Alternate Names: Minugel Attapulgite
"Acti-Gel 208" and "Minugel" are both trademark names used by different subsidiaries, Active Minerals Co. & Floridin, of ITC. Both are derived from the same attapulgite mine in Florida but Acti-Gel is much more highly refined than Minugel....mostly it has less quartz & calcite. Acti-Gel is also formulated to contain a small-% of a proprietary poly(acrylate)similar to Darvan or Dispex. The high degree of refining plus the dispersant adsorbed on the product give this product it's self-dispersing characteristics.
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Attapulgite is a magnesium aluminum silicate clay of very fine particle size. It is also known as Fullers Earth and is closely related to Sepiolite mineral. Unlike bentonite (or montmorillonite) attap...
In Bound Links
Antigel 208, Actigel Attapulgite