• BM17 resin possesses an excellent reflow of aluminum in coatings and printing inks.
  • It has good alcohol resistance, plasticizer resistance, gasoline resistance and excellent weatherability.
  • BM17 resin is soluble in solvents like aromatics, esters, and ketones. It has an excellent compatibility with CAB, NC, and chlorinated rubber and vinyl resins.
  • BM17 Resin is commonly used in printing inks on packaging materials of cigarettes, plastic coatings and other printing inks.
  • It is in compliance with regulations of low volatile organic compounds. (VOC)

PropertiesTest MethodsUnitsValues
AppearanceClear Pellets or Powders
Molecular Weight (MW)ASTM D-3593g/mol90,000
Specific Gravity (25°C)ASTM D-792-1.18
Glass Transition Temp (Tg)ASTM D-3418°C85
Softening PointASTM D-36°C190
Acid NumberISO-3682mgKOH/g<1.0
Inherent Viscosity (IV)ASTM D-2857-0.37-0.43
Moisture ContentISO-3251%<0.5

The information contained on above data sheet is, to the best of our knowledge, true and accurate. However since the conditions of use are beyond our control, all recommendations or suggestions are presented without guarentee or responsibility on our part. We disclaim all liabilities in connection with the use of information contained herein or otherwise. All risks of such nature are assumed by the user.


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  • Solubility
  • Selection of Solvent
  • Solution Viscosity
aromaticsestersketones
BM17
solubility parameter=9.4
SolventBM17
IPA
nBA
IPA
DAA
EA
PAC
BAC
DBE
PMA
TOL
XYLPartial
Aromatic 100
Aromatic 150
ACE
MEK
CYC
MC
Carbitol Acetate
Heptane
Naphtha
Ethanol
SolventSolid Content (%)Dissolve Time (min)Viscosity (MPa s)
BM17Toluene2580