As its name, stone wool made from stone which molten in high temperature furnace to become fibres by spinning or drawing. Its ability as high temperature resistant and water repellant material come from its high density, make stone wool used in various application, from steam pipe heat insulator, sound absorber and fireproof material in buildings, automotive parts until growth media in hydroponics industries.
Many application of stone wool need resin as binder , and phenolic formaldehyde is a well known and preferred binder.
Dovechem produce phenolic type resin for stone wool binder, with high water dilutability and low free formaldehyde content.
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