GWAX 150A is a versatile and reliable bio-based linear polyethylene wax specifically designed as a surface modifier for various applications. Its high-quality granular format makes it easy to handle and use. This multi-purpose additive is well-suited for hot-melt adhesive formulations, offering excellent performance. With its bio-based nature, GWAX 150A is an environmentally friendly choice for CASE (Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants, and Elastomers) ingredients, providing sustainable solutions to your manufacturing needs.

Functions: Surface Modifier

Chemical Family: Polyethylene Waxes, Polyolefins, Waxes

Labeling Claims: Bio-based, Sustainable

End Uses: Hot Melt Adhesive

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Identification & Functionality

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Features & Benefits

Labeling Claims

Applications & Uses

Adhesive & Sealant Type

Properties

Physical Form
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Dropping Point120°CDIN ISO 2176
Solidification Point105°CDIN ISO 2207
Melting Point120°CDIN 51007
Needle Penetration (at 25°C)110‐1mmDIN 51579, ASTM D1321
Dynamic Viscosity (at 140°C)360mPasDIN EN ISO 2555
Density (at 23°C)0.9315g/cm³DIN EN ISO 1183‐1
Acid Valuemax. 1mg KOH/gDIN EN ISO 2114
Saponification Valuemax. 2mg KOH/gDIN EN ISO 3681
Yellowness Indexmax. 25DIN EN ISO 11664
Flash Point (Clevel)min. 225°CDIN EN ISO 2592
Flash Point (Pensky M.)min. 225°CDIN EN ISO 2719

Regulatory & Compliance

Quality Standards

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Packaging Information
  • The wax is produced in 3 mm granules and shipped in BigBags (2 x 600 kg) strapped on a CP9 pallet.
  • Alternative packaging: 25 kg bags on a EUR pallet.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
3 years