Bookbinding

895 products found for Bookbinding in Adhesives & Sealants
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Kraton

SYLFAT™ FA1

Brand: SYLFAT

Applications: Bookbinding, Other Tapes, Labels & Graphics Applications, Other Tapes, Labels & Adhesives

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders, Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Fatty Acids

SYLFAT FA1 Tall Oil Fatty Acid (TOFA) combines a long carbon chain (C18) of relatively high unsaturation with the acid functionality of a carboxyl group (-COOH).

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Dynasol Elastomers

Solprene® 1205

Brand: Solprene

Applications: Textile Manufacturing, Pavement, Highways, Roads & Bridges, Construction Adhesives

Product Families: Functional Additives, Other Resins & Binders, Styrene Butadiene Rubbers (SBR)

Chemical Family: Styrenics, Styrene Copolymers

Polymer Name: Solution Styrene Butadiene Rubber (SSBR)

End Uses: Asphalt Modification, Footwear

Solprene 1205 is a linear random-block styrene-butadiene copolymer with a total content of 25% of styrene, 17.5% is present as a polystyrene block.It has a non-staining antioxidant system; FDA approved for use in food contact applications. Is essentially gel free with a clear color.Solprene 1205 is an excellent modifier for asphalt, formulations of caulks and sealants; it is also an excellent processing aid for most polymers, giving a good resistance to low temperature. Used in extruded goods, soles and heels. It can also be used as modifier for thermoplastic resins and in adhesive formulations.

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Clariant

PRELECT® TPS 50G2

Brand: PRELECT

Applications: Thermal Transfer Printing, Textile Manufacturing, Screen Printing

Product Families: Chain Extenders & Crosslinkers

PRELECT® TPS 50G2 is a Nano Silver Ink, specifically designed to be printed with Aerosol Jet Printers (e.g. Optomec Aerosol Jet). It offers excellent electrical conductivity at very low coating thickness and small feature sizes. PRELECT® TPS 50G2 is applied by Aerosol jet printing and thermally sintered after application.

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Dymax Corporation

Bomar® BR-5541M

Brand: Bomar

Applications: Other Printing Applications, Screen Printing, Other Tapes, Labels & Graphics Applications

Product Families: Acrylics, Acrylates & Methacrylates, Oligomers

Chemical Family: Urethanes, Acrylics, Acrylates & Methacrylates

Polymer Name: Difunctional Aliphatic Polyether Urethane Methacrylate

End Uses: 3D Printing Resins

BR-5541M is a flexible polyether urethane methacrylate oligomer diluted in 20% IBOA with a low modulus, good adhesion to a variety of substrates, and excellent elasticity. The high molecular weight of the backbone structure offers improved elasticity and rebound versus similar high elongation materials. The low modulus of the material allows for a high degree of flexibility comparable to silicone-based materials such as BRS-14320S, but with improved compatibility and surface cure. The compressibility of the material also offers potential usage in gasket and sealing applications.

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Munzing

EDAPLAN® 490

Brand: EDAPLAN

Applications: Thermal Transfer Printing, Offset & Lithographic Printing, Letterpress

Product Families: Dispersing & Wetting Additives

EDAPLAN 490 is a VOC-free wetting agent and dispersant for organic and inorganic pigments as well as carbon blacks in aqueous media. It is ideal for the manufacture of flood/float-free aqueous coatings systems (air dry and force dry, 2Ksystems) as well as for the manufacture of aqueous resin-free pigment concentrates. EDAPLAN 490 stabilizes pigment dispersions and reduces the mill-base viscosity. Gloss, colour strength and hiding power are improved and reflocculation is prevented.

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Kraton

SYLFAT™ 2

Brand: SYLFAT

Applications: Bookbinding, Other Tapes, Labels & Graphics Applications, Other Tapes, Labels & Adhesives

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders, Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Fatty Acids

SYLFAT 2 Tall Oil Fatty Acid (TOFA) has a high fatty acid content and a low content of rosin acids and unsaponifiables. It provides a combination of light colour, good colour stability and air-drying properties. The utility of SYLFAT 2 Tall Oil Fatty Acid can be found in the long carbon chain (C18), acid function of the carboxyl group (COOH) and unsaturation of the double bonds.

