Neutralizer and lubricant in plastics & metal processing. It is protective of decorative coatings as well as lubricant in the manufacturing of pharmaceutical products.
This product has strong lubrication characteristics, thickening ability, thermal stability, and water-repellent characteristics. Total Ash % 9.00 – 11.50 Fineness % Thru 20 Mesh: 100.00 min Fineness % Thru 200 Mesh: 90.00 – 100.00 Fineness % Thru 40 Mesh: 99.80 – 100.00 Free Fatty Acids (As Stearic)%: 2.00 – 7.00 Water %: 0.00 – 1.00 Water Soluble Salts %: 0.00 – 1.00 Softening Temperature °C: 140.0 – 180.0 Appearance: Free Flowing White Powder White powder Insoluble in water
Pellet-form grade with high compatibility with alcohol and low water resistance. Disperses directly in water and aids in formation of clear films at room temperature.
Eastman AQ™ 48 Ultra is a sulfopolyesters that disperses directly in water without the aid of surfactants or additives. It is a low viscosity aqueous dispersions that can be prepared at up to 30% solids concentrations . AQ™ polymers aid the dispersion of hydrophobic ingredients in water-based formulations and form clear films at room temperature. AQ™ 48 Ultra polymer was designed specifically for use as a hair fixative in 55% VOC hairspray, making it more compatible with higher levels of alcohol and has good wash out with shampooing. Form: Pellets Color: Pale amber Glass transition temperature (Tg): 45-48°C dry polymer Inherent viscosity: 0.26-0.32 dL/g Acid Number (mg KOH/g): <2 Hydroxyl number: <10mg KOH/g Bulk density: 6.9 lb/gal High gloss Low film tack Excellent film formation with and without alcohol Fast drying and low viscosity in hairspray applications Excellent hold in high humidity environments Paints and coatings Inks Pigment dispersants Cosmetic and personal care packaging Hair care ingredients Personal care ingredients
Pellet-form grade with excellent film integrity, alcohol and low water resistance. Disperses directly in water and aids in formation of clear films at room temperature.
Eastman AQ™ 55S polymer is a sulfopolyester that disperses directly in hot water without the aid of surfactants or additives. AQ™ 55S polymer aids the dispersion of hydrophobic materials in water based products and forms clear films at room temperature from aqueous dispersions. It has good film integrity and significantly improves water and smudge resistance of water-based makeup and mascaras. In hairstyling products, AQ™ 55S also provides excellent hold under high humidity conditions and stiffness that can be modified with thickeners or plasticizers. Form: Pellets Color: Pale amber Glass transition temperature (Tg) dry polymer: 51-55°C Inherent viscosity @200C: 42000 Poise Acid number: <2 mg KOH/g Hydroxyl number: <10 mg KOH/g Bulk density: 6.8 lb/gal High gloss Excellent film formation with or without alcohol Lasting hold in rain Low tack Smudge resistance Water resistant Adjustable firmness Coatings and primers Cosmetics and personal care Pigment dispersants Printing inks and overprints
AQ™ 65S is a water dispersible polyester used to provide excellent water and alcohol resistance with a low coefficient of friction.
AQ™ 65S polymer is a polyester supplied in pellet form. In aqueous dispersions, it provides excellent water and alcohol resistance. It's a low odor, low co-efficient of friction fast drying dispersion. Chemical type: Sulfopolyester Form: Amber colored pellets Solids: 100% Glass transition temperature (Tg): 63°C Odor: Low odor Excellent water and alcohol resistance Low coefficient of friction Low odor Fast drying rates Coatings and primers Printing inks and overprints
Aqueous nonionic fluorinated surfactant that is VOC-free, APEO-free, nonflammable, and stable in acidic, basic, brine, and hard water environments.
