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High molecular weight epoxy resins

The Epotec range of high molecular weight epoxy resins finds use in coatings for beverage and beer cans, seafood cans, fruit juice cans, enclosures for glass bottles, crown caps and coatings for aerosol / perfume spray bottles. They are also used in the general lining for dry food packs such as containers for cookies, cold creams, marker pens, roofing sheets, sheets for appliance bodies, sheet metal furniture and modulated office cabins.

Manufactured by Aditya Birla Chemicals (Thailand), the various product grades of high molecular weight epoxy resins include:

YD010S | YD017 | YD017S | YD019 | YD019S | YD907 | YD909

Product specifications:
Grade YD010S
EEW1 4,500 - 5,500
Viscosity2 4,600 - 9,000
Colour3 0.5
S.P.4 135 - 150
Features Type 10 resin with excellent flexibility, adhesion and flow
   
Grade YD017
EEW1 1,750 - 2,100
Viscosity2 2,000 - 4,000
Colour3 0.5
S.P.4 117 - 127
Features Standard type 7 resin for can coatings
Grade YD017S
EEW1 1,750 - 2,100
Viscosity2 1,290 - 2,270
Colour3 0.5
S.P.4 113 - 123
Features Type 7 resin with improved flow and adhesion
   
Grade YD019
EEW1 2,500 - 2,900
Viscosity2 4,630 - 9,850
Colour3 0.5
S.P.4 130 - 145
Features Standard type 9 epoxy resin for can and coil coatings
   
Grade YD019S
EEW1 2,500 - 2,900
Viscosity2 1,760 - 4,630
Colour3 0.5
S.P.4 124 - 133
Features Type 9 resin with better flow
Grade YD907
EEW1 1,750 - 2,100
Viscosity2 1,600 - 2,200
Colour3 0.5
S.P.4 117 - 127
Features Type 7 resin for can and coil coating and printing inks with better flow
 
Grade YD909
EEW1 2,500 - 2,800
Viscosity2 5,000 - 8,000
Colour3 0.5
S.P.4 130 - 145
Features Type 9 resin for can and coil coating with better flexibility
1 Epoxy equivalent weight (grams /equivalent)
2 ICI melt viscosity @ 150°C (cPs)
3 Gardner colour scale (max)
4 Softening point °C (Mettler ball and cup method)

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