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a chemical compound used in plastics and resins


(ˈæk rəˌleɪt, -lɪt)

a salt or ester of an acrylic acid.
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Noun1.acrylate - a salt or ester of propenoic acid
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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BASF is broadening its portfolio