Zr Replacement (C60)

C60 is a metallic drier (octoate) which is a great substitute for lead and Zirconium driers
  • It has a Lower price compared to Zirconium and even lead octoate
  • C60, like Lead and Zirconium, is a through drier
  • It has a lower usage compared to zirconium octoate
  • It has a lower toxicity regarding zirconium octoate
  • C60 increases brightness of the paint film compared to Zirconium octoate

Quick info

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Applications

  • In lead free paints
  • In combination with driers such as: Cobalt, calcium and manganese
  • It is a good pigment-wetting and dispersing agent preventing haze and¬†wrinkling

 

Dosage

Equivalent amount to zirconium octoate 24% or lead octoate 32%

Test Standards

Num.

Issue

Code

Topic

1

Metal Content

ASTM D2373-05

Standard Test Method for Determination of Cobalt in Paint Driers by EDTA Method

2

Color

ASTM D1544-04

Standard Test Method for Color of Transparent Liquids (Gardner Color Scale)

3

Nonvolatile Content

ASTM D1644-01

Standard Test Methods for Nonvolatile Content of Varnishes

4

Viscosity

ASTM D1200-10

Standard Test Method for Viscosity by Ford Cup

Packaging

Iron Drum of 200kg