BYK

Additives for Coil Coatings: Top coats

ANTI-TERRA-250

Controlled flocculating wetting and dispersing additive for aqueous primers, fillers as well as adhesives and sealants to prevent sedimentation of fillers and inorganic pigments. Also suitable for filler slurries.


AQUACER 537

Paraffin wax emulsion for improved surface characteristics in aqueous coating systems.

AQUACER 840

Cationic emulsion of an oxidized HD polyethylene wax for aqueous care products and polishes.

AQUACER 1547

Anionic wax emulsion on the basis of oxidized HDPE for aqueous can and paper coatings to improve scratch resistance in coatings and barrier properties of paper surfaces.


BYK-011

Silicone-free, polymer-based defoamer for aqueous coating systems (also radiation curable systems). Particularly recommended for two pack polyurethane systems. Very good recoatability.

BYK-022

VOC-free silicone-containing defoamer for aqueous coatings, printing inks and adhesives. Also effective against microfoam.

BYK-024

VOC-free silicone-containing defoamer for aqueous high gloss emulsion systems, printing inks, overprint varnishes and dispersion adhesives. Compatible defoamer. All-purpose and easy to incorporate.

BYK-028

VOC-free silicone-containing defoamer for aqueous high gloss emulsion systems and adhesives. Easy incorporation.

BYK-054

Silicone-free defoamer on polymer-basis for solvent-borne and solvent-free systems, particularly polyurethane, epoxy coatings.

BYK-057

Silicone-free defoamer on polymer-basis for solvent-borne and solvent-free coatings and printing inks.

Compliant with FDA and/or EU food contact regulations. 
BYK-093

VOC-free silicone-containing defoamer for aqueous wood, architectural and industrial coatings and adhesives. Extremely all-purpose. The finished coating has outstanding long-term stability in cold and hot storage. Easy to incorporate. Suitable for clear coatings, pigmented systems and all common types of application.

BYK-310

Silicone-containing surface additive for solvent-free and solvent-borne coating systems, printing inks, adhesive systems and ambient-curing plastic systems with a strong reduction in the surface tension. Thermostable up to 210 °C.

BYK-346

Silicone surfactant for aqueous coatings, printing inks and overprint varnishes with strong reduction in surface tension resulting in significantly improved substrate wetting. No increase in surface slip. Solution of BYK-345.

BYK-348

Silicone surfactant for aqueous coatings, adhesives, printing inks and overprint varnishes with a considerable reduction in the surface tension and therefore an improvement in the substrate wetting. Does not increase the surface slip. Suitable for systems that do not contain co-solvents.

BYK-349

Silicone surfactant for aqueous coatings, adhesives and maintenance products with a considerable reduction in the surface tension and therefore good substrate wetting. Does not increase the surface slip. Suitable for systems that do not contain co-solvents. All-purpose.

BYK-350

Polyacrylate-based surface additive for solvent-borne and solvent-free coatings of medium polarity, with excellent leveling improvement and gloss enhancement.

BYK-352

Polyacrylate-based surface additive for solvent-borne and solvent-free systems. Standard leveling additive with air release properties.

BYK-354

Polyacrylate-based surface additive for solvent-borne and solvent-free coatings, for UV-curing printing inks and overprint varnishes and ambient curing plastic systems. Standard leveling additive with a deaerating effect.

BYK-355

Polyacrylate-based surface additive for solvent-borne coating systems and ambient curing plastic systems to improve leveling. For semi-polar to polar systems.

BYK-381

Polyacrylate-based surface additive for aqueous coatings and adhesives to improve leveling. Improves the leveling and substrate wetting in aqueous and radiation-curable printing inks and overprint varnishes.

BYK-392

Surface additive on polyacrylate basis for solvent-borne baking systems. Promotes leveling, has a spontaneous defoaming effect (particularly for microfoam), and is effective for very short baking times. Suitable for roller application, conventional spraying application, and airless/airmix applications.

BYK-394

Polyacrylate-based surface additive for solvent-borne coil coatings and wood and furniture coatings. Improves leveling and enhances tape release. OH-functional.

BYK-399

Silicone-free surface additive for solvent-borne coatings to improve the leveling and for a moderate reduction in surface tension. Has a defoaming effect at higher doses.

BYK-1640

Polymer-based, VOC- and silicone-free defoamer for aqueous coatings, printing inks, adhesives, paper coatings and construction chemicals. Optimum performance at the lowest dosage.
Suitable for applications that come into contact with food.

BYK-1710

Emissions-free polymer-based defoamer for aqueous, low-emission coatings and adhesives. Silicone-free and mineral oil-free. Very effective in alkyd emulsions and hybrid systems. Complies with guidelines such as, for example, AgBB in Germany and "Le Grenelle Environnement" in France.

BYK-1786

Silicone-containing defoamer for aqueous systems to remove microfoam generated during application.

