Adhesives & Sealants
Major markets for fillers in adhesives & sealants include the automotive and the construction industries.
euroMinerals is a long-term partner of the key players in the automotive industry and has been present in the market for more than 30 years. Due to this broad experience, the company has gained deep knowledge on market needs and can offer the best filler combination to be used in multiple formulations depending on customer parameters and OEM requirements.
inpcc Calprec PR can be used as rheology modifier and reinforcing filler in products like PVC-based plastisols. In this same application inlime Micronized Calcium Oxide can offer different drying properties depending on fineness and reactivity. Finally, intalc products can be used for putties in the car repair market.
Concerning the construction industry, the coated inpcc portfolio is suitable as a functional filler for elastic adhesives and other construction sealants. The company currently supplies the formulations that are aimed to DIY, flooring, roofing, glazing, photovoltaic and aerospace industries.
Given the wide array of applications, there are a substantial number of technologies that can incorporate these functional fillers into their compositions. Among them, we can mention:
• Silicone sealants, especially 2-component compositions.
• Polyurethane adhesives and sealants (both 1K and 2K)
• Epoxy adhesives and sealants
• Polysulfide sealants
• Hybrid adhesives and sealants