Duravace(TM) FT-320 and Synthemul(R) 40-418 were formally unveiled as Reichhold's latest high-performance, environmentally-friendly technologies for the architectural coatings market.Duravace(TM) FT-320 is a second generation, zero-VOC, VAE ideal for interior flats and satins and exterior cementitious coatings.It features the highest solids content in the marketplace and exhibits excellent exterior durability, superior scrub resistance, excellent alkaline resistance for hot cement and stucco, good low-temperature touch up and freeze-thaw stability. Overall, Duravace FT-320 offers superior performance over vinyl acrylics and is more economical than conventional acrylics all with the added benefit of zero VOCs.
Synthemul(R) 40-418 is a 100 % acrylic latex designed for interior and exterior semi-gloss trim and wall coatings. It offers good block resistance and wet adhesion, very good stain resistance, excellent flow and leveling characteristics and good low-temperature touch-up. Synthemul 40-418 can also be formulated to meet 150 g/l VOC.