Piccotac 1098 Hydrocarbon Resin


  • Adhesives/sealants-B&C
  • Carpet construction
  • Case and carton closures
  • Casting wax
  • Labels non food contact
  • Packaging tape
  • Polymer modification
  • Protective coatings
  • Road markings
  • Roofing ingredients
  • Specialty tape
  • Wire/cable

Key attributes

  • Aliphatic C5 resin
  • Excellent adhesion in adhesives with natural rubber
  • Excellent color and color stability
  • Excellent peel and tack properties
  • Good adhesion to styrene-isoprene-styrene (SIS) block copolymers

Product description

Piccotac™ 1098 hydrocarbon resin is a 100°C softening point, thermoplastic, low molecular weight, aliphatic C5 resin. Derived largely from mixed monomers of petroleum origin, it is characterized by its light color, excellent balance of tack and of adhesive and cohesive properties, heat resistance, and wide compatibility and solubility. Piccotac 1098 is stabilized by addition of antioxidant. It is designed primarily for use in pressure sensitive adhesives and hot melt adhesives and coatings.

Product availability

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If applicable, authorized distributors are in the regions listed below, with more details provided in the “Authorized distributors” section.

  • Asia Pacific

  • Latin America

  • North America

Authorized distributors

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