Hauthane L-2897

A hard, NMP-free, APEO-free, alcohol-resistant, aliphatic, polyester, water-borne polyurethane dispersion.

Suggested Uses: L-2897 was developed for use on flexible and rigid PVC and other plastic substrates. It may also be formulated to provide gloss topcoats on cementatious, metal and wood substrates. This product exhibits superior chemical resistance properties, while maintaining excellent flexibility and gloss retention characteristics.


  • Contains dipropylene glycol dimethyl ether (DMM) co-solvent
  • Excellent UV resistance
  • Exceptional alcohol resistance
  • Humidity resistance
  • Superior adhesion to PVC


Hauthane L-2897 Data Sheet

Physical Properties

35 %
Solids Tolerance
± 1 %
50 to 500 cps
pH7.5 to 10.0
Density8.8 lb/gal
Softening Point
360 ºF
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) Content (As Supplied)
104 g/L
Sward Hardness 50

Tensile Properties


L-2897 may be used as a sole vehicle or blended with acrylic emulsions for spray or brush applications. Rheology modifications can be made with associative thickeners for alternative application methods.


L-2897 may be dried at ambient temperatures with supplemental co-solvent addition of 5 % DPM or DPnB on total formulation weight. Typical oven drying temperatures and dwell times for aqueous coatings are sufficient to produce optimal film properties.