BYK-1788

VOC- and silicone-free polymer defoamer for solvent-borne, high-solid, and solvent-free systems. Particularly suitable for 100 % UV systems. Broadly compatible defoamer, particularly recommended for clear coat systems and thermosets.

BYK-1790

Silicone-free, polymer-based defoamer for solvent-free, radiation-curing wood and industrial coatings, printing inks and adhesives. Suitable for pigmented and unpigmented coating systems.

BYK-1795

Silicone-free polymer defoamer for solvent-borne, solvent-free and radiation-curable systems.

BYK-3410

Silicone-free surface additive for aqueous coatings, printing inks as well as adhesives and sealants to improve substrate wetting.

BYK-3560

Silicone- and fluorine-free surface additive for increasing the surface energy in aqueous, solvent-borne, UV-curable, and high-solid systems.

BYK-4509

Adhesion promoter for solvent-borne and aqueous systems applied to metallic substrates.

BYK-4510

Adhesion promoter for solvent-borne and aqueous systems on metallic substrates and glass.

BYK-4512

Adhesion promoter for solvent-borne systems applied to metal substrates.


BYK-DYNWET 800 N

Silicone-free substrate wetting agent for aqueous coatings, printing inks, adhesives, sealants, and glass fiber sizings. Low foam stabilization. Reduces the dynamic surface tension and is particularly suitable for high-speed machines.


BYKETOL-AQ

Silicone-free surface additive for aqueous automotive and industrial coatings to prevent bubbles and boiling marks in baking coatings. The additive is HAPS and APEO-free.


BYK-P 104

Controlled flocculating wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne, medium-polarity to high-polarity coatings to prevent the flooding/floating of titanium dioxide in combination with colored pigments.

BYK-P 105

Controlled flocculating wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne and solvent-free adhesives as well as ambient-curing resin systems to stabilize fillers. Solvent-free version
of BYK-P 104.


BYK-SYNERGIST 2100

Pigment synergist for solvent-borne and solvent-free coating systems. Improves the effectiveness of polymeric wetting and dispersing additives when stabilizing phthalocyanine blue and green, organic violet pigments and carbon blacks.


CERACOL 600

Wax dispersion on the basis of modified hydrocarbon wax for solvent-borne can and coil coatings. Increases scratch-resistance and surface slip.

CERACOL 607

Wax dispersion based on a PTFE-modified polyethylene wax for solvent-borne can coatings and coil coatings. Increases surface hardness and surface slip.

CERACOL 609 N

Dispersion of wax-modified lanolin for solvent-borne can coatings. Increases scratch resistance and surface slip without influencing flexibility.


CERAFAK 127 N

Dispersion of a Fischer Tropsch wax for solvent-borne coil coatings and architectural coatings to improve surface characteristics.


CERAFLOUR 913

Micronized polypropylene wax for solvent-borne and aqueous systems, to achieve very fine surface textures. Provides a soft feel effect and matting properties.

CERAFLOUR 914

Micronized polypropylene wax for solvent-borne and aqueous systems, to achieve fine surface textures.

CERAFLOUR 915

Micronized polypropylene wax for solvent-borne and aqueous systems, to achieve medium surface textures.

CERAFLOUR 916

Micronized, modified HDPE wax/polymer mixture for solvent-borne and aqueous systems, to achieve medium to coarse surface textures.

CERAFLOUR 917

Temperature stable wax additive with excellent shear stability for solvent-borne and aqueous coating systems.

CERAFLOUR 920

Micronized organic polymer for solvent-borne and aqueous coatings and printing inks for matting. In UV-curable powder coatings it improves surface hardness and has a matting effect.

CERAFLOUR 925 N

Finely micronized wax additive for aqueous and solvent-borne systems for increasing slip with simultaneous improvement of scratch resistance.

CERAFLOUR 929 N

Micronized, modified polyethylene wax for solvent-borne and aqueous coating systems for improving surface protection and for matting.

CERAFLOUR 950

Micronized wax based on modified HDPE for solvent-borne and solvent-free coatings and printing inks as well as powder coatings to improve the scratch resistance, soft-feel effect and matting. The additive is particularly suitable for radiation-curable formulations.

CERAFLOUR 981

Micronized PTFE for solvent-borne and solvent-free coating systems and powder coatings to improve the scratch resistance and surface slip.

CERAFLOUR 991

Micronized polyethylene wax for solvent-borne coating systems and powder coatings for improving surface properties.

CERAFLOUR 996

Micronized, PTFE-modified polyethylene wax for solvent-borne coatings and powder coatings to improve surface properties.


CLAYTONE-40

Organophilic bentonite  for aliphatic solvent-borne systems.
CLAYTONE-40 is a conventional organoclay requiring a polar activator. 


DISPERBYK-110

Wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne and solvent-free coatings and printing inks for stabilizing inorganic pigments, in particular titanium dioxide. Strong reduction of millbase viscosity.

