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Co Boro-Acylate - VALIREX Co 18 BORO D60

Co Boro-Acylate - VALIREX Co 18 BORO D60

Cobalt Drier with 18% Metal Content for Paints & Coatings

VALIREX Co 18 BORO D60 is a cobalt based metal carboxylate with 18% Co, dissolved in D60. Thanks to the trivalent boron compound more cobalt can be bound in one molecule. The product is used as primary drier in paints and coatings. Typically, the cobalt drier is added at 0,05 phr (parts per hundred resin).

Technical Specifications of Cobalt Boro-Acylate - VALIREX Co 18 BORO D60

Physical Appearance




Metal Content

18% cobalt


Dearomatized hydrocarbon mixture with a flash point of 60° Celsius.

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Applications - Paint Drier

(Primary) Drier/siccative for paints & coatings

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Ali Atak

Ali Atak

Application Manager Inks, Coatings, Composites