Trinity Resources - Your Talc & Kaolin Alternative

New TiO2 Extender Available

(Press Release) Coatings Show 2012

Trinity Resources Ltd – Newfoundland – announces the introduction of a new series of functional fillers for the coatings industry.

ALTIFIL™, ALTIPLUS™ and ALTIBRIGHT™ are produced by Trinity Resources and available for the coatings industry worldwide. Produced from the mineral pyrophyllite (hydrous aluminum silicate) these products have the same monoclinic crystal structure as talc (hydrous magnesium silicate).

Trinity’s asbestos free products are offered in a range of Hegman Sizes (4, 5, 6). Able to reduce TiO2 usage by up to 20% in our 6 Hegman series, our products also offer the ability to offset Kaolin, Talc and Nepheline Syenite in various formulations.

Properties

  • High Dry brightness 92-96
  • High Wet Brightness
  • Excellent Dry Hide and Wet Hide
  • Extend TiO2 by up to 20%
  • Tint Strength
  • UV Resistance
  • Burnish Resistance
  • Scrub and Ink test control
  • Washability
  • Offset Nepheline Syenite, Talc, Kaolin
  • Maintain PH stability
  • Ease of dispersion

 

Uses

With easy dispersion all of our products are suitable for Latex or Alkyd based coating systems.

ALTIFIL™ – offers lower oil absorption and higher degree of scrub resistance. Ideal for industrial coatings.
ALTIPLUS™ – offers excellent wet and dry hide results, ideal for latex systems where offsetting talc, kaolin and nepheline syenite can reduce costs and improve your filler package.
ALTIBRIGHT™ – able to extend TiO2 by up to 20%.

 

Availability

Products are available in 50lb bags up to super sacs.

  • ALTIFIL™ TM 675, 445, 330
  • ALTIPLUS™ TM C310, C406, C404, C504
  • ALTIBRIGHT™ TM 2400

Products are available from our current Stocking Distributors:

  • Canada – Brenntag Specialty Chemical
  • Mid-West US – Strauch Chemical Distributors

 

Contact Information for Technical Data Bulletins and MSDS

Trinity Resources Ltd
250 Minerals Road
Conception Bay South
NL A1W 5A2
Phone 709-834-2186
Fax 709-834-8856
sales@trinityresources.ca
www.trinityresources.ca