Flake

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Sustainably sourced from the wood pulp of managed forests, cellulose acetate flake is a bio-based product with many applications.

Flake is the raw material for cigarette filter tow, cellulose acetate and triacetate filament yarns, film and insulation plastic for consumer products such as:

  • screwdrivers handles
  • writing pens
  • eye glass frames

 

Characteristics of flake

  • Compostable and easily incinerated
  • Easily bonded
  • Soluble
  • Selectively absorbs
  • Hypoallergenic properties
  • Versatile