Huntsman Performance Products are a part of the Huntsman company, originally known for its innovation within speciality products and petrochemicals. Huntsman currently employs aproximately 16,000 people across multiple locations. Huntsman Performance Products is a leading producer of intermediate chemistries who are working with global customers to deliver solutions across multiple, diverse markets. Their groups of consumer-orientated products are predominantly based on amines, carbonates, surfactants and maleic anhydrides.
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Versatile, multi-functional molecules, usually exhibiting higher activity than amines and alcohols. The alkanolamines and their aqueous solutions will absorb carbon dioxide and hydrogen sulfide at lower temperatures and release the acid gases at higher temperatures. This forms the basis for processes which separate carbon dioxide and hydrogen sulfide from gas streams.
N-aminopropylmorpholine (APM) is a highly reactive, low viscosity amine that can be used as reactive diluent in epoxy products e.g. coatings and adhesives, depending on the functionality as a chain extender or cross-linking agent in resins and as an accelerator for slower curing amine containing systems.
JEFFAMINE® Polyetheramines are an extremely versatile product range used primarily in epoxy systems. Mainly used to increase flexibility, toughness, hydrophilicity or hydrophobicity (depending on the product used), they also offer various reactivities, good temperature stabilities, are essentially colourless and have a low viscosity.
JEFFOX® range are primarily used as an effective water soluble defoamer for concrete, also in metalworking applications as an excellent lubricant under high pressure suitable for formulating into metalworking fluids. JEFFOX® can be used as a lubricant on its own or as an additive in water-based metalworking fluids.
Used in the CASE, Metalworking and Homecare markets as an emulsifier and wetting agent; Morpholine also acts as an excellent corrosion inhibitor, especially in steam boiler systems. Has applications within water treatment as it is miscible with water as well as a large range of other organic solvents. DIGLYCOLAMINE® Agent is a 2-(2-aminoethoxy) ethanol which is used as a foam stabilizer, wetter, emulsifier and an amide in metalworking, personal care and electronics.
SURFONIC® SM sodium sulfonates can provide excellent emulsification and corrosion inhibition properties in industrial lubricant formulations such as metalworking fluids and hydraulic fluids. SURFONIC® SM are available across a range of molecular weights and are compatible with a wide range of mineral oils and synthetic base lubricants.