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Plasticizer Compatibility Charts

Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Dicapryl adipate

P-165

C

C

C

C

C

C

P

P

C

C

Di-(2-ethylhexyl) adipate

P-132

P

C

C

C

P

C

P

P

C

C

Diisobutyl adipate

P-123

C

C

C

C

C

Diisodecyl adipate

P-140

P

C

C

C

P

P

P

P

C

C

Dinonyl adipate

P-166

P

C

C

C

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Di-(2-ethylhexyl) azelate

P-147

C

C

C

C

P

I

C

C

Diisoctyl azelate

P-142

C

C

C

C

P

I

C

C

Di-n-heptyl azelate

P-148

C

C

C

C

P

I

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Diethylene glycol dibenzoate

P-104

P

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

Dipropylene glycol dibenzoate

P-105

P

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

Polyethylene glycol 200 dibenzoate

P-106

P

C

P

C

C

C

C

C

P

P

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Acetyl tri-n-butyl citrate

P-107

P

P

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

Acetyl triethyl citrate

P-108

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

Tri-n-butyl citrate

P-109

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

Triethyl citrate

P-110

C

C

C

C

P

C

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Epoxidized soy bean oil

P-127

I

P

C

C

I

I

I

I

C

C

2-Ethylhexyl epoxytallate

P-190

C

C

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Dibutyl fumarate

P-178

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Glyceryl triacetate

P-184

C

C

C

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Dimethyl isophthalate

P-112

I

C

C

C

P

C

I

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Di-n-butyl maleate

P-179

C

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Triisodecyl trimellitate

P-113

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Isopropyl myristate

P-155

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Butyl oleate

P-185

I

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

I

Glycerol monooleate

P-153

P

P

P

P

P

P

P

P

P

P

Methyl oleate

P-156

I

P

C

C

P

C

P

P

P

P

n-Propyl oleate

P-159

I

P

C

C

P

C

P

P

P

P

Tetrahydrofurfuryl oleate

P-149

P

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Isopropyl palmitate

P-157

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Chloroparaffin, 41% C1

P-100

P

C

P

C

C

C

C

P

C

C

Chloroparaffin, 50% C1

P-101

P

C

P

C

C

C

C

P

C

C

Chloroparaffin, 70% C1

P-103

C

C

P

C

C

C

C

P

C

C

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
2-Ethylhexyl diphenyl phosphate

P-137

P

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

Tributyl phosphate

P-133

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

P

C

Tricresyl phosphate

P-182

C

C

C

C

P

C

C

C

C

C

Triphenyl phosphate

P-134

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

I

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Butyl benzyl phthalate

P-135

P

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

Butyl octyl phthalate

P-125

I

P

C

C

P

C

I

P

C

C

Dicapryl phthalate

P-167

P

C

C

C

P

C

P

C

C

C

Dicyclohexyl phthalate

P-116

P

C

C

P

C

P

C

P

P

P

Di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate

P-181

I

C

C

C

C

C

I

P

C

C

Diethyl phthalate

P-183

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

P

C

Diisobutyl phthalate

P-124

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

Diisodecyl phthalate

P-174

P

C

C

C

P

C

P

C

C

C

Diisooctyl phthalate

P-177

I

C

C

C

C

C

C

P

C

C

Dimethyl phthalate

P-168

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

P

C

Ditridecyl phthalate

P-176

P

C

C

C

P

C

P

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Butyl ricinoleate

P-119

I

C

C

C

P

C

C

I

C

Glycerol tri(acetyl ricinoleate)

P-117

I

I

C

C

P

C

C

C

Methyl acetyl ricinoleate

P-122

P

C

C

C

P

P

C

C

C

C

Methyl ricinoleate

P-121

P

C

C

C

P

C

C

I

I

n-Butyl acetyl ricinoleate

P-120

I

C

C

C

P

P

C

C

C

C

Propylene glycol rincinoleate

P-118

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Dibutyl sebacate

P-173

I

P

C

C

C

C

P

P

C

C

Di-(2-ethylhexyl) sebacate

P-172

I

P

C

C

C

C

P

P

C

C

Dimethyl sebacate

P-169

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
n-Butyl stearate

P-158

I

C

C

C

C

I

Propylene glycol monostearate

P-152

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
Diethyl succinate

P-170

C

C

C

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible

 

 

 


Cat #CACABCNECPMPSVAVBVCVCA
N-Ethyl o,p-toluenesulfonamide

P-130

C

C

C

C

C

C

C

I

I

o,p-Toluenesulfonamide

P-131

P

P

P

C

I

C

I

I

I

 

Code for column headings
CA-cellulose acetate; CAB-cellulose acetate butyrate; CN-cellulose nitrate; EC-ethyl cellulose; PM-polymethyl methacrylate; PS-polystyrene; VA-polyvinyl acetate; VB-polyvinyl butyral; VC-polyvinyl chloride; VCA-poly(vinyl chloride-co-vinyl acetate)
Code for compatibility
C-compatible, P-partially compatible, I-incompatible