Hydrosize® U8-02

Hydrosize Family Overview

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 specialty coating and fiber sizing which offers improved thermal stability, higher strength and elongation to break.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, impact resistance, PA compatible, PET/PBT compatible

Physical Properties

AppearanceMilky white liquid
pH7.2 – 8.5
Emulsifier ChargeAnionic / Nonionic
Percent Non-Volatile54.0% – 56.0%
Recommended pH Range> 7.0
Brookfield Viscosity Range50 – 1000
Spindle Number3
RPM60

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

Additional Information

Description: Polyurethane dispersion

Handling: Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.

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

Shelf Life: 12 Months

Technical Data Sheet: Click here to download a Technical Data Sheet PDF for Hydrosize® U8-02

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

Cincinnati, OH, USA (U802)

Aubange, Belgium (U802.E)