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Kolon Industries

SUKOREZ® SU-640

Brand: SUKOREZ

Applications: Construction Adhesives, Transportation Assembly, Textile Manufacturing

Product Families: Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers, Other Resins & Binders, Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Aliphatics

SUKOREZ® SU-640 is a white thermoplastic resin obtained from the copolymerization and hydrogenation of C5 aliphatic olefin and diolefin generated in the thermal-depolymerization process of naphtha. This product offers excellent thermal stability and compatibility with various elastomers such as Ethylene-Vinyl-Acetate (EVA) and Styrene-Isoprene-Styrene copolymer (SIS) so this product is used as tackifier resin for hot melt adhesive (HMA) and hot melt pressure sensitive adhesive (HMPSA), as well as polypropylene (PP) modifier. SUKOREZ® SU-640 is water white cycloaliphatic hydrocarbon resin. The major usage are a modifier in blends with polymers for filmic application and tackifier for EVA, SIS, SEBS block copolymers, metallocene polyolefins and APAO.

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allnex

DAOTAN® TW 6450/30WA

Brand: DAOTAN

Applications: Other Specialty Coatings, Glass Coatings, Consumer Electronics

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders

DAOTAN® TW 6450/30WA is a polycarbonate based aqueous aliphatic polyurethane dispersion. It is recommended as the NMP / NEP- free alternative for Daotan™ (V)TW 1236. When dried at ambient temperatures, it creates clear, crack- free films without further addition of organic solvents or additives. These films exhibit excellent elasticity and mechanical properties as well as very good adhesion to different plastic substrates

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Kuraray

ELVANOL™ 90-50

Brand: ELVANOL

Applications: Primers & Lacquers, Label & Tape Adhesives, Labeling

Product Families: Alcohols

Chemical Family: Polyvinyl Alcohols & Esters

Elvanol™ 90-50 by Kuraray is a fully hydrolyzed, medium-to-low viscosity polyvinyl alcohol. Provides high film strength and binding power in relatively low -viscosity systems. Offers oil-, grease-, water and solvent resistance. It combines efficient binding with excellent high shear rheology, controls backside lint and surface debris and provides superior holdout. It is compatible with modified starches. Used in adhesives for porous substrates including paper and paperboard, hot-water soluble film, and as a binder for pigments or other solid particles. It is particularly useful as a pigment binder for ceiling tile primers. Elvanol™ 90-50 complies with FDA regulation.

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Dynasol Elastomers

Paracril™ BJLT-M50

Brand: Paracril

Applications: Transportation Assembly, Other Devices & Assemblies, Pharmaceutical Processing

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders, Nitrile Rubbers

Chemical Family: Nitrile Rubbers

Polymer Name: Acrylonitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR)

End Uses: Footwear, Hoses, Automotive Applications

Paracril BJLTM50 is a copolymer of butadiene and acrylonitrile, cold polymerized with a non-staining stabilizer. Packing

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Munzing

AGITAN® 109

Brand: AGITAN

Applications: Other Parts & Components, Other Printing Applications, Thermal Transfer Printing

Product Families: Foam Control

Chemical Family: Silica, Blends & Combinations

AGITAN 109 is an emulsion with excellent stability and defoaming persistency. The defoamer is miscible with water in all ratios. It's recommended for architectural coatings, building products, printing inks, adhesives and polymerization processes.

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Clariant

Licotas™ PE 310 powder TP

Brand: Licotas

Applications: Case & Carton Sealing, Thermal Transfer Printing, Screen Printing

Product Families: Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers, Surface Modifiers, Dispersing & Wetting Additives

Licotas PE 310 powder TP is a low molecular weight, non-polar polyethylene wax.

