MEKO-Free Anti-Skinning Agent for Solvent-Based Alkyd Coatings and Printing Inks
MEKO-free anti-skins further enhance sustainability when used with Borchi® OXY-Coat cobalt-free high-performance catalysts for solvent-based short, medium, and long oil alkyd coatings or Borchi® Dragon high-performance cobalt-free catalyst for solvent-based high solids, long oil alkyd coatings.
Other MEKO-free anti-skins include:
Appearance Clear, colorless to slightly turbid Viscosity Max. 50 mPa·s ISO 3219 (A) (20 °C) Density 0.965 – 0.995 g/cm3 DIN 51757 (20 °C) Solvent N/A
- Easy to incorporate
- Can be used in various binders still in the container
- Does not cause discoloration
- Does not adversely affect the drying time of the paint system
- Does not give rise to undesirable secondary phenomena during the drying process
- Printing inks
- Paints based on
- Raw linseed oil
- Wood oil
- Alkyd resins
- Other comparable binders
Borchi® Nox 1640 can directly be added in its supply form. lt can be added either to the mill base or to the finished paint, stirring constantly. The addition of Borchi® Nox 1640 is 0.2 to 1.5 % on paint formulation or 1.5 – 2 times the amount of MEKO. The optimum dosage depends on the binder / pigment system and must be determined beforehand in trials.
Protect from the effects of weathering and store at temperatures between 5 and 30 °C. Once opened, containers should be resealed immediately after each removal of the product.
For further safety information please refer to our safety data sheet.
SAFETY DATA SHEET
- Europe : EINECS, EU - REACH (Registered)
- Switzerland : EINECS
- USA : TSCA
- Canada : DSL
- Australia : AICS
- New Zealand : NZIoC
- China : IECSC
- Japan : ENCS
- Korea :
- Taiwan : NECI
- Philippines : PICCS