REVERTEX LCS

A high solid evaporated natural rubber latex concentrate primarily stabilised with potassium hydroxide. Two versions i.e. with or without ammonia are available. Compared with centrifuged latex and other natural rubber concentrates, LCS Revertex has excellent mechanical stability and very high tolerance to loading with fillers. Other features of LCS Revertex are excellent stability to compounding and storage, with good freeze-thaw resistance.

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Application Advice/Typical Applications



LCS Revertex compounds are widely used in the carpet industry for primary and secondary backing of tufted carpets and in the production of foam backings and underlays. LCS Revertex also gives excellent results in the manufacture of lowcost combining adhesives for textiles. Compound based on LCS Revertex are recommended for producing soft rubbery back coatings for textiles (eg upholstery fabrics) and rugs. Other applications for LCS include the manufacture of adhesives, rubberised fibres, reconstituted leather board and rubberised bituminous mixes.

Shipping and Storage

Store the product under shelter at temperature between 10°C and 33°C. Creaming of latex compound may occur during storage. It is therefore, necessary to mix well the compound before use. As the product is based on natural rubber latex, changes in latex colloidal properties may occur on storage. Available in both drum and bulk.

Product Security/Health and Safety

Before handling, please read the Safety Data Sheet of this product for advice on safety, use and disposal.

Effluents and Pollution Control

Before handling, please read the Safety Data Sheet of this product for advice on safety, use and disposal.

For further information regarding this product please refer to:

Synthomer Limited Head Office
Phone: +44 (0)1279 436 211
FAX: +44 (0)1279 444 025
eMail: info@synthomer.com


Properties

Character Value Unit
Total Solid Content 67.5
pH 11.75  
Alkalinity 0.95
1.50
Brookfield Viscosity 1600 max. cps 
VFA No 0.10 max.  
Coagulum 200 max.  


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