Ixan® PVS856 is a ready-to-process PVDC based premix of low viscosity formulated to offer very good thermal stability as well as very good oxygen and water vapor barrier properties. 
It is suitable for both extrusion and co-extrusion processes and is particularly recommended for use as barrier layers in multi-layer food packaging films (heat shrinkable or not). 
Ixan® PVS856 is compliant with FDA and EU 10/2011 requirements and is supplied as a blue-tinted free-flowing powder.


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    Specialty Polymers
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Segments Applications
Industrial & Protective Coatings Industrial coatings

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Specialty Polymers Polyvinylidene Chlorides PVDC (Polyvinylidene chloride)

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
  • Latin America
Not available in Middle East/Africa

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