Eastman

Product description

Eastman™ Ester Gum 8L-M Resin is a thermoplastic glycerol ester of gum rosin with very low color and acid number, especially designed to be used in the adhesive industry for the production of hot melt adhesives. The special production process used for this resin permits the production of a product with high oxidation resistance, excellent color retention and minimal odor.

Applications/uses

  • Adhesives/sealants-B&C
  • Bookbinding
  • Caps & lids non-food contact
  • Carpet construction
  • Case and carton closures
  • Commerical printing inks
  • Film modification
  • Labels non food contact
  • Packaging component films
  • Packaging components non food contact
  • Packaging tape
  • Paints & coatings
  • Polymer modification
  • Protective coatings
  • Road markings
  • Roofing ingredients
  • Solder flux
  • Specialty tape
  • Tape non food contact
  • Tires
  • Wax ingredients
  • Wire/cable

Key attributes

  • Good color stability
  • Good oxidation resistance
  • Low color
  • Low odor

    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

    Authorized distributors

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