Capstone™ FS-35 is a nonionic fluorosurfactant that creates very low surface tension in aqueousor solvent-based products, facilitating better wetting, spreading, leveling, and other helpful properties. FS-35 is VOC-free, APEO-free, and compatible with additives and resins of any ionic class. Appearance: Light yellow to dark amber liquid pH: 5.5-7.5 g/mL Specific Gravity: 1.1 g/mL Stability: Freeze-thaw stable Composition: 25% solids Shelf Life: 5 years VOC-free APEO-free Compatible with additives and resins of any ionic class Stable in acidic, basic, brine, and hard water environments Provides wetting and leveling Lowers surface tension Reduces surface defects Compatible with hydrocarbon surfactants Improved etching efficiency Effective plating bath aid Nonflammable Floor Care, Water Based (Finishes, Waxes, and Polishes), Concentrated Cleaning Solutions, Aqueous-Based Paints and Inks, Stability and Surface Activity in Brine and Aggressive (Acidic and Basic) Media
Aqueous anionic fluorinated surfactant that is VOC-free, APEO-free, nonflammable, and provides excellent anti-blocking, oil repellency, and dirt pick-up resistance (DPR).
Capstone™ FS-61 is a VOC-free, APEO-free, waterbased, anionic fluorosurfactant that provides extremely low aqueous surface tension only achievable with fluorosurfactants. FS-61 offers great wetting, leveling, thin film control, anti-blocking, and oil repellency to water-based coatings. The multi functional additive of FS-61 can help simplify formulations and improve performance. Appearance: Pale yellow to dark amber liquid; clear to hazy liquid pH: 7.5–9.0 Specific Gravity: 1.1 g/mL Flash Point: Does not flash Stability: This product should be protected from freezing and is intended for use in formulations with a pH range of 6.5–12.0. Composition: 14% solids Shelf Life: 2 years Foam: Can foam with excessive shaking Anti-blocking Oil repellency Dirt pick-up resistance Wetting and enhanced leveling Reduces cratering and provides faster spreading Lowers surface tension to improve cleaning efficiency Very Low Foam REACH compliant Listed on TSCA inventory Low VOC Architectural Coatings, Water-Based Floor Care (Finishes, Waxes, and Polishes), Specialty Cleaners (metal cleaning, car washes, and glass cleaners)
Nonionic fluoropolymer in butyl acetate that is APEO-free and nonflammable.
APEO-free, non-flammable FS-83 is solvent-borne, partially fluorinated copolymers that provide surface tension reduction and superior easy-clean performance in solvent-based coating systems. Appearance: Light pale to yellow liquid Composition: 35% solids in butyl acetate (BuOAc) Structure: Partially fluorinated acrylic copolymer Ionic Character: Non-ionic Specific Gravity: 0.97 g/mL Flash Point: 28 °C (82 °F) Stability: Product gels below 10 °C (50 °F), warming up the product to 25 °C (77 °F) will reverse gelling. Product is freeze-thaw stable. Mix well before use. Solubility: >5% in isopar-H, mineral spirits, butyl acetate, n-heptane Shelf Life: 2 years Improves wetting and leveling to eliminate craters, pinholes, fisheyes, and orange peel Compatible with many solvent-based waxes and polishes Improves water and oil repellency of dried film Improved dispersion stability REACH compliant Listed on TSCA inventory Paints and Coatings, Waxes and Varnishes, Fluoropolymer and PTFE Dispersion
Partially fluorinated polymer which provides a barrier against oil, water, dirt and stains.
Capstone™ LPA is a solvent-based, partially fluorinated polymer used as an additive for the protection of leathers and textiles. It provides an invisible barrier to water, oil, dirt, and stains for leather products from footwear, handbags and clothing to furnishings and accessories. Appearance: Clear, slightly yellow liquid Active Solids, %: 35 Solvent, %: 65 Density, g/mL: 0.968 Flash Point (Closed Cup), °C (°F) 28 (82) Boiling Point, °C (°F) ~120 (248) Cold Storage Product gels below 10 °C (50 °F). Product is freeze/thaw stable. Shelf Life: 2 years Excellent water and oil repellency Excellent resistance to oil- and water-based stains Not film-forming Manufactured using Chemours patented LX technology that minimizes residual raw materials and impurities Targeted below level of detection (LOD)* for PFOA Extensively tested by Chemours to ensure it is safe for its intended use Tested by TNO (Netherlands) following augmented OECD Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals 403 Capstone™ LPA is normally used for spray finishing of leathers and care products formulated in pressurized cans.
Solvent-based fluorochemical dispersion that provides a durable, non-film forming, transparent protective barrier against oil and water on porous mineral surfaces.
