Multifunctional additive for easier handling of preservative-free paints. By Dr Carsten Schaefer, Jörg Rüger, Dr Jesus Pitarch Lopez, Clariant.
There is a strong trend towards mineral paints, since these formulations enable a healthier room climate. In terms of processability and ageing stability dispersion paints used to surpass them. The availability of a new additives for formulating mineral paints now helps manufacturers overcome those drawbacks.