Hydrosize® EP876

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

An epoxy dispersion used as a sizing for carbon and glass fiber reinforcements and in textile binder formulations.

Description

Epoxy dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, continuous fiber, PET/PBT compatible, thermosets compatible

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceMilky white liquid
pH5.0 - 11.0
Emulsifier ChargeNonionic
Shelf Life (mo) 6
Freeze/Thaw StabilityNone: protect from freezing
Percent Non-Volatile43.5 - 46.5
Recommended pH Range3.0 - 12.0
Specific Gravity1.05 - 1.07
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <2000
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (EP876)

Storage

Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Ensure adequate ventilation. Use personal protective equipment as required.