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Barifine® BF-1

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Barifine® BF-1 is a highly transparent, chemically inert ultrafine barium sulfate that is a part of KOWA's Barifine® Series. This product provides haze-free gloss and highly smooth film by its hyper filling effect for solvent-born paint. Barifine® encapsulated pigment particles maximize their original brightness. Some recommended uses of this product are automotive topcoat, automotive surfacer, appliance coatings, inks, and plastics.


Kowa American Corporation offers a wide variety of products for the coating, ink and Adhesive markets. Our original product line consists of the largest selection of Acrylate, Methacrylate, Acrylamide and specialty monomers available anywhere. We have since branched out to offering a variety of highly specialized products such as acrylic microparticles, Hexamethylene diisocyanate (HDI) products, micronized barium sulfate and TiO2, and aliphatic anhydrides. We also do custom sourcing or manufacturing for hard to find industrial chemicals.

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