Melamine Formaldehyde Laminating Resin

Typical values Characteristics
Clear and colorless liquid Appearance
80 – 120 mPa.s Viscosity at 25 ºC
9 – 10 pH at 25 ºC
1.21 – 1.22 Specific gravity at 20 ºC
70 – 80 s Gel time at 100 ºC with hardener
50 – 55 wt% Total solids content

Melamine formaldehyde resin forms a transparent and solvent, water and scratch resistant layer on wood products. Decorative papers impregnated with this resin are 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

20 days at 25 oC

Packaging

20 Liters HDPE plastic drums and 20 – 22 MT stainless steel tanks