SILRES® BS 168
SILRES® BS 168 is a water based, solvent free and silicone based pH-adjuster for use in waterborne emulsion paints.
Formulated paints containing SILRES® BS 168 show:
- excellent storage stability
- excellent pH stability
- improved mechanical resistance
- improved water resistance
SILRES® BS 168 is suitable to formulate low VOC and low odor paints.
All the information provided is in accordance with the present state of our knowledge. Nonetheless, we disclaim any warranty or liability whatsoever and reserve the right, at any time, to effect technical alterations. The information provided, as well as the product's fitness for an intended application, should be checked by the buyer in preliminary trials. Contractual terms and conditions always take precedence. This disclaimer of warranty and liability also applies particularly in foreign countries with respect to third parties' rights.
For ease of application and better handling properties, a dilution of SILRES® BS 168 with water (i.e. 1:3) is recommended prior adding in a formulation. Addition under stirring is recommended in order to avoid local high pH values.
The dosage of SILRES® BS 168 depends on the formulation of the paint. The right amount should be determined by adding SILRES® BS 168 till the pH needed is obtained (i.e. 9,5 for a standard paint).
The provision of the information contained herein does not constitute a release from the obligation to conduct independent investigations prior to its use for possible infringement of intellectual property rights of third parties. In particular with respect to the use of the products which are subject to this technical data sheet the following patent applications as well as any domestic and foreign equivalents and patents that may derive therefrom are expressly referred to: DE102014013455 A1 and DE102016002221 A1.