylic blocks? Altuglas® is the brand you need! Classics or specials, PMMA Altuglas® Blocks metamorphose in every environment where resistance and aestheticism are required. Monoblock form (thickness from 30 to 110 millimeters): the ease of use at brands’ service. Only one material to machine, simplified fabrication steps for a reduced maintenance (without collage). Discover the Altuglas® acrylic blocks range!
With its production site located at the heart of Europe's largest industrial pine forest, CECA is a major player in activated carbon made from renewable raw materials. CECA's activated carbon range, marketed under the trade names Acticarbone® and Anticromos®, is renowned the world over for its exceptionnaly constant top-rate performance.
Arkema Coating Resins produces a wide variety of functional additives for non-aqueous decorative and industrial coatings, sealants, and inks. Crayvallac® products include rheology modifiers, surface modifiers, and flow and leveling agents. Crayvallac® products are available around the globe.
Our additives help prevent corrosion in water treatment (power plants, boilers...), metal working fluids or refineries. They can also act as neutralising agents or oxygen or H2S scavengers.
Clearstrength® MBS impact modifiers are available around the world for use in engineering resins applications. The Clearstrength® E-series of MBS impact modifiers includes the traditional Clearstrength® E920 and the newly released Clearstrength® E950 products. Both of these have been developed to withstand severe processing conditions and bring high impact peformance especially at low temperatures. Clearstrength® E950 impact modifier has been shown to maintain ductile impact properties at temperatures below -40 degrees celcius. Applications include PC/ABS monitor housings, PC/PBT automotive bumpers, and PC cell phone housings amongst a host of others.
Durastrength® acrylic impact modifiers have been an industry standard for over 40 years. This is because of the excellent wide-open processing window and excellent weatherability in most plastics applications. The newly released Durastrength® 410, Durastrength® 440, and Durastrength® 480 have been optimized for polycarbonate and its main alloys PC/PBT and PC/ABS.
Plastistrength® acrylic processing aids for plastics can provide a wide-range of performance enhancements. Arkema's new Plastistrength® 552 and 810 acrylic processing aids provide enhanced finished product aesthetics and surface finish while allowing for increased processing windows during manufacturing. Using Plastistrength® acrylic processing aids in your engineering resins formulations will improve fusion and melt strength, while still providing excellent lubricity. If you are looking to optimize a PC, PC/ABS, or other alloy system to prevent sticking, burning, or anisotropy then contact us today to discuss Plastistrength® acrylic processing aids for plastics.
Clearstrength® MBS impact modifiers for use in PVC applications include the Clearstrength® C and Clearstrength® W series. C-series products are designed for high transparency and impact performance in PVC that is non-weatherable. Current markets include packaging, films, bottles, edge-bands, C-PVC pipe & fitting. W-series products combine excellent UV resistance with high impact performannce for clear, weatherable PVC products like roofing sheet or furniture films.
As an industry standard for over 40 years, Durastrength® acrylic impact modifiers have constantly evolved to fit the needs of changing PVC applications around the world. The Durastrength® 200 & 300 series are designed for PVC window profile, siding, and pipe. Released in 2013, Durastrength® 350 which provides high efficiency in rigid vinyl products. It is commonly used for vinyl window profiles, siding, fencing and more. Following on the successful launch of Durastrength® 350, Arkema is now offering in 2014 it's newest generation of PVC additives - Durastrength® 365, 365S, and 380. All of the 3-series Durastrength® modifiers are designed for low use levels while yielding superior performance in Charpy and falling weight tests. Durastrength® 380 is specially formulated for Ca/Zn stabilized PVC and is also useful in flexible and CPVC.
Plastistrength® acrylic process aids are used in many PVC applications including rigid foam, pipe, window profile, trimboard, and sheet. Arkema's dedication to the PVC market around the globe has brought an intense research focus on new Plastistrength® products for foam and cellular PVC technologies. Arkema's new Plastistrength® 559, 560, and 566 processing aids offer medium and high molecular weights that allow for low use levels, improving efficiency. With improved efficiency, Plastistrength® 559, 560, and 566 will also yield better foam densities, cellular structure, and surface finish. Traditional products such as Plastistrength® 550, 770, and L1000 are proven performers for calendared and extruded, rigid PVC. Arkema's new Plastistrength® 557 and 559 are an improvement on these all-purpose products. Plastistrength® 559 is a Ca/Zn one pack formulation for use in rigid PVC sheet applications.
This range of products offeres different solutions for controlling polymerization of PVC. For example they can be used as polymerisation initiators, shortstoppers, emergeny killers, or blowing agents.
The Adiansol® range contains polyether polyols with different functionalities. These products are based on glycerin, trimethylolpropane (TMP), propylene glycol or amines. The Adiansol® polyols are mainly used as crosslinkers and building blocks.
Mercaptans can be used for some intermediate synthesis in agrochemical and pharmaceutical markets. Sodium methyl mercaptide (SMM), éthyl mercaptan (EM) and tertio-butyl mercaptan (TBM) are used worldwide to produce intermediates entering for instance in terbufos or phorate agrochemicals.
Albone® is formulated for general hydrogen peroxide applications. It is mostly used in the bleaching of paper pulp and of natural and synthetic textile fibers, chemical synthesis, as well as environmental applications such as wastewater treatment and gas treatment. It is also used in the mining and metal treatment industries.
Albone® is formulated for general hydrogen peroxide applications. It is mostly used in the bleaching of paper pulp and of natural and synthetic textile fibers, chemical synthesis, as well as environmental applications such as wastewater treatment and gas treatment. It is also used in the mining and metal treatment industries.
Alpure® is Arkema's sodium chlorate (NaClO3) products that offers optimum brightness for paper bleaching applications. It can also be used in chemical processes such as the production of sodium chlorite and perchlorate as well as weed control in agrocultural applications and ore treatment in mining industries.
Altuglas® sheet, balanced between performance and aestheticism, can be used as: signs, street furniture, showers, windows (construction and transportation). Combining beauty and transparency, lightness and resistance and offering an infinite range of colors and finishes, the product portfolio is wide and incredibly rich, for the greatest delight of architects, designers and manufacturers. This exceptional and innovative product gives place to imagination and creativity.
Our amines are used in the synthesis of resins or directly in the final paint formulation. They can be used as neutralising agents in waterborn paints or as anti-skin in alkyd paints. All products listed below are available from stock. Arkema is also developing amines per customer request (from first grams samples to hundred tons).
Arkema offers amines to be used as a catalyst for the manufacture of molds in foundry through « PU cold box » process. Those amines, alone or in blends, offer different combination of « efficiency/handling easiness ».
Apolhya® products are the only soft polyolefin based thermoplastic materials that can withstand high temperatures : 150° C and higher for over 3,000 hours. Special grafting processes and chemistry produce polyamide-grafted polyolefins having a unique co-continuous structure that provides for breakthrough properties. The Apolhya® range of products is suitable to the full spectrum of processing conditions (film casting, calendar and blown extrusion, injection moulding, etc.)
AZDN is a derivative of hydrazine used in various industrial sectors as a polymerization initiator (polyacrylamide, polyurethane, PMMA cast sheets) or as a blowing agent (foam composites). AZDN is proposed in two physical forms (powder or cocoon). Arkema is shipping AZDN in standard kraft drums. Please, consult the packaging brochure for further details. AZDN is REACH registered as reference nr. 01-2119488882-21-0000
Bactiram® are biocides developed to control bacteria growth in oil and gas production, processing, storage and transportation facilities, as well as in water systems specific to oil fields (produced water disposal systems and production, treatment and injection water systems). In particular, Bactiram® prevent corrosion, injectivity reduction, fouling and plugging problems due to the presence of sulfate reducing bacteria (SRB) and thiosulfate reducing bacteria (TRB).
Altuglas® Rnew biopolymer resins, a biosourced PMMA with a lower carbon footprint. A new high performance alloys incorporating ≥ 25% biopolymers, polymers 100% produced from plant sugar. They offer performance advantages: excellent optical properties without the need for coating, high melt flow (suitable for low temperature converting, therefore resulting in a lower carbon footprint thanks to a lower energy consumption) and a very good chemical resistance.
Arkema's sustainable modifiers group is focused on developing innovative sustainable solutions to meet our customer's needs. Biostrength® sustainable modifiers are outstanding impact and processing modifiers designed to improve the performance of biopolymers, such as poly-latic acid (PLA). Biostrength® additives are commonly used to strengthen performance and processability in packaging, thermoformed sheets, and injection molding applications.
Some Altuglas® resins are used for capstock applications. They offer several advantages for co-extruded* sheet: Class A appearance, rigidity, dimensional stability and resistance (to heat, UV rays, shock, scratches, chemicals). Optimised colour and texture properties for exceptionally glossy and long-lasting surfaces. Strike a balance with the ranges of available resins between the right texture and your application's specific characteristics. *(Recommended for coextrusion on many polymeric substrates: ABS, PC/ABS, HIPS, ASA, ASA/PC, PC, PVC)
Amazing Altuglas® fluos are a symphony of colours. Acrylic sheet that shines and illuminates night and day. Looking for an attention-grabber? Consider using these hot flashy fluorescent colours to give your creations a new kick! Cover the whole surface for a conventional look or be more subtle with a coloured yet subdued surface accented with a slice that really brings our the colour - the “Cast your fluos” line will really blow you away!
The cationic acrylic monomers marketed under the Adame®, Adamquat® and Madquat® brands are used as dispersants and flocculents in water treatment.
The additive Cecabase RT® is the reference technology for the production of warm mix asphalt (WMA). Adding a liquid surfactant into the bitumen allows a 40°C (70°F) temperature drop of the asphalt mix production and paving processes, which turns into savings on the energy bill and lower GHG emissions. The additive Cecabase RT® also brings better workability and easier compaction of the mix, for instance for the addition of higher rates of Recycled Asphalt Pavement (RAP) or Shingles (RAS).
The effect of Cecabase® antistrips is spectacular: at very low dosages, these surfactants improve dramatically the coating of aggregates. Water sensitivity and adhesivity between asphalt and minerals are also much better. Cecabase® adhesion promoters are stable in bitumen and can be added at the plant or just before the job. Whatever the type of aggregates, there is an adapted product Cecabase®.
The Cecajel® range is the leading additive technology for thickening of all acid formulations used as scale removers for sanitary installations and industrial equipment as well as for rust removal operations. The Cecajel® range is easy to process (no heating, short dissolving), provides clear and stable gels and complies with the detergent regulation 648/2004.
CECA manufactures and markets a comprehensive range granular activated carbon. CECA's Cecarbon™ range covers the full spectrum of particle size, porosity and activity levels, allowing users to select optimum performance for any liquid phase purification.
With two diatomaceous earth production sites, CECA is Europe's leading kieselgur manufacturer. CECA owns its quarries and deposits, with sustainable diatomite reserves for several decades to come, and offers a comprehensive range of products marketed under the trade name Clarcel®.
Altuglas® est un produit superbe, transparent et durable… comme tout matériau de haute qualité, il faut l'entretenir avec des produits appropriés. Prenez soin de vos réalisations avec nos produits de nettoyage, de polissage conçus spécifiquement pour l'entretien et pour en préserver l'aspect. Le collage des plaques et des blocs Altuglas® donne d'excellents résultats et un rendu très esthétique. Les propriétés mécaniques obtenues dépendent de la colle utilisée.
Cleaning agent are commonly used in different industrial and do it yourself sectors. DEMSOLV™ or DMSO EVOL™ are powerful solvent able to dissolve several type of resins and organic compounds. Scaleva™ is the most efficient descaling agent without negative effect on the environment.
