Perkadox 24-FL

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Organic peroxide

Organic peroxide

Initiator for polymerization of vinyl chloride, vinylidene chloride, (meth)acrylates and HMS-PP production.

  • Product name

    Perkadox 24-FL
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

  • Physical form

  • Regional availability

    Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, India, Latin America, Middle East, North America
  • Chemical name

    Dicetyl peroxydicarbonate
  • Molecular Weight

  • Applications

    Perkadox 24-FL is used as an initiator for the suspension and mass polymerization of vinyl chloride in the temperature range between 40°C and 65°C. Perkadox 24-fl may be used in combination with other peroxides such as 1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl peroxyneodecanoate (Trigonox 423), Cumyl peroxyneodecanoate (Trigonox 99) or Dilauroyl peroxide (Laurox), to increase reactor efficiency.

Market Segments

Polymer production

Detailed description

Initiator for (co)polymerization of vinyl chloride, vinylidene chloride, acrylates and methacrylates. Used to increase melt strength of polypropylene to make high melt strength polypropylene (HMS-PP) by reactive extrusion process.


  • Polymerization initiator


  • Acrylics,
  • HMS PP,
  • PVC