Trigonox 36-C50

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Organic peroxide

Organic peroxide

Initiator for (co)polymerization of ethylene. 

  • Product name

    Trigonox 36-C50
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

  • Physical form

  • Regional availability

    Africa, Europe, India, Middle East
  • Chemical name

    Di(3,5,5-trimethylhexanoyl) peroxide
  • Applications

    Trigonox 36-C50 is an efficient initiator for the ethylene polymerization under high pressure in both autoclave and tubular processes. To obtain a wide spectrum of polymerization temperatures, combinations with other peroxides are applied in practice.

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Detailed description

Efficient initiator (50% active ingredient in odorless mineral spirits) for the production of Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE). Used for both tubular and autoclave processes. In most cases a combination with other peroxides is used to ensure a broad reactivity range.


  • Polymerization initiator


  • LDPE