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Rheology additives (Coatex)

For 50 years now, our subsidiary Coatex develops high level know-how, globally recognised in rheology additives dedicated to formulations and processes in the aqueous phase. Coatex's expertise is based on the rheology or texture of complex formulations based on water and minerals and is reflected in properties such as the stability of mineral suspensions and the storage and application properties of paints. Discover our full range of rheology additives.

Recognised expertise for multiple applications

  • Drive the viscosity of water-based paints, thereby improving their behaviour from storage to application
  • Optimize mineral powders and anti-settling agents in solutions used for manufacturing construction materials (concrete, ceramics, etc)
  • Improve coating color, coatings to enhance the surface properties of paper and cardboard
  • Enhance water treatment.

Due to Coatex's high degree of innovation, 50% of its sales are generated by products developed over the last five years.

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