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BRB Silicone appoints KEMTAN AG for distribution in Switzerland


BRB International BV appoints KEMTAN AG Specialty Chemicals for sales distribution of silicone product portfolio for personal, home, car & industrial care, coatings and inks, food & beverage and plastic, rubber & composite industries in Switzerland as of January 1st, 2020.

BRB Silicone appoints Airedale Chemical for distribution in United Kingdom


BRB International BV appoints Airedale Chemical Company Limited for sales distribution of antifoam product portfolio for water treatment, food & beverage, fermentation, cleaning and agrochemical industries in United Kingdom as of November 13th 2019.

BRB Silicone appoints Newtrac Trading Ltd for distribution in Egypt


BRB ST Kimyasal, a full subsidiary of BRB International BV, appoints Newtrac Trading Ltd. for sales distribution of silicone product portfolio for paint & coatings and construction in Egypt as of October 1st, 2019.

Successful BRB APAC distributor meeting in Singapore


The first week of December, the APAC distributor meeting of the Lube oil Additives and Chemicals business unit took place in Singapore.

BRB launches new silicone resin BRB Siloen® SR 385FD for food release


BRB is proud to announce the official launch of BRB Siloen® SR 385FD, a medium hardness Methyl-Phenyl resin supplied at 50 % solid in xylene, designed to produce non-stick coating materials that in contact with foodstuff. It is suitable for non-sticking bakery pans (bread, rusks, biscuits, cakes, etc.) and non-stick coatings (toaster, grills, BBQs, etc).

BRB launches new silicone antifoam Akasil® Antifoam 3107


Akasil® Antifoam 3107 is an aromatic solvent based silicone antifoam with active content of 30%. It is a highly effective solvent based antifoam specifically designed for defoaming applications in refinery operations.

BRB launches new silane BRB Silanil® 164


BRB Silanil® 164, a reactive alkylalkoxysilane containing a long alkyl chain of -C16H33 (hexdecyl) and trimethoxysilyl inorganic group. The hexadecyl group of BRB Silanil® 164 is a hydrophobic hydrocarbon chain delivering excellent water repellency features, thus it is used to modify the surface of construction materials, e.g. concrete and inorganic masonry substrates, to form a protective surface surrounding inorganic particles. These long alkyl chains also improve the dispersability of fillers in organic paints and polymers when it is used as hydrophobizing agent on fillers which improved the mechanical properties.

BRB launches new silane BRB Silanil® 299


BRB Silanil® 299, a reactive alkoxysilane containing trimethoxysilyl inorganic group and phenyl group. It is easily hydrolyzed by water and moisture in the atmosphere by changing the trimethoxysilyl inorganic group into three reactive silanol groups which bond inorganic substances and also able to crosslink each other to from network or bigger molecule.  The phenyl group able to withstand oxidation and reduction and thus provides thermal stability and also hydrophobic character to the modified products. The hydrolysis reaction of phenyltrimethoxysilane is faster than phenyltriethoxysilane.

BRB at in-cosmetics Asia 2019


At in-cosmetics Asia 2019 in Bangkok, BRB will co-exhibit with our partner Forecus Thailand and continue to showcase new specialty silicones portfolio, with the support of new innovative formulations.

BRB at SEPAWA 2019


For the first attendance as exhibitor at SEPAWA, BRB Silicones will present its silicone portfolio for Car and Home Care as well as Personal Care markets.

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