Channel: Sealants
High-performance contributor to IG efficiency

2003-11-10 | Sealants

There are different types of insulating glass sealant available on the market, all meeting the requirements of sealant manufacturers as well as IG unit users. Among these products, sealants based on polysulphide polymers have a leading position because of their low viscosity, fast curing, insensitivity to mixing failures and rapid adhesion. These processing properties, virtually tailor-made for IG applications, have contributed to the success of polysulphide-based IG sealants. This article details the evolution, applications and properties of this vital IG unit component.

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