Premium Additives from a Global Leader
Grace’s products help improve the quality, durability, sustainability, and aesthetics, across a wide range of applications. Our experience, extensive portfolio of products, and our ability to tailor solutions to meet our customers’ needs make Grace a trusted collaborator for general industrial coatings.
- SYLOID® silica matting agents that demonstrate enhanced performance in formulations based on polymer dispersions and emulsions that deliver superior stain and scrub resistance, flow and levelling, burnishing, and smoothness.
- SHIELDEX® silicas are designed to protect the environment, providing highly effective corrosion inhibitors that meet the strictest environmental standards and requirements.
- SYLOSIV® moisture scavengers that have expectational adsorptive capacity at very low moisture levels.
- LUDOX® colloidal silica and lithium polysilicate perform as binders, co-binders and surface modifiers in water-borne coating formulations.
SYLOID® Silica Matting Agents
SYLOID® amorphous silica matting agents offer exceptional performance when used in wood coatings, coil and general industrial coatings, and architectural coatings.
SYLOSIV® zeolite powders offer exceptional adsorptive capacity at very low moisture levels when used in paint, adhesives, and general industrial applications.
SHIELDEX® non-phosphate, chromium-free anti-corrosive pigments protect metal when used in coil coating primers, general industrial primers, and primers for automotive and marine coatings.
SYLOID® MX Silica Matting Agents for Coatings
Designed to deliver superior performance in difficult-to-matt applications, Grace’s SYLOID® MX silica generation is a versatile and eco-friendly (low VOC) series tailored for coatings where film shrinkage during drying is minimal.