This is the most complete and current source of information on Industrial and Trade name functional additives. It contains profiles on more than 44,000 trade name and generic chemicals from worldwide manufacturers.
PART 1: CHEMICAL ADDITIVE TRADE NAME REFERENCE- Each entry includes the manufacturers name; chemical description; its detailed functions and applications in all aspects of industry; physical properties, etc.
PART 2: CHEMICAL COMPONENT CROSS-REFERENCE- Detailed information is given on each chemical component. Entries are followed by a listing of the trade name additives that are equivalent to the chemical or contain the chemical as one or more of its ingredients.
PART 3: FUNCTIONAL CLASSIFICATION INDEX- The more than 200 categories of industrial chemical functions are included in an index format and subdivided by application. Both trade names and chemicals are included.
Examples of functional categories covered are:
Abrasives; Absorbents/adsorbents; Accelerators/vulcanizers; Activators; Adhesion promoters; Algicides; Antiblocking agents; Anticaking agents; Anticoagulants; Anticrocking agents; Antidegradants; Antiflexcracking agents; Antiflooding agents; Antifog agents; Antifreeze agents; Antifrosting agents; Antigelling agents; Antipopping agents.; Antisagging agents; Antisettling agents; Antishrink agents; Antiskinning agents; Antislip agents; Antistats; Antistripping agents; Aromatics/fragrances; Binders; Bleaching agents; Blocking agents; Blowing agents; Bonding agents. ; Catalysts/Initiators; Chain extenders; Chelating agents; Chlorinating agent; Clarifiers/filter aids; Cloud pt . depressants; Clouding agents; Coagulation agents; Coalescing agents; Combustion promoters; Compatibilizers; Complexing agents; Conditioners/softeners; Cooling agents; Coupling agents; Creaming agents; Crosslinking agents; Curing agents; Deactivators; Dedusters; Dechlorinating agents; Deflocculants; Defluorination agents; Defluxing agents; De-icing agents; Deliming agents; Demulsifiers; Deodorizers; Desizing agents; Detackifiers; Dewatering agents; Dewebber/antiwebbers; Digestants/degradants; Disinfectant/sanitizers; Driers; Dyeing assistants; Dyes/colorants/pigments; Emollients; Enzymes; Extraction aids; Fermentation aids; Fibers; Film-formers; Fixatives; Flatting agents; Flocculants; Flotation agents; Flow control agents; Fluorination chemicals; Frothers; Fungicides; Gelling agents; Gloss aids/Sheen aids; Grinding aids; Hand modifiers; Hardeners/stiffeners; Herbicides; Homogenizers; Humectants; Hydrophobing agents; Hydrotropes; Inhibitors; Leveling agents; Lubricants/Release aids; Marproofing agents; Matte agents; Mercerizing agent; Metal passivators; Mildewcides; Modifiers; Moisture barriers/Regulators; Mordants/Mordant assistants; Nucleating agents; Opacifiers/Pearlescents; Optical brighteners; Oxidizing/Reducing agents; Oxygen scavengers; Penetrants/Saturants; Peptizing agents; Photosensitizers; PH adjusters; Pickling agents; Plasticizers/Flexibilizers; Polymer/Resin/Latex modifiers; Preservatives; Printing assistants; Processing aids; Propellants/Aerosols; Protective colloids; Reclaiming agents; Refrigerant; Scorch retarders; Sequestrants; Sizing agents; Slip agents; Smoke suppressants; Spreading agents; Stabilizers; Substantivity agent; Superfatting agents; Surface finishing agents; Tackifiers; Tanning agents/Fat liquors; Terminators; Uv absorbers; Vehicles/Carriers; Viscosity builders/modifiers; Water repellents; Wax additives
PART 4: MANUFACTURERS DIRECTORY- An alphabetical listing of the international chemical manufacturers of the trade name products and chemical components is provided in this section with detailed contact information