Attagel®

Attapulgite Rheology Modifier

Attagel is a range of products produced from refined attapulgite (magnesium alumina-silicate) mined and processed by BASF in Georgia and Florida, US.

Attagel offers thixotropic thickening in water based and solvent based systems. This controlled build up in rheology can be used in formulations for paints and coatings, sealants and caulks to improve performance and give better results ...    Read more  

Attagel is a range of products produced from refined attapulgite (magnesium alumina-silicate) mined and processed by BASF in Georgia and Florida, US.

Attagel offers thixotropic thickening in water based and solvent based systems. This controlled build up in rheology can be used in formulations for paints and coatings, sealants and caulks to improve performance and give better results in terms of film build, syneresis control, sag resistance, spatter resistance, water resistance, pigment suspension and more.

A range of particle sizes and thixotropic strengths are available to suit many applications and budgets.



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Features


    • A range of products with different particle sizes and rheological profiles

    • Controlled rheological profile

Benefits


    • A product choice for a multitude of formulations and industries

    • Problem solve or improve many formulation complaints linked to rheology

Typical Applications


    • Paints and coatings

    • Sealants

    • Caulks

    • Grouts

    • Plastics