Technical Data Sheet
Eastman™ Cellulose Acetate Propionate (CAP-482-20)
Commerical printing inks
Flexographic printing inks
General industrial coatings
Gravure printing inks
Multi-layer film non food contact
Non-medical housings & hardware for elec
Pack & carton coatings
Packaging coatings non food contact
Packaging component films
Packaging inks non food contact
Paints & coatings
Photographic imaging film
Water treatment industrial
Eastman Cellulose Acetate Propionate (CAP-482-20) is similar to Eastman CAP-482-0.5 in solubility and compatibility but Eastman CAP-482-20 has a higher viscosity. CAP 482-20 is useful as a film former in inks, overprint varnishes, and nail lacquer topcoats. It may be used alone or in combination with Eastman CAP-482-0.5.
Typical Value, Units
1.3 wt %
48 wt %
1.7 wt %
as Acetic Acid
0.01 wt %
0.017 wt %
Glass Transition Temperature (T
1.22 kg/L (10.2 lb/gal)
Viscosity determined by ASTM Method D 1343. Results converted to poises (ASTM Method D 1343) using the solution density for Formula A as stated in ASTM Method D 817 (20% Cellulose ester, 72% acetone, 8% ethyl alcohol).
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.