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Elvacite® 4045

Medium weight methyl methacrylate. Often used in screen printing inks.




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: Spherical beads
Specific gravity: 1.18 @ 25°C
Glass transition temp, onset: 104°C
Molecular weight: 70,000
Inherent viscosity: 0.360 - 0.390
Brookfield viscosity (cP) @ 30% in toluene: 370 - 570
% Moisture: 0.5 (max)
% Methacrylic Acid: 0.30 - 0.60
Primary Chemistry: Methyl Methacrylate

Features & Benefits

Wide range of ink applications

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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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