Hydrosize® PP247

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Our Hydrosize® line of products includes sizing solutions designed for use in the manufacturing of glass fiber, carbon fiber and natural fiber, including both chopped and continuous formats of those fibers. These are in turn used to manufacture composite products and components. Learn more about Hydrosize »

Usage

A film former for fiberglass sizing formulations used to reinforce polypropylene composites. It provides excellent mechanical properties and good color applications. This product is recommended for both chopped strands and continuous fiber.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, continuous fiber, impact resistance, PP compatible

Physical Properties

AppearanceMilky liquid
pH9.5 – 10.5
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic / Nonionic
Percent Non-Volatile34.0% – 36.0%
Recommended pH Range> 7
Brookfield Viscosity Range5 – 150
Spindle Number2
RPM60

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

Additional Information

Description: Maleated polypropylene dispersion

Handling: Avoid contact with eyes. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Use personal protective equipment as required.

Storage: Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Keep from freezing

Shelf Life: 24 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Hydrosize® PP247

Site(s) of Manufacture (and Product Code):

Cincinnati, OH, USA (PP247)

Aubange, Belgium (PP247.E)

Tuas, Singapore (PP247.S)