Mineral: Microcrystalline Silica
In APAC and the US, Sibelco’s micro-crystalline silica products are used in compounding silicone rubber.
Microcrystalline silica is made from alpha-quartz, a polymorph of quartz in which the crystals are small to the extent that they are only visible under high magnification.
For further information on microcrystalline silica please visit the page of the tool with the name “Quartz”.
Production Location: Elco, Illinious USA
Application: Provides good thermal properties in a cost-effective way
Functionality: Performance, Cost-reduction