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EPON™ Resin 8281


EPON™ Resin 8281 was developed for use in formulating highly filled compounds, particularly those with high levels of silica-type fillers. This resin allows the formulator to compound materials suitable for use in a wide variety of products, including adhesives, electrical encapsulants and molding compounds, tooling compounds, and most construction end uses


  • Excellent resistance to pigment and filler settling
  • Low saponifiable chlorine level
  • Superior resistance to foaming under vacuum
  • Viscosity stability comparable to other conventional liquid EPON Resins

Sales Specification

Property Standard Value Unit Test Method
Color 1 max. Gardner ASTM D1544
Viscosity at 25°C 110 - 140 P ASTM D445
Weight per Epoxide 182 - 195 g/eq ASTM D1652

Typical Properties

Property Standard Value Unit Test Method
Density at 25°C 9.7 lb/gal ASTM D1475
Epichlorohydrin Content 1 max. ppm
Iron Content <0.1 ppm
Potassium Content 0.6 ppm
Saponifiable Chloride 0.027 % wt.
Sodium Content 0.1 ppm
Water Content 0.034 % wt.

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