Polyethylene (PE)

AGERITE® RESIN D® Powder Antioxidant

Powder form, lower-melting hydroquinoline antioxidant that retards oxidation and heat degradation under severe aging in crosslinked polyethylene.

SONGNOX® 311B PW Antioxidant

This product is a 1:1 physical blend of SONGNOX® 3114, a primary phenolic antioxidant, with SONGNOX® 1680, a secondary phosphite antioxidant, that provides excellent melt-flow and color protection during processing of polyolefins. It affords long-term heat stability by protecting physical properties during storage and end-use applications. It provides gas fade resistance in polyolefins and avoids the negative effects of discoloration resulting from exposure to NOX. Applications include homopolymers and copolymers of PE and PP for the stabilization of fibers, thin films, filled grades, and molded articles. This odorless, tasteless blend is FDA listed for use in polyolefins.

VANOX® 854 Antioxidant

This product is a specialty antioxidant blend specifically for use in PE applications. It is an excellent process stabilizer and a highly efficient antioxidant for long-term heat aging applications.

SONGNOX® 1680 FF Antioxidant

This secondary antioxidant for organic polymers provides protection to melt flow and color during the thermal processing of polymers. This product is usable for many polymers, including: polyolefins, polycarbonate, polyester, and styrenics. It is usable in combination with hindered phenols to achieve synergistic performance. This product is usable with SONGSORB® UV Absorbers and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers for thermal and light stabilization in outdoor applications.

SONGNOX® 1076 SB Antioxidant

This primary antioxidant is usable in PE, PU, PVC, styrenics, PVB, acrylics, and elastomers. It is effective in reducing viscosity change and gel formation during polymer processing. It provides excellent long-term heat stability, and it protects physical properties during storage and use of the end product. It is non-discoloring, non-staining, odorless, and tasteless. It exhibits a synergistic effect when used in combination with secondary antioxidants such as SONGNOX® 1680. It is usable with benzotriazoles for thermal and light stabilization in outdoor applications.

SONGNOX® 1010 Antioxidant

This primary antioxidant is for use in PE, PP, PA, PVC, POM, and elastomers. Its effectiveness in polymer processing is enhanced by its ability to reduce viscosity and gel formation. It provides long-term heat stability and protects physical properties both during storage and use of the end product. It exhibits a synergistic effect when used in combination with secondary antioxidants such as SONGNOX® 1680. This product is usable with SONGSORB® UV Absorbers and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers for thermal and light stabilization in outdoor applications.

Physical Form/Product Number:
Free Flow (FF) 37927
Powder (PW) 37913

SONGNOX® 1680 PW Antioxidant

This secondary antioxidant for organic polymers provides protection to melt flow and color during the thermal processing of polymers. This product is usable for many polymers, including: polyolefins, polycarbonate, polyester, and styrenics. It is usable in combination with hindered phenols to achieve synergistic performance. This product is usable with SONGSORB® UV Absorbers and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers for thermal and light stabilization in outdoor applications.

SONGNOX® 1076 CP Antioxidant

This primary antioxidant is usable in PE, PU, PVC, styrenics, PVB, acrylics, and elastomers. It is effective in reducing viscosity change and gel formation during polymer processing. It provides excellent long-term heat stability, and it protects physical properties during storage and use of the end product. It is non-discoloring, non-staining, odorless, and tasteless. It exhibits a synergistic effect when used in combination with secondary antioxidants such as SONGNOX® 1680. It is usable with benzotriazoles for thermal and light stabilization in outdoor applications.

SONGNOX® 21B FF Antioxidant

This product is a blend of SONGNOX® 1010 (33.3%), a primary highmolecular-weight hindered phenolic antioxidant, with SONGNOX® 1680 (66.7%), a secondary phosphite antioxidant. It provides excellent melt-flow and color protection during processing of polyolefins, and it provides long-term heat stability, protecting physical properties during storage and in end-use applications. This odorless, tasteless, and FDA-listed blend also is usable for stabilization of polycarbonate, ABS, and polyesters.

VANOX® 1030 A Antioxidant

This antioxidant blend combines primary and secondary antioxidants that provide excellent long-term heat aging characteristics in PE and PP compounds.

SONGNOX® 21B PW Antioxidant

This product is a blend of SONGNOX® 1010 (33.3%), a primary highmolecular-weight hindered phenolic antioxidant, with SONGNOX® 1680 (66.7%), a secondary phosphite antioxidant. It provides excellent melt-flow and color protection during processing of polyolefins, and it provides long-term heat stability, protecting physical properties during storage and in end-use applications. This odorless, tasteless, and FDA-listed blend also is usable for stabilization of polycarbonate, ABS, and polyesters.

