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KRATON™ G1654

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KRATON™ G1654 by Kraton Polymers is a styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene (SEBS) linear polymer with a tri-block structure. Acts as a thickening agent and viscosity modifier. It solidifies mineral oils to provide strength, enhanced flexibility and cushioning properties. Moreover, it provides elasticity and creates excellent moisture barrier. It performs very well at low temperatures and possesses excellent oil retention. It offers high level of formulation versatility, high clarity, enhanced product stability and broad range of rheological profiles. It shows excellent compatibility with variety of oils and can be directly dissolved in heated oil. KRATON™ G1654 finds application in cable-filling compounds, injection molded, or extruded “foamed“ oil gels. It can also be used to create low density foams when blended with oils and thermoplastic expandable microspheres. These foams can be thermoplastic or thermoset. Thermoset UV cured foams are more resistant to higher temperatures. Complies with FDA and listed on AICS, Canadian DSL, IECSC, EINECS, Japanese ENCS, KECI, NZIoC, PICCS, NECI and TSCA.

KRATON™ G1654 Product details

Product Type
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Chemical Composition
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CAS Number
68648-89-5
Physical Form
Various, Powder / Crumb
Appearance
Colorless to white
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Food contact approval
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KRATON™ G1654 Properties

Property

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Tensile strength, ASTM D412, separation speed 10in./min
xxxx MPa
Elongation at break, ASTM D412, separation speed 10in./min
xxxxx %
Hardness, shore A (10 sec), compression molded at 177°C
xx
Specific gravity
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Brookfield viscosity, 25% w in toluene, 25°C
xxxxxxx cps
Brookfield viscosity, 10% w in toluene, 25°C
xxx cps
Melt index, 5kg, 200°C & 230°C
xxx g/10 min
Styrene/Rubber ratio
xxxxx
Diblock content
xxx %
Tg of rubber block
xxx °C
Relative density at 20°C
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Solubility Properties

Element
Test Condition
Test Method
Soluble in
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Insoluble in
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Last edited Feb 1, 2018
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