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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman Sustane™ SAIB (Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate), Food Grade, Kosher

Chemical Synonym
  • INCI: Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate
  • Beverage ingredients
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  • General industrial coatings
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  • Other-food chemicals
  • Personal care ingredients
  • Weighting agent

Product Description
Eastman Sustane™ SAIB (Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate), Food Grade, Kosher is a high purity distilled product that is odorless and tasteless at levels used in beverages. A stable, viscous liquid, it is used primarily in citrus beverages as a weighting agent or flavor emulsion stabilizer to prevent separation of essential citrus oils. It is also used to provide transfer resistance in lipstick. Eastman Sustane™ SAIB (Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate), Food Grade, Kosher is produced by the controlled esterification of natural sugar (sucrose) with acetic and isobutyric anhydrides and is provided as a kosher product by Eastman Chemical Company. All kosher products produced by Eastman are manufactured under rabbinical supervision in full accordance with Jewish dietary law.

Typical Properties

PropertyTest MethodTypical Value, Units
Form Viscous liquid
Refractive Index 1.454 n(20°C/D)
     @ 25°C 1.146 kg/L
Flash Point 
     Cleveland Open Cup 260 °C (500 °F)
Decomposition Temperature 288 °C (550 °F)
Viscosity, Brookfield 
     @ 100°C 105 cP, approx.
     @ 160°C 16 cP, approx.
     @ 30°C 100000 cP, approx.
Acid Number (mg KOH/g) 0.2 max.
     Pt-CoD 1209200 max.

Properties reported here are typical of average lots. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.

Eastman and its marketing affiliates shall not be responsible for the use of this information, or of any product, method, or apparatus mentioned, and you must make your own determination of its suitability and completeness for your own use, for the protection of the environment, and for the health and safety of your employees and purchasers of your products. No warranty is made of the merchantability of fitness of any product, and nothing herein waives any of the Seller's conditions of sale.

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