ANTIOXIDANT B Rod
B Rod is an excellent general purpose staining antioxidant. It confers very good heat resistance and good flex
cracking resistance. It disperses readily in rubber and does not bloom. It is used in automotive tubes, curing bags
and in mechanical rubber goods. B Rod is suitable for use in latex compounds. Typical dosage varies from 0.25 –
2.0 phr although in exceptional circumstances up to 3.0 phr may be used to confer high heat resistance without
bloom. It also possesses metal inhibition properties to some extent and recommended for cable insulations,
rubber to bra
ss bonding, hoses and latex foam, gloves & coir mattress compounds.
Storage and Handling
Stable indefinitely under normal storage conditions.No special precautions are necessary. Normal precautions to
avoid contact with skin and eyes should be followed. Skin contamination: Wash liberally with soap and water. In
case of contact with eyes rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.