Alco Publishes New Brochure


CHATTANOOGA, TN—Alco Chemical has published a new brochure containing information about the company's patented Alcogum rheology modifiers. "Alcogum Grademaster Portfolio—Rheology Modifiers & Water Retention Additives" details rheology solutions that optimize paper, construction, coatings, adhesive, and textile processes as they build and stabilize viscosity; control flow properties by adjusting the rheology of coatings; increase water retention; stabilize surface aesthetic by controlling coating mobilization or placement; improve optical properties such as gloss, opacity, and brightness; and develop polymer networks that build coating structure.

Product families include Alcosperse low molecular weight dispersants, Alcogum preneutralized gum type thickeners, Alcogum alkali swellable polymers, Alcogum associative alkali swellable polymers, Structurecote biopolymers. For a free copy, call 800/251-1080, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit

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