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MODAFLOW® RESIN is an acrylic flow modifier specifically formulated without the addition of silicone. It finds application in non-aqueous industrial coatings and powder coatings, where its primary functions include enhancing flow and leveling, reducing issues like pinholes, fisheyes, craters, and orange peel. This product contributes to improved substrate wetting and helps maintain or enhance substrate adhesion. Additionally, MODAFLOW® RESIN serves as a defoaming agent, aids in air release, and facilitates pigment dispersion. It is employed in various coating applications such as top coats, powder coatings, radiation-curable coatings, clearcoats, screen printing inks, inkjet inks, varnishes, flexography inks, solventborne coatings, gravure inks, and lithographic inks. Notably, it adheres to labeling claims of being VOC-free, APEO-free, and Tin-free.

FunctionsFlow Promoter, Leveling Agent

End UsesClearcoat, Flexography Ink, Gravure Ink, Inkjet Ink, Lithographic Ink, Powder Coating, Radiation Curable Coating, Screen Printing Ink, Solventborne Coating, Top Coat, Varnishes

Labeling ClaimsAPEO-free, Tin-free, VOC-free

FeaturesHeat Resistance, High Gloss, Improved Degassing, Improved Dullness, Improved Rheology, Improved Substrate Wetting, Low Migration, Low Odor, Overbake Resistance, Reduced Surface Preparation

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Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
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Use Level
0.1 – 1.0% total
Special Properties and Uses

Flow modifier for non-aqueous industrial coatings and powder coatings.
Using of Modaflow Resin in non-aqueous industrial coatings can significantly improve the properties of unmodified resins as follows:
- Improve flow and leveling
- Reduce pinholes, fisheyes, craters and orange peel
- Improve substrate wetting
- Maintain or improve substrate adhesion
- Defoam and aid in air release
- Facilitate pigment dispersion
Modaflow resin is also effective in eliminating pinholes and craters in epoxy, polyester, hybrid, urethane, and acrylic powder coatings.
Modaflow resin does not contain silicone ingredients. Modaflow Resin is regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for indirect food contact applications under several parts of Title 21, Code of Federal Regulations. Details on specific coverage are available upon request.
Quantity to be added: 0,1 - 2,0 % on solid resin

Regulatory & Compliance

Certifications & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Regional Availability
  • Africa
  • China
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Middle East
  • North America

Storage & Handling

Storage and Handling

At temperatures up to 25 °C storage stability packed in original containers amounts to at least 1460 days.