Kalama® K-FLEX® Dibenzoate Plasticizers

K-FLEX® plasticizers are an excellent phthalate-free solution for formulators looking for environmentally friendly, non-SVHC, low VOC plasticizers and coalescents.  In addition to the environmental attributes these products offer, use of K-Flex can also enhance key performance characteristics of the end-product.  They are non-SVHC K-FLEX plasticizers offer equal or superior performance over other standard plasticizers and coalescents in a wide range of applications including adhesives, caulks, sealants, coatings, and vinyl/plastisol applications.  Many products in the line also have certain FDA clearances for use in indirect food-contact applications.


We manufacture our K-Flex products at our facilities in Kalama, WA and Rotterdam, The Netherlands as noted in the table below.

Product Description Freeze Point, °C Solubility Parameter MSDS/TDS Order Sample
K-FLEX® 500 Polar plasticizer,high solvator for PVC applications. Also compatible with other polymers such as polyvinyl acetate. 6 9.7 Navigate Order Sample
K-FLEX® 500P A dibenzoate blend designed for coatings or other applications where ultra low levels of VOCs are desired. 0 9.8 Navigate Order Sample
K-FLEX® 850P Economical,specifically tailored for vinyl applications, offers excellent stain resistance and durability. Can be used alone or in blends with other plasticizers. 12 9.8 Navigate Order Sample
K-FLEX® 850S A low VOC blend of dibenzoates optimized for use in waterborne latex applications. 14 9.8 Navigate Order Sample
K-FLEX® 975P Compatible with polar polymers, low freeze point, better handling properties than other modern binary dibenzoate blends.Patent-pending blend. 6 9.9 Navigate Order Sample
K-FLEX® DP Most versatile polar, high solvating plasticizer. Compatible with wide range of polar polymers and rubbers, excellent choice for high solvating plasticizer applications. -51 9.5 Navigate Order Sample
K-FLEX® PG Designed for use in vinyl, imparts outstanding stain resistance and durability,Can be used at higher loading levels without degrading performance in adhesives.   9.8 Navigate Order Sample

K-FLEX is a registered trademark of Emerald Performance Materials, LLC for its line of low-VOC plasticizers and coalescents.
K-FLEX is also a registered trademark of King Industries, Inc. for its line of polyester and urethane polyols and resin modifiers.

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