Emily McBride

Emily McBride is an applications chemist at Emerald Kalama Chemical LLC whose focus is on product and applications development for dibenzoate esters. She holds a B.S. in chemistry from The University of California-Sacramento and an M.S. in polymer chemistry from the University of Oregon.

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Dibenzoate Plasticizers in Waterborne Acrylic PSAs

New blends of dibenzoates have recently been introduced for adhesives and other applications.
March 1, 2014

Plasticizers are normally used in polymeric systems to soften or to improve the processability of a composition.


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Searching for a Better Dibenzoate Solution

January 1, 2011
A new non-phthalate benzoate plasticizer product could satisfy the current needs of the adhesives industry.
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Dibenzoate Plasticizers Offer a Safer, Viable Solution to Phthalates

February 1, 2010
Though phthalates offer many benefits in the manufacturing process, dibenzoate plasticizers have a proven track record of safety and reliability.
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