BYK Additives & Instruments

Wax Additives: Release agents

Engine block
Engine block

Wax additives are used as release agents in order to achieve good wetting in cast molds whilst ensuring a good removability.





BYK Additive Recommendations

Aqueous systems

RecommendationAQUACER 1040

Primary polyethylene dispersion for formulating release agents for metal die casting.

AQUACER 1041

Cationic wax emulsion based on a modified polypropylene wax for formulating release agents for metal die casting.

AQUACER 3500

Cationic wax emulsion based on a modified polypropylene wax for formulating release agents for metal die casting.

HORDAMER PE 02

Primary polyethylene dispersion to formulate release agents for metal die casting. Improves surface protection in aqueous care products and adhesive strength in emulsion adhesives. Anti-caking additive for thermoplastics and hot-melt adhesives.

HORDAMER PE 03

Primary polyethylene dispersion for formulating release agents for metal die casting.

HORDAMER PE 34

Modified primary polyethylene dispersion for formulating release agents for metal die casting.