Oxygenated Solvents

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


UCAR™ Filmer IBT

UCAR™ FILMER IBT is an effective coalescent solvent for latex architectural trade paints, inks, and industrial coatings.

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Used In:

  • Coalescing aid
  • Coatings
  • Nail care
  • Printing inks

Advantages:

  • Non-HAP (Hazardous Air Pollutant) Solvent
  • Slow evaporation rate and very low water solubility
  • Excellent coalescing aid for emulsion polymers
  • Excellent hydrolytic stability

Typical Properties

Molecular Weight:  216

Evaporation Rate:  <0.01 (nBuAc1)

Vapor Pressure:  <0.01 mmHg (20°C)

Density:  7.89 Lb/Gal (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.948 g/cm³ (20°C)

Specific Gravity:  0.948 g/cm³ (20°C)

Viscosity:  17.9 (20°C Cp)

Viscosity:  17.9 (20°C Cp)

Surface Tension:  30.7 (Dynes/Cm At 20°C, Dynes/Cm At 25°C)

Surface Tension:  30.7 (Dynes/Cm At 20°C, Dynes/Cm At 25°C)

Boiling Point:  255 °C (760mm Hg)

Boiling Point:  255 °C (760mm Hg)

Flash Point:  246 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Flash Point:  246 °F (Closed Cup Flash Point)

Availability:

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America