Clearstrength® MBS impact modifiers are intended for clear packaging applications and offer an ideal balance between clarity and crease-whitening resistance, while imparting excellent impact and oil resistance for PVC applications. Opaque Clearstrength® impact modifiers provide superior impact resistance at both ambient and low temperatures.
Satin, gloss paints as well as pigment pastes require specific solutions, Coadis™ line presents original chemical answers that combine development of superior optical properties, gloss and gloss retention, color strength, hiding power with great applications properties, good flow and levelling and storage stability.
Coapur™ is a wide and compatible range of polyurethane thickeners from Newtonian to pseudoplastic profiles, XS grades focus on tinting steps. Great application properties, flow and leveling and water resistance benefits of non ionic thickeners, less pH dependence and hydrophobicity
Tegoglas® is a range of proprietary wax emulsion concentrates for high performance cold-end coatings of glass containers. The wax emulsion is used to apply a lubricating protective coating on glass containers. Tegoglas® provides long-lasting protection, dry and wet scratch resistance and reduces glass fractures and scuffing of glass surfaces during filling and transportation.
This Altuglas® acrylic sheet was specially developed to meet today's standards. The product line is all about protection! Fight off noise, UV rays, noxious chemicals, become food-contact compliant or improve the machining properties. These technical acrylic glasses maintain their amazing transparent and light-diffusing properties. The "Protect your final application" range ensures your creations will always come out perfectly.
The Dianol® range contains polyether polyols which provide improved adhesion and resistance to high temperatures and hydrolysis. The Dianol® polyols are mainly used as building blocks in polyurethane, polyester and epoxy resins. They are also used as reactive diluents in industrial paints. The main applications for the Dianol® polyols are paints, coatings, inks, composites and adhesives.
Dimethyl Sulfoxide (DMSO) is a highly polar and water miscible organic liquid, with an exceptionaly low level of toxicity. Arkema has developed a broad range of DMSO grades in order to meet customer- specific needs.
The Dinoram® surfactant are cationic rapid setting (CRS) emulsifiers for bitumen. They allow a reliable and flexible production of emulsion for tack coat, chip seal / surface dressing, and storable cold mixes. Dinoram® emulgators generally work at very low dosage with many types of asphalts.
Polythiols are compounds with several mercaptans functions. They can be used in differents applications such as preparation of adhesives and sealants or as chain transfer agent.
In response to ever-increasing demands for improved soil fumigation solutions to replace methyl bromide, Arkema is introducing a new broad-spectrum fumigant. Already use around the globe for a variety of fruits and vegetables, DMDS has demonstrated consistent performance enabling marketable yields that are comparable to methyl bromide treatment at a distinctly lower cost to the grower. This technology is based on dimethyl disulfide (DMDS), a substance naturally present in the environment.
DMDS (dimethyl disulfide) is the most common compound used for hydrocracking catalysts sulfiding in refineries. DMDS (dimethyl disulfide) in petrochemical is injected continously at low rate in ethylene crackers. It prevents coke formation and mitigates CO formation. Arkema is worldwide leader for production and sales of dimethyl disulfide (DMDS).
Arkema's acrylic-based impact modifiers are designed to deliver optimum cost and performance in rigid and flexible PVC applications for siding, fence, deck, rail, pipe and injection molding applications.
A full range of polyacrylic dispersing agents focused on flat, matt to semi-gloss paints that allows high loading in fillers and oxyde pigments (TiO2, CaCO3, clay) as well as CaCO3 extenders less than 1 µm. They also enable stable formulations with easier dispersion process, longer shelf life, optimized optical efficiency for eco-friendly formulations.
Elium® is the first liquid thermoplastic resin designed for manufacturing composite parts with mechanical properties similar to thermosetting. The major advantage of Elium® is it acts like a thermoplastic, which means it is uniquely designed for thermoforming, recycling and welding.
The Emulsamine® range is dedicated to asphalt emulsions used in rapid setting applications (CRS) : surface dressing / chip seal, tack coat, etc. Emulsamine® emulsifiers are known for giving high adhesivity onto a large spectrum of aggregates, while ensuring good emulsification and emulsion stability. A fine-tuning of emulsion viscosity is possible by choosing the right Emulsamine® emulgator.
The Ensoline® range is a range of hydrophobic solvents and slow-evaporating coalescing agents based on phenyl glycol ether used in several applications as: - solvents in cleaning product, lubricant and metalworking fluid formulations, and as - coalescing agents with high polymer solvency for coatings, inks and adhesives
The latest polycarboxylate ether (PCE), unique, proprietary technology of Coatex. Full control of polymer design and architecture. Technical features of Ethacryl™ are high water reduction, high solid content and high slump retention.
Evasin® EVOH is an extrudable plastic barrier material with excellent barrier properties for oxygen and a variety of other gases and volatiles products (flavor barrier). Arkema and its partner Chang Chun Petrochemicals have combined their efforts to develop high performance Evasin® EVOH grade and new applications in food packaging and agricultural sectors among others. Evasin® EVOH also has excellent chemical and oil resistance that enable it to be used as the fuel barrier layer in low emission fuel tanks for automobiles. Evasin® EVOH is the trade name of ethylene-vinyl alcohol copolymer (EVOH), developed by Chang Chun Petrochemicals. Evasin® EVOH copolymers are composed of ethylene and vinyl alcohol. With the support of Arkema research and development knowledge as a tie layer producer, new grades are being developped that combine gas barrier properties, oil resistance, and transparency, and outstanding processability. Arkema offers a range of EVOH containing between 29% and 44% of ethylene. With their excellent gas barrier properties, Evasin® EVOH can be combined to Orevac® grafted polyolefins to be used as internal layer of multilayer structures in packaging and industrial applications. Evasin® EVOH copolymers also preserve flavours and aromas.
Evatane® resins are ethylene copolymers with a high vinyl acetate content (18 to 42%). Evatane® is more elastomeric than polyethylene, compatible with a wide range of polymers, and easy to process. Evatane® copolymers are used in many applications for many markets such as hotmelt adhesive, ink, wire and cable, automotive, packaging and road bitumen modification.
