Benefits of Antioxidants
During their life cycle, adhesives or adhesives components can undergo degradation
as shown in the table below. Any one of the factors in the life cycle leads to an
undesirable change in physical properties of the unstabilized adhesives, creating
manufacturing problems, poor product appearance and reduction of adhesive strengh.
The role of antioxidants is to prevent or retard all these undesirable changes.
Main benefits of antioxidants like color stabilization,
retention of adhesive properties will preserve quality an performance
of adhesive formulations during all its life cycle, as illustrated in the figure