DISPERBYK-111

Solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne and solvent-free coatings and printing inks for stabilizing inorganic pigments, in particular titanium dioxide. Strong reduction of millbase viscosity.

DISPERBYK-163

Wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne coatings and pigment concentrates. Stabilizes pigments of all types. Broad compatibility for all-purpose solvent-borne pigment concentrates on the basis of aldehyde and acrylate grinding resins.

DISPERBYK-164

Wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne coating systems and pigment concentrates. Stabilizes pigments of all types. Also suitable for non-polar systems. Aromatic-free and higher solids content than DISPERBYK-163.

DISPERBYK-170

Wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne coil coatings and industrial coatings. Standard additive for acid-catalyzed and acid-curable coating systems.

DISPERBYK-174

Wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne coil coatings and industrial coatings. Suitable for acid-catalyzed and acid-curable coating systems. Particularly recommended for manufacturing highly filled pigment concentrates.

DISPERBYK-180

Solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne, solvent-free and aqueous coating systems, printing inks and adhesives for stabilizing inorganic pigments, in particular titanium dioxide.

DISPERBYK-182

Wetting and dispersing additive for aqueous and solvent-borne coating systems and printing inks. For all-purpose pigment concentrates of non-polar through to aqueous systems.

DISPERBYK-184

Wetting and dispersion additive for aqueous coating systems and for aqueous pigment concentrates which contain resin.

DISPERBYK-190

VOC and solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for aqueous coating systems, printing inks and adhesives. Standard additive for binder-free pigment concentrates. Suitable for all pigments.

DISPERBYK-192

VOC and solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for aqueous coating systems, printing inks and liquid color masterbatches for thermoplastics and to manufacture pastes for unsaturated polyester resin systems or gel coats. Particularly suitable for producing stable effect pigment dispersions.

DISPERBYK-199

VOC-free wetting and dispersing additive for aqueous coatings and adhesives as well as pigment concentrates for stabilizing organic and inorganic pigments.

DISPERBYK-2010

Solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for aqueous coating systems to produce particularly economical, binder-free pigment concentrates.

DISPERBYK-2012

Wetting and dispersing additive for aqueous coatings and printing inks. Particularly suited for grinds that contain binders (emulsions and water-reducible resins) as well as for binder-free pigment concentrates.

DISPERBYK-2013

Solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for 100 % UV systems and solvent-borne and water-borne UV systems for printing inks and coatings.

DISPERBYK-2015

VOC- and solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for aqueous coatings, printing inks and adhesives. For binder-free pigment concentrates.

DISPERBYK-2025

Wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne coil coatings and pigment concentrates. Suitable for binder-free and binder-containing pigment concentrates.

DISPERBYK-2026

Wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne coil coatings, wood and industrial coatings and pigment concentrates, for stabilizing a multitude of organic and inorganic pigments and matting agents. Particularly suitable for acid-catalyzed polyester/melamine systems and high baking temperatures.

DISPERBYK-2080

Wetting and dispersing additive to stabilize titanium dioxide, inorganic pigments and fillers in aqueous coating systems without negatively impacting the water, corrosion or stain resistance. Particularly recommended for use in aqueous anti-corrosive primers and direct-to-metal systems as well as aqueous wood and furniture coatings.

DISPERBYK-2155

VOC and solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne and solvent-free coating systems, floor coatings, and printing inks. Particularly recommended for the manufacture of pigment concentrates with broad compatibility. The 100 % active substance makes it particularly suitable for high-solid and solvent-free systems.

DISPERBYK-2205

Wetting and dispersing additive for solvent-borne and solvent-free liquid coatings, printing inks and inkjet inks to stabilize inorganic and organic pigments.


DISPERPLAST-1142

Solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for PVC and thermoplastics applications to improve the dispersion and reduce the viscosity of filled and pigmented systems, e.g. in wallpapers, flooring, and artificial leather.

DISPERPLAST-1150

Solvent-free wetting and dispersing additive for PVC- and thermoplastics applications to improve the dispersion and reduce the viscosity of filled and pigmented systems. Suitable for producing liquid color masterbatches and solid masterbatches.


GARAMITE-2578

Powdered rheology additive based on organophilic phyllosilicates for solvent-borne and solvent-free paint systems to increase the storage stability and sag resistance.

GARAMITE-7303

Powdered rheology additive for non-polar to medium-polar solvent-borne and solvent-free systems to increase the storage stability and sag resistance.


RHEOBYK-D 410

Liquid rheology additive for medium-polarity solvent-borne and solvent-free systems to generate highly thixotropic flow behavior

RHEOBYK-D 420

Liquid rheology additive for aqueous systems to generate thixotropic flow behavior.

RHEOBYK-H 7625 VF

VOC-, APEO- and tin-free associative thickener (HEUR) for aqueous systems to generate highly pseudoplastic flow behavior.