Carboxyl Terminated Polyester Resin.

Delivery form: pale granules. 

Albester™ 5140 is despatched from our Sant'Albano Stura  - Italy production plant.

Technical Informations

Application Advice/Typical Applications

Albester™ 5140 resin is a low reactivity resin designed for combination with TGIC in 93:7 ratio. The resulting coatings exhibit excellent flexibility, storage stability and outstanding flow. It is also suitable for curing with ß-HAA in 95:5 ratio. Albester™ 5140 resin is suitable for GSB and Qualicoat Class 1.

Starting Formula:

Albester™ 5140                604

TGIC                                   46

Ti dioxide                          286

Barium Sulphate                 50

Flow Agent2                        10

Benzoin                                4


266% active matter.

Baking Schedule:

10 minutes at 200°C (object temperature).

Shipping and Storage

Albester™ 5140 resin should be stored in the original, unopened containers in a dry place at temperatures between 5 and 30°C. Exposure to direct  sunlight should be avoided. Under these conditions, the shelf life of this product is at least 1 (one) year from the date of delivery.

Product Security/Health and Safety

Before handling please read the Safety Data Sheet of this product for advice on safety, use and disposal.

Effluents and Pollution Control

For further information regarding this product please refer to:

Specialty Resins, Synthomer
Phone: +39 (0) 172 658249
FAX: +39 (0) 172 658303


Character Value Unit
Acid value 30 - 36 mg KOH/g 
Viscosity @200°C (ICI C&P) 3500 - 4500 m Pascal • s 
Colour (50% solution) 2 max Gardner 
Other Properties  
Glass transition temper. (Tg) approx. 68 °C 

Available Documents

Technical datasheet

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