Reade offers hydrophilic bentonite Nanoclay. H2Al2O6Si
Nanoclays are used to slow the progress of water through soil or rocks and in drilling muds to give the water greater viscosity. Nanoclays are the most commonly used commercial additive for preparing nanocomposites, accounting for nearly 80% of the volume. They are used as an absorbent to purify and decolor liquids, as a filler in paper and rubber, and as a base for cosmetics and medicines.
Nanoclay Powder TSCA (SARA Title III) Status: Listed. For further information, please call the EPA, Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP) at 202-564-2902. CAS Number: 1302-78-9