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Dow Corning Wins Prestigious Techtextil Innovation Award

Dow Corning® Active Protection System takes New Applications prize MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - An eight-member jury of leading textile experts named the Dow Corning® Active Protection System as a 2007 Techtextil Innovation Award winner in the New Applications category. The award was presented June 11 in the Congress Center Messe in Frankfurt, Germany. The patented Active Protection...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Process Aid targets chemical pulping applications.

Dow Corning® AF-7500 PulpAid Concentrate is high solids emulsion formulated from advanced silicone antifoam compound technologies and complies with FDA and BfR indirect food contact recommendations. Silicone antifoam concentrate is designed for easy dilution with either tap water or demineralized water along with antimicrobial agent to produce stable, low-solids emulsions.

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Materials

Additive and Intermediate offer alternative to solvents.

Providing environmentally friendly alternatives to solvents, Dow Corning® 930 consists of 100% active silicone fluid that maintains solid wetting and leveling performance in low-concentration UV-curing coatings. Dow Corning® 3217 low-molecular-weight, silicone-reactive intermediate offers thermal and weather resistance, making it suited for coil coatings, appliance finishes, and other...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Silver-Filled Silicone Adhesive suits FC-BGA devices.

Addressing issue of overheating in advanced flip-chip, ball grid array (FC-BGA) devices, DOW CORNING® DA-6534 Thermal Adhesive bonds chip into its package and transfers heat away from chip toward integrated heat sink. Thixotropic material is completely inert, will not produce any byproducts, and exhibits thermal resistance of 0.09 cmÂ-² C/W at 24 microns. Bondline thickness for this...

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Paints & Coatings

Coatings protect exposed construction materials.

Stable for up to 1 year, Dow Corning® 1-6184 Water Soluble Siloxane cures to form water-insoluble, water-repellent treatment within 24 hr of application. It is optimized for aged masonry applications. Dow Corning® SHP 50 is free flowing-powder designed to impart hydrophobicity to cementitious dry-mix powder applications. Powder forms barrier to capillary movement of liquid water in...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesive/Sealant cures rapidly at room temperature.

Consisting of 2-compound, non-slump silicone product, Q3-3526 Base and Catalyst Adhesive/Sealant cures via non-corrosive, low-odor condensation cure mechanism. It yields unprimed adhesion to glass and many plastic and metal substrates, including polyamide, PC, PBT, PET, ABS and acrylics, and plastics treated with scratch-resistant coating. Applications include assembly of automotive headlights...

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Materials

Liquid Silicone Rubber suits high-speed manufacturers.

Designed to require minimal cycle times to accommodate high-speed manufacturers, Silastic® LC-70-2004 liquid silicone rubber (LSR) has 70 shore hardness and is formulated for optimal mechanical properties and clarity. Material meets FDA21 CFR 177.2600 and BfR, XV food contact standards and is suited for precision-production of complex parts. Applied through automated injection, material...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Dow Corning Rolls out First Controlled-Volatility Grade Adhesive

EA-9189W Designed Specifically for China and Taiwan's Electronics Market SHANGHAI, China, March 20 -- Dow Corning Electronics today announced that its EA-9189W White 1-Part RTV Silicone Adhesive is available for the Chinese and Taiwanese electronics markets. It is the first controlled-volatility (CV) grade, thermally conductive adhesive designed and developed specifically for customers in China...

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Silicone Foam Control Product suits brownstock washing.

Dow Corning® AF-3258 PulpAid Compound is 100% active silicone antifoam designed to control foam in aggressive foaming environments typically encountered in chemical pulping such as kraft and sulfite pulp washing. Safe for use in wastewater treatment plants, it must be formulated into dispersion or emulsion prior to addition to foaming media. Formulators can prepare and preserve AF-3258...

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