Oxygenated Solvents

Oxygenated Solvents offer exceptional benefits across a broad range of applications.


UCAR™ ESTER EEP

UCAR™ ESTER EEP is a slow evaporating ether-ester solvent with excellent solvent properties for a wide range of coating applications.

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Used In:

  • High solids coatings
  • Electrostatically sprayed coatings
  • Conventional enamels and lacquers
  • Acrylic polymerization

Advantages:

  • High boiling point and low surface tension
  • High electrical resistance
  • Slow evaporation rate
  • Excellent solvent release from coating films

Typical Properties

Molecular Weight:  146.19

Evaporation Rate:  0.1 (nBuAc1)

Vapor Pressure:  0.7 mmHg (20°C)

Density:  7.91 Lb/Gal (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.951 g/cm³ (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.951 g/cm³ (20°C)

Viscosity:  1.3 (20°C Cp)

Viscosity:  1.3 (20°C Cp)

Surface Tension:  28.1 (Surface Tension (Dynes/Cm At 20°C) (Dynes/Cm At 25°C))

Surface Tension:  28.1 (Surface Tension (Dynes/Cm At 20°C) (Dynes/Cm At 25°C))

Boiling Point:  169.7 °C (760mm Hg)

Boiling Point:  169.7 °C (760mm Hg)

Flash Point:  138 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Flash Point:  138 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Availability:

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America