Nychem® 1571X12

Nychem® 1571X12 Carboxylated Nitrile-Butadiene Latex

Nychem 1571X12 is one of our High Nitrile Emulsion offerings. This line features a combination of excellent oil, grease and hydrocarbon resistance, toughness/resilience, and tear and abrasion resistance. Toughness, abrasion resistance and chemical resistance can be further enhanced though either vulcanization or by adding external crosslinking agents such as melamines, epoxies, phenolics or metal complexes. Nychem 1571X12 is a carboxylated butadiene acrylonitrile polymer latex that is stabilized with synthetic surfactants so it exhibits superior mechanical stability. It also has good compatibility with phenolic resins. Common applications include gasketing, abrasives, leather finishing, nonwoven binders and textile coatings .

Typical Properties Values
Latex Viscosity, cP @ 25°C (Max) 60
pH 7.5-9.0
Total Solids, wt. % 43-45
Emulsifier Type Synthetic Anionic
Tg(°C) -15
Bound Nitrile, % 42

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Application Group Application Description
- Automotive Gasketing Nychem® 1571x12 is a carboxylated high nitrile latex that can be used as a binder for beater addition fiber based gasket material. It can enhance fluid resistance and aid in compression properties.
Coatings Paper Abrasives Nychem® 1571x12 is a carboxylated high nitrile latex that can be used to saturate textiles which is then converted into abrasion or sanding products that are typically water resistant. Often used in combination with phenolic resins.