ADD SC 3001

Superhydrophobic Dispersion

ADD SC 3001 is a hydrophobically modified acrylic dispersion designed to formulate waterborne water repellent self-cleaning lotus effect exterior facade paints. The coatings formulate with this dispersion show excellent hydrophobicity with large contact angles and high water roll-off, excellent weatherability, good adhesion on various masonry substrates. The formulated paints show excellent recoatability at any time. ADD SC 3001 can be infinitely diluted with deionized water and compatible with commercially available emulsions/ PUD etc.

typical Applications

ADD SC 3001 is used for formulating waterborne exterior self-cleaning lotus effect paints. It can also be used to formulate hydrophobic coatings for paper, metal and wooden surfaces. ADD SC 3001 has excellent binding capacity can be used by replacing binders (Emulsion/PUD) in equal proportion.

Dosage: 10-20% in the formulation


Use proper protective equipment while handling. Contain solvents, use adequate ventilation during use. Avoid direct contact with skin and eyes. In case of contact, wash thoroughly with plenty of water and consult a physician if necessary.

Technical information

  • Appearance: Pale Yellow Translucent Liquid
  • Ph: 7-9
  • % Non-volatile content: 30±2
  • Viscosity: 1000-5000 cPs
  • Glass Transition temperature (Tg): 280C
  • Flash point: > 1000C
  • Dry time: Touch Dry: 1 - 2 Hours @ 250C
  • Recoat Time: 4 hours (minimum)
  • Packing: 200 kg drums
  • Shelf Life: 6 months in close packed container.