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Cithrol™ 2DO

Cithrol 2DO is a bio-based ester used as carrier fluid in liquid colour concentrates for better pigment dispersion in numerous polymer including LDPE, PET, PLA and PVC. It acts at the pigment surface to improve compatibility with the polymer matrix and reduce pigment re-agglomeration.
Cithrol™ 2DO
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Product details

Chemical name

  • Ester carrier

Brand

  • Cithrol

Features and benefits

  • Improves pigment wetting and dispersion
  • Improves flow
  • Reduces pigment re-agglomeration

Applications

  • Liquid masterbatch

Product chemistry

  • Additives - Other Esters

Functions & effects

  • Dispersion
  • Emulsification

Your system

  • Polymeric - Acrylic / vinylic / UV
  • Polymeric - Polyolefins

Renewable carbon content

  • 0%

Physical form

  • Liquid

Regulatory clearances

  • IECSC (China)
  • REACH (European Union)
  • ENCS (Japan)
  • KECI (Korea)
  • More clearances available. Contact us for more information.

Food contact approval

  • EU 10/2011
  • Swiss Ordinance A

Typicals

Property Units Value
Acid value mgKOH/g 0-10
δD 16.2
δH 2.7
δP 2
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