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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman 168™ SG non-phthalate plasticizer

  • Caps & lids food contact
  • Childcare items
  • Flexible PVC compounds
  • Medical devices
  • Medical supplies
  • Toys

Product Description

Eastman 168™ SG non-phthalate plasticizer is an enhanced grade of the industry-leading Eastman 168™ non-phthalate plasticizer, specifically targeted at more demanding applications such as medical devices, toys, childcare articles, and food contact applications.

Eastman 168™ SG offers customers with sensitive applications, security of supply and the most stringent QA protocols in a high-purity product, coupled with access to proprietary test data. It offers low extractables, low migration, and a clean toxicological profile.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
Acidity (wt%)0.01 max.
Color Pt-Co15 max.
Refractive Index 
     @ 25°C1.488
Specific Gravity 
     @ 20°C/20°C0.984
2-Ethylhexanol<50 ppm
DOP Di (2-Ethylhexyl) Phthalate<50 ppm
Boiling Point707 °F (375 °C)
Flash Point 
     Setaflash Closed Cup414 °F (212 °C)
Freezing Point<-89 °F (<-67.2 °C)
Vapor Pressure 
     @ 20°C<0.00001 torr (<0.001 Pa)
     @ 25°C66 cP (66 mPa·s)
     @ 20°C8.18 lb/gal (0.98 kg/L)

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.

10/28/2018 4:38:31 PM