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Hydrocarbon Resin

November 30, -0001

Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, TN, has announced the launch of Regalite C6100, a partially hydrogenated hydrocarbon resin for nonwoven adhesives. Tackifier resins are added to the base polymers and elastomers in adhesives to improve their ability to stick. Regalite C6100 is compatible with a wide range of elastomers and polymers and is suitable for a variety of hot melt adhesive formulations. Telephone: 423-229-6636; Fax: 423-229-8595; E-mail: peschbach@eastman.com; Web: www.­eastman.com
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