Performance Additives

Performance Additives

Performance additives such as microspheres, aramid fibers and odorants bring unique properties to products and compounds, including maximizing product lifespan, high temperature performance, lightweighting and volumetric cost reduction.

Performance additives offer a range of different properties that can be applied to many polymer compounds to achieve desired finished product performance. End-use applications can range from highly technical compounds to everyday products including elastomers, adhesives, engineering plastics, plastic coatings and machine parts.

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H.M. Royal is the premier material supplier of raw materials including fibers, antioxidants, microspheres and more. As material people, we pride ourselves in developing strong, lasting relationships with the best raw materials manufacturers from around the world. Our experience with these materials, combined with our vast, reliable network of suppliers, allows us to provide compounders with the right products without delay.

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Product Manufacturer Type Common Application
X 1029 Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Statex MRG Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Sevacarb MT Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Raven 5000 Ultra II Beads Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Raven 1040 Beads Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Raven 790 Ultra Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Raven 420 Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Raven 410 Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Raven 22 Birla Carbon Carbon Black

Inks, Coatings & Plastics

Dualite® E130-105D Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end-product properties.

Dualite® E130-FR Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end-product properties.

Dualite® E135-025D Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end product properties.

Dualite® E135-040D Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end product properties

Dualite® U005-190W & U005-190D Chase Corporation Spheres

These microspheres consist of an acrylonitrile copolymer shell which encapsulates a high boiling point liquid. Upon mixture in your formula and application of heat, the microspheres expand to form a low density, foamed layer.

Dualite® U010-130W & U010-130D Chase Corporation Spheres

These microspheres consist of a polyacrylonitrile shell that encapsulates a low boiling point liquid. Upon application of heat, the microspheres expand to form a low density foam in systems that incorporate these microspheres.

Dualite® U010-185W & U010-185D Chase Corporation Spheres

These microspheres consist of an acrylonitrile copolymer shell which encapsulates a high boiling point liquid. Upon application of heat, the microspheres expand to form a low density, foamed layer in systems that incorporate these microspheres.

Dualite® U017-175W & U017-175D Chase Corporation Spheres

Upon application of heat, the microspheres expand to form a low density, foamed layer in systems that incorporate these microspheres.

Dualite® U018-130W & U018-130D Chase Corporation Spheres

Upon application of heat, the microspheres expand to form a low density, foamed layer in systems that incorporate these microspheres.

Dualite® U020-125W Chase Corporation Spheres

Upon application of heat, the microspheres expand to form a low density, foamed layer in systems that incorporate these microspheres.

Dualite® U024-145W & U024-145D Chase Corporation Spheres

Upon application of heat, the microspheres expand to form a low density, foamed layer in systems that incorporate these microspheres.

Dualite® E030 Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end product properties.

Dualite® E035-FR Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end-product properties.

Dualite® E055 Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end product properties.

Dualite® E065-135D Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end product properties.

Dualite® E125-045D Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end product properties.

Dualite® E130-055D Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualite can provide these benefits while often maintaining end product properties.

Dualite® E130-095D Chase Corporation Spheres

Dualite Low Density Microspheres have shown utility in a variety of end uses, including plastics, coatings and adhesives. Dualite can reduce product weight and lower volume costs by extending or displacing more costly resins. Dualites can provide these benefits while often maintaining end product properties.

Ethanox® 310 SI Group Antioxidant

ETHANOX 310 antioxidant is useful in stabilizing polyolefins and other plastics, elastomers, adhesives, resins, oils, and other organic substrates subject to oxidation.

Ethanox® 330 & 330G SI Group Antioxidant

It is safe and effective for use in a wide variety of polymers. If your polymer is sanctioned by the FDA for use in indirect food contact, that sanction will be maintained with the use of ETHANOX 330 antioxidant.* Its superior effectiveness and overall stability means that its use in most polymers greatly improves their capacity to process without degradation and to stand up to demanding long-term applications.

