Expancel Microspheres will provide an upgrade that nicely covers up any defects letting you get more use out of your genuine leather. The fine, uniform cell structure of our microspheres together with its low water absorption and low density will get the best out of your genuine leather, whether it be by adding Expancel to stucco or base coat.
Our microspheres will also give you more for less. To increase yields in genuine leather, use an unexpanded Expancel product to fill out cavities in the loose flanks of hides and skins.
|Product groups||Characteristics||Main applications|
|Expancel WU||Wet. Unexpanded||For waterborne applications: carpet underlays, printing inks, technical textiles and nonwovens plus more.|
|Expancel WE||Wet. Expanded||Solid content of about 15%, used in waterborne products. Great for paint and crack fillers, reflective coatings, leather finishing and more.|
|Expancel DE||Dry. Expanded||Used in products where no water can be added. Great for polyester putty, cultured marble, model-making board and more.|
|Expancel SL||Slurry, dispersed in water. Unexpanded||Used in applications like core board, box board, paper coatings and leather.|
We have an R&D organization with the capabilities and expertise to maximize the benefits of Expancel Microspheres in your application.