Melamine Formaldehyde Laminating Powder

Typical values Characteristics
Powder
White free flowing powder Appearance
0.5 ± 0.05 (gr/cm3) Bulk density
2 wt% Moisture content, max
50% Solution (1:1 liquid resin)
Transparent liquid Appearance
18 – 20 s Viscosity at 20 ºC (flow cup)
9 – 10 pH at 25 ºC
1.21 – 1.22 Specific gravity at 20 ºC
50 – 55 wt% Total solids content
70 – 80 sGel time at 100 ºC with hardener

0.5 ± 0.05

Melamine formaldehyde powdered resin is mixed in water and forms a transparent and solvent, water and scratch resistant layer on wood products. Decorative papers impregnated with this resin are used as the top layer of impregnation lines.

Applications

  • It is used as overlay layer in impregnation line of medium density fiberboard (MDF) and compact boards. The impregnated overlay papers in this resin are dried and then pressed on wood surface to form laminate.
  • This resin is used to laminate flooring, countertops, cabinetry, composites, surface coatings and textile finishing.

Storage life

6 months at 25 oC

Packaging

Laminated 25 kg PP bags