Batimix Polyvac® 160

Homopolymer of vinyl acetate - Mid-range binder base

Description

BATIMIX Polyvac 160 is a mid-range polyvinyl acetate binder used in a range of industries. It is also an adhesive for paper and packaging, wood, leather, textile finishing, and carpet back-sizing.

Main Purpose

BATIMIX Polyvac 160 is primarily used as a mid-range binder base for paints, putties, and adhesives. It is an adhesive for paper and packaging, wood, leather, textile finishing, and carpet back-sizing.

Features

Specifications

SpecificationResult
Emulsion appearanceSmooth, white liquid
Dry film appearanceClear, brittle
Emulsifier typeNonionic
Stabilizing agentPolyvinyl Alcohol
PlasticizerN/A
Plasticizer content [% on total]0
pH at 25°C5 ± 1
Density at 25°C [g/cm3]1.07 ± 0.02
Dry solids content [%]44 ± 1


Typical Properties

PropertyResult
Viscosity [cP, Brookfield RVT sp7 at 5 rpm, 25°C]60,000 ± 10,000
Avg. particle size [µm]≤ 2
Free monomer [%]≤ 0.5
Grit content at 200 µm [%]≤ 0.1
Min. film-forming temperature [°C]16
Glass transition temperature [°C]31 ± 2
Mechanical stabilityExcellent

Packaging

  • 50 KG Drum
  • 125 KG Drum

Health & Safety

This product is water-based and non-toxic under normal conditions.