Diverse, unexpected, magical - the acrylic sheet in this range were developed so that everyone can be happy and, most importantly, find their colour! Discover the variety - with this Altuglas® sheet you get shine, selection and premium quality. Transparent and light-diffusing or totally opaque, pastels or tints, colourless or flashy - the choices are endless. Dive right in!
Altuglas International produit et commercialise les grands classiques des plaques extrudées (PMMA). Produites en procédé continu, elles répondent aux exigences de la norme ISO 7823.2-2003 en vigueur. La tolérance est maitrisée et les résultats sont exceptionnels.
Arkema's Flat Glass team is dedicated to the development of advanced coating technologies that improve the energy savings and performance of glass. Enjoy enhanced comfort without sacrificing flexibility in design. Certincoat® Low Emissivity coatings combine exceptional energy savings performance with the durability and ease of handling of clear glass.
CECA proposes a wide range of collectors with various chain lengths and polar heads used in flotation for minerals. They are commercialized under the tradenames Melioran®/Noram®/Noramac®/Cataflot®. These collectors are based on the following technologies: phosphate esters, fatty amines, fatty amine derivatives and cationic surfactant mixtures.
The Arkema Group is one of the world's top producers of fluorinated chemicals, including both refrigerants as well as foams, solvents and aerosols, under the brand Forane®. Arkema's refrigerants are used wherever cooling or freezing mechanisms are required, including appliances, automobiles, construction, food processing, industrial refrigeration and supermarkets. Forane® foams, solvents and aerosols are used for insulation in appliances and construction.
The Arkema Group is one of the world's top producers of fluorinated chemicals, including refrigerants as well as foams, solvents and aerosols, under the brand Forane®. Forane® foams, solvents and aerosols are used for insulation in appliances and construction. As a leading fluorochemical producer with global reach, Arkema is committed to supporting its customers through technical development, competitive solutions, and production investments. Fundamental to this commitment is Arkema’s well-established strategy to bring next-generation, low GWP technology to its global markets.
Arkema offers worldwide a full range of gas odorant and related local services, for both natural gas (THT, Spotleak®) and LPG (Ethyl mercaptan, Vigileak®). We deliver in bulk, unloading gas odorant within close-loop to provide odor-free deliveries. We have also a large fleet of semi-bulk-containers and returnable drums. This packaging provides dry-break coupling to handle safely these odorant chemicals. Having a dedicated gas odorant R&D laboratory in Lacq (France), we also provide technical support.
Hiprolon® is a unique, wide and complementary range of long-chain polyamides, most of them 40% to 100% biobased. Hiprolon® 70 and 90 bridge the gap between long-chain high performance polyamides like Rilsan® PA11 and Rilsamid® PA12 and short-chain polyamides like PA6 and PA6.6, while Hiprolon® 200 and 211 (PA10.10) or Hiprolon® 400 and 11 (PA10.12) in most cases represent a real alternative to previous HPPAs. The Hiprolon® product range covers a comprehensive spectrum of rigidity and toughness, thermal resistance, water absorption, permeability, chemical resistance, and environmental benefits, representing a unique offering supporting the unmatched solutions offered by high-performances polyamides.
Certincoat® provides hot-end coating materials for the protection of glass bottles and other containers. The introduction of the patented Certincoat® system revolutionized hot-end coating (H.E.C.).
Hydrazine hydrate is widely used as a reducing agent or an intermediate of synthesis in various industrial sectors like water treatment (effluents, industrial boilers), chemical treatment process (metals, mine extraction) or active ingredients synthesis (pharmaceuticals and agrochemicals). Hydrazine hydrate is marketed as a water-based solution at different hydrazine concentration. Arkema provides this material in a various range of packaging: bulk, IBC's and drums. Please, consult the packaging brochure for further details. Hydrazine Hydrate is REACH registered as reference nr.01-2119492624-31-0004
Impact range’s resins: an exceptional choc resistance combined with PMMA properties, for a higher-quality look compared to any other available impact resistant material. They offer an impact resistance from 2 to 15 times superior than standards products, keeping the optical performance (90 to 92% LT / 2% max haze), and PMMA weathering and ageing resistance. Thanks to a real know-how, this range also offers UV and heat resistance grades.
Need a material that's more shock-resistant than standard sheet? Look no further than this range of sheet. In addition to being impact-resistant, it offers improved mechanical properties and makes thermoforming easier. Our latest innovation: nano-structuring. A technology that goes deep inside the product to change the structure and make it stronger. "Impact the world" is resistant materials that stay lightweight and transparent!
Mineral and organic scale formation poses a high risk for the oil industry and needs to be remediated to avoid disruption during production. Scale inhibitors as Inipol® act by disruption of nucleation and/or orderly crystal growth of the deposit being formed.
Jarylec® products are 100% synthetic “no PCB” dielectric fluids. These are used in capacitors and transformers designed for high voltage and thermal performances and comply with the international electrotechnical Commission standards.
Jarytherm® products are 100% synthetic, high quality, heat-transfer fluids. They offer high performance between -40 and 350°C in applications such as distillation, heating of boilers, heating and cooling of reactors or storage tanks. Jarytherm® fluids are commonly used in the chemical and petrochemical, plastics and rubber, pharmaceutical or fine and specialty chemicals industries.
Kercoat is a range of proprietary wax emulsion concentrates for high performance returnable coatings of glass containers. The wax emulsion is used to apply a lubricating protective coating on glass containers. Hence, it provides long-lasting protection, scratch resistance and reduces scuffing of glass surfaces during filling and transportation.
Kynar® PVDF resin coatings offer long lasting performance in demanding architectural coating applications. Kynar® polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) resins are used by licensed industrial paint manufacturers in formulating hardy, long-lasting coatings.