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Eastman

ABITOL™ E Hydroabietyl Alcohol

Brand: ABITOL

Applications: Sealants & Caulks, Construction Adhesives, Industrial Manufacturing

Product Families: Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Rosins

Abitol™ E resin hydroabietyl alcohol is a colorless, tacky, balsamic resin. Its tackiness and extremely pale color, combined with its solubility in common organic solvents and compatibility with resins, film-formers, and oils, have led to its use as a resinous plasticizer and/or tackifier in plastics, lacquers, inks and adhesives. Chemically, Abitol E resin is a high molecular weight, primary, monohydric alcohol derived from rosin acids that have been hydrogenated to reduce unsaturation. Abitol E resin undergoes the general types of chemical reaction common to most primary alcohols.

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Eastman

Eastman AQ™ 55S Polymer

Brand: Eastman AQ

Applications: Sealants & Caulks, Construction Adhesives, Industrial Manufacturing

Product Families: Polyesters, Dispersing & Wetting Additives, Film Formers

Chemical Family: Polyesters

End Uses: Corn & Callus Treatment, Eye Liner, Hair Styling Products

Eastman AQ™ 55S polymer is a sulfopolyester that disperses directly in hot water without the assistance of surfactants or other additives. AQ 55S polymer aids the dispersion of many hydrophobic ingredients in water-based products and forms clear films at room temperature from aqueous dispersions. Eastman AQ ™55S has good film integrity when combined with other cosmetic ingredients and is the preferred AQ polymer to improve water and smudge resistance of water-based makeup and mascaras. In hairstyling products, AQ 55S provides excellent hold under high-humidity conditions and stiffness that is easily modified with plasticizers and thickeners. The "S" indicates AQ 55S is supplied as solid pellets.

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Wacker Chemie AG

VINNAPAS® 400 H

Brand: VINNAPAS

Applications: Adhesives, Textile Manufacturing, Adhesives & Sealants

Product Families: Functional Additives, Other Resins & Binders, Performance Additives

Chemical Family: Ethylene Co-terpolymers, Vinyls, Vinylics & Vinyl Derivatives

VINNAPAS® 400 H is a poly(vinyl alcohol) stabilized vinyl acetate-ethylene copolymer dispersion with a glass transition temperature (Tg) of 0 °C. It was developed as a higher viscosity, high-performance dispersion offering a superior balance of adhesive/cohesive properties useful in achieving much higher formulation viscosities.

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REITECH

REITECH W6R385 - Titanium White

Applications: Footwear, Thermal Transfer Printing, Screen Printing

Product Families: Dispersions & Masterbatches, Color Pigments

Chemical Family: Titanium Compounds

W6R385 is a highly pigmented, finely ground resinated dispersion of a rutile type titanium dioxide. It is made from a titanium that is less abrasive than most other titanium dispersions, has good gloss in inks and paint and demonstrates soft settling, making this dispersion easy to stir. Its major uses are for paints, paper coatings, printing inks, and artist supplies.

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Clariant

Hostaperm® Pink E 02

Brand: Hostaperm

Applications: Thermal Transfer Printing, Textile Manufacturing, Screen Printing

Product Families: Dispersions & Masterbatches, Color Pigments

Chemical Family: Indigoid & Quinacridone

Hostaperm Pink E 02 is a very strong, transparent and blue shade quinacridone pigment with the outstanding fastness properties of this group of pigments. Recommended for paste inks and for solvent- and water based packaging gravure and flexographic printing inks.

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Munzing

AGITAN® 282

Brand: AGITAN

Applications: Other Parts & Components, Other Printing Applications, Thermal Transfer Printing

Product Families: Foam Control

Chemical Family: Mineral Oils, Blends & Combinations

AGITAN 282 has a wide formulation lattitude due to its ease of emulsification. Therefore it is especially suitable for clear coats, non-pigmented systems, low viscous systems and emulsion manufacturing.

