Dehydration and water scavenging

Silanes can act as water scavengers.

Silanes can act as water scavengers.
Silanes can act as water scavengers.

Methoxyfunctional silanes such as vinyltrimethoxy and alkyltrimethoxy silanes are typically used as water scavengers in moisture-cured polymers.

BENEFITS

  • Improved package stability
  • Prevention of premature cure during compounding

Applications