Butanox M-60 VRD

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Organic peroxide

Organic peroxide

Medium-reactive, general purpose MEKP with low water content, 10% higher active oxygen compared to Butanox M-50, including a vanishing red indicator system.

  • Product name

    Butanox M-60 VRD
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

    1338-23-4
  • Physical form

    Liquid
  • Regional availability

    Africa, Europe, India, Middle East
  • Chemical name

    Methyl ethyl ketone peroxide
  • Applications

    Butanox M-60 VRD is a general purpose methyl ethyl ketone peroxide (MEKP) for the curing of unsaturated polyester resins in the presence of a cobalt accelerator at room and elevated temperatures. Butanox M-60 VRD is a 10% higher concentrated version of Butanox M-50 VR. Butanox M-60 VRD offers all the advantages of a standard MEKP i. e. Butanox M-60. The Butanox M-60 VRD includes a vanishing red indicator system that in most cases virtually disappears during cure. The red color is there when you need it i. e. during the mixing step, but will dissapear during cure.

Market Segments

Thermoset

Detailed description

The work horse in GRP curing systems, with 10% higher active oxygen compared to Butanox M-50, including a VR system. Medium-reactive, general purpose methyl ethyl ketone peroxide (MEKP) with guaranteed low water content, used for curing unsaturated polyester resins in the presence of a cobalt accelerator at room and elevated temperatures.

Functions

  • Curing agent

Applications

  • Engineered Stone,
  • Gelcoats,
  • Buttons,
  • Coatings,
  • Resin Transfer Molding,
  • Filament winding,
  • Hand lay up and spray up

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