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Kraton

SYLFAT™ FA2

Brand: SYLFAT

Applications: Bookbinding, Other Tapes, Labels & Graphics Applications, Other Tapes, Labels & Adhesives

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders, Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Fatty Acids

SYLFAT FA2 Tall Oil Fatty Acid (TOFA) combines a long carbon chain (C18) of relatively high unsaturation with the acid functionality of a carboxyl group (-COOH).

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Munzing

TAFIGEL® PUR 80

Brand: TAFIGEL

Applications: Thermal Transfer Printing, Offset & Lithographic Printing, Letterpress

Product Families: Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers

Chemical Family: Bentonite, Urethanes, Polyurethanes (PU)

TAFIGEL PUR 80 is designed as an “associative thickener” which builds up and stabilizes viscosity by forming a network between polyurethane, binder molecules and other paint ingredients. TAFIGEL PUR 80 can be used alone or in combination with other TAFIGEL thickeners, as well as with further thickener technologies. Aqueous gloss paints, thickened with TAFIGEL PUR 80 show minimal pseudoplasticity, similar to the rheology of solvent borne systems. TAFIGEL PUR 80 is recommended for use in following systems: Interior and exterior paints, latex paints, anticorrosive paints, adhesives, and printing inks.

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Cray Valley

Cleartack® W 90

Brand: Cleartack

Applications: Tires, Other Automotive Applications, Other Packaging & Paper Applications

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders

Chemical Family: Styrenics, Hydrocarbons

Cleartack® W90 is a water white pellet, low odor, pure styrenic monomer resin that is produced by cationic polymerization.

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Scott Bader

Texipol 63-513

Brand: Texipol

Applications: Bookbinding

Product Families: Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers

Texipol 63-513 is a next generation inverse emulsion synthetic thickener based on a significant proportion of bio-derived content. Texipol 63-513 imparts pseudoplastic rheology to aqueous compositions and is supplied as a pre-neutralised dispersion as the sodium salt of an acrylic based polymer. Texipol 63-513 shows broad pH compatibility.

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Eastman

Admex™ 760

Brand: Admex

Applications: Graphic Arts, Bookbinding

Product Families: Functional Additives

Admex™ 760 is an ultra-high molecular weight, polymeric adipate. It possesses maximum resistance to extraction, migration and volatility.

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Clariant

Hostaperm® Yellow HN4G

Brand: Hostaperm

Applications: Thermal Transfer Printing, Textile Manufacturing, Screen Printing

Product Families: Dispersions & Masterbatches, Color Pigments

Hostaperm Yellow HN4G is a green shade Azo Nickel Complex pigment with very good lightfastness and overall fastness properties as well as excellent heat resistance. Pigment Yellow 150 is the established standard Colour Index for a green shade yellow to be used in waterbased decorative gravure printing inks. Therefore, Hostaperm Yellow HN4G is highly recommended for this kind of application.

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Munzing

AGITAN® DF 6420

Brand: AGITAN

Applications: Other Parts & Components, Other Printing Applications, Thermal Transfer Printing

Product Families: Foam Control

Chemical Family: Blends & Combinations

AGITAN DF 6420 is a defoamer for solvent based systems. It provides the following properties: Versatile efficiency in non aqueous systems; Can be used as supplied; Easily disperses in most organic solvents.

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Munzing

TAFIGEL® PUR 45

Brand: TAFIGEL

Applications: Thermal Transfer Printing, Offset & Lithographic Printing, Letterpress

Product Families: Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers

Chemical Family: Bentonite, Urethanes

TAFIGEL PUR 45 is designed as an “associative thickener” which builds up and stabilizes viscosity by forming a network between polyurethane, binder molecules and other paint ingredients. TAFIGEL PUR 45 can be used alone or in combination with other TAFIGEL thickeners, as well as with further thickener technologies. Aqueous gloss paints, thickened with TAFIGEL PUR 45 show minimal pseudoplasticity, similar to the rheology of solvent borne systems. TAFIGEL PUR 45 is recommended for use in following systems: Interior and exterior paints, latex paints, anticorrosive paints, emulsion plasters, adhesives, printing inks and joint fillers.

