Potassium Octoate Synergist with Cobalt for Gel Coats and UPR Systems

  • Physical Characteristics

    Metal contentK: 14.90 – 15.20 %
    Non-volatile content>= 85.0 % D1644
    ColorApha: <= 15
    ViscosityA-5 to Z-1 ASTM D 2373
    Specific gravity1.070 – 1.150 (25°C) ASTM D 1963

  • Features

    • Potassium salt of 2-ethylhexanoic acid in mineral spirits.
    • Has a higher rate of catalytic activity than many other promoters
    • Enables the resin formulator to reduce the amount of cobalt required thereby obtaining a lighter colored product
    • Interacts positively within the system to maintain reactive cobalt levels and reduce gel-time drift

  • Applications

    • Applications where color is desired
      • Castings
      • Marble
      • Gel coat

  • Dosage


  • Storage

    Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in original container. Store in accordance with local regulations. Keep away from food, drink and animal feed stuffs. Keep at temperatures between 5 °C and 30 °C.

  • Safety

    Please refer to our safety data sheet for information relating to product safety.

Registration :

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