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Characterization Desmophen 800 is a highly branched polyester bearing hydroxyl groups.

It is suitable for use in the formulation of two-component polyurethane

Form supplied Desmophen 800 is supplied as a solvent-free resin of high viscosity.

Characteristic data
Property Value Unit of measurement Method
Hazen color value ≤ 250
Acid value ≤4 mg KOH/g
Viscosity at 23 C
o 850 ± 150 mPa∙s
70% in 1-methoxypropylacetate-2
Hydroxyl content 8.6 ± 0.3 %
Water content ≤ 0.1 %

Other data*
Property Value Unit of measurement Method
Equivalent weight approx. 200
Density at 20°C approx. 1.18 g/ml
Flash point approx. 150 °C
Pour point approx. 11 °C
*These values provide general information and are not part of the product specification.

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Edition 2018-01-08 Product Datasheet
Replaces edition dated 2017-06-14

Only PU grade solvents should be used (< 0. ketones. Desmophen 800 has good compatibility with esters. Prolonged storage of a solution with low binder content may result in turbidity and sedimentation. Desmophen 800 is compatible with most polyester and ® polyether Desmophen grades and with Desmodur HL. Edition 2018-01-08 Product Datasheet Replaces edition dated 2017-06-14 . The compatibility should nevertheless be tested. Desmophen 800 can be used to formulate floor coatings with high abrasion resistance. L and N 75. Properties / Applications With Desmodur L as the reaction partner. ether esters. ® DESMOPHEN 800 Solubility / thinnability Generally speaking. and aromatics. As with any product. Desmophen 800 yields hard films with good chemical resistance. page 2 of 3 Document contains important information and must be read in its entirety. use of Desmophen 800 in a given application must be tested (including but not limited to field testing) in advance by the user to determine suitability. the solutions formed must be tested for their storage stability. However. IL.05% water. These coatings are also characterized by high impact resistance. toughness and abrasion resistance. free from other reactive impurities). Compatibility Generally speaking. As a combination polyol with Desmophen 1100.

Other Information ® ® Desmophen and Desmodur are registered trademarks of Covestro AG. Nothing herein shall be construed as a recommendation to use any product in conflict with any claim of any patent relative to any material or its use.g. safety. ® DESMOPHEN 800 Storage Desmophen 800 should be stored in tightly sealed original containers and protected from moisture. safety data sheets and product labels. Information is available in several forms. Such testing has not necessarily been done by us. contract or otherwise. and handling. heat. technical assistance and information (whether verbal. The recommended storage temperature for Desmophen 800 is o less than 30 C. For further information contact your Covestro LLC representative or the Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs Department in Pittsburgh. are beyond our control. proper use. Edition 2018-01-08 Product Datasheet Replaces edition dated 2017-06-14 . No license is implied or in fact granted under the claims of any patent. Unless we otherwise agree in writing. and environmental standpoint. technical assistance and information are suitable for your intended uses and applications. technical assistance. Any statement or recommendation not contained herein is unauthorized and shall not bind us. This product is slightly hygroscopic. Editor: Covestro LLC 1 Covestro Circle Tel. in tort. written or by way of production evaluations). This application-specific analysis must at least include testing to determine suitability from a technical as well as health. Therefore.covestro. and information. provided the material is stored in sealed original containers at the recommended storage temperature. Storage time Desmophen 800 has a shelf life of twelve months from date of receipt at customer. technical assistance and information to determine to your own satisfaction whether our products. 412-413-3983 page 3 of 3 Document contains important information and must be read in its entirety. incurred in connection with the use of our products. e. The manner in which you use and the purpose to which you put and utilize our products. all products are sold strictly pursuant to the terms of our standard conditions of sale which are available upon request. Pennsylvania 15205 Contact: United States CAS Single Point of Contact Office www.. including any suggested formulations and recommendations. Before working with this product. you must read and become familiar with the available information on its risks. it is imperative that you test our products. It is expressly understood and agreed that you assume and hereby expressly release us from all liability. All information and technical assistance is given without warranty or guarantee and is subject to change without notice. PA. and foreign materials. Health and Safety Information Appropriate literature has been assembled which provides information concerning the health and safety precautions that must be observed when handling this product. This cannot be overemphasized.