December 2019 Issue

MCTRON proudly announces the issuance of a new patent for PermaPel® emulsion polymer technology

In July of 2019 the USPTO allowed MCTRON Technologies a composition of matter patent on PermaPel® polymer technology and includes its use in filled coatings and substrate treatments, said composition with fillers (talc, kaolin, CaCO3, etc.), substrates treated with the aforementioned and substrates treated so as to improve contact angle. A Notice of Allowance from…


PermaPel GA series polymers provide a number of advantages to formulators

PermaPel® GA series products are “surfactant free” versions that are FDA compliant with FDA 176.170 and 176.180, and produced in an extra-fine particle size for better film formation. The PermaPel® GA series is available across a broad Tg range and can be “dry fill” formulated to achieve desired properties and meet processing needs. PermaPel® GA…


MCTRON’s MaxxBreak® 4 Developed for Use with PermaPel® Polymers

MaxxBreak® 4 is a mineral oil free product for a wide range of industrial coatings applications. It is particularly effective in latex paints, adhesives, flexo inks and paper coatings. MaxxBreak® 4 is highly effective in formulations containing styrene butadiene, acrylic, Neoprene, polyvinyl acetate, acetoxylated polyethylene and other latexes. It is also effective in water-based inks,…