Eastotac™ hydrocarbon resins are low molecular weight, water-white to light color, inert thermoplastic resins derived from petrochemical feedstock and are available with softening points from 100° to 142°C. These resins are suggested for applications where excellent color stability and low odor are critical.

Physical Properties Comparison:Hydrocarbon Resins
Chemical Type:Hydrogenated aliphatic hydrocarbon resin
Applications:Hot melt and pressure-sensitive adhesive
Benefits:Light to water-clear color, excellent color stability, broad compatibility with numerous elastomers, polymers, and other resins
Typical Markets:Nonwoven, tapes, labels, assembly, packaging
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