Eastman

Product description

Eastman™ Ester Gum 8D-M kosher is a pale, thermoplastic glycerol ester of rosin. It is produced by means of a steam stripping process that yields a low-odor and low color resin suitable for food ingredient application. This resin is produced from glycerin from non-animal origin and gum rosin harvested from pine trees. All kosher products produced by Eastman are manufactured under rabbinical supervision in full accordance with Jewish dietary law.

Applications/uses

  • Adhesives/sealants-b&c
  • Bookbinding
  • Caps & lids non-food contact
  • Carpet construction
  • Case & carton sealing closings
  • Chewing gum
  • 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

  • Low acid number
  • Low odor

    Regulatory information and data sheets

    Product availability

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    • Latin America
    • North America

    Authorized distributors

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