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Dynasol Elastomers

Emulprene™ 1012

Brand: Emulprene

Applications: Transportation Assembly, Other Building & Construction Applications, Adult Incontinence

Product Families: Styrenic Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE-S), Other Resins & Binders

Polymer Name: Styrene Butadiene Block Copolymer

Emulprene 1012 is a high viscosity hot emulsion styrene-butadiene copolymer, polymerized using fatty acid emulsifier and coagulated with salt-acid. It is very light color product stabilized with a non-staining antioxidant.

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Munzing

CERETAN® ME 0825 WD

Brand: CERETAN

Applications: Other Parts & Components, Thermal Transfer Printing, Other Printing Applications

Product Families: Surface Modifiers

Chemical Family: Polyethylene Waxes, Polyolefins, Waxes

CERETAN® ME 0825 WD is a spherical, micronized, surface-modified Polyethylene wax and have uses in Paints and coatings and Printing Inks. This product have very good scratch- and abrasion resistance properties.CERETAN ® micronized waxes are predominantly produced using our highly advanced spraying technology leading to spherical particles. The spherical shape and the particles’ even surface help the dispersing process, reduce wax usage as well as dust formation. We guarantee D99 values to minimize oversized particles in your formulation.

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Munzing

METOLAT® 780

Brand: METOLAT

Applications: Other Parts & Components, Other Printing Applications, Thermal Transfer Printing

Product Families: Functional Additives, Dispersing & Wetting Additives

MÜNZING’s METOLAT 700 series are APEO-free wetting agents with excellent equilibrium and dynamic surface tension reduction for a wide range of coating and ink applications. The METOLAT 700 wetting agent product range has varying HLBs specifically designed to provide optimal performance based on the customer’s system chemistry and application requirements.

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Eastman

Eastman Cellulose Acetate Butyrate CAB-551-0.2 Food Contact

Applications: Textile Manufacturing, Screen Printing, Food & Beverage Packaging

Product Families: Functional Additives, Other Resins & Binders, Rheology Modifiers & Stabilizers

Eastman Cellulose Acetate Butyrate (CAB-551-0.2, Food Contact) is a cellulose ester with high butyryl content and relatively low molecular weight. It is compatible with numerous cross-linking resins and has a lower solution viscosity. In coatings, Eastman CAB-551-0.2, Food Contact gives clear films, reduces surface tack and mottling, minimizes cratering, improves flow and thermal reflow, and provides inter coat adhesion and good UV stability. It is useful for durable cross-linked formulations. Its good compatibility with a wide range of curing resin systems and its solubility in a wide variety of solvents and solvent combinations make it useful as an additive in numerous coating compositions. When CAB-551-0.2, Food Contact is dissolved in appropriate solvents, a clear, colorless solution is produced.Eastman CAB-551-0.2, Food Contact is based on cellulose, one of the most abundant natural renewable resources, from trees harvested from sustainably managed forests. The calculated approximate bio-content value of 37% for Eastman CAB-551-0.2, Food Contact was determined by using six bio-based carbon atoms per anhyroglucose unit divided by the total number of carbons per anhyroglucose unit. Although the value reported is not specifically measured for bio-carbon, it can be estimated based on typical partition data.This product is manufactured, stored, handled and transported by Eastman under conditions adhering to current Good Manufacturing Practices for food contact applications. This product meets requirements for use in certain food contact applications under regulations of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (21 CFR), European Commission (Regulation 10/2011) and the Switzerland Ordinance of the FDHA on materials and articles intended to come into contact with foodstuffs (817.023.21, Annex 10). Contact your Eastman representative or authorized Eastman distributor for specific regulatory compliance documentation.For applications that do not require food contact compliance, please refer to Eastman CAB-551-0.2.