Capstone™ ST-200 is a solvent-based fluorochemical dispersion that provides a durable, non-film forming, transparent protective barrier against oil and water on porous mineral surfaces. Appearance: Colorless to yellow liquid Stability: Product gels below 0 °C (32 °F) Product is freeze/thaw stable Active Solids, % 35 Solvent, % 65 Density, g/mL 0.968 Flash Point (Closed Cup), °C (°F) 28 (82) Boiling Point, °C (°F) 120 (248) Shelf Life: 2 years Spray: Can be used in consumer spray Durable protection from staining Superior oil and water repellency Retains the natural appearance of stone, tile, concrete or masonry Allows substrate to breathe (non-film forming) Easy to clean and maintain Preserves the beauty of natural stone and tile Is in compliance with REACH requirements Is listed on TSCA inventory Capstone™ ST-200 is a repellent used in solvent-based penetrating sealers, especially for low-porosity stone, unglazed tile, grout, terra cotta, concrete, and brick. The product may be applied using a saturated brush, roller, paint pad, mop, or spray applicator (including pressurized aerosol sprayers) in one or two layers (to ensure complete coverage).
Capstone™ ST-500 is the same chemistry as ST- 300, except has a higher pH of 9-11.
Capstone™ ST-500 is a VOC-free, anionic aqueous fluorochemical solution that provides a durable, non-film forming, transparent protective barrier against oil and water on porous mineral surfaces. Appearance: Colorless to amber liquid Stability: Stable at normal temperatures. Perishable if frozen pH: 9–11 Active Solids, % 25 Density, g/mL 1.1 Flash Point (Closed Cup), °C (°F) Not flammable Boiling Point, °C (°F) ~100 (~212) Freezing Point, °C (°F) ~0 (~32) Shelf Life: 2 years Spray*: Can be used in consumer spray, including aerosol spray cans Durable protection from staining Superior oil and water repellency Retains the natural appearance of stone, tile, concrete or masonry Allows substrate to breathe (non-film forming) Easy to clean and maintain Preserves the beauty of natural stone and tile Is in compliance with REACH requirements Is listed on TSCA inventory Capstone™ ST-500 is a repellent used in water based penetrating sealers for stone, unglazed tile, grout, terra cotta, concrete, granite, and brick. Capstone™ ST-500 provides oil and water repellency, stain resistance, and easy stain cleanup.
Blended mixture of meta- and para-cresol (20%) with xylenols. Free of phenol and ortho-cresol.
CA68 is weak organic acid that serves as key raw material in a variety of manufacturing processes due to its unique reactivity and solvency. Physical State @ 20°C: Liquid Appearance: Clear to Amber pH: 5.5 Melting point/range: < -20 °C Boiling point/boiling range: 200-225 °C Flash point: 93-94 °C Vapor pressure: <0.2 mmHg @ 25 °C Autoignition temperature: 559 °C High solvency Low metals Low particulates Biodegradable HIC disinfectants, HIC cleaners and solvents, photographic/electronics solvent, coatings/adhesives solvent, wood preservative
Eastek™ 1000 is film forming aqueous dispersion polyester polymer.
Amine and co-solvent free polymer dispersion containing 30% solids with good adhesion to aluminum. Fast drying, excellent alcohol resistance and low odor. Applications include overprints and printing inks. Chemical type: Polyester Form: Straw colored liquid Odor: Very low VOC content: <0.5 % max Viscosity, Brookfield @25°C: 60cP Viscosity, Gardco #2 EZ Cup @25°C: 25 sec pH: 6 Density @ 25°C: 1.06 g/mL (8.8 lb/gal) Solids: 30 wt % MFFT: <5°C Storate stability: Good Propanol %: 0 Glass transition temperature (Tg): 33°C Fast drying means higher running speeds for printing and roll coating operations Amine free and co-solvent free Stable with metallic pigments Coatings and primers Printing inks and overprints Textile sizing
Eastek™ 1100 is a film forming aqueous dispersion polyester polymer.
Amine, surfactant and co-solvent free polymer dispersion containing 30-33% solids with low odor, fast drying rates, excellent alcohol resistance, good adhesion to aluminum and neutral pH. Used in industrial wood coating primer systems, overprints, printing inks and pigment dispersing/grinding aid. Form: Liquid (dispersion) Color: Translucent Odor: Odorless Specific gravity (water = 1): >1 Vapor pressure: Negligible Boiling point: 100°C (212°F) Solubility in water: Negligible (dispersible) No need for amines - Low odor Fast drying - Higher running speeds for print and roll coating applications Improves formulation stability in dispersion/emulsion for pigments, oils, waxes and silicone's Coating and primers Pigment dispersants Printing inks and overprints
Eastek™ 1200 is a film forming aqueous dispersion polyester polymer.