SONGNOX® 1098 PW Phenolic Antioxidant

This product is a high-molecular-weight, extraction-resistant, multifunctional hindered phenolic antioxidant. In addition to providing effective thermal stability, it also affords excellent metal-deactivation performance in thermoplastic resins. When added at 0.1% to 0.2% prior to polymerization, this product protects polymer color during manufacturing. It is an efficient antioxidant for polyamide fibers, molded articles and films.

AGERITE® STALITE® S Antioxidant

AGERITE STALITE® S is a strong amine antioxidant for a variety of polymers. It is sufficiently non-staining and non-discoloring for most applications. A 1:1 blend of AGERITE STALITE® with AGERITE RESIN D® provides some styrene-based polymers with improved heat resistance and good color retention. It also is usable to stabilize polyamide-based hot melts that require optimum pot life and minimal discoloration at elevated temperatures.

AGERITE® MA Pastilles Antioxidant

AGERITE MA is a very-high-melting antioxidant. It is recommended for use where extreme conditions are required. It also provides good aging protection to XLPE.

AGERITE® MA Powder Antioxidant

AGERITE MA is a very-high-melting antioxidant. It is recommended for use where extreme conditions are required. It also provides good aging protection to XLPE.

AGERITE® RESIN D® Pastilles Antioxidant

This product is a non-blooming, lower-melting hydroquinoline antioxidant that retards oxidation and heat degradation under severe aging, especially in XLPE.

SONGNOX® 1024 Antioxidant

This product is an effective metal deactivator and primary antioxidant for wire and cable, powder-coating applications, and hot-melt and solution adhesives. It offers a high level of extraction resistance to oil and aqueous media, and it is effective in PE, PP, XLPE, PA, PU, styrenic copolymers, acrylics, and elastomers. It is usable in combination with hindered phenolic antioxidants (particularly SONGNOX® 1010) to achieve synergistic performance.

Physical Form/Product Number:
Free Flow (FF) 37947
Fine Grind (FG) 37951
Powder (PW) 37912

SONGNOX® 1035 Antioxidant

This primary and secondary antioxidant is effective in organic polymers- especially PE. It is compatible with a wide range of substrates, and it is usable with a broad range of stabilizers for optimal performance. The high molecular weight and low volatility provide longterm heat stability. It is non-discoloring, non-staining, odorless, and tasteless.

Physical Form/Product Number:
Free Flow (FF) 37915
Powder (PW) 37911

SONGNOX® 1330 FF Antioxidant

This primary antioxidant for organic polymers exhibits high resistance to thermo-oxidative degradation. As a result of its excellent dielectric properties, it works well in PE and PP cable insulations and films. It is extraction resistant in water-quenched PP film lines and exhibits high performance in controlling degradation of polyolefins. It is not absorbed by fillers in polyolefins. Blends of SONGNOX® 1330 and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers or combinations of HALS and SONGSORB® UV Absorbers are usable to improve light stability. It is usable without a metal deactivator. This product is an antioxidant for SBS, PA, synthetic fibers, polyester, and elastomers.

SONGNOX® 1330 PW Antioxidant

This primary antioxidant for organic polymers exhibits high resistance to thermo-oxidative degradation. As a result of its excellent dielectric properties, it works well in PE and PP cable insulations and films. It is extraction resistant in water-quenched PP film lines and exhibits high performance in controlling degradation of polyolefins. It is not absorbed by fillers in polyolefins. Blends of SONGNOX® 1330 and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers or combinations of HALS and SONGSORB® UV Absorbers are usable to improve light stability. It is usable without a metal deactivator. This product is an antioxidant for SBS, PA, synthetic fibers, polyester, and elastomers.

SONGNOX® DLTDP Antioxidant

This secondary thioester antioxidant decomposes and neutralizes hydroperoxides formed by the auto-oxidation of polymers. It is an excellent antioxidant for thermoplastics, elastomers, synthetic fiber, fat and oils, and petroleum products. It is also an efficient stabilizer for polyolefins, particularly PP and HDPE. SONGNOX® DLTDP is usable as a synergist in combination with phenolic antioxidants to improve aged physical properties and to improve light stability.

SONGNOX® DSTDP Antioxidant

This secondary thioester antioxidant decomposes and neutralizes hydroperoxides formed by the auto-oxidation of polymers. It is an excellent antioxidant for thermoplastics, elastomers, synthetic fiber, fat and oils, and petroleum products. It is also an efficient stabilizer for polyolefins, particularly PP and HDPE. It is usable as a synergist in combination with phenolic antioxidants to improve aged physical properties and to improve light stability.

