Mercolan RN-40 is sodium salt of polyacrylic acid in aqueous solution. It can be used in emulsion paints, PVC as a wetting or dispersing agent. Very often it is combined with commercial polyphosphates and is applicable with all kinds of

frequently used dispersions like homo and copolymers. It will give high gloss and is very stable

with glycols.



Applications & Remarks

Mercolan RN-40 is an ideal dispersing agent for a wide

range of water-borne coatings. It is added in the process to the base before adding pigments and fillers and also before starting the dispersing process. The dosage

needed for an optimum dispersing process depends on the type and amount of actual pigments and fillers.