SCG Chemicals WD2040P

SCG Chemicals WD2040P is the polyethylene homopolymer wax having unique properties produced from thermal cracking process. Our high technologies and processing control, resulting in good consistency of qualities with uniform color and physical characteristics of wax so it can be used in various applications.

Functions: Processing Aid, Rheology Modifier, Thinner, Wetting Agent

Chemical Family: Polyethylene Waxes, Polyethylenes, Polyolefins, Waxes

Compatible Polymers & Resins: Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA), Polyolefins, Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)

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Identification & Functionality

CASE Ingredients Functions
Plastics & Elastomers Functions

Features & Benefits

Product Characteristics

* Compatibility with polyolefins
* Excellent pigment wettability
* Excellent lubrication
* Excellent chemical resistance
* Good heat resistance and thermal stability

Applications & Uses

Adhesive & Sealant Type
Plastics & Elastomers End Uses
Typical Application

* Hot melt adhesive
* PVC compound
* Color masterbatch
* Rubber

Processing Guidelines

The recommended melt temperature is 130 - 150 °C. It is recommended to use mixing machine giving good
Applications    Function
Hot melt adhesive Viscosity reduction and heat resistance improvement
PVC compound Excellent lubrication
Color masterbatch Dispersing agent
Rubber Viscosity reduction and lubricant
Product Technical Assistance
For technical assistance or further information on this product or any other SCG Chemicals' products contact
your SCG Chemicals technical service at the address or telephone number as specified below.


Physical Form
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Viscosity at 140°C350-450cpsASTM 03236
Density0.92g/cm3ASTM D1505
Penetration Hardness2dmmASTM D1321
Dropping Point109°CASTM D3954

Regulatory & Compliance

Quality Standards
International Compliance

* US FDA 21 CFR 175.105
* US FDA 21 CFR 178.3720
* Directive 2002/95/EC (RoHS) and
Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS Recast)
* Regulation (EC) No.1907/2006 (REACH)
* Directive 94/62/EC (Packaging and Packaging Waste)
* EN71 Part3: 2013 European Standard on Safety of Toys

Safety & Health


* The product is not classified as a hazardous material.

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Product Packaging
  • 20 kg loose bag
  • 20 kg bag on pallet (pelletized wrap)
  • The product is suitable for recycling using modern methods of shredding and cleaning. In-house production waste should be kept clean to facilitate direct recycling.

Storage & Handling


* Store in original container in tidy according to the manual of Handling and Storage from Thai Polyethylene Company Limited/ Thai Polypropylene Company Limited.
* Product(s) should be stored in dry and dust free location at temperature below 50°C and protected from direct sunlight and/or heat, well-ventilated area, away from incompatible materials and food and drink, as this may lead to quality deterioration, which results in odor generation and color changes and can have negative effects on the physical properties of this product.
* Keep container tightly closed and sealed until ready for use. Containers that have been opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Do not store in unlabelled containers. Use appropriate containment to avoid environmental contamination.
* The storage area should be stable and not be slopped.