Gels

A broad range of SEPTON™ products are a preferred material in the manufacture of gels. Thermoplastic gels are used in a variety of applications, ranging from industrial cable filling to padding. Kuraray elastomers can be used across a wide range of hardnesses. Characteristics like  low melt viscosity, excellent low temperature behavior and superior processability at a low shear rate, ensure unmatched processability and flexible gel compounds.


CHARACTERISTICS
  • Easy mixing and handling
  • Excellent clarity
  • Excellent compatibility with mineral oils
  • Food contact approval on many grades
  • Can be made into products ranging from rubbery gel to thixotropic grease
  • Can be made tacky or non-tacky
  • Can be cross-linked to give thermoset gels
APPLICATIONS
  • Cable filling for copper and fiber optic cables
  • Air fresheners
  • Candles
  • Gel padding
  • Ergonomic floor mats
  • Cosmetics
  • Orthopedic gels
GRADES
  • SEPTON™ 1000 Series
  • SEPTON™ 4000 Series
  • SEPTON™ J Series