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Technical Data Sheet
Benzoflex™ 1046 Plasticizer

  • Automotive
  • Flooring

Product Description
Benzoflex™ 1046 is a specialty benzoate plasticizer imparting excellent stain resistance in PVC or PVC acetate copolymers. Its high resin solvation at elevated temperatures, coupled with its tolerance for fillers, makes it the plasticizer of choice for wall coverings and vinyl floor coverings. In addition, its excellent rheological properties make it highly desirable for plastisol and organosol applications.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
Color Pt-Co70
Refractive Index 
     @ 25°C1.492
Specific Gravity 
     @ 20°C/20°C1.03
Boiling Point655 °F (346 °C)
Flash Point 
     Setaflash Closed Cup338 °F (170 °C)
Freezing Point<-29 °F (<-34 °C)
Vapor Pressure 
     @ 20°C0.00001 torr (<0.0013 Pa)
     @ 25°C52 cP (52 mPa·s)
     @ 20°C8.6 lb/gal (1.03 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 4:40:32 PM