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Crodamide™ BR (bead)
Crodamide BR is a bio-based anti-block additive effective in a wide range of polymers in plastic and coating applications. It retains excellent anti-blocking properties at high temperatures. Adding Crodamide BR allows use of less inorganic anti-block, such as talc or silica, and therefore maintains film clarity. Crodamide BR can be used in combination with Crodamide ER to give slip and anti-block, whilst maintaining clarity.
Crodamide BR (bead)

Product details

Chemical name

  • Behenamide


  • Crodamide

Features and benefits

  • Anti-block
  • Torque release
  • Thermal and oxidative stability


  • Adhesives & sealants
  • Biopolymers
  • Caps & closures
  • Film production
  • Inks

Product chemistry

  • Additives - Other Amides

Functions & effects

  • Anti-block
  • Torque release

Your system

  • Polymeric - Polyolefins

Renewable carbon content

  • 100%

Physical form

  • Bead

Regulatory clearances

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

Food contact approval

  • EU 10/2011
  • FDA (Specific chapters)
  • FDA (175.105)
  • Swiss Ordinance A
  • Explicit Directions. Contact us for more information


Property Units Value
Melting point ºC 102-112
Origin Vegetable
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