Kynar® films provide the outstanding chemical and outdoor weather resistance of Kynar® polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) in a convenient, easy-to-process film. These UV-blocking Kynar® films are available in transparent and pigmented grades. For many substrates, the Kynar® film grades that incorporate Arkema's exclusive Adheflon® adhesive require no additional adhesives or surface treatments.
Kynar® PVDF homopolymer is available in granule form for injection molding, transfer molding, compression molding, extrusion and blow molding. Powder grades are available for membrane casting, blending with other materials, powder coating and rotomolding. Flexible grades of Kynar Flex® PVDF copolymer are available for various melt-processing methods and in powder form for membrane casting, blending, compounding, powder coating and rotomolding.
Altuglas® Diffuse products offer that unique set of properties that led lighting designers have always wanted: better diffusion of intense led point light sources without surrendering significant light transmission.
Most solid fertilizers display a natural tendancy to form lumps or to cake during storage and transportation, to create dust or to pick up moisture. Whatever your constraints, the CECA Lilamin®/Fluidiram® ranges are tailor-made coating agents that successfully keep your fertilizers free-flowing, preventing caking, dusting and moisture uptake. Lilamin®/Fluidiram® products are available in liquid form or solid form (prills or flakes).
Lotader® terpolymers are reactive polyolefins and contain chemical functions such as maleic anhydride or epoxide (glycidyl methacrylate). They are widely used in extrusion coating and offer excellent adhesion on many supports, and are compatible with a large number of polymers and difficult substrates such as printed films. They are used in a large number of applications, such as coextrusion binders or tie layers in multilayer structures for the packaging industry, pipeline coatings, cables and hotmelt adhesives. Lotader® terpolymers are widely used as an impact modifier for the engineering of polymers such as polyamides and polyesters for the electronic and automotive sectors. With the scope to replace PVC, they can be used as coupling agents for HFFR compounds.
Due to its outstanding processability, adhesive properties and excellent compatibility with numerous thermoplastics, Lotryl® copolymers are the best choice for many applications such as cable manufacturing, masterbatches, compounds and polymer modification (PBT, PET) and multilayer packaging films.
Sulfur compounds are commonly used as additives in lubricant formulations dedicated to metal Working Fluids (MWF) and other industrial and automotive lubricants. The broad extreme pressure additives products range with or without active sulfur (TPS®,VPS®, SPS® and Esterol®) allows you to fine tune your formulation properties without unsaturated compounds and fully chlorine free.
Luperox® diacyl peroxides are free-radical initiators which can be decomposed to useful free-radicals when heated or when activated by various promoters. They are widely used as initiators for vinyl monomer polymerizations, as curing agents for unsaturated polyester resins, adhesives, food decolorization and pharmaceuticals.
Arkema's dialkyl peroxides (also called di-tertiary alkyl) are organic compounds yielding free radicals from their decomposition. These free radicals are efficient for crosslinking and modification of polyolefins.
Arkema's Luperox® peroxyketals are efficient free radical initiators for vinyl polymerization, hydrogen abstractors for crosslinking polyolefins and curing agents for unsaturated thermosetting resins.
Tertiary alkyl hydroperoxides are widely used as chemical intermediates and as free radical polymerization initiators.
Arkema has a broad range of Luperox® Ketone Peroxides which are used for the cure of promoted unsaturated polyester resins and vinyl ester resins at ambient temperatures.
Thermal decomposition of peroxydiacarbonates yields free radicals which are efficient polymerization initiators for acrylates, allyl diglycol carbonate, ethylene, vinyl chloride and other vinyl monomers and for curing of unsaturated polyester resins.
Luperox shortstoppers are dedicated to S-PVC and are more active than conventional stoppers in quenching damaging radicals. They are food approved in Europe and do not require solvent dilution. They are soluble in water and can be easily pumped. The resin protected by Luperox shortstoppers exhibits good whiteness and better thermal properties due to being protected against radical attack.
M Cure® reactive diluents and modifiers for 2K epoxy amine system have been specially designed to enhance the performance of two-part epoxy/amine cure systems. These products can be used as reactive diluents and modifiers for Bis A, Bis F, or novolac epoxy resins to assist the formulator in producing low VOC systems that meet specific application requirements in coatings, binders, adhesives, and sealants.
The medical sector demands superior craftsmanship and attention to detail. There are many specifications to meet safety and comfort requirements. Altuglas International offers technical solutions and develops highly effective innovative products. The Altuglas® Medical range provides resins with improved properties: excellent optical characteristics, gamma ray resistance, resistance to shock and UV rays, and high fluidity for complex shapes.
Once transformed into polymer, the MMA (methyl methacrylate) offers real benefits to manufacturers’ finished product: stability, durability, hardness, impact, scratch resistance and brilliance.
CECA molecular sieves help people live better by producing oxygen in respiratory care, protecting pharmaceuticals from moisture and facilitating cosmetic ingredients delivery.
The additive Noroplast® is used for the manufacture of compounds for antistatic or colour masterbatches. It is also a wetting and dispersing agent for organic or mineral pigments and mineral fillers. The additive Noroplast® is used as internal antistatic agent for plastic materials such as polyolefinic polymers of polypropylene type, high density HD polyethylene and low density LD for the manufacture of films or moulding.
Arkema is a leading global producer of acrylic monomers. Thanks to their unique properties acrylic monomers improve every day life by making products last longer, allowing water based formulations wihout solvents and a cleaner environment.
Norust® are efficient corrosion inhibitors developped to protect oil and gas production installations against internal corrosion. This includes protection of water systems specific to oil fields (produced water disposal systems and production, treatment and injection waters facilities). Norust® offers an optimum corrosion inhibition whatever the fluid characteristics and field conditions: CO2 and/or H2S presence, low or high water salinity, top of line/gas phase corrosion, high temperature, high shear.
Oleris® is a 100% biobased range of chemicals, of vegetable and renewable origin (castor oil), in accordance with green chemistry principles. Oleris® products have high purity, are REACH registered, and GMO-free.
