CELLULOSE ESTERS

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Cellulose esters are thermoplastic resins partially produced using biomass like wood.

Properties

  • Up to 63% biobased
  • Non biodegradable
  • Rigid
  • Transparent

Applications

  • Cosmetic / luxury
  • Appearance parts

Transformation

  • Injection molding
  • Plate extrusion
  • Thermoforming
GradePropertiesDensityPlasticizer content (%) Optical propertiesSection modulus (MPa)Tensile elongation at break (%)Izod notched impact (J/m)Thermal resistance (°C) (HDT A)
ASTM TestD792
Injection
ACI 002Cellulose acetate1,2729Transparent1 9313020368
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