Nychem® N2000

Nychem® N2000 Carboxylated Nitrile-Butadiene Latex

Nychem N2000 one of our Specialty Emulsion offerings. It is a highly carboxylated butadiene acrylonitrile polymer latex with a low nitrile content featuring a combination of good 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 N2000 is stabilized with synthetic surfactants so it exhibits superior mechanical stability. It is approved under FDA regulations 175.105 (adhesives) and 177.2600 (rubber articles). Common application is dipping.

Typical Properties Values
Latex Viscosity, cP @ 25°C (Max) 60
pH 8.0-9.0
Total Solids, wt. % 40-44
Emulsifier Type Synthetic Anionic
Tg(°C) -26
Bound Nitrile, % 26
FDA 175.105 Compliant Yes
FDA 177.2600 Compliant Yes

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Application Group Application Description
Coatings Rubber Dipping Nychem® N2000 is a soft carboxylated medium nitrile latex that can be used as a dip product for supported and unsupported rubber gloves where flexibility is desired e.g. thin disposal gloves