Press gallery - Wacker Chemie AG

Press gallery

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    Food Laboratory

    Testing samples in the Nutrition and dietary supplements laboratory in Burghausen: the molecular inclusion in cyclodextrin binds the bitter substances, thus eliminating the perceived taste.

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    Food Laboratory Burghausen

    Various cyclodextrin inclusion compounds undergo rigorous testing in the Food Laboratory in Burghausen. The ring-shaped molecules are used to improve the solubility or the stability of substances, to reduce the volatility of materials or to mask unpleasant odors.

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    Cyclodextrin model

    Cyclodextrin model: The ring-shaped molecules are able to incorporate specific substances such as vitamins, which are released by moisture and discharged to the surroundings in a controlled manner.

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    Lab test - Polymer binders

    Water-based polymer binders from WACKER are tested accurately in the applications lab and continually refined. The product portfolio ranges from binders for articles of everyday use, such as tableware, cleaning cloths or hygiene products, to fabrics for blinds and upholstery, through to dispersions for wallpapers and carpet tiles.

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    Wind Turbine

    HDK® pyrogenic silica from WACKER controls flow properties during composites manufacture. In modern wind turbines, HDK® is used to control the rheology of epoxy and vinyl-ester adhesives.

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