Celocor® opaque polymer is a highly efficient, voided latex product that improves hiding and whiteness in paints and coatings, and functions as a partial replacement for titanium dioxide (TiO2). Now you have more choices with a new product that offers important benefits, including excellent efficiency, wet and dry hiding performance comparable to competitive opacifiers, wide formulating latitude and excellent performance across a broad PVC range, and improved strength performance.
Altuglas® Optical resins are acrylic thermoplastics resins which have been developed for BLU and electronics company to meet quality requirements of flat screen display. Excellent optical properties and purity, exceptional weathering resistance, good surface hardness and easy processing! Make your choice.
Opticoat® glass coatings are a range of proprietary wax emulsion concentrates for use on returnable glass bottles. The wax emulsion is used to apply a masking coating on glass containers. Opticoat® coating masks scuffs in glass to renew the appearance of bottles beyond 50 fills. Opticoat® coating can be applied to labeled bottles and does not slow filling plant speed.
Orevac® are polyolefins (PE, PP, or EVA) modified with maleic anhydride. Due to their reactivity, they are used in multiple applications such as multilayer packaging, pipe coating, coupling agents, etc. Thanks to their adhesive power, Orevac® grafted polymers are used as tie layer in the production of multilayer barrier films. They can also be used as coupling agents in PP and HFFR compounds to improve mechanical properties of filled polyolefins compounds. Orevac® grafted polyolefins give excellent bonding strengh to EVOH barrier resins especially Evasin® EVOH. Arkema offers both ready to use Orevac® thermoplastic adhesives and concentrates for dilution by customers.
Orgalloy® is a family of patented polyamide based thermoplastics alloys. The Orgalloy® product range is divided into three families: - R and RS: rigid grades (reinforced or not) - LE: semi flexible grade (plasticized or not) - LT: flexible grades
Orgasol® is a range of ultra fine polyamide powders manufactured by polymerization of lauryl and caprolactam, using process additives exclusively of synthetic and vegetable origin. The singularity of the synthesis process gives them an extremely narrow particle size distribution, and ensures that both the structure and the morphology of Orgasol® powders are very different than those of ground powders.
Oxo alcohols, mainly butanol and 2-ethyl hexanol, are used to make acrylic esters, formulate lubricants, diesel additives and in paint and varnish applications.
Oxygenated solvents are used, for example, in cosmetics, detergency, coating or chemical industries during synthesis or in formulation (diluant, coupling agent, etc.). They can also be used as technical additives for construction or mining. They are valued for their high solvent power and low toxicity. They can replace glycol ethers or chlorinated solvents.
Pebax® stands for polyether block amide. Pebax® is plasticizer-free and belongs to the engineering polymers family.
Perlite is a volcanic rock used as filter aids or functional additives
Peroxal® grades of hydrogen peroxide are 30%, 31%, 35%, 50%, 60% and 70% hydrogen peroxide solutions that are designed for specialty applications, such as electronic, personal care, cleaning and chemical process applications.
Peroxal® grades of hydrogen peroxide are 30%, 31%, 35%, 50%, 60% and 70% hydrogen peroxide solutions that are designed for specialty applications, such as electronic, personal care, cleaning and chemical process applications.
Peroxal® grades of hydrogen peroxide are 30%, 31%, 35%, 50%, 60% and 70% hydrogen peroxide solutions that are designed for specialty applications, such as electronic, personal care, cleaning and chemical process applications.
Plastistrength® processing aids help the processing of PVC by promoting fusion, improving melt strength, eliminating surface defects and decreasing plate out. They also enhance formulation metal release properties in extrusion and calendering applications while offering improved cost performance versus traditional lubricant packages.
Platamid® Copolyamides are specialty thermoplastic hotmelt adhesives (HMA) tailored to deliver durable, versatile and solvent-free bonding. Platamid® HMA are heat activable and available as easy flowing, non tacky, powder or pellet. Platamid® melting point ranges from 85 to 150 °C with adjustable crystallization speed and open time, while melt viscosity ranges from 40 Pa.s up to 4000 Pa.s at 160 °C.
Light up, diffuse, project, illuminate. The city is light and constantly on the move. See it night and day, a dynamic and completely bright space. The “Play with the light” line offers technical solutions any time you need to diffuse light. Signs, ultra-thin screens, backlighting, etc. Altuglas® acrylic sheet is optimised for better lighting!
Constantly looking for innovations, Plexiglas® resin offers the best commercial and technical solution in durable markets such as: automotive, medical devices, optical media, signage... Dimensional stability, weatherability, light transmission, low haze. Chemical resistance, toughness, formulation latitude, eases of processing. Water white appearance, color and effects acceptance, compatibility with additives and other plastics… That is the reason why you can trust in Plexiglas® resin quality.
Plexiglas® sheet, balanced between performance and aestheticism, can be used as: signs, street furniture, showers, windows (construction and transportation). Combining beauty and transparency, lightness and resistance and offering an infinite range of colors and finishes, the product portfolio is wide and incredibly rich, for the greatest delight of architects, designers and manufacturers. This exceptional and innovative product gives place to imagination and creativity.
Working closely with its American customers, Plexiglas® develop innovative technologies that give products a competitive edge, and help bring them to market faster: signs, POP, lighting… Because of their exceptional qualities (beauty and transparency, wheatherability, impact, UV and chemical resistance, lightness (2 x lighter than glass), and wide range of colors, patterns, thicknesses, and sizes), PMMA Plexiglas® sheet have been an industry standard since it was first introduced 75 years ago. Plexiglas® is the Arkema registered trademark commercialized by Altuglas International for acrylic sheet and resins in North, Central and Latin America (Altuglas® brand is for the rest of the world).
The Polyram® surfactants are cationic quick and slow-setting (CQS and CSS) emulsifiers for bitumen. They allow a reliable production of emulsions for slurry seal, microsurfacing, cold recycling and other cold mix applications. The specific formulations of the Polyram® emulsifiers give flexibility in terms of reactivity, breaking time, workability and curing.
