Trigonox 29-C50

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Organic peroxide

Organic peroxide

Curing agent for unsaturated polyester resins and initiator for (co)polymerization of (meth)acrylates 

  • Product name

    Trigonox 29-C50
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

    6731-36-8
  • Physical form

    Liquid
  • Regional availability

    Africa, Europe, India, Middle East
  • Chemical name

    1,1-Di(tert-butylperoxy)-3,3,5-trimethylcyclohexane
  • Molecular Weight

    302.5
  • ProductActualproduct

    5.18-5.40% 
  • Applications

    Polymerization of styreneTrigonox 29-C50 can be utilized to increase polymerization rates at temperatures between 90-120°C. A comparison is made between thermally and Trigonox 29 initiated polymerization of styrene in a mass process, applying a typical temperature scheme (110-140-180°C). Figure 1. Mass polymerization of styrene

Market Segments

Poly(meth)acrylics

Detailed description

Initiator (50% active ingredient in odorless mineral spirits) for (co)polymerization of acrylates and methacrylates.

Functions

  • Polymerization initiator

Applications

  • Acrylics

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Thermoset

Detailed description

50% peroxide  formulation used for curing unsaturated polyester resins at elevated and high temperatures. Recommended when using carbon black in the formulation.

Functions

  • Curing agent

Applications

  • Hot press molding,
  • Pultrusion

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