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Additives for
Microcellular Foam

Reliable solutions for quality,
performance and innovation

 

Silicone surfactants for microcellular polyurethane foam

Improve the processing, performance and quality of your microcellular polyurethane foam products with proven Dow Corning® brand silicone additives.

Silicone surfactants from Dow Corning have demonstrated their ability to:

  • Increase the compatibility of raw materials
  • Decrease surface tension in polyurethane foam systems
  • Improve emulsification and nucleation
  • Prevent coalescence
  • Stabilize cell membranes

Explore our portfolio of high-quality silicone additives for
microcellular foam applications

Product Name / DescriptionPhysical Properties
Viscosity
at 25°C, mPa-s
Calculated
OH #, mg KOH/g
Specific
Gravity at 25°C
Water
Solubility
Dow Corning® 193 Additive
Sufactant for footwear (shoe sole) and integral skin applications
305751.08Soluble
Dow Corning® 1605 Additive
Surfactant for footwear (shoe sole) applications
1501481.06Soluble
Dow Corning® 1952 Additive
Surfactant for mechanical froth foam
13,200341.0Insoluble
Dow Corning® 1959 Additive
Surfactant for mechanical froth foam
11,60000.94Insoluble
Dow Corning® 2937 Additive
Surfactant for microcellular foam
760381.04Soluble
Dow Corning® 3607 Additive
Surfactant for urethane elastomer foam and footwear (shoe sole) applications
1,020581.05Insoluble
Dow Corning® 5043 Additive
Surfactant for microcellular foam
280281.0Insoluble

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Supporting Technologies

We can provide you with a broader range of solutions than many other silicone surfactant suppliers, including:

  • Surface coatings and adhesives
  • Materials for the production of synthetic leather
  • Industrial release coatings for molded polyurethane foam
  • Resins, intermediates and other adaptable silicon-based technologies
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