2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate (2-EHA) is insoluble in water but also less dense than water. It has a sweet pleasant odor, is clear and color less.
Building blocks for polymer manufacturing and as a feedstock for chemical synthesis. Appearance: clear and colorless Physical Form: liquid Odor: sweet Molar Mass: 184.3 Assay (Gas chromatography) - min 99.6% Water Content (ASTM E 203) - max. 0.05% Acid Content (ASTM D 1613) - max. 0.009% Color on despatch (ASTM D 1209) - max. 10 Standard Stabilization (ASTM D 3125) 15+/- 5ppm MEHQ Readily undergoes addition reactions
White powder that is used in conjunction with styrenated resins to form pigments and agricultural chemicals.
Eastman™ AAA is often used as an intermediate to manufacture pigments, dyes, and fungicides. When used as a copromoter can be blended with DMAA at a 70/30 (DMAA/AAA) ratio resulting in superior performance compared to DMA in equal concentrations in resins utilizing neopentyl glycol. Appearance: White to off-white powder Assay: 99.8% Specific gravity @ 20°C/20°C: 1.26 Flash point open cup: 167°C (332°F) Flash point closed cup: 150°C (302°F) Fire point: 178°C (352°F) CAS: 102-01-2 Low color and toxicity as a copromoter Accelerates reactions in polyester resins and pigment manufacturing Good performance in producing yellow pigments Used as an intermediate for pigments, dyes, paints, graphic arts and agricultural chemicals. AAA is also used as a co-promoter for unsaturated polyesters.
Low solution viscosity with excellent solubility, adjust final pH to 6-7 to improve stability.
Eastman™ AAEM is a methacrylic monomer used in high-solid acrylic resins and acrylic emulsion formulations resulting in lower VOC emissions. This product is commonly used to react with amines and hydrazides to make monomers for self-crosslinkable, room temperature cure acrylic emulsions. Appearance: Clear, light yellow liquid Viscosity @ 25°C: 6.9 cP Flash point: 134°C (273°F) Specific gravity @ 25°C/25°C: 1.12 AAEM: 95.0 wt % min HEMA: 4.0 wt % max Methacrylic acid: 0.5 wt % max CAS: 21282-97-3 Excellent flexibility and corrosion resistance Reduces viscosity in resins for lower VOC emissions Improves adhesion to metal substrates Used in applications such as automotive oems, polymers and plastics.
Excellent thermal stability for lower resin color and good humidity resistance.
Eastman™ CHDA HP is a cycloaliphatic diacid that offers many benefits to polyester resins for coatings and fiberglass-reinforced plastics. CHDA is approved in US and Europe for use in polyester resins to be used in food contact coatings. Appearance: White to off-white powder Viscosity @ 25°C: 6.9 cP Flash point: 235°C (455°F) Melting point: 164-167°C (327-333°F) Specific gravity @ 20°C/20°C: 1.38 Solubility in water @ 20°C: 1 wt% CAS: 1076-97-7 Rapid esterification Low resin color Harness and flexibility blaance Improved corrosion and stain resistance Better hydrolytic stability Great gloss retention and prevents yellowing Used in polyester resins for coatings and fiberglass-reinforced plastics. Can also be used in improving performance in waterborne, high solids, powder coatings, and coil coating applications.
Offered white waxy solid form. Requires a hot room or drum heater to melt the contents for removal.
Eastman™ CHDM-D is a cycloaliphatic glycol used to make saturated and unsaturated polyester resins. It is often used in conjunction with Eastman NPG™ as a glycol modifier for resins. Appearance: White waxy solid Viscosity @ 23°C: 877 cP Flash point: 167°C (333°F) Boiling point: 284-288°C (543-550°F) Melting point: 41-61°C (106-142°F) Specific gravity @ 20°C/20°C: 1.02 CAS: 105-08-8 Hardness and Flexibility balance High crystallinity Excellent humidity and corrosion resistance Good heat resistance Highly reactive hydroxyl groups Rapid esterification and cure Used in many applications such as building materials, coil coatings, contruction chemicals, machinery coatings, paints, drink packaging, polymer modification, and protective coatings.
In solution of approximately 90% by weight CHDM-D and 10% water. Solution is liquid at room temperature for easier handling.
