A very fine, pure PTFE powder with excellent dispersibility characteristics. It is insoluble, heat resistant, easy to incorporate and highly efficient. SST-5 provides excellent slip and abrasion resistance. Used in can, coil, industrial and UV coatings.
Founded in 1941, Shamrock Technologies is the world's largest producer of micronized polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), as well as a leading worldwide manufacturer and supplier of a broad line of specialty micronized wax powders, dispersions, emulsions, and compounds including PTFE, polyethylene, polypropylene, fluoropolymers, custom wax alloys, natural waxes, and other specialty additives. Our materials are used in Inks and Coatings, Thermoplastics, Lubes and Greases, Elastomers, Personal Care products, and many more applications.
Architectural coatings are becoming increasingly robust as we move into the 21st century. Consumers demand that coatings be more stain repellent or easy-to-clean. To meet this demand, paint companies advertise highly cleanable,…