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Product description

Eastman Cellulose Acetate Propionate CAP-482-0.5 is a low-odor, free-flowing powder. It is especially adaptable for use in printing inks and clear overprint varnishes because of its wide solubility in ink solvents, compatibility with other resins used in printing inks, and high melting point. Films formed from Eastman CAP-482-0.5 have fast solvent release, excellent antiblocking properties, and grease resistance superior to that of other film-formers. Its solubility and hardness make CAP-482-0.5 an excellent resin for nail lacquer topcoats. It is often used in combination with Eastman CAP-482-20 to optimize the formulation viscosity. When CAP-482-0.5 is dissolved in appropriate solvents a clear, colorless solution is produced.

Eastman CAP-482-0.5 is based on cellulose, one of the most abundant natural renewable resources, from trees harvested from sustainably managed forests.

For applications that require food contact compliance, please refer to Eastman CAP-482-0.5, Food Contact.

Applications/uses

  • Architectural coatings
  • Auto oem
  • Auto refinish
  • Commerical printing inks
  • Consumer electronics
  • Consumer housewares-nfc
  • Cosmetic ingredients - nails
  • General industrial coatings
  • Graphic arts
  • Gravure printing inks
  • Industrial electronics
  • Industrial maintenance
  • Inkjet printing inks
  • Inks
  • Leather coatings
  • Lighting
  • Metal coatings
  • Multi-layer film non food contact
  • Non-medical housings & hardware for elec
  • Overprint varnishes
  • Pack & carton coatings
  • Packaging coatings non food contact
  • Packaging components non food contact
  • Packaging inks non food contact
  • Personal care ingredients
  • Photographic imaging film
  • Process additives
  • Protective & performance film
  • Protective coatings
  • Screen printing inks
  • Shrink film non food contact
  • Tac film
  • Truck/bus/rv
  • Water treatment industrial
  • Wood coatings

Regulatory information and data sheets

Product availability

Check with local sales office to determine exact availability by country. Orders subjected to minimum order quantity.
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa
  • Latin America
  • North America

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