Melamine Formaldehyde
 Methylated Melamine
 Phenolic Novolacs - General
 Phenolic Novolacs - Cresol
 Phenolic Novolacs - High Purity
 Phenolic Novolacs - Powders
 Felt Bonding
 Wood Molding
 Phenolic Resoles
 Phenolic - Specialties
 Phenolic - Alkylated
 Urea Formaldehyde

Phenolic Resins for Industrial Applications

Bakelite® Cellobond®  Durite®   Rutaphen®

Momentive's novolac powder materials are the binding agents of choice in a variety of industrial applications such as:


Powder resins are essentially modified or unmodified solid phenolic novolacs that are ground with the crosslinking agent, mainly hexamethylenetetramine ("hexa"), to a powder consistency and mixed with other additives depending on the application needs.  


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 Handling Solid Products

Momentive Specialty Chemicals solid products, including but not limited to powder and flake resin products, can be combustible and present a fire or explosion hazard under certain conditions (including but not limited to when dusts are finely divided and suspended in air, and/or allowed to accumulate on surfaces). Buyer shall comply with all laws, regulations and standards applicable to the possession, handling and use of all solid products by Buyer, including but not limited to National Fire Protection Association Standard 654, and other national guidance, and shall defend, indemnify and hold Seller harmless from and against all claims, liabilities, attorneys’ fees, costs and expenses (including but not limited to those relating to injury to or death of Buyer’s employees) arising from or connected with the possession, handling, processing or use of the products by Buyer or others.


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Phenolic Specialty Resins 1800 Meidinger Tower Louisville, KY 40202 USA

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