Market Driver and Trendsetter in VAE - WACKER Turkey


Market Driver and Trendsetter in VAE

Market success often depends on providing the right product at the right time. VINNAPAS® VAE technology offers an outstanding balance of performance, sustainability and economic advantages and is often the technology of choice for caulk and sealant applications.

Used for connecting joints and sealing gaps and cracks, VINNAPAS® and VINNOL® VAE co- and terpolymer dispersions offer numerous advantages, such as high filler acceptance and excellent adhesion to many substrates.

Advantages at a Glance:

  • High filler acceptance
  • Good adhesion to a variety of substrates (e.g. concrete, metal, wood, plastics)
  • Low odor, low formaldehyde
  • No surfactants containing APEO are used in the development of our dispersions
  • Internally plasticized
  • Paintable
  • Ease of application and cleaning

Main Applications

  • Gap filling
  • Painter’s caulk
  • ASTM C834 caulks
  • Intumescent caulks
  • Fire-retardant caulks
  • Repair products

Joints in HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) systems must be adequately sealed to prevent air leakage. VINNAPAS® and VINNOL® VAE co- and terpolymer dispersions are the preferred binders for mastics formulation due to their excellent metal adhesion and high filler acceptance.

Advantages at a Glance:

  • High filler acceptance
  • Excellent adhesion to aluminum, galvanized steel and stainless steel
  • Low odor, low formaldehyde
  • No surfactants containing APEO are used in the development of our dispersions
  • Internally plasticized
  • Paintable
  • Ease of application and cleaning

Main Applications

  • Gap filling
  • HVAC mastic
  • Duct sealant

For efficient insulation of pipes, duct liner adhesives based on VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions provide adhesion to a variety of substrates, along with a high level of wet tack.

Advantages at a Glance:

  • Good adhesion to a variety of substrates (e.g. fiberglass, metal, wood, plastics)
  • Low odor, low formaldehyde and produced without APEO surfactants, non-flammable
  • Internally plasticized
  • Ease of application
  • Easy to clean with warm water and detergent
  • Good initial tack
  • Diverse application possibilities: brush, roller, extrusion or spray systems

Main Applications

  • Duct liner adhesives
  • Assembly adhesives

VAE IN DETAIL

Find detailed information on VAE, its technology and applications, history and markets as well as mega-trends served by VAE on our detailed website in English language.

PROPERTIES OF VAE COPOLYMERS

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