Shin-Etsu Silicones of America, Inc.

Product Description

KR-480 is a methyl and phenyl containing silicone resin product. It has excellent compatibility with organic resins and can be used to imbue them with the features of silicones. It is a safer, more eco-friendly alternative to conventional antimony, halogen, and phosphate based fire retardants.

Product Features

  • Excellent compatibility with organic resins
  • Flame retardant properties when used as an organic resin modifier
  • White flake silicone resin

Typical Applications

  • Fire resistant resin modification. Contact a Shin-Etsu representative for more information.

Typical Properties

Product type (taxonomy term)Resins and Oligomers
KindMethyl/Phenyl Type Resin
Active %100

Note: Values are not for specification purposes.

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Since Shin-Etsu Silicones, Inc. cannot know all of the uses to which its products may be put or the conditions of use, it makes no warranties concerning the fitness or suitability of its products for a particular use or purpose. You should thoroughly test any proposed use of our products and independently conclude satisfactory performance in your application. Likewise, if the manner in which our products are used requires governmental approval or clearance, you must obtain it. Shin-Etsu Silicones, Inc. warrants only that its products will meet its specifications. There is no warranty of merchantability of fitness of use, nor any other expressed or implied warranties. The user's exclusive remedy and Shin-Etsu Silicones, Inc.'s sole liability is limited to refund of the price or replacement of any product shown to be otherwise than as warranted. Shin-Etsu Silicones, Inc. will not be liable for incidental or consequential damages of any kind. Suggestions of uses should not be taken as inducements to infringe any patents.