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Elvacite® 4044

Elvacite® 4044 is a medium weight butyl methacrylate / methyl methacrylate. It's often used as a general purpose grade with FDA compliance.




Product Overview

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. 

Product Specifications

Appearance: Solid beads
Glass transition temp, onset: 46°C
Molecular weight: 110,000
Particle size (D50): 70 microns min
Acid number: 0
Inherent viscosity: 0.372 - 0.394
% Moisture: 0.5 (max)
Primary Chemistry: Butyl methacrylate / methyl methacrylate

Features & Benefits

Weather resistance for plastic substrates 
Relatively soft and flexible acrylic resin
Compatible with CAB, CAP, and most formaldehyde bases resins
Miscible with phthlate, phosphate and sebacate plasticisers

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Elvacite® Specialty Acrylic Resins

Elvacite® specialty acrylic resins are polymers or copolymers of methyl methacrylate or other acrylic monomers. More than 40 product offerings provide compatibility with a variety of film formers and plasticizers to achieve the exact properties desired. In coatings, inks and adhesives, they provide outstanding resistance to ultraviolet degradation, weather and abrasion.

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