ACumist® D-12

Micronized Polyethylene Homopolymer for use in high gloss and general purpose solvent borne coatings, stains and lacquers, and gravure inks. It provides a good balance of properties where economics are of paramount concern. Good for slip, scratch, abrasion resistance and matting.


  • 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 13.0
  • Product FamilyPE 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)<2.0
  • Drop Point, Mettler118°C (244°F)
  • Hide Drop Point, Mettler on details page?No
  • Density0.94
  • Acid NumberNil