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PMMA Beads - Binders

Solutions Overview

A trusted partner for innovative polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) solutions, Trinseo can help you discover the possibilities of acrylic beads as binders. ALTUGLAS™ acrylic beads are widely used as binders to control the viscosity of formulations used in many varnishes, paints, adhesives, and acrylic stone (also called Solid Surface) by helping to improve compatibility or adhesion.

Our technical support team is there to help drive your innovation and deliver solutions for your materials challenges. ALTUGLAS™ acrylic beads can be used for a wide range of applications due to its unique performance properties that help you reimagine your materials limits. From texture and surface effects to weatherability and scratch resistance, our PMMA beads can take your ideas further.

Bold Solutions for Binders Applications

Paint and Coatings

Compatible with waterborne or solvent borne formulations, our acrylic beads deliver unique aesthetic properties to add texturing and surface effect, while offering a more sustainable footprint by lowering VOC emissions and decreasing styrene content.

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Building and Construction

Essential for your cast polymers composition, our ALTUGLAS™ acrylic beads improve solid surface properties due to its key performance properties of aesthetic surface effect, UV resistance, and weatherability.


ALTUGLAS™ beads offer you a way to innovate when added as a key ingredient to your formulation due to its unique aesthetic and viscosity control properties.



Our acrylic beads in cyanoacrylate adhesives offer you an innovative solution to manage your formulations thanks to its viscosity control and weatherability.

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From design to manufacturing, we'll work hand in hand with you to determine solutions unique to the needs of your business.