FILCO® 5001 is a product with an unsaturated polyester resin meticulously formulated within a non-ionic water emulsion, presenting as a milky liquid. Its material features include excellent compatibility, high hardness, and non-flammability. It is available in a liquid physical form.

Functions: Film Former

Chemical Family: Polyesters, Unsaturated Polyester (UPE)

Processing Methods: Spray Lay-up

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Identification & Functionality

Composite Materials Functions

Features & Benefits

Labeling Claims

Applications & Uses

Composites Processing Methods
Application Characteristics
  • hard film
  • quickly soluble in styrene
  • high compatibility with all types of unsaturated polyester matrices

Properties

Physical Form
Appearance
Milky liquid
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Solid Content46%MA145LFE
Glass Transition Temperature (Tg)72°F-
pH3-MA148LFE
Particle Size Distribution
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Average Particle Size400nmMA147LFE

Regulatory & Compliance

Certifications & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Regional Availability
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • USA
Packaging Information

FILCO® 5001 is available in steel drums with polyethylene liner, net weight 200 kg, or in IBC, Net weight 1000 kg. Stir before use

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
6 months
Storage and Shelf Life Conditions

The shelf life of FILCO® 5001 is 6 months from production date, when stored in sealed original
container. FILCO® 5001 should be stored between 5 and 30°, far from direct sun rays.Prevent from freezing.