Trigonox F-C50

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Organic peroxide

Organic peroxide

Initiator for polymerization of ethylene and (meth)acrylates. 

  • Product name

    Trigonox F-C50
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

    107-71-1
  • Physical form

    Liquid
  • Regional availability

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

    tert-Butyl peroxyacetate
  • Molecular Weight

    132.2
  • Applications

    Polymerization of ethyleneTrigonox F-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.

Market Segments

Poly(meth)acrylics

Detailed description

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

Functions

  • Polymerization initiator

Applications

  • Acrylics

Polymer Production

Detailed description

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

Functions

  • Polymerization initiator

Applications

  • LDPE

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