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.

Typical Uses

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

Regulatory Approvals

  • FDA Indirect Approvals*Yes
  • FDA Direct Food Additives Approvals*No

Product Form and Size

  • Product FormMicronized powder
  • Size10.0 to 13.0
  • Product FamilyPE homopolymer

Related TDS/SDS

Typical Properties

  • Hardness, dmm (ASTM D-5)<2.0
  • Drop Point, Mettler118°C(244°F)
  • Density0.94
  • Acid NumberNil