Applications

Adhesive

Adhesive

From paper and textiles to metal foil, Selvol™ Polyvinyl Alcohol is an invaluable adhesive additive or modifier.

Emulsion Polymerization

Emulsion Polymerization

Heat resistant, easy cleanup, and rapid setting speed, Selvol™ Polyvinyl Alcohol is an excellent emulsifying and dispersing agent.

Films & Packing

Films & Packing

Selvol™ Polyvinyl Alcohol and Selvol™ Ultiloc offer eco-friendly high-performance water soluble films for a variety of applications.

Oil Field Cementing

Oil Field Cementing

The world’s most commonly used fluid loss control additives for oil field cementing, Selvol™ Polyvinyl Alcohol and Selvol™ Premiol.

Paper

Paper

Selvol™ Polyvinyl Alcohol controls stickies, improves both dry and wet strength of paper, renders brighter paper, and improves print quality.

Textiles

Textiles

Better weavability, lower add-ons, decreased shed, and the best size stability, Selvol™ Polyvinyl Alcohol and Selvol™ Ultalux for textile warp sizing composition protects spun and filament yarn.

Building & Construction

Building & Construction

In cements, joint compounds, caulks, sealants, and so much more, Selvol™ Polyvinyl Alcohol delivers better binding power, thickening, and moisture retention to products used in construction and building.

Specialty Applications

Specialty Applications

With its unique properties, Selvol™ Polyvinyl Alcohol’s applications are endless-from detergents, seed coatings, sponges, dental adhesives, floor coatings, health and beauty, and so much more.

Personal Care

Personal Care

Selvol™ Ultalux polyvinyl alcohol cosmetic grades safely and effectively impart a range of functional attributes to hair, skin and color cosmetics formulations.