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BURGESS NO. 50 is a high brightness, fine particle size calcined kaolin that is an excellent extender of TiO2 in coatings or polymeric systems. BURGESS NO. 50 facilitates reduction of prime pigment while maintaining opacity, whiteness, and tint strength of coatings and retention of physical properties in filled polymeric systems.
BURGESS NO. 50 is also suitable for use in polishes or other end uses in which excellent dispersion and low 325 mesh residue are required.
GE Brightness % 93.0
325 Mesh Residue % 0.002
Average Particle Size Sedigraph 0.75 μ
Free Moisture % Max 0.5
Specific Gravity 2.63
Refractive Index 1.62
pH (20% Solids) 5.5
Silica (SiO2) % 51.0 – 52.4
Alumina (Al2O3) % 42.1 – 44.3
Iron Oxide (Fe2O3) % Trace
Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) % 1.56 – 2.50
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