The Lubrizol Corporation announced the commercial availability of Carboset CR-3100 acrylic copolymer emulsion.
Carboset CR-3100 is designed to offer protective properties and adhesion to metal substrates in low VOC formulations.
Carboset CR-3100 is a water-borne, styrene-acrylic emulsion that is excellent for direct-to-metal coatings. With outstanding adhesion to a variety of metal surfaces and superb chemical and corrosion resistance, this polymer offers impressive performance with a single coat in light and medium-duty industrial applications. Carboset CR-3100 can be formulated to a range of glosses for great aesthetics in a finish that lasts.
"Carboset CR-3100 has the functional flexibility to perform in a variety of environments," said Nick Sterne, market manager, Lubrizol Performance Coatings. "In addition to providing great performance in low VOC formulations, this resin is APEO and formaldehyde-free to comply with strict regulations. Carboset CR-3100's performance as a single coat system can also enable a more efficient application for end users."