Deuteron® OG 861 comprises of fine PMU (polymethyl urea) particle dispersions within high-boiling aromatic solvents. Deuteron® OG 861 presents as white dispersions and is specifically designed for various applications, including can coatings, coil coatings, general metal coatings, and industrial coatings.

Chemical Family: Polymethyl Urea

End Uses: Solventborne Coating

Labeling Claims: Biodegradable, Silicone-free, Wax-free

Features: Enhanced Surface Smoothness, Excellent Scratch Resistance, Good Surface Protection, High Gloss, Improved Hardness, Improved Mechanical Resistance, Matting, Polishing Resistance, Recoatability

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Product Highlights
  • The Deuteron® OG 861x product family is a series of fine PMU (Polymethyl urea) particle dispersions in high boiling aromatic solvents. In the product family three different grades with different particle size distributions are available.
  • The variety of different particle size distributions enable formulators to find the right particle size distribution for many different applications down to extremely thin films. The use of our PMU chemistry leads to high hardness, low COF (coefficient of friction) products that are able to maintain high gloss levels.

Applications & Uses

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Use Level
1.0 - 5.0 %
Application and Dosage Information

The Deuteron® OG 861x family is generally suitable in many solvent based applications where a high boiling solvent is acceptable.

Preferred applications are:

  • Can coatings
  • Coil Coatings
  • General Metal coatings
  • Industrial coatings

The use of Deuteron® OG 861x additives especially improve the following properties:

  • Reduced COF (coefficient of friction)
  • Surface protection
  • Scratch and polishing resistance
  • Low impact on the gloss level at low dosages.
  • Matting at high dosages in thin layer applications
  • Pleasantly surface haptics
  • Excellent recoatability
  • Temperature resistant up to over 200 °C, short-time up to over 300 °C
  • Mimic wax effects without negative influence of waxes
  • Biodegradable polymer

Dosage

  • Typical addition range: 1.0 % - 5.0 % The required dosage level highly depends on the system (e.g. binder type, additives, solvent content, etc.) and application parameters such as layer thickness and film shrinkage. Thus, it is highly recommended to determine the needed addition level by a practical ladder study.

Processing

  • Deuteron® OG additives are easy to disperse and can be incorporated using a common high-speed stirrer. It is recommended to add Deuteron® OG additives while stirring to avoid eventual agglomeration caused by concentration differences. Because of their easy to use supply form the additives can be used as post-addable materials. Additional grinding should be avoided.

Properties

Physical Form
Appearance
White dispersion
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Specific Weightapprox. 1.03g/cm³-
Active Contentapprox. 32%-
Particle Size (dv 50)approx. 3.5μm-
Particle Size (dv 90)approx. 12μm-

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Regional Availability
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • USA
Packaging Information
  • Steel drum (25 kg net)
  • Steel drum (200 kg net)

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
12 months
Storage and Shelf Life Conditions
  • 12 months at room temperature and dry conditions.
  • Storage temperature should not exceed 35 °C. Stir well before use as phase separation can occur while storing.