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Eastman 168™ non-phthalate plasticizer

Eastman 168™ non-phthalate plasticizer has been safely and effectively used for more than 40 years, with proven performance in a wide variety of flexible PVC applications.

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Eastman 168™ non-phthalate plasticizer

Resistances

  • Chemical High
  • Stain High
  • UV Medium

Sensory & Aesthetic

  • Clarity High (Transparent)
  • Scent None

Sustainability

  • Other Sustainable Attributes Attributes : Recognized as phthalate alternative, wide regulatory approvals, comprehensive & clean toxicology profile, warning-free labeling.
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The Material

Eastman 168™ non-phthalate plasticizer has been marketed and safely used for more than 40 years, with proven performance in a wide variety of flexible PVC applications. One of a family of Eastman plasticizers, Eastman 168 is a high-grade non-phthalate plasticizer for PVC that performs equally or better than most traditional plasticizers. It offers outstanding low temperature flexibility, resistance to extraction by soapy water, and excellent non-migration properties. In plastisols, Eastman 168 results in low initial viscosity and excellent keeping viscosity.

Eastman 168 is used in a variety of applications, including: toys, food containers, vinyl products, flooring, medical devices, coatings for cloth, adhesives, sealants, and electric connectors.

Attributes

RESISTANCES

  • - Chemical: High
  • - Stain: High
  • - UV: Medium


SENSORY & AESTHETIC

  • - Clarity: High (Transparent)
  • - Schent: None


SUSTAINABILITY 

  • - Recognized as pathalate alternative 
  • - Comprehensive & clean toxicology profile 
  • - Warning-free labeling

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