Braskem America T-101

Braskem America T-101 is a versatile material used in the formulations of solvent-based adhesives, hotmelt, and pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSA) for various applications such as diapers, bookbinding, labels, and adhesive tapes. This aliphatic and hydrocarbon-based resin comes in the form of pellets and functions as a binder & resin in CASE ingredients. It is suitable for adhesive and sealant applications like solventborne adhesive, hot-melt adhesive, and pressure-sensitive adhesive in the printing and packaging markets.

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Chemical Family: Aliphatics, Hydrocarbons

End Uses: Hot Melt Adhesive, Pressure Sensitive Adhesive, Solventborne Adhesive

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Identification & Functionality

Applications & Uses


Physical Form
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Softening Point94 - 102°CASTM D 6493
Color (50% in Toluene)max. 3GardnerASTM D 6166
Acid Valuemax. 0.1mg KOH/gASTM D 974
Molecular Weight (Mw)1800-GPC
Viscosity (at 200°C)max. 250mPasASTM D3236

Regulatory & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Packaging Information

The resins are supplied in 25 ± 0.2 kg polyethylene bags and are supplied in pallet format.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
2 years
Recommended Storage & Handling Conditions

Hydrocarbon resins have thermoplastic characteristics, they can agglomerate when submitted to high temperatures and/or pressure (stacking). It is recommended to store the product in fresh place, free from direct sunlight, moisture and without stacking the pallets, also avoiding direct contact with the soil.