Chemical Foaming Agent (CFA)
Product Data
Application A pelletized masterbatch intended for applications where a controlled gas release is important while still producing low density foams.
Characteristics Endo/Exo Decomposition
Regulatory Status All Raw Materials Are GRAS (generally regarded as safe)
Physical Apperance Supplied as Light Yellow Pellets
Technical Data  
Decomposition Range  Around 130° C (266° F)
Processing Recommendations Maximum gas yields are achieved when processing temperatures of 160-175° C (320-347° F) are reached
Usage Levels  
Injection Molding As a chemical foaming agent 0.5-2.5%
Extrusion  0.25-3.0%
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