Some of the caprolactone is sold in the market to be used in products such as coatings, but the majority of the product is converted on-site into two main derivatives - caprolactone thermoplastics and caprolactone polyols.
What does CL stand for?
CL stands for Caprolactone
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A caprolactone polyol with an equivalent weight of 415 was used as one of the controls.
Caprolactone limits moisture sensitivity, boosts melt strength, and helps plasticize the starch.
Caprolactone chemicals are used in paints, adhesives and in the motor, aerospace, medical and shoe industries.
03/wet lb list and off-list prices in North America Products: Solution and solid grade resins and colorants Increase: 5%/lb list and off-list prices in North America Effective: July 1, 2006, or as contracts allow Solvay Chemicals Houston, TX Products: CAPA[R] Caprolactone products Increase: $0.
: Caprolactone Monomer (CLO) and all grades of Neolt Neopentylglycol, $0.
Thursday, October 2--Session G: Elastomers and TPU: "Foam-in-place gasketing," Bob Pierce and Max Stolco, Cannon; "Novel co-polymer polycarbonate diols for polyurethane elastomer applications," Ralph Moore, Urethane Consultants International; Kazuaki Okabe and Toshio Obara, Hodogaya Chemical; Toshihide Kabayashi and Norimi Kishida, Nippon Polyurethane Industry and Nippoly America; and Aisa Sendijarevic, Troy Polymers; "Elastomers with improved physical properties based on caprolactone prepolymers," Thomas Upshaw, Gerhard Mueller and Rui Xie, Dow Chemical; "Improved processability and performance in MDI elastomers based on ultra-low monol polyols," Bruce D.
The company is concentrating on linear, highly crystalline homopolymers for now, though it has explored several copolymers, including ones made with caprolactone.