Perkadox 16S

Product Line Organic peroxides

Organic peroxide

Perkadox 16S is an initiator for production of PVC and acrylics, polymerization of (meth)acrylates, curing agent for unsaturated polyester and (meth)acrylic resins.

  • Product name

    Perkadox 16S
  • Brand

    Perkadox
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

    15520-11-3
  • Physical form

    Powder
  • Regional availability

    Europe, Latin America
  • Chemical name

    Di(4-tert-butylcyclohexyl) peroxydicarbonate
  • Molecular Weight

    398.5
  • Concentration

    3.77-3.89%
  • Applications

    For polymerization of vinyl chloride: Perkadox 16S is applied as an initiator for the suspension and mass polymerization of vinyl chloride in the temperature range between 40°C and 65°C. Perkadox 16S can be used alone or 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. For Thermoset: Perkadox 16S, Di(4-tert-butyl cyclohexyl) peroxydicarbonate, is a solid peroxy dicarbonate which is used for the curing of unsaturated polyester resins and methacrylic resins mainly in the temperature range of 60°C and higher.

Market Segments

Acrylics production

Detailed description

Perkadox 16S is an initiator for suspension polymerization of acrylates and methacrylates.

Functions

  • Polymerization initiator

Applications

  • Acrylics
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Polymer production

Detailed description

Perkadox 16S is an initiator for the production of PVC, PVA, PVOH and acrylics.

Functions

  • Polymerization initiator

Applications

  • Polystyrene,
  • PVA,
  • PVC,
  • PVOH
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Thermoset composites

Detailed description

Perkadox 16S is a solid peroxydicarbonate used for curing unsaturated polyester resins and (meth)acrylic resins in the temperature range of 60°C and higher. Ideal combination of low activation temperature and relatively high storage temperature. Especially suitable in case a clear transparent end-product is required.

Functions

  • Curing agent

Applications

  • Pultrusion,
  • CIPP,
  • Acrylic solid surface
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