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Technical Data Sheet

  • Auto OEM
  • Auto refinish
  • Automotive
Key Attributes
  • Enhanced metal flake orientation in basecoats
  • Improved strike-in resistance
  • Reduces dry-to-touch time
  • Surface defect reduction

Product Description

Eastman Solus™ 2300 performance additive is a dry, free-flowing powder that is convenient to handle. It is soluble in a wide range of solvents and compatible in most high solids coatings systems. When Solus™ 2300 is dissolved in appropriate solvents a clear, colorless solution is produced.

Eastman Solus™ 2300 performance additive is based on cellulose, one of the most abundant natural renewable resources. The calculated approximate bio-content value of 43% for Solus™ 2300 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.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
Intrinsic Viscosity0.095
Acetyl Content19 wt %
Butyryl Content30 wt %
Hydroxyl Content1.6 wt %
Moisture Content3.0 max %
Tga~110 °C
Polymer Density (lbs/gal)10.2 1.22 kg/L
Specific Gravity1.22

aGlass Transition Temperature

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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