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ULTERION 140 WD COATING LUBRICANT
Imparts coating uniformity Water dispersible Imparts high temperature lubricity FDA approved for food contact
Ulterion® 140 WD is a 100% active coating lubricant designed specifically to improve the runnability of high speed coaters. Its unique molecular composition imparts rheological and water holding characteristics to all types of paper coating and sizing formulations. Ulterion® 140 WD effectively reduces or eliminates such coatings problems as streaking, whiskering and blade weeping. When used in sizing applications, Ulterion® 140 WD also eliminates dryer can build up.
Ulterion International recommends that Ulterion® 140 WD be used at a level of 0.75 – 1.0 part based on pigment solids for coatings and 0.5 – 1.0 part based on solids of starch or binder Ulterion® 140 WD can be used with all types of binder systems as well as various pigments commonly used throughout the coating industry. If a desired viscosity is required that is higher than the base polymer, consult an Ulterion International Technical Services person for product recommendations.
Handling / Storage Stability
Acetone insolubles Gardner color Moisture Acid value Viscosity
Min Max Max Max Max
55 % 14 1.0 % 28 9000 cps
% Solids pH Odor Appearance Specific gravity Viscosity (cps) Origin
100 7.0 Organic Milky Golden Color 1.07 20 - 350 USA
Ulterion International, Inc. FDA Status
In its original packaging, Ulterion® 140 WD can be stored for 12 months at a temperature of 77°F (25°C). Ulterion® 140 WD should be stored in properly sealed containers, avoiding light and moisture.
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Ulterion® 140 WD is composed of ingredients, which are in compliance with FDA for direct and indirect food contact (21CFR 176.170 & 21CFR 176.180).
The information contained herein is thought to be accurate in all aspects; however, the applications for these products mentioned are presented without guarantee or responsibility as to the suitability of our products whether used singly or in combination with other products. Nothing herein is to be taken as a license to operate under or as a recommendation to infringe any patents. The products are sold without warranty, expressed or implied, and are purchased at buyer’s risk.
When considering the use of Ulterion International products, please refer to the latest Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). If you require an MSDS for this product; please call (770) 579-0552 or your Ulterion International Representative