Fluorox® is a is a high quality calcium hydroxide widely used in the curing of fluoroelastomers.
Fluoroelastomers are high value polymers that find application in some of the most extreme conditions and consequently require compounding ingredients that are equally up for the challenge.
Fluorox® products are used as acid acceptors during the fluoroelastomer curing process for Bisphenol A cure systems, whilst at the same time also enhancing the polymer’s dry high temperature performance when in service. Fluorox® is often used in combination with both high and low activity magnesium oxides (Garolite®).
The benefits of Fluorox® include:
Fluorox® is packaged in polyethylene sachets and polyethylene lined boxes to ensure maximum activity at the point of mixing.
Fluorox® is produced at our purpose-built factory near Hull, England (Humber Plant)
Fluorox® is supplied to over 30 countries worldwide through a global distribution network made up of both Omya Group companies and specialist national distributors.