Picco AR100 Hydrocarbon Resin
Picco™ AR-100 Hydrocarbon Resin is a low molecular weight, modified aromatic hydrocarbon resin. This resin has good solubility in aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons and is compatible with a wide variety of thermoplastic and elastomeric polymers. It is utilized frequently in EVA-based woodworking adhesives and finds widespread use in pressure sensitive adhesives, particularly in systems containing natural rubber or styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR). It offers an excellent balance of tack, adhesion and cohesive properties to pressure sensitive systems. In styrenic block copolymer-based adhesives Picco AR-100 preferentially associates with the styrenic end blocks, producing higher room-temperature cohesion without affecting tack and adhesion properties.
- Carpet construction
- Case and carton closures
- Commerical printing inks
- Packaging tape
- Polymer modification
- Protective coatings
- Road asphalt
- Specialty tape
- Broad compatibility and solubility
- Reinforcing tackifier resin for many polymers used in the adhesive industry
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