Eastman launches Aerafin™ polymer – a new polyolefin for hot melt adhesives

04/08/2016

Eastman launches Aerafin™ polymer – a new polyolefin for hot melt adhesives

Eastman Chemical Company announced that it is expanding its polyolefin portfolio with the addition of Aerafin™ polymer. Aerafin is an innovative polymer created for use in hot melt adhesives. It enables a broad processing window for hot melt formulations, including the ability to spray at temperatures as low at 130°C and offers compatibility with a range of hydrocarbon tackifiers.

Eastman has a long history of reliability and quality in the production of amorphous polyolefins for several markets, including hot melt adhesives, roofing, and flooring. With abundant ethylene and propylene feedstock available, and a fully integrated manufacturing position, Eastman’s polyolefins business is well positioned to deliver additional innovative products that improve the capabilities of olefin-based adhesives worldwide. For more information about Eastman Aerafin™ polymer, visit EastmanAerafin