RayVace® 696

Polyvinyl Acrylic Terpolymer

RayVace 696 is a polyvinyl acrylic terpolymer. This product was developed for architectural topcoats with Low VOC and APEO free.  It is a polyvinyl acrylic emulsion enhanced with vinyl versatate monomer creating a unique terpolymer. Coatings formulated with RayVace 696 have excellent scrub, water, stain, and alkali resistance.

Key Features

• Outstanding scrub and stain resistance
• Excellent water and alkali resistance
• Low VOC
• APEO-free

RayVace® 696 Typical Physical Properties
Polymer Type Polyvinyl Acrylic/Vinyl Versatate Terpolymer
Weight Solids 53%
Viscosity (Brookfield Model RVT) 350 cps, #2/100 rpm
pH 4.4
Tg (MDSC) 13°C
MFFT (ASTM D-2354) 2°C
Particle size (Mean) 0.82 microns
Surfactant charge Anionic/Nonionic
Weight per gallon 8.6 lbs/gal
Freeze thaw stability Do Not Freeze
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If any product is defective in workmanship or materials, Specialty Polymers, Inc. will replace the product. The information contained in this Technical Bulletin is intended to be a guideline. It is offered in good faith, but without guarantee. We recommend users of the product perform their own testing to determine the suitability of the product in their application.