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Elmet Technologies
BYK Tixogel® VZ Modified Montmorillonite
Categories: Ceramic; Clay; Other Engineering Material; Additive/Filler for Polymer

Material Notes: Description: TIXOGEL VZ is a modified montmorillonite designed to be used in aromatic and polarsystems that exhibit medium to high polarity. TIXOGEL VZ functions as a thixotropic rheology modifier generating properties such as flow control and anti-setting. TIXOGEL VZ provides reliable and reproducible rheological properties in solvent based paints, stains, enamels, primers, and inks as well as other applications. TIXOGEL VZ requires the use of a polar activator to achieve full efficiency.


  • Oil based paints and stains
  • Lubricating greases
  • Adhesives
  • Caulks and sealants
  • Cosmetics and personal care

Information provided by Southern Clay Products

Available Properties
  • Bulk Density
  • Density
  • Particle Mesh Size, 70%
  • H2O, Water
  • Loss on Ignition(%)
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former Southern Clay Products

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