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Press gallery

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    Porcelain insulators coated with POWERSIL® 570 PLUS during the salt-fog test. WACKER, the Munich-based chemical group, is presenting this solvent-free silicone coating at K 2013. The product is permanently erosion-resistant and thus suitable for outdoor use in the T&D sector.

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    GENIOSIL® XB - Test

    Determining the tensile lap-shear strength of a wood-aluminum bond formulated with the new GENIOSIL® XB binder. The new hybrid polymers enable the formulation of high-strength structural adhesives. Such adhesives are free of isocyanates and solvents and offer excellent adhesion to wood, glass, metals and ceramics even without a primer.

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    VINNAPAS® EP 8010

    Testing the setting speed: with its outstanding adhesion, excellent heat resistance and remarkable set-ting speed, the new VINNAPAS® EP 8010 is ideal for formulating effective adhesives for difficult paper and packaging applications.

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    Silicone Microemulsion

    WACKER received Henkel’s Best Innovation Contributor Beauty Care 2014 award for the development of a new silicone microemulsion for shampoos and hair-care products. Tests show that the emulsion makes both wet and dry hair significantly easier to comb.

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    TC Singapore

    Product test at WACKER’s technical center in Singapore: An employee is checking the scrub resistance of VAE-based interior architectural paints.

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