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 (ăn′tē-stăt′ĭk, ăn′tī-) also an·ti·stat (-stăt′)
Preventing or inhibiting the buildup of static electricity.

an′ti·stat′ic, an′ti·stat′ n.


(General Physics) (of a substance, textile, etc) retaining sufficient moisture to provide a conducting path, thus avoiding the effects of static electricity


(ˌæn tiˈstæt ɪk, ˌæn taɪ-)

pertaining to a substance or procedure that inhibits the accumulation of static electricity, as on textiles, phonograph records, or paper products.


[ˈæntɪˈstætɪk] ADJantiestático


[ˌæntɪsˈtætɪk] adjantistatico/a
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It may also be used as an antistatic agent for products where it is important to control static electricity, such as vehicle gas caps and fuel pipes.
The special resin bond system and antistatic agent help resist loading and increase belt life.
Plenty of studies have reported that existing methods to avoid static electricity in polymers commonly include two ways: one is adding antistatic agent and mixing conductive fillers such as carbon black [4], graphite [5], carbon nanotubes [6], as well as inorganic salt [7]; the other one is the surface modification of materials such as surface radiation and spreading conductive coating [8], Both of them are often adopted to reduce the surface resistivity of PUs.
Components are FDA-approved for food-contact applications and can be used as a release agent inherent in its functions as an antistatic agent.
The additive may be a colorant, opacifier, fiavorant, perfume, anti-microbial, fungicide, antioxidant, protein, enzyme, antiblocking agent, antistatic agent, antifog agent, slip agent, light stabilizer, light absorber, process aid, release agent, a reactive indicator compound, or taggant.
Herbst and Kolb have developed cable insulation with improved resistance to water-tree formation consisting of a) a crosslinked polyethylene, b) a sulfur-containing phenolic antioxidant, c) a migrating antistatic agent, and d) an organic peroxide.
Aluminum oxide C pyrogenic alumina is an antistatic agent for granular plastics.
tables of 85 cms x 145 cm, for 6 people, with white resin antistatic agent and anti uv protected by type sain absorvente moritz
It includes a non-phosphite antioxidant, an acid scavenger, an antistatic agent, and a nucleating agent.
The filaments consist of crystalline polypropylene homopolymer that has a melting point of about 168[degrees]C or a crystalline polypropylene homopolymer with at least one additive that is a pigment, process aid, flame retardant, heat stabilizer, light stabilizer, antimicrobial agent, electrically conductive material, antistatic agent or stain resisting agent.
Akzo Nobel has introduced Armostat 2002, an LDA antistatic agent in pellet form, which is said to provide a significantly reduced tendency for caking.
For such devices to work properly, an antistatic agent must be sprayed on the plastic parts.