Amine and surfactant free polymer dispersion containing 30% polymer and 2% n-propanol with excellent water, alcohol resistance and low coefficient of friction and good adhesion to paper. Applications include packaging, film and foil laminates, overprints, primers for industrial wood coatings, and printing inks. Type: Sulfopolyester n-Propyl alcohol: 2 wt % Viscosity, Brookfield: 100 cP Solids: 30 wt % Glass transition temperature (Tg): 63°C MFFT: 27°C Freeze-thaw stable: No Fast drying means higher running speeds for printing and roll coating operations Improved rub resistance Improved cross-linking with UV over print varnishes Excellent film formation Clearer and harder than acrylics Amine free Water and alcohol resistant films Overprints Primers for industrial wood coatings Printing inks
Eastek™ 1300 is a film forming aqueous dispersion polyester polymer.
Polymer dispersion with 30% polymer solids offering good reducibility with water or water alcohol mixtures and fast drying rates. Eastek™ 1300 is alcohol, amine, surfactant and co-solvent free. Great for overprints and printing inks applications. Type: Polyester Form: Straw colored liquid Odor: Very low VOC content: <0.5 % max Viscosity, Brookfield @ 25°C: 14cP Viscosity, Gardco #2 EZ Cup @25°C: 17 sec pH: 6 Density @25°C: 1.08 g/mL (9 lb/gal) Solids: 30 wt % MFFT: 12C Storage stability: Good Glass transition temperature (Tg): 36°C Fast drying means higher running speeds for printing and roll coating operations Amine and alcohol free Excellent film formation Water and alcohol resistant films Low odor Graphic arts Packaging components non food contact Paints and coatings
Eastek™ 1400 is a film forming aqueous dispersion polyester polymer.
Polymer dispersion with 30% solids with good storage stability, offering excellent adhesion to a variety of substrates including PET films. Good adhesion to paper, metalized paper/films, SBS boards and aluminum. Fast drying with excellent resistance properties. Type: Polyester Form: Straw liquid color Odor: Very low VOC content: <0.5 % max Viscosity, Brookfield @18°C: 15cP Viscosity, Gardco #2 EZ cup @ 25°C: 17 sec pH: 6 Density @ 20C: 1.08 g/mL (9 lb/gal) Glass transition temperature (Tg): 29°C MFFT: <5°C Storage stability: Good Propanol %: 0 Solids: 30 wt % Fast drying rates Outstanding adhesion to PET film (treated or untreated), paper, SBS board, aluminum and metalized papers/films. Amine, surfactant and co-solvent free Low odor Good storage stability Apparel Film modification Furniture Graphic arts Packaging components (non food contact) Paints and coatings Tape (non food contact)
Medium molecular weight methyl methacrylate copolymer; the softest and most flexible of the copolymer grades and provides great pigment wetting. Elvacite® 2014 also has a wide range of resin compatibility.
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): 41 Molecular weight: 119,000 Form: Spherical beads Particle size (D50): 120-200 microns Specific gravity: 1.14 Inherent viscosity b: 0.37-0.43 Acid number: 13 Moisture (% max): 0.5 Tukon hardness, knoop no. 4 Tensile strength, psi 3,500 Elongation at break (23°C, 50% RH): 18% Increased flexibility Soluble in alcohol Increased abrasion resistance Better wear Binder for concrete sealant and coating, traffic paint, clear, translucent or pigmented metal coatings, pigmented coatings to improve pigment wetting, seamless floors
Vegetable source. This food grade carboxylate is derived from hydrogenated fatty acids and is used as a catalyst neutralizer.
