Fluids for paints, coatings and inks

A broad portfolio of hydrocarbon and oxygenated fluids allows customers to tailor their paint, coating and ink formulations for peak performance, meet anticipated market needs and satisfy increasingly stringent regulatory requirements.

Decorative paints and coatings
For decorative paints and coatings, ExxonMobil Chemical’s dearomatized Exxsol™   and isoparaffinic Isopar™  fluids are user-friendly alternatives to white spirits and kerosene fractions that:

  • Improve working conditions
  • Eliminate strong odors (Isopar is virtually odor-free)
  • Simplify storage and labeling
  • Deliver consistent quality and performance
  • Improve cost-benefit ratios

 These features translate to performance benefits that matter to industrial users and do-it-yourselfers.

  • Increased coverage
  • Better durability
  • Ease of application

Industrial paints and coatings
In industrial paints and coatings applications, Solvesso™ fluids (known as ExxonMobil™ aromatic fluids in the U.S.), ExxonMobil™ methyl ethyl ketone (MEK) fluid and ExxonMobil™ isopropyl alcohol (IPA) fluid serve as trusted, effective and strong solvents for various resins.

Inks
We offer a full range of Exx-Print™ fluids for offset printing applications to deliver the desired print quality and required printing press performance parameters.

  • >100 grades of hydrocarbon and oxygenated fluids
  • Carbon number distribution: C5-C20
  • Safe-use advice
  • Formulation upgrade
  • Product quality follow-up

Through all stages: from design, manufacturing to product use and disposal