Cadox L-50a

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Organic peroxide

Organic peroxide

Preferred MEKP for curing Gel Coats & promoted unsaturated polyester resins at room temperature.

  • Product name

    Cadox L-50a
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

    1338-23-4
  • Physical form

    Liquid
  • Regional availability

    Latin America, North America
  • Chemical name

    Methyl ethyl ketone peroxide
  • Applications

    Cadox L-50a is an ideal catalyst for the room temperature cure of promoted unsaturated polyester resins. Cadox L-50a has a low hydrogen peroxide content which reduces gel coat porosity and provides improved curing of vinyl ester resins. Cadox L-50a also has a high MEKP dimer content which may provide better final cure in some resin systems.  Additional end-use information is available in Nouryon’s brochures.

Market Segments

Thermoset

Detailed description

Ideal catalyst for curing Gel Coats & promoted unsaturated polyester resins at room temperature. Low-hydrogen peroxide and high dimer content reduces gel-coat porosity and provides improved curing of vinylester resins.

Functions

  • Curing agent

Applications

  • Gelcoats,
  • Body and Spray Fillers,
  • Centrifugal casting,
  • Coatings,
  • Continuous Laminating,
  • Resin Transfer Molding,
  • Filament winding,
  • Vinylesters,
  • Hand lay up and spray up

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