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New Slip Agents Provide Extended Performance

SpecialChem / Apr 1, 2008

Higher temperature processing, a rising demand for multilayer films, and increased use of specialty plastics films are driving the evolution of new types of slip agents – additives which reduce the coefficient of friction of polymer surfaces for easier processing and handling. The most widely used slip agents are fatty acid amides.

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