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Product description

Piccotac™ 7590 hydrocarbon resin is an aromatic-modified, aliphatic tackifier resin with a unique combination of light color, low odor and statistically-modeled molecular weight distribution. This resin is an excellent tackifier for all styrene based thermoplastic elastomers, and in particular the newly developed SIBS (styrene-isoprene-butadiene-styrene) block copolymers.

Note: Piccotac™ 7590 is not on the DSL for Canada.

Applications/uses

  • Adhesives/sealants-B&C
  • Carpet construction
  • Case and carton closures
  • Casting wax
  • Hygiene adhesives
  • Labels non food contact
  • Packaging tape
  • Paints & coatings
  • Polymer modification
  • Protective coatings
  • Road markings
  • Roofing ingredients
  • Solvent borne packaging adhesives
  • Specialty tape
  • Tape non food contact
  • Tires
  • Wax ingredients
  • Wire/cable

Key attributes

  • Allows lower than usual hot melt coating temperatures
  • Excellent compatibility and performance in SIBS block copolymer HMPSA systems
  • Good compatibility with SBS block copolymers
  • Light color
  • Low odor

    Regulatory information and data sheets

    Product availability

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    • North America

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