Arkema Coating Resins' Reafree® powder resins bring environmentally friendly technologies to the global marketplace. Looking to the future, our advancements are focused in the development of energy efficient powders - such as ULB and UV curing technology - that expand the use of powder coatings to new markets including wood and wood composites finishes, plastics, automotive coatings, and can and coil applications.
Prochinor® are demulsifiers and desalting additives used to separate water from crude oil and meet the BS&W and salinity specifications, as well as separated water quality requirements. Prochinor® demulsifiers offer an optimum treatment of emulsions whatever the crude oil characteristics and process conditions: paraffinic, asphaltenic and naphtenic crudes and low temperature, short processing and short storage times. Prochinor® product range include other additives involved in water/crude oil separation too: defoamers, flocculants and paraffin dispersants/inhibitors.
Coatex proposes a toolbox of dedicated additives focused on the needs of the construction industry. Rhealis™ 100 is dedicated to vibrocompacting concrete whereas Rhealis™ DFOAM is the perfect defoamer for your Ethacryl™.
Rheocarb™ a complete range for formulation and coating costs reduction at constant gloss thanks to less binder and cheaper pigments. They provide an improvement of runnability, higher solids content coating, good water retention and low elasticity at medium levels of Brookfield viscosity. Used for coated paper quality, higher brightness and gloss, smoothness. They comply with food contact regulation.
Rheocoat™ is a range of alkali swellable rheology modifiers (ASE and HASE) focused on water retention improvement and coating color’s solids stabilization. They work on blade load control and coating defects treatment: bleeding, misting, orange peel, jet instability. They comply with food contact, paper and board regulations.
Alternative to phosphates derivatives, Rheosolve™ Dxx range provides CaCO3 dispersion and scale inhibition to formulations for dishwashing, liquid laundry, cleaners and disinfectants. Rheosolve™ 4xx and 6xx allow the control of the rheological behavior (vertical surfaces, particle suspension), of scrubbing creams, oven/grill cleaners, wall/floor cleaners, toilet cleaners.
Rheosperse™ additives are key enablers that help you maximize the efficiency of your process. Our core expertise being the comprehension of water and minerals interface, we adapt our polymers to each type of minerals. Several products designed for kaolin, titanium dioxide and talc.
A full range of HASE type rheology modifiers with key advantages at formulation: ease of use and low dosage, at storage, in can appearance, syneresis control and optimum results with tinting systems and during application, improved flow and leveling, spatter resistance and film build. They offer an excellent alternative to HEC thickeners.
Rilsamid® PA 12 is a high-performance polyamide continuously developed by Arkema for over 40 years. Rilsamid® PA 12 resins are specified in the most demanding applications due to their unique combination of thermal, physical, chemical and mechanical properties. Their cost-effectiveness makes them a material of choice for applications where safety, durability or reliability are critical. They are used around the world in many demanding industries.
Rilsan® PA11 has been a trusted source of performance in highly demanding applications for nearly 60 years. It affords an unrivalled balance of technical and economic benefits that are valuable to our customers. While other polymers may excel in one particular physical property, Rilsan® PA11 stands alone in delivering superior performance in several key physical areas. Produced from castor oil, Rilsan® PA11 is a polymer of 100% renewable origin. This bio-based feature is another major asset for Rilsan®.
Rilsan® Fine Powders are unique and durable thermoplastic Polyamide powders, developed for metal coating more than 40 years ago. Rilsan® polyamide is produced from a renewable natural raw material, the ricinus communis (castor oil) plant, which grows in tropical regions. Rilsan® coating is a proven surface protection given its excellent chemical and mechanical properties. It can also be used as an additive in paints, as well as in the laser sintering process and in composites.
Sarbio® product range allows formulators to combine high technical performance requirements along with environmental friendliness. With this large offering of acrylates and methacrylates based on renewable raw materials, Sartomer demonstrates its support to customers whose aim is to develop new formulations with improved carbon footprints. End-users can develop new systems with increased BioRenewable Carbon Content (BRC).
Sartomer offers Sarbox® specialty oligomers in the form of aromatic acid methacrylate half ester and aromatic acid acrylate half ester blends in solvent or monomer. These oligomers have a high degree of carboxyl, anhydride, and ester-reactive functional groups that provide versatility in curing. They offer improved performance in many applications. Potential application areas include: electronics, plate and etch resists, solder masks, coatings, inks, adhesives, and plastisols.
Sartomer offers a number of liquid acrylic coagents with varying functionalities for use in peroxide curing of elastomers. Peroxide curing of elastomers is an alternative to sulfur vulcanization that offers superior heat-aged performance. Saret® coagents are available as proprietary mixtures with radical-scavenging retarders that provide prolonged scorch safety, while maintaining cure rate and increasing crosslink density.
CECA molecular sieves are specially designed to provide maximum performance in industrial gases production.
Solarkote® acrylic capstock resins were developed to provide high quality resin finishes for capped applications which maintain flexibility, durability over time, UV protection and have a wide versatility in use. Solarkote® coatings provide protection and aesthetic finishes in a wide range of commercial, residential and industrial applications.
Arkema offers formulators a comprehensive range of solventborne resins, including Chempol®, Crayamid®, Gelkyd®, Realkyd®, Synocryl®, Synocure®, Synolac®and Unithane®. Our solventborne resins are used in a wide range of applications, including coatings, inks, thermoplastic polyurethanes and foams.
Sartomer has one of the broadest ranges of acrylate monomers, oligomers, and specialty acrylates available. These products use ultraviolet energy, electron beam, and Michael addition cure technologies to produce high performance coatings, inks, and adhesives for many consumer and industrial applications. Sartomer is the leader in innovation – designing new molecules to advance the utility of products for these markets.
