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Elmet Technologies
BYK Bentolite® 2422 Calcium Bentonite
Categories: Ceramic; Clay

Material Notes: Bentolite 2422 is a specially processed calcium bentonite which is suited for coating applications where control of settling and syneresis are needed. Bentolite 2422 is a high brightness bentonite clay. Bentolite 2422 will also improve hiding. Bentolite 2422 improves hold-out, particularly when used in conjunction with cellulosics. Improved hold-out is useful when painting over a porous substrate, painting a substrate with different densities (i.e. gypsum wall board with joint compound), and touchup of a previously painted surface.

Uses and Advantages:

  • Controls Settling
  • Controls Syneresis
  • Improves Hiding
  • Improves Hold-out
  • Excellent Wet Edge Properties

Information provided by Southern Clay Products

Available Properties
  • Bulk Density, loose
  • Bulk Density, packed
  • Brightness
  • Particle Mesh Size, 95%
  • pH, 2% Slurry
  • H2O, Water
  • Iron, Fe, Soluble
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