SONGNOX® DTDTP Antioxidant

This secondary thioester antioxidant decomposes and neutralizes hydroperoxides formed by auto-oxidation of polymers. It is an antioxidant for thermoplastics and elastomers and is an efficient stabilizer for polyolefins, particularly PP and HDPE. It is used primarily in PE, PP, PA, ABS, HIPS, and polyesters. It also is usable as a synergist in combination with phenolic antioxidants to enhance aging and light stabilization.

SONGNOX® 4120 PW Antioxidant

This product is a secondary antioxidant for organic polymers. It contains sulfur, has a high molecular weight and low volatility. It demonstrates low leaching properties and high heat resistance. SONGNOX® 4120 is a better-performing synergist with phenolic antioxidants than other thioesters, and it is usable with hindered phenolic antioxidants to achieve synergistic performance. It is recommended as an antioxidant for PP, PE, PC, and ABS, and engineering thermoplastics, but it must be used under controlled temperature and humidity.

SONGSORB® 2340 PW UV Absorbers

This product is a strong absorber of UV radiation in the 300 - 400nm region. This product has a high degree of photostability. It is particularly suitable for applications characterized by high surface area such as films and fibers. This product has low volatility, which makes it excellent for applications involving high-temperature processing. It is usable in combination with SONGNOX® Antioxidants and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers to optimize performance in outdoor applications.

SONGSORB® 3260 PW UV Absorbers

This product is a strong absorber of UV radiation in the 300 - 400nm region. It has a high degree of photostability and offers greater absorption of longer wavelengths when compared with SONGSORB® 1000. This product is affected less by alkalinity and metals and has less effect on metal driers and metal catalysts because of its higher dissociation constant. It is recommended for use at levels of 0.2% - 1.0% in PP, PE, polybutylene, polyesters, and coatings. This product is usable in combination with SONGNOX® Antioxidants and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers to optimize performance in outdoor applications.

SONGSORB® 3270 PW UV Absorbers

This product is a strong absorber of UV radiation in the 290 - 400nm region. It has a high degree of photostability. This product exhibits good initial color, low volatility, excellent stability to heat and light, superior wash fastness, and resistance to gas fading. It is particularly suitable for PE, PP, PU, cold-cured polyesters, dyes, and pigments. The low pKa and high hindrance of the phenolic group result in low sensitivity to metal-containing ingredients in formulations. It is usable in combination with SONGNOX® Antioxidants and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers to optimize performance in outdoor applications.

SONGSORB® 3280 PW UV Absorbers

This product is a strong absorber of UV radiation in the 290 - 400nm region. It also has a high degree of photostability. It features strong UV absorption, low initial color, good solubility in plasticizers and monomers, lower volatility, and excellent compatibility in a wide variety of substrates. This product is recommended for use in polyolefins, styrene copolymers, ABS, acrylic polymers, unsaturated polyesters, TPU, moisture-cured PU, polyacetals, polyvinylbutyral, and thermosetting acrylic enamels. It is usable in combination with SONGNOX® Antioxidants and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers to optimize performance in outdoor applications.

SONGSORB® 7120 PW UV Absorbers

This product is a substituted benzoate that absorbs UV radiation. It dissipates the energy as heat through a reversible chemical rearrangement. It provides better initial color than benzotriazoles, and it exhibits a synergistic effect when used in combination with HALS. It is usable in combination with SONGNOX® Antioxidants and SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers for thermal and light stabilization in outdoor applications. This product is recommended for usage at levels of 0.2% - 1% in PE, PP, TPO, PVC, EVA, unsaturated polyester, ABS, and AS.

SONGSORB® 8100 PW UV Absorbers

This product absorbs UV radiation in the 240 - 340nm region. It exhibits a synergistic effect when used in combination with SONGLIGHT® Light Stabilizers, and it has excellent solubility and compatibility with high-solids coatings formulations. It is usable for PE, PP, PVC, PS, PC, PP fiber, and EVA. It provides good light stability in paints, powder coatings, PU, and elastomers. Recommended dosage is 0.1% - 0.5% based on polymer weight.

SABO®STAB UV 79 Light Stabilizer

SABO®STAB UV 79 is a polymeric hindered amine light stabilizer (HALS) which is effective in a broad range of polymers and applications. The product is particularly useful in PE applications (injection molding, rotational molding, water & gas pipe, film, and tape), PP (injection molding, film, and fibers), TPO, polyamide fibers, flexible and rigid PVC, styrenic TPE's, polyurethanes, and specialty adhesive applications.
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