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Technical Data Sheet

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Product Description
Eastman 168 non-phthalate plasticizer is an excellent general purpose non-orthophtalate plasticizer with performance equal or better than most ortho-phthalate plasticizers. It offers good performance properties, excellent low temperature flexibility, resistance to extraction by soapy water, and excellent non-migration properties. In plastisols, Eastman 168 non-phthalate plasticizer results in low initial viscosity and excellent keeping viscosity.

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
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 4:44:02 PM