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Acriflow UL-230 Sodium Polyacrylate
Acriflow UL-230 is the sodium salt of polyacrylic acid of low molecular weight. A lower solids content version of Acriflow UL-2, it is used as a dispersant and suspending agent in industrial processes and applications which include:
- mining and mineral handling (china clay, metal ores)
- inorganic pigment dispersions
- paper making
- textile processing
- sugar processing
- paint manufacture
- boiler water treatment
|Property||Specification Range||Typical Values|
|Appearance||Colourless to yellow, clear liquid free from visible impurities||Pale yellow, clear liquid|
|Solid Contents||29 – 31%||29.5%|
|pH||6.0 – 8.0||6.6|
|Brookfield Viscosity||20 – 45 cps||32 cps|
|Molecular Weight||1000 – 3000 Dalton||2000 Dalton|
Packaging & Labelling
Standard packaging is in 210 litre UN-standard plastic drums at 250kg nett or 1000 litre Intermediate Bulk Containers at 1200kg nett. Each item of packaging is labelled with product name, batch number, date of manufacture, nett weight and relevant Health and Safety information. May also be supplied in bulk.
Not classified as hazardous for transport or supply
CAS No: 9003-04-7
Approved for use in paper products for foodstuffs (FDA Ch. 176.17-18/BGA Ch.36).
When stored sealed & unopened in the original packaging protected from direct sun light at 5-25°C the shelf life is over 6 months. If customer’s storage conditions do not match all this parameters then they should carry out their own tests to determine the shelf life under their specific storage conditions.
Acriflow UL-230 is provided as the sodium salt. For information about the higher solids content version of the product please click here.