Internal antistat with a monoester content of >40%.
Africa, Europe, India, Middle East
Mixture of mono and diglycerides of fatty acids
Armostat 1000-L40 is a glycerolstearate with a monoester content of
> 40%. Armostat 1000-L40 is widely used as internal antistat for polyolefins but can also be used for PS and PVC. It is a very fast migrating additive and due to that it gives almost instantaneous antistatic performance. Due to the fast migration Armostat 1000-L40 also has a positive effect on the flow and mould release. Next to that Armostat 1000-L40 provides slip and anti-block effect. Some indication for typical dosing levels is given below:
Polyolefins film: 0.05-0.2%
Polyolefins molded articles: 0.1-1%
Armostat 1000-L40 powder show uniform particle size, providing excellent flow behavior, enabling easy dosing and mixing.
Glycerolstearate with a monoester content of >40% and lubricating properties, used as internal antistat for polyolefins. Also used for PS and PVC applications.