Metal Surface Treatment Additives

Metal Surface Treatment Additives

Pilot Chemical's metal treatment chemistries include our D-300 (4-sulfophthalic acid), an aluminum anodizing agent and employed in many other metal finishing applications.

Chemical Overview

Aristonate® VH-2

Very High Molecular Wt. Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate (MW=500)

Offers very strong and extraordinary corrosion inhibitor for metal parts exposed to water, such as high water based coolants and hydraulic fluids, drawing compounds, cutting oils and simple soluble oils. Provides maximum part adhesion during machining.

Calsoft® F-90

Sodium Linear Alkyl Benzene Sulfonate

High active, high purity flake used for dry and wet compounding of all-purpose cleaners, heavy-duty laundry powders, scouring pads.

Calsoft® LAS-99

Linear Alkyl Benzene Sulfonic Acid

High active acid for neutralization to high purity sulfonates which are used in cleaning, stripping, wetting and foaming applications. CFR 21 and 40 approved. U.S. EPA DfE approved, listed with CleanGredients.

D-300 Concentrate

4 Sulfophthalic Acid

Very special and unique sulfonic acid that finds application as a cataylst, corrosion inhibitor, chemical intermediate and is the primary electrolytic bath additive in the Duranodic® aluminum anodizing process.

Pilot® DABSA

Alkyl Aryl Sulfonic Acid

High molecular weight sulfonic acid for neutralization to speciality sulfonates.

Pilot® EM-99

Branched Alkylbenzene Sulfonic Acid

High-active and very stabile sulfonic acid that is perfect for conversion to calcium salts.