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Kraton

SYLVALITE™ RE 85GB

Brand: SYLVALITE

Applications: Bookbinding, Other Tapes, Labels & Graphics Applications, Other Tapes, Labels & Adhesives

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders, Functional Additives

Chemical Family: Styrenics, Styrene Copolymers

SYLVALITE RE 85GB rosin ester is an ester of stabilized Tall Oil Rosin. This light colored product has been formulated to provide excellent heat and aging stability. When compounded in Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) hot melt adhesives, it provides excellent color stability when compared with other tackifiers of its type.

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Eastman

Eastman CAB-381-2

Applications: Sealants & Caulks, Construction Adhesives, Industrial Manufacturing

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders, Film Formers

Chemical Family: Cellulose & Cellulosics, Esters

End Uses: BB Creams, Manicure & Pedicure Products, Nail Polish

Eastman Cellulose Acetate Butyrate CAB-381-2 is a cellulose ester with medium butyryl content and high viscosity. Other than a higher viscosity and molecular weight, this cellulose ester shares the same general characteristics as CAB-381-0.1 and CAB-381-0.5. CAB-381-2 offers a combination of solubility and compatibility, moisture resistance, excellent surface hardness, and good film strength. When CAB-381-2 is dissolved in appropriate solvents, a clear, colorless solution is produced. It is supplied as a dry, free-flowing powder.Eastman CAB-381-2 is based on cellulose, one of the most abundant natural renewable resources. The calculated approximate bio-content value of 40% for Eastman CAB-381-2 was determined by using six bio-based carbon atoms per anhyroglucose unit divided by the total number of carbons per anhyroglucose unit. Although the value reported is not specifically measured for bio-carbon, it can be estimated based on typical partition data. For applications that require food contact compliance, please refer to Eastman CAB-381-2, Food Contact.

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Eastman

FORALYN™ 90 Ester Of Hydrogenated Rosin

Brand: FORALYN

Applications: Sealants & Caulks, Construction Adhesives, Industrial Manufacturing

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders

Chemical Family: Esters, Alkyds

Foralyn™ 90 ester of hydrogenated rosin is the glycerol ester of hydrogenated rosin. This resin combines the feature of light initial color and good color retention with the advantages of excellent long-term retention of adhesive properties and UV light stability offered by Staybelite™ and Foral™ esters of hydrogenated rosin.

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Eastman

FORALYN™ 5020-F Ester Of Hydrogenated Rosin

Brand: FORALYN

Applications: Sealants & Caulks, Construction Adhesives, Textile Manufacturing

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders

Chemical Family: Rosins, Polyvinyl Ethers (PVE), Alkyds

Foralyn™ 5020-F Ester of Hydrogenated Rosin, the methyl ester of hydrogenated rosin, is a light amber liquid resin. Being hydrogenated, it has marked resistance to aging. To assure minimum odor of products in which it is used, it is given a special steam-sparging treatment. Foralyn™ 5020-F Ester of Hydrogenated Rosin is used as a resinous plasticizer or tackifier in finished products such as adhesives, inks, and lacquers.

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Clariant

Permanent® Bordeaux FGR for Paints and Coatings

Brand: Permanent

Applications: Thermal Transfer Printing, Textile Manufacturing, Screen Printing

Product Families: Dispersions & Masterbatches, Color Pigments

Permanent Bordeaux FGR is a blue shade Naphthol AS pigment. It exhibits good light fastness and moderate solvent fastnesses properties.

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allnex

EBECRYL® 117

Brand: EBECRYL

Applications: Other Specialty Coatings, Glass Coatings, Conformal Coatings

Product Families: Functional Additives

EBECRYL® 117 is a hydroxyl functional monoacrylate monomer characterized by low odor and good adhesion and high reactivity. It is used in UV/EB cured coatings and adhesives to lower viscosity and increase flexibility. It is also used in intermediates.