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Paints & Coatings

ACumist® B-6

Medium density polyethylene (MDPE) Homopolymer

Overview
Smallest particle size, highest performing Micronized Polyethylene Homopolymer, for use in general purpose solvent borne and UV/EB cured coatings, can and container coatings, solvent based gravure and flexographic and generally liquid inks. It is especially useful for improving slip and rubs in inks. As with all ACumist products, it is insoluble in solvents and UV based monomers and oligomers at room temperature. Also used to improve sandability of coating primers.Use SDS Number 11463 to retrieve the safety data sheet using the SDS Finder. 
Specifications

General Information

  • Application
    • Coatings
    • Gravure/Flexo Solvent-Based Ink
    • Hot Melt
    • Pressure Sensitive
    • Reactive
    • Solvent Borne
    • Tapes
    • Water Borne
  • Brand
    • ACumist®
  • Industry
    • Adhesives
  • Performance Function
    • Anti-Blocking
    • FT Replacement
    • Gloss Control
    • Non-Slip or Anti-Skid
    • Rub/Mar Resistance
  • Physical Form
    • Micronized Powder
  • Product Family
    • Micronized PE Homopolymer
  • Product Settings
    • Dynamic
  • Size
    • 6.0 to 7.5 Micron
  • Type
    • Offset
    • PSA
    • SB OPV
    • Screen Inks
    • Sealant
    • UV Inks

Properties

  • Acid Number
    • Nil
  • Density
    • 0.96
  • Drop Point Mettler
    • 126 °C (259 °F)
  • Hardness
    • < 1.0 at 25 °C
  • Hide Drop Point
    • No

Standards & Approvals

  • FDA Direct Food Additives Approval*
    • No
  • FDA Indirect Food Additives Approval*
    • Yes
  • Plastic Pipe Institute/NSF*
    • No

Sampling

  • Sample Products
    • Yes

General Information

  • Application
    • Coatings
    • Gravure/Flexo Solvent-Based Ink
    • Hot Melt
    • Pressure Sensitive
    • Reactive
    • Solvent Borne
    • Tapes
    • Water Borne
  • Brand
    • ACumist®
  • Industry
    • Adhesives
  • Performance Function
    • Anti-Blocking
    • FT Replacement
    • Gloss Control
    • Non-Slip or Anti-Skid
    • Rub/Mar Resistance
  • Physical Form
    • Micronized Powder
  • Product Family
    • Micronized PE Homopolymer
  • Product Settings
    • Dynamic
  • Size
    • 6.0 to 7.5 Micron
  • Type
    • Offset
    • PSA
    • SB OPV
    • Screen Inks
    • Sealant
    • UV Inks

Properties

  • Acid Number
    • Nil
  • Density
    • 0.96
  • Drop Point Mettler
    • 126 °C (259 °F)
  • Hardness
    • < 1.0 at 25 °C
  • Hide Drop Point
    • No

Standards & Approvals

  • FDA Direct Food Additives Approval*
    • No
  • FDA Indirect Food Additives Approval*
    • Yes
  • Plastic Pipe Institute/NSF*
    • No

Sampling

  • Sample Products
    • Yes
  • Performance Function : Anti-Blocking|FT Replacement|Gloss Control|Non-Slip or Anti-Skid|Rub/Mar Resistance
  • Industry : Adhesives
  • Application : Coatings|Gravure/Flexo Solvent-Based Ink|Hot Melt|Pressure Sensitive|Reactive|Solvent Borne|Tapes|Water Borne
  • Type : Offset|PSA|SB OPV|Screen Inks|Sealant|UV Inks
  • Size : 6.0 to 7.5 Micron
  • Product Settings : Dynamic
  • Product Family : Micronized PE Homopolymer
  • Physical Form : Micronized Powder
  • Hide Drop Point : No
  • Density : 0.96
  • Drop Point Mettler : 126 °C (259 °F)
  • Hardness : < 1.0 at 25 °C
  • Acid Number : Nil
  • FDA Indirect Food Additives Approval* : Yes
  • FDA Direct Food Additives Approval* : No
  • Plastic Pipe Institute/NSF* : No
  • Sample Products : Yes
  • Brand : ACumist®
Sales Sheet
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Product sell sheet
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2/12/2024
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Sell Sheet
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10/31/2023
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Product sell sheet
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10/31/2023
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Technical Note
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Typical properties
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10/31/2023
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Brochure
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Brochure
application/pdf 2.43 MB
2/15/2024
2.43 MB
Data Sheet
Name
Description
File Size
Date
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application/pdf 10.75 KB
10/31/2023
10.75 KB
Name
Description
File Size
Date
Size
10.75 KB
10/31/2023
10.75 KB
Brochure
2.43 MB
2/15/2024
2.43 MB
Product sell sheet
77.09 KB
2/12/2024
77.09 KB
Sell Sheet
353.48 KB
10/31/2023
353.48 KB
Product sell sheet
84.04 KB
10/31/2023
84.04 KB
Typical properties
89 KB
10/31/2023
89 KB
Name
Description
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Date
Size
Product Number
Image
SKU
Description
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10293729
ACumist® B6, 20 kg, BAG
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10647511
ACumist® B6, 300 kg, BAG
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10664883
ACumist® B6 20 kg BAG H8
Image
SKU
Description
alt
10293729
ACumist® B6, 20 kg, BAG
alt
10647511
ACumist® B6, 300 kg, BAG
alt
10664883
ACumist® B6 20 kg BAG H8