Rhodoline® OTE Series maximizes open-time


Rhodoline® OTE Series is a range of APE- and solvent-free open-time additives for low- to VOC-free waterborne paints, coatings, inks and adhesives.

Rhodoline® OTE Series improves open-time in low- to VOC-free waterborne paints and can be utilized in various formulations ranging from low- to high-gloss paints.


Rhodoline® OTE Series benefits

  • Longer workability
  • Better film appearance
  • Better applicability
  • Better flow and leveling
  • Perfect for ecofriendly paint
  • Improves indoor air quality
  • Maintains and improves other performances in paint


Rhodoline® OTE Series involves a “patented hydrophobe technology” that slows latex particle-to particle contact during the drying process to delay initial coalescence. 


Rhodoline® OTE Series features and benefits

Rhodoline® OTE Series sustainable additives for:

  • Extending open-time

  • Enabling design of low- to zero-VOC coating formulations

  • APE-free

  • Very low VOC and low SVOC

  • Ecolabel compliance

  • Low odor

  • Versatile utility of binders: acrylic, styrene acrylic, vinyl acetate, VEOVA

  • Reducing and/or eliminating wetting agents

  • Electrosteric stabilization

  • Alternative to glycols