AEROSIL® R 972 is a fumed silica aftertreated with DDS (Dimethyldichlorosilane)

Scope of Application

Applications Silicone rubber and silicone sealants Paints and coatings Printing inks and toner Adhesives Cable compounds and gels Plant protection Cosmetics Properties Hydrophobic component for thickening and reinforcement of RTV-1 K silicone sealants Improves shelf-life of silicone sealants Water resistant, hydrophobising of liquid systems Rheology control of (complex) liquid systems For use in coatings as anti-settling agent, for pigment stablilization and improvement of corrosion protection Improves hydrophobicity and rheology of offset printing inks Improvement and maintenance of free flow and anti- caking characteristics of powders