Eastman™ CHDM-D90 is a cycloaliphatic glycol in liquid form at room temperature. Used mostly to make saturated and unsaturated polyester resins. The 10 weight percent water in CHDM-D90 is removed during heating of the resin reaction process. Can also be used as a glycol modifier with Eastman NPG™ for resins. Appearance: Slightly hazy liquid Viscosity @ 23°C: 915 cP Flash point: 167°C (333°F) Boiling point: 284-288°C (543-550°F) Melting point: 41-61°C (106-142°F) Specific gravity @ 20°C/20°C: 1.02 CAS: 105-08-9 (90%) CAS: 7732-18-5 (10%) Hardness and flexibility balance High crystallinity Excellent humidity and corrosion resistance Good heat resistance Highly reactive hydroxyl groups Rapid esterification and cure Used in many applications such as automotive coatings, paints, industrial coatings, protective coatings, and process additives.
Liquid containing 20% water, used as a general-purpose copromoter for many unsaturated polyester formulations.
Eastman™ DMAA (N-Dimethylacetoacetamide) is a low color generating copromotor in many resin based formulations. It has shown better performance compared with DMA as a copromoter at equivalent treat rates in PG, NPG, and other glycols. Appearance: Liquid Assay: 79-83 wt% Specific gravity @ 20°C/20°C: 1.06 Flash point open cup: 122°C (252°F) Water: 17-21 wt% Molecular weight: 129.2 CAS: 2044-64-6 Low color and toxicity Easy handling with liquid form Used as a copromoter for paints and coatings and intermediate manufacturing for agricultural chemicals.
Tautomer at room temperature, its a colorless liquid with a fruity odor.
Eastman™ EAA consists of 8% enol and 92% keto commonly used as a low color-generating copromoter to formulate unsaturated polyester resins. It is soluble in common organic solvents and water to fit many application needs. Appearance: Liquid Molecular weight: 130.14 cP Flash point: 68°C (157°F) Boiling point: 180.8°C (357.4°F) Melting point: -45°C Specific gravity @ 20°C/20°C: 1.03 CAS: 105-45-3 Kosher certified Fruity odor Low color Readily soluble in styrenated resins Used as a copromoter in paints and coatings and used as an intermediate for herbicides and insecticides.
A low viscosity, low molecular weight methyl methacrylate/n-butyl methacrylate copolymer for low VOC applications.
Elvacite® thermoplastic acrylic resin copolymers or polymers are seen in solvent-applied high-quality coatings. Due to the wide range of attributes, Elvacite® is suitable for numerous applications. Glass transition temperature (°C): 54 Molecular weight: 32,000 Form: Spherical beads Specific gravity: 1.13 Inherent viscosity b: 0.150 - 0.165 Acid number: 3.5 Moisture (% max): 0.50 Low VOC applications Clear, translucent or pigmented metal coatings
viscosity resin for coatings, inks, and adhesives.
Similar to Elvacite® 2016 but yields clear solutions in acetone. Elvacite® 4149 is a low molecular weight methyl methacrylate / n-butyl methacrylate copolymer. Elvacite® 4149 works well in clear, translucent or pigmented metal lacquers. It is a quick dissolving, low...
Elvacite® thermoplastic acrylic resin copolymers or polymers are seen in solvent-applied high-quality coatings. Due to the wide range of attributes, Elvacite® is suitable for numerous applications. Appearance: Solid bead Glass transition temp, onset: 50°C Molecular weight (Mw): 60,000 Acid number: 3.5 Inherent viscosity: 0.230 - 0.255 % Moisture: 0.50 (max) % Methacrylic acid: 0.50 - 0.70 High solids Low VOC coatings Acetone solubility Chemical resistant UV stability (non-yellowing / color retention) Protect substrate from UV degradation and plasticizer migration Used as the primary resin for primer coats, color coats protective topcoats for electronics / computers, films, plastic parts, upholstery, tarps, binders, seating, wallpaper, labels (branding), hot stamp foils
Specifically designed to improve metal adhesion, Elvacite® 4347 will work with unprimed and untreated metals.
