Filco Sizing and binders for fibre reinforcement
The FILCO line consists of products used in the treatment of reinforcing fibres for composites: all reinforcing fibres, whether in glass, carbon, basalt or other materials, require a specific surface treatment, to enable to function effectively in the composite.
FILCO products can be categorized into:
• Waterborne resin dispersions of different chemistry (polyester, epoxy, polyurethane and hybrid) used as film-formers in the formulation of reinforcing fibre sizing
• additives for the formulation of reinforcing fibre sizing
• polyester powders used as mat binders, which can be powder soluble (CSM binders) or powder insoluble (CFM binders)