Optimized wetting and antiscratch
Tivida® offers you the coating additive solutions you need. The Tivida FL® series are top-performing, eco-friendly fluorosurfactants enabling perfect surface wetting in applications such as coatings, floor polishes, and industrial cleaners. Tivida AS® is the solution for scratch-protection of 2k PU systems in automotive applications and beyond.
Tivida® AS1010 – the antiscratch additive
Tivida® AS1010 offers strong protection against scratches in solventborne 2k PU coating systems, such as car refinish coatings, and interior protection, such as navigation screens.
- Strong antiscratch protection as evidenced in taber and crockmeter tests
- Strong gloss retention with loads as low as 1% (w/w)
- Automotive clear coats
- Automotive interior coatings
Tivida FL – top performance in surface tension
Tivida FL® is a top-performing wetting promoter that greatly reduces surface tension even at minimal concentrations. It is used in a range of applications including coatings, floor polishes, and cleaners.
- Greatly reduces surface tension up to 18 mN/m
- Use rates as low as 0.003%
- Strongly improves wetting, spreading, and leveling of coatings
- Increases surface gloss
- Exhibits very low foam stabilization
- Waterborne and solventborne coatings
- Floor polishes and waxes
- Industrial and electronic cleaners