Ethanox® 376 SI Group Antioxidant

It is useful in stabilizing polyolefins and other plastics, elastomers, adhesives, resins, oils and other organic substrates subject to oxidation

Ethanox® 4702 & 4710 SI Group Antioxidant

It is a highly effective additive for suppressing the formation of acidic and insoluble products of oil oxidation. Engine applications include passenger car, heavy duty diesel, medium speed diesel, natural gas, aviation, two stroke, marine, and automatic transmission fluids. Industrial uses include turbine, compressor, hydraulic, slideway, quench and gear oils, metalworking fluids, and greases.

Ethanox® 4703 SI Group Antioxidant

Applications include steam turbine oils, R&O oils, hydraulic fluids, transformer oils, industrial gear oils and grease.

Ethaphos® 326 SI Group Antioxidant

ETHAPHOS 326 is recommended for use in polyethylene, polypropylene, ethylene-vinylacetate copolymers, polystyrene, polyesters, polyvinyl chloride, and other thermoplastics and elastomers to provide processing stability.

Ethaphos™ 368 & 368G SI Group Antioxidant

ETHAPHOS 368 antioxidant is approved by the FDA for use in indirect food contact applications*. ETHAPHOS 368 antioxidant can be used in combination with phenolic antioxidants, acid neutralizers, UV stabilizers and other functional additives.

Armoslip® CP beads Nouryon Anti-Slip

Armoslip CP provides excellent slip effect and moderate anti-blocking performance. It is the most frequently used slip additive for PE film applications.

Armoslip® CPV beads Nouryon Anti-Slip

Armoslip CPV provides excellent slip effect and moderate anti-blocking performance. It is the most frequently used slip additive for PE film
applications.

Armoslip® E beads Nouryon Anti-Slip

When Armoslip E is thoroughly mixed with a polymer it reduces friction between the polymer and the processing equipment and also between polymer and polymer surfaces.

Armostat® 300 Nouryon Antistatic Additives

Armostat 300 gives sustained antistatic action and is especially effective in film applications also due to its relative fast migration.

Armostat® 300-XE50 Nouryon Antistatic Additives

Armostat 300 is an internal antistatic additive that can be used in various polymers such as PE, LDPE, and PP.

Ethaphos™ 368 Albemarle Corporation Antioxidant

Ethaphos 368 antioxidant is approved by the FDA for use in indirect food contact applications*. Ethaphos 368 antioxidant can be used in combination with phenolic antioxidants, acid neutralizers, UV stabilizers, and other functional additives.

Geniosil® GF 82 Wacker Organofunctional Silane

Geniosil® GF 82 is mainly used in the treatment of inorganic fillers (e.g. glass, mineral and glass wools, ATH, kaolin, mica, metallic oxides) for various polymer types, such as epoxy resins, urethane, melamine resins, EPDM, and for polysulfides, as a component of electronic potting compounds, as an additive or primer in coatings, paints, adhesives and sealants, and as a component of inorganic polysiloxane-based coatings.

Algoflon L106 Solvay Specialty Polymers Polytetrafluoroethylene

Used in critical engineering and high end performance polymers and elastomers to improve wear resistance and low coefficient of friction and improve abrasion and tear resistance.

Algoflon L203F Solvay Specialty Polymers Polytetrafluoroethylene

Used in critical engineering and high end performance lubricants to improve thickening effect, lubricity, and corrosion and temperature resistance.

Polymist F5A Solvay Specialty Polymers Polytetrafluoroethylene

Used in critical engineering and high-end performance elastomers and coatings to improve abrasion and tear resistance as well as non-stick properties

Polymist F5A EX Solvay Specialty Polymers Polytetrafluoroethylene

Used in critical engineering and high end performance plastics applications to improve wear resistance and reduce the coefficient of friction.

Polymist F284 Solvay Specialty Polymers Polytetrafluoroethylene

Critical high temperature engineering and high performance polymers.

Polymist XPP 511 Solvay Specialty Polymers Polytetrafluoroethylene

Critical high temperature engineering and high performance polymers to provide improved wear resistance and low coefficient of friction.