GenCeal® 8100 sulfonated Styrene Butadiene Latex Emulsion from Omnova Solutions Inc.

23 April 2012 by claire.smith

GenCeal® 8100 is a sulfonate styrene butadiene latex emulsion and forms a stiff, high gloss and tough film at temperatures above 35º C.  The main attributes are excellent stability in the presence of multivalent ions and excellent high temperature stability.  Applications include wallboard, external sheathing, cement additive, HTHP water based drilling muds, down well oilfield cementing and adhesive compounding.  Features include:

  • Excellent electrolyte stability when exposed to solutions containing high levels of mono (e.g. Na+ and K+) or multivalent ions (e.g. Ca+2  and Ba+2 )
  • Excellent stability above 300ºF (149ºC)


Solids, % by weight 41
Specific Gravity 1.05
pH 8.5
Brookfield Viscosity <150cps
Surface Tension (dynes/cm) 40
Particle Size Large
Glass Transition Temperature 20ºC


Mechanical Stability Excellent
Multivalent Ion Stability            Excellent
Shelf Life Excellent
Foam Low
Odour Low
Emulsifier Anionic

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