LOWINOX™ WSP is a non-staining phenolic antioxidant that gives excellent protection from heat aging degradation in a variety of elastomers and plastics.
Product Overview
LOWINOX™ WSP is a versatile non-staining, non-discoloring phenolic antioxidant that offers outstanding protection in elastomers and polymers. It has excellent heat aging resistance and can be used for products that will be steam sterilized. LOWINOX™ WSP is easily dispersed for use in latex applications and offers good protection from degradation in the presence of copper contamination.
Product Specifications
Appearance: Fine, slightly dusting crystalline powder
Melting Point: 132-137 °C
Molecular Weight: 421 g/mol
Bulk Density: 360 kg/m³
Compacted Bulk Density: 470-500 kg/m³
Primary Chemistry: 2,2'-methylenebis [6-(1-methylcyclohexyl)-p-cresol]
Features & Benefits
Broad food contact approvals
Excellent resistance to heat aging
Good protection from degradation resulting from copper contamination
Disperses well
Problems Solved
Heat aging degradation in plastics, elastomers, and polymeric based formulations
Dispersing issues of phenolic antioxidants in latex-based products
Copper impurities caused degradation in plastics and elastomers
Latex, parts with copper contamination, parts intended for steam sterilization