acrylic acid

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acrylic acid

An easily polymerized, colorless, corrosive liquid, C3H4O2, used as a monomer for acrylate resins.

acrylic acid

(Elements & Compounds) a colourless corrosive pungent liquid, miscible with water, used in the manufacture of acrylic resins. Formula: CH2:CHCOOH. Systematic name: propenoic acid

acryl′ic ac′id

a colorless, corrosive liquid, C3H4O2, used esp. in the synthesis of acrylic resins.

a·cryl·ic acid

A colorless, corrosive liquid, C3H4O2, that readily forms polymers. It is used to make plastics, paints, synthetic rubbers, and textiles.
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Noun1.acrylic acid - an unsaturated liquid carboxylic acid used in the manufacture of acrylic resinsacrylic acid - an unsaturated liquid carboxylic acid used in the manufacture of acrylic resins
carboxylic acid - an organic acid characterized by one or more carboxyl groups
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Complete report on Acrylic Acid market divided into 13 major chapters that offer an overview of current market scenario as well as Acrylic Acid forecasts is now available at http://www.
Although copolymers of acrylic acid and urea have been little studied, these materials have been described in previous studies.
The binder-aqueous polymer dispersion based on acrylic acid esters - aqueous solution of acrylic resin with the following parameters - Density (20 degrees C) 1.
In August 2012, BASF, Cargill and Novozymes announced their joint agreement to develop a process for the conversion of renewable raw materials into bio-based acrylic acid.
Arkema has finalized the creation of Sunke, a joint venture with Jurong Chemical, in which Arkema has a majority interest, and which consists in particular of two acrylic acid production lines each amounting to 160,000 ton/year located on the Taixing site in China.
8226; Asia Pacific was the largest regional market for acrylic acid with demand exceeding 2,500.
With respect to its new acrylic acid process, Novomer recently received a $5 million DOE grant, as part of the Clean Energy Manufacturing Initiative, for scale-up of its catalytic technology that involves the reaction of shale gas-based EO and CO.
The companies also have successfully established several technologies to dehydrate 3-HP to acrylic acid at lab scale.
With expanded production of important basic chemicals including NPG and EO, our new world-scale acrylic acid facility, and our butyl acrylate and SAP plants, BASF can further strengthen its production base in the C2 and C3 value chains.
The ability of the acrylic acid grafted polypropylene film to inhibit lipid oxidation was evaluated in an oil-in-water emulsion system at pH 7.
The plant is planned to annually produce 80,000 metric tons of acrylic acid, 80,000 metric tons of butyl acrylate and 35,000 metric tons of glacial acrylic acid, and it is expected to reach its projected capacity in the year of 2015.
SAMCO will produce and sell up to 70,000 tonnes per annum of glacial acrylic acid to SAPCO and up to 160,000 tonnes per annum of butyl acrylate to SAAC and a Dow offtaker.