UVASORB® MET is a safe and effective oil-soluble UV-filter with a broad-spectrum absorbance ranging between 270 and 350 nm. It has excellent photochemical and heat stability. It is used in formulating air fresheners to protect colours and fragrances. It is frequently used in combination with other UV-filters. UVASORB®MET has an excellent solubility in aromatic solvents and in some polar solvents. It is slightly soluble in alcohols whereas it is practically insoluble in water. ——– UVASORB® MET is an absorber of ultraviolet light, belonging to the class of compounds known as benzophenone derivatives; its absorption spectrum ranges from 270 to 380 nm with two maxima of absorbance at 288 and 327 nm. UVASORB® MET is thermally stable and is compatible with a broad range of binders, normally used in coating formulations

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Coatings & Surfaces, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Plastic Additives


Building & Construction, Makeup, OTC Sun Care, Paints


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Acrylics, Cellulosics, Epoxy Resins, Polyacetals, Polyesters, Polystyrenes, Polyurethanes, Polyvinyl Acetate

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