Elvacite® thermoplastic acrylic resin copolymers or polymers are seen in solvent-applied high-quality coatings. Due to the wide range of attributes, Elvacite® is suitable for numerous applications. Appearance: White, non-dusting beads Glass transition temp, onset: 50°C Molecular weight: 140,,000 Acid Value: 7.5 mg KOH/g Solubility Parameter: 9.3 Provides excellent metal adhesion Soluble in common solvents Toughness and outdoor durability Flexibility
Free-flowing nuggets in bags that have good resistance to caking.
Eastman™ HPHP is a difunctional ester-glycol used for manufacturing polyester resins for coil, powder, and automotive coatings. Similar to properties of NPG and can act as a modifier to enhance coating film properties. Appearance: White, irregularly shaped crystalline nuggets Molecular weight: 204.27 Melting point: 45-50°C (114.8-122°F) Flash point: 161°C (322°F) Boiling point @ 760 mm Hg: 293°C (495.4°F) Specific gravity @ 55°C/20°C: 1.01 CAS: 1115-20-4 Reduced resin crystallinity Lower resin Tg Improved melt flow in powder coatings Improved coating flexibility Maintains good weathering of NPG Reduces aromatic content Used for automotive primer surfaces and coil coating applications due to its ability to prevent chip resistance and increase exterior durability.
Most optically clear of all Lucite® high molecular weight methyl methacrylate homopolymers.
Lucite® high-quality acrylic resins are designed with exact chemical properties to meet customer's needs. The production process results in pure resin that is optically pleasing. Products are seen in thousands of applications globally. Appearance: beads Rockwell Hardness (M Scale): 81 % Liminance Transmittance (0.12, 3.2mm): 92 Tensile Strength @ 23°C, 50% RH (MPa): 54 Exceptional gloss Very high surface abrasion resistance and hardness Sparkle Crystal Clarity Outstanding Ultraviolet Light Resistance Excellent Resistance to Water, Alcohol, Dilute Acids and Alkalis, Chemical Fumes and Corrosive and Oxidizing Environments
Copromoter for unsaturated polyesters, typically used in pharmaceuticals, fragrances and pesticides.
Eastman™ MAA (Methyl Acetoacetate) is a colorless liquid used mostly as an intermediate for agricultural and pharmaceutical chemicals. MAA develops desirable hardness more rapidly than resins copromoted with DMA at equivalent treat rates. Appearance: Liquid Molecular weight: 116.1 Flash point: 74°C (165°F) Boiling point: 166°C (331°F) Melting point: -55°C Specific gravity @ 20°C/20°C: 1.078 CAS: 105-45-3 Low toxicity Low viscosity Extended gel time compared with DMA Does not impart brown color to polyesters compared to amine promoters Readily soluble in styrenated resins Used as a process solvent and intermediate manufacturing for herbicides, insecticides, and pharmaceutical chemicals.
Methyl acrylate (MA) is an enoate ester. It's a volatile colorless liquid with a flash point of 27°F.
Building block for polymer manufacturing and chemical manufacturing. Appearance: clear and colorless Physical Form: liquid Odor: penetrating Molar Mass: 86 Assay (Gas chromatography) - min 99.8% Water Content (ASTM E 203) - max. 0.05% Acid Content (ASTM D 1613) - max. 0.009% Color on despatch (ASTM D 1209) - max. 10 Standard Stabilization (ASTM D 3125) 15+/- 5ppm MEHQ Readily undergoes addition reactions with a wide variety of organic and inorganic compounds Can be used as moisture barrier for latex formulations
Provides excellent weathering and fluidization characteristics.
Eastman NPG™ platelets is a glycol commonly used for high-quality polyester resins for industrial coatings and fiberglass-reinforced plastics. It can be used as the sole glycol component or used in conjunction with other modifiers to achieve your desired properties. It can be used for food contact coatings in the United States under feral food additive regulations. Appearance: White platelets Molecular weight: 104.15 Crystallization point: 31°C (88°F) Melting point: 124-130°C (255-266°F) Boiling point: 210°C (410°F) Flash point: 132°C (270°F) Specific gravity @ 20°C/20°C: 1.06 CAS: 126-30-7 Excellent thermal stability for low resin color Excellent weathering Good chemical, stain, and humidity resistance Good hardness and flexibility balance Rapid reaction during esterification and cure Used as a raw material in intermediate manufacturing and many coating applications.