Geometal® aluminium glitter
Applications: - plastics - coatings - inks
Geometal® glitter are brilliantly coloured particles of precision cut aluminium foil. Geometal® is used as a colour flake in different types of masterbatches such as PP, PE and ABS. Well known applications are household equipments such as water heaters, coffee machines, waste baskets, tooth brushes and electric razors.
In ABS plastics Geometal® is used in dash boards to create metallic sparkling effects. Geometal® is also commonly used in solvent based coatings, PVC flooring and wall papers to add a touch of sparkle and catch the consumer's eye.
With aluminium glitter a variety of special effects can be achieved from metallic silver to marble black. GEOTECH produces 10 different colours of aluminium Geometal® glitter. The main characteristics of these glitter are high temperature and good solvent resistance.
Geometal® aluminium glitter are cutted out of a 12 micron thick epoxy coated foil. Each colour is available in particle sizes from 100 µm (0.004 inch) up to 2 mm.
Geometal® glitter are heat stable up to approx. 240 degrees Celsius.