Calcium stearate is a carboxylate which is formed from stearic acid and calcium oxide. Its primary uses are as a flow agent, stabilizer, thicker, and surface conditioner. White powder Insoluble in water Flash point: 176° C Melting point 160° C Insoluble in water Lubricant Mold releasing agent Anti-caking agent FINENESS - THRU 200 MESH %: 99.00 FINENESS - THRU 40 MESH %: 100.00 FREE FATTY ACIDS (AS STEARIC) %: 0.00-2.00 HEAVY METALS %: 0.0-10.0 TOTAL ASH %: 9.00-10.50 USP TEST ARSENIC ppm: 0.0-1.5 WATER %: 0.0-4.00
Lithium Polysilicate is an aqueous solution of SiO2/Li2O with a high ratio silicate of 4.8
Lithium Polysilicate is an inorganic binder useful in surface modification, coatings, and polymer reinforcement. Common applications include high performance zinc coatings, and marine/industrial applications where high pigment loading, and/or water and wear resistance is required. Density (g/cm³, lb/gal): 1.19, 9.9 Boiling Point (101 kPa) (°C / °F): 100 / 212 Melting Point (°C / °F): 0 / 32 Vapor Pressure (25°) mm Hg: 17.5 pH: 11 pH is ~11 They are cationic Extremely compatible with powdered zinc for zinc rich primers High silicate ratio results in lower levels of water in coatings Can be added directly to water emulsion floor waxes to improve slip resistance
Ludox AM-FS is a colloidal silica with a 12 nanometer particle size and broad pH stability
An aqueous colloidal dispersion containing 28% silica and ethylene glycol for freeze stability Density (kg/l, lb/gal): 1.2, 10.0 Boiling Point (760 mm Hg)) °C / °F: 100 / 212 Melting Point °C / °F: 0 / 32 Vapor Pressure (25°C/77°F) mm Hg: 24 Vapor Pressure (38°C/100°F) mm Hg: 48 Stabilizing Counter Ion: Sodium Particle Charge: Negative Biocide ppm: 500 pH stability around 4 to 10 Excellent binding strength and stability in most applications Once thawed, material can be mixed without change in properties due to ethylene glycol
Ludox AS-30 is a colloidal silica with a 12 nanometer particle size
An aqueous colloidal dispersion containing 30% siilica stabilized with ammonium hydroxide Density (g/cm³, lb/gal): 1.2, 10.0 Boiling Point (760 mm Hg) °C/°F: 100/212 Melting Point °C/°F: 0/32 Vapor Pressure (25°C) mm Hg: 24 Vapor Pressure (38°C) mm Hg: 48 Stabilizing Counter Ion: Ammonium Particle Charge: Negative Low sodium levels Excellent binding strength and stability Corrosion resistance and anti-abrasion in metal
Ludox CL is colloidal silica with a 12 nanometer particle size dispersed in a slightly acidic aqueous medium
Ludox CL is an intermediate particle sized colloidal silica used for surface treatment of paper and film. or applications that require acidic pH or cationic polymers. It can also be used as a high temperature binder Density (g/cm³, lb/gal): 1.23, 10.3 Boiling Point (760 mm Hg) °C/°F: 100/212 Melting Point °C/°F: 0/32 Vapor Pressure (25°C) mm Hg: 24 Vapor Pressure (38°C) mm Hg: 48 Stabilizing Counter Ion: Chloride Particle Charge: Positive Biocide ppm: 25 Total Solids % m/m: 30 pH between 3.7 and 5 VOC free Easier clean up than most colloidal silica grades Paper frictionizing
Ludox CL-P is colloidal silica coated with an aluminum particle that imparts a positive charge. It is dispersed in a slightly acidic aqueous medium and has a 22 nanometer particle size
An efficient frictionizer for paper, corrugated sheets, box-board, liner-board and boxes. Ludox CL-P can be used in coating application formulations that require acidic pH or cationic polymers. They can also be used as a high temperature binder Density (g/cm³, lb/gal): 1.3, 10.8 Boiling Point (760 mm Hg) °C/°F: 100/212 Melting Point °C/°F: 0/32 Vapor Pressure (25°C) mm Hg: 24 Vapor Pressure (38°C) mm Hg: 48 Stabilizing Counter Ion: Chloride Particle Charge: Positive Biocide ppm: 25 Positively charged particles Stable in pH between 3.7 and 5 Contains no VOC and easier to clean up than most colloidal silica grades Excellent for surface modification Adsorbs to negatively charged surfaces paper manufacturing, Concrete polishing/Densifiers, Inkjet paper