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Eastman Cellulose Esters
Eastman Cellulose Esters

Markets and applications

Discover how Eastman cellulose esters enhance appearance and performance of applications in these markets.

Building and construction

Building & construction

From eliminating flooding and floating of colored pigments to the reduction of extender haziness, Eastman cellulose acetate butyrate improves color consistency in cast plastic sheet. Learn more here about the use of Eastman CAB for molded tubs, spas, and showers.
Coatings

Coatings

Typically used as additives or co-resins, cellulose esters are used to improve application properties and final appearance of coatings. Determine which CE is right for your application by discovering the versatile nature of Eastman cellulose esters.

Durables

Durables

Learn more about how cellulose acetate butyrate provides a wide range of benefits for cast plastic sheet used in display shelves and outdoor signage.

Electronics

Electronics

Discover how Eastman cellulose esters improve the appearance of a metal flake coating by ensuring an even distribution of metallic flake and consistent alignment.

Inks

Inks

Improved blocking, allowing faster print speeds, and better performance are just a few of the benefits that inks formulated with Eastman cellulose esters display. Discover the raw materials that enable formulators for the inks, graphic arts, and imaging markets to improve overall performance.

Personal care

Personal care

Eastman’s nontoxic and easily pigmented cellulose esters are polymers used by the nail care industry as film formers. Learn more here about the use of cellulose esters in personal care applications.

Pharmaceuticals

Pharmaceuticals

Eastman manufactures NF grade cellulose esters under cGMP that meet all the specifications of the United States Pharmacopeia. Learn more about the use of Eastman cellulose esters in the pharmaceutical market here.

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