ACumist® B-12

Micronized Polyethylene Homopolymer for use in solvent borne coatings, stains and lacquers, and solvent based flexographic inks. As with all ACumist products, it is insoluble in solvents and UV based monomers and oligomers at room temperature.


  • Content

    * The regulation includes a reference to this product. This does not imply blanket approval. End users should refer to the specific FDA regulation for details including extraction limitations and restrictions on the use of this product.

Product Form and Size

  • Product FormMicronized powder
  • Size10.0 to 11.5
  • Product FamilyMicronized PE homopolymer

Regulatory Approvals

  • Plastic Pipe Institute/NSF*No
  • FDA Indirect Approvals*Yes
  • FDA Direct Food Additives Approvals*No

Related TDS/SDS

Typical Uses

  • InksAnti-Blocking| Matting| Rub| Slip
  • CoatingsAnti-Blocking| Mar Abrasion-Scratch Resistance| Matting| Slip

Typical Properties

  • Hardness, dmm (ASTM D-5)<1.0
  • Drop Point, Mettler126°C (259°F)
  • Hide Drop Point, Mettler on details page?No
  • Density0.96
  • Acid NumberNil