Arkema produces alkylamines (polyamines, alkylalcanolamines, etc). For example, they can be used as cataysts for resins or co-monomers or acid scavengers. Those amines, with their various characteristics, are used by many players in the coatings, adhesives and cosmetics industries. All products listed below are available from stock. Arkema is also developing amines per customers request (from first grams samples to hundred tons).
Arkema produces alkylamines, polyamines, asymetrical secondary amines and alkylalcanolamines. They are mainly used in building blocks or acid scavengers for chemical synthesis. Those amines with their various characterstics, are used by many players in th
Arkema's epoxide products are derived from various vegetable oils and green chemistry is applied in manufacturing them. With over 50 years of technical expertise in the industry, Arkema is equipped with advanced, specialized solutions, so you can count on Arkema to get you the results you need.
Sartomer offers a wide range of methacrylate monomers and oligomers. Methacrylate monomers are used in applications ranging from chemical intermediates to adhesives and sealants to elastomers and more. In addition to diluency, these monomers impart a variety of key performance characteristics, including heat resistance, chemical resistance, and adhesion. Methacrylated oligomers provide hardness, chemical resistance, and other properties critical to coatings and adhesives.
In response to growing demand, Altuglas International has developed a wide range of clear and colored specialty acrylic resins for more stringent applications. Very specifics characteristics have been improved depending on your needs: heat, chemical, or gamma radiations resistance. Better mechanical or anti-scratching properties and surface hardness… The Specialty range of Altuglas® resins: every challenge has a solution!
Looking to perk up your projects? This range's Altuglas® acrylic glass has everything you need. Sparkling, shiny, magical – it creates a one-of-a-kind space with lightweight acrylic glass! One side or both sides, a mirrored reflection or go for a metallic and futuristic look. Not to mention new sheet that reveals a colour when you laser-engrave it! Write, draw, amaze with this "Spice up your project" range.
Stabiram® bitumen emulsifiers are based on quarternary ammonium salts of fatty amines. They provide a high emulsion stability, for instance to pass the cement test (for CSS-1h). They are perfectly suited for quick and slow-set applications like recycling, impregnation, penetration and slurry seal road applications.
Non impact-modified resins exhibit numerous properties that make them the industry standard. Great optical performances (92%LT/0.5% haze), ensuring crystal sparkle and brilliance even at high thickness. Outstanding resistance to mechanical damage and discoloration by UV rays. Unsurpassed surface hardness (Rockwell M-Scale). Higher heat resistance than impact grades. Whatever the process, injection or extrusion, you can choose the most adapted grade in our wide standard range offer.
Arkema's sulfonyls range includes MSA (methane sulfonic acid) and MSC (methane sulfonic chloride) with various grades adapted to customer's applications. MSA (methane sulfonic acid) is able to produce higher rates, higher quality, lower color product, and is biodegradable. MSA has no toxic fumes, has low toxicity to aquatic life, contains no phenol and completely miscible in water. Arkema's MSC (methane sulfonyl chloride), CH3SO2Cl is a versatile, reactive chemical used in the agrochemical, pharmaceutical, photographic. It is also commonly known as mesyl chloride.
The CECA nonionic surfactant range Surfaline® is dedicated to all types of industrial formulations where the following properties are required : - detergent - wetting - dispersing - emulsifying - solubilizing - foam control. These are key properties in many industrial sectors such as homecare, I&I cleaning, emulsion polymerization, lubricants and metalworking fluids, textile auxiliaries, paper treatment, etc.
The ceramics application can be compared to the generic minerals application. Our knowledge in this field has led us to design a large range of products specific to the ceramics industry. Our water-soluble dispersants provide both a high dispersing power for clays, especially in plate or sanitary production and outstanding grinding efficiency for slurries, especially for tiles.
Based on the same principle with composition and molecular weight adjustements, TH products are used in a wide variety of cases such as boilers particularly for sugar industry, potable water production by reverse osmosis from sea water, cooling towers or water dessalination.
The unique properties of TAA have been applied in a wide range of applications: pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, polymer and rubber chemistry, food additives, cosmetics and metallurgy.
Coating colors formulations contain different minerals from various size and their dispersion must remain stable. This stability leads to cost reduction, flexibility (easy switch between two different paper grades) and viscosity fine tuning.
Creating contact means creating a bond. People come closer, they are intrigued - you can't help but touch the "Touch the effect" range. A soft and sensual feel with beautiful matte surfaces. Create the element of surprise with a uniquely different material for a guaranteed effect. The light is diffused and transformed and the colours intensified!
Triazole are mainly used as intermediates for the synthesis of active ingredients in agrochemicals (fungicides, herbicides) and pharmaceuticals. Some grades are also used in chemical composition to improve the purity level of components in the electronic sector. Arkema is marketing its triazole range in antistatic bi bags and drums.
Valsterane® grades of hydrogen peroxide are 35% or 50% hydrogen peroxide solutions that are high purity and specifically designed for food applications, such as food bleaching, aseptic packaging and other types of food processes.
Valsterane® grades of hydrogen peroxide are 35% or 50% hydrogen peroxide solutions that are high purity and specifically designed for food applications, such as food bleaching, aseptic packaging and other types of food processes.
Valsterane® grades of hydrogen peroxide are 35% or 50% hydrogen peroxide solutions that are high purity and specifically designed for food applications, such as food bleaching, aseptic packaging and other types of food processes.
Arkema's epoxide products are derived from various vegetable oils and green chemistry is applied in manufacturing them. With over 50 years of technical expertise in the industry, Arkema is equipped with advanced, specialized solutions, so you can count on Arkema to get you the results you need.
Arkema offers formulators a comprehensive range of waterborne emulsions, including Encor®, Neocar®, Synaqua® and SNAP® brand products. EnVia® Certified Emulsions are designed to assist formulators in meeting their sustainability and regulatory goals in finished products. Products in our waterborne lines are used for coating, adhesive, construction, sealant, nonwoven, textile, leather and graphic art applications.