Eastman

Product Description

Eastman Cellulose Acetate Butyrate (CAB-500-5) is a cellulose ester with high butyryl content, low hydroxyl content and medium ASTM(A) viscosity. It offers a wide range of solubility and compatibility. It is tolerant of nonpolar aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons. It produces a relatively soft, flexible film requiring little or no plasticizer in many applications. Eastman CAB-500-5 is supplied as a dry, white free-flowing powder convenient to handle. Eastman cellulose esters are based on up to sixty percent cellulose, one of the most abundant natural renewable resources.

Applications/Uses

  • Apparel
  • Architectural coatings
  • Auto oem
  • Auto plastics
  • Auto refinish
  • Automotive
  • Automotive parts & accessories
  • Automotive protective coatings
  • Commerical printing inks
  • Compensation film
  • Consumer electronics
  • Device housings
  • Formulators
  • General industrial coatings
  • Graphic arts
  • Inkjet printing inks
  • Inks
  • Leather coatings
  • Medical - non-mg approved
  • Metal coatings
  • Packaging coatings non food contact
  • Packaging inks non food contact
  • Paints & coatings
  • Photographic imaging film
  • Process additives
  • Process solvents
  • Protective coatings
  • Specialty tape
  • Water treatment industrial
  • Wood coatings

Regulatory Information and Data Sheets

Product Availability

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  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe, Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America
  • North America

Authorized Distributors

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