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Highly Fibrillated HDPE

SHORT STUFF® highly fibrillated HDPE is a unique form of polyolefin pulp having properties which offer many advantages over conventional products, such as fumed silica or cellulosics, in certain applications.  SHORT STUFF® can be used in coatings, block fillers, stucco, adhesives, putties, mastics, grouts, caulks, sealants, casting slurries, and more.  Due to its high efficiency, only a small percentage is required.

The advantages of using SHORT STUFF® fibrillated HDPE include:

  • Reduced cracking and shrinkage
  • Improved dimensional stability
  • Improved film formation
  • Highly effective particle suspension
  • Improved water resistance
  • Improved sag and slump resistance
  • Predictable shear thinning rheology
  • Reduces dusting from other products
  • Resists biological growth
  • Low oil absorption
  • Does not swell
  • Withstands high shear
  • Non-hazardous
  • Wet or dry mix application
  • Smooth or textured coatings
  • Hydrophilic or hydrophobic varieties available

The following literature about SHORT STUFF® fibrillated HDPE is available on line (click to view):

Brochure: SHORT STUFF® Fibrillated HDPE

SHORT STUFF® Safety Data Sheet

SHORT STUFF® Technical Data Sheet

Product Information: List of SHORT STUFF® Incompatible Solvents

Product Information: SHORT STUFF® Mixing Instructions

Product Information: SHORT STUFF® Shelf Life

Video: Proper Dry Mixing of SHORT STUFF®

Information About SHORT STUFF® as a Performance Enhancing Alternative to Fumed Silica

Suggested Formulations for Products Containing SHORT STUFF®


Locate a Distributor of SHORT STUFF®:
MiniFIBERS Authorized Distributors


Transportation Information:
Inland US NMFC Item Number: 68310 Sub 6
Inland US Freight Class: 100
Proper Shipping Name: Polyethylene Pulp
Harmonized Tariff Code: 3901.20


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