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Timo Hagemeister – Director Consumer Care, WACKER SILICONES

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WHAT VALUE DO SILICONES FROM WACKER BRING TO THE HOUSEHOLD FIELD?

Silicones offer multiple effects. In textiles, for example, silicone polymers provide a lubrication effect that reduces the friction between the skin and clothing. This gives the fabric a silky-smooth surface and a pleasant feel on the skin. Silicones are also water repellent. Added to the rinse cycle, silicone softeners impregnate clothes against water and water-borne dirt. Last but not least, silicones can be used as additives in polishes for floors, ceramics, leather or furniture. They protect all kinds of surfaces from environmental influences, enhance gloss and increase color depth. 

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