Adhesives Magazine

RAHN: In-Can Stabilizers

January 22, 2009

Low-viscosity GENORAD® 22 is specially designed for use in UV inkjet inks and coating formulations. As a premium low-viscosity stabilizer, GENORAD 22 offers effective stabilization without compromising formulation viscosity and cure speed. The new stabilizer features excellent compatibility with photoinitiators, monomers and oligomers.

GENOMER® 6052/TM is a chlorinated polyester resin in TMPTA, designed for use in radically curable inks, coatings and adhesives. GENOMER 6052/TM is especially recommended for UV inks where adhesion to difficult substrates is required. It provides excellent lithographic behavior and pigment wetting properties. GENOMER 6052/TM improves adhesion on various substrates such as PVC, PE/PP, polyester and polystyrene.

RAHN is a worldwide and independent supplier of additives, oligomers, reactive diluents, photoinitiators, and other customized specialty chemicals. The company’s products are used in ultraviolet and electron beam cure technologies, and are essential components of high-performance inks, coatings, adhesives, medical appliance, and other applications.

For more information, visit www.rahn-group.com.