Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Benzyl Abietate

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1231

n Very high boiling plasticizer derived from rosin. It is compatible with many other varnish and lacquer constituents. As a rosin derivative, it is susceptible to atmospheric oxidation and yellowing. Sometimes known as Benzyl Resinate. Open image in new window

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA