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Elvacite® 4048

Often used with ceramic printing ink applications and varnishes due to it's excellent solubility in various solvents.


55lb Bag



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

Molecular weight: 23,000
Acid number: 8 mb KOH/g
Tg: 37°C
Reduced viscosity: 0.14 - 0.16 dl/g
Primary Chemistry: Methyl Methacrylate

Features & Benefits

Wide range of solubility in various solvents 
Good compatibility with many binders and waxes

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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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