[Clariant GmbH, Germany] The European trademark for a series of polyvinyl acetate emulsions. Mowilith® emulsions are used as paint binders, coatings, and adhesives. Some of the Mowilith® types are:
-DMC2 - vinyl acetate / dibutyl maleate copolymer
-DM5 - vinyl acetate / acrylic ester copolymer
-DMVI - mixed with DM5 for adhesive lining of textiles
-DM-10 - ethylene vinyl acetate
Synonyms and Related Terms
° Clariant: Website
° J. Down, M.MacDonald, J.Te'treault, S.Williams, Adhesive Testing at the Canadian Conservation Institute-An Evaluation of Selected Poly(Vinyl acetate) and Acrylic Adhesives", Studies in Conservation 41:19-44, 1996.
° J. Leene, Adhesives for Textile Conservation. Butterworths, London, 1972.
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Book and Paper Group, Paper Conservation Catalog, AIC, 1984, 1989
- Marie Svoboda, Conservation Survey Index, unpublished, 1997
- Gordon Hanlon, contributed information, 1998
- Jane Down, Maureen MacDonald, Jean Te'treault, Scott Williams, Adhesive testing at the Canadian Conservation Institute-An evaluation of selected poly(vinyl acetate) and acrylic adhesives., Studies in Conservation, 41, 19-44, 1996