FGLASS™ X90

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Prime functionalized copolymer dispersions deliver the flexibility, water/chemical resistance and barrier properties of polyethylene in a water-based form. Property enhancements include; excellent clarity, adhesion, lower heat seal temperature, toughness, and crosslinkability.

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Usage

Used for sizing of polyamide reinforcements (including glass and carbon fiber). It can be used by itself or as an additive to enhance the performance of polyurethane-based sizing. This product is APE free.

Description

Ethylene Maleic Anhydride Copolymer solution

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, continuous fiber, hydrolysis resistance, PA compatible

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Physical Properties

These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.

AppearanceLiquid
pH2.0 - 5.0
Emulsifier ChargeN/A
Percent Non-Volatile39.0 - 41.0
Recommended pH Range<7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <1000
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (FGLASSX90)
AUB (FGLASSX90.E)
SNG (FGLASSX90.S)

Storage

Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.