Mega-Trends Served by VAE - Wacker Chemie AG


Mega-Trends Served by VAE

The development of VAE (vinyl acetate-ethylene) dispersions and dispersible powders has ushered in a new era that is opening up new applications for the mega-trends of the present and the future.

Healthy Living

VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions and dispersible powders for low-VOC, low-odor and plasticizer-free interior paints and carpets; for low-odor, non-APEO surfactant nonwovens & technical textiles; and for user-friendly waterborne adhesives for numerous industries.

Safety

VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions and dispersible powders that enable the formulation of plasticizer-free paper and packaging adhesives with low migration potential – ensuring that our customers comply with legislation on food-contact materials.

Energy Savings

VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions and dispersible powders for energy-efficient external thermal insulation composite systems (ETICS). For comparison: the energy demand of a single-family house can be reduced by up to 80%, most of this reduction being accounted for by ETICS.

Time Savings

VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions and dispersible powders for the formulation of ready-to-use tile adhesives.

Longevity

VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions and dispersible powders for wall coverings and technical textiles provide a colorfast and durable finish.

Cost Efficiency

VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions and dispersible powders for high performance and resource efficiency – such as good machinability, high binding power, fewer additives – for numerous applications, including adhesives, nonwovens & textiles, architectural coatings, construction, carpets and paper.

Sustainability

VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions and dispersible powders allow you to create nonwoven products from economical, renewable and sustainable raw materials such as wood pulp.

WACKER Services at a Glance

Web App “The World of VINNAPAS® Dispersions”

This app is based on HTML5 web technology. To open it, you need a next-generation browser (minimum resolution of 1024 x 800 px):

- Chrome

- Safari

- Firefox (with restrictions)

- Internet Explorer 9 (with restrictions)

These pages are best viewed on a second-generation iPad or higher. To view them, save the downloaded application as a favorite on your home screen. Launch it by tapping it with your finger.