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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman™ Cellulose Acetate Propionate (CAP-504-0.2)


Applications
  • Adhesives/sealants-B&C
  • Architectural coatings
  • Auto OEM
  • Auto plastics
  • Auto refinish
  • Automotive parts & accessories
  • Commerical printing inks
  • Consumer electronics
  • Cosmetic ingredients - nails
  • Device housings
  • Flexographic printing inks
  • General industrial coatings
  • Graphic arts
  • Gravure printing inks
  • Industrial maintenance
  • Inkjet printing inks
  • Inks
  • Lighting
  • Multi-layer film non food contact
  • Pack & carton coatings
  • Packaging inks non food contact
  • Paints & coatings
  • Photographic imaging film
  • Polymer modification
  • Process additives
  • Process solvents
  • Protective coatings
  • Water treatment industrial
  • Wood coatings

Product Description
Eastman™ Cellulose Acetate Propionate (CAP-504-0.2) is a free-flowing powder having low odor, low color, and high hydroxyl content. It is fast dissolving, has good water tolerance and resistance to souring, and is compatible with many ink resins and solvents. It has good resistance to discoloration from UV light and has good adhesion to plastics. It has a low viscosity (0.2 seconds) and has an approximate propionyl content of 42.5 wt%.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
General
Acetyl Content0.6 wt %
Propionyl Content42.5 wt %
Hydroxyl Content5 wt %
Melting Point188-210 °C
Viscositya0.76 poise
Glass Transition Temperature (Tg)159 °C
Tukon Hardness20 Knoops
Wt/Vol1.26 kg/L (10.53 lb/gal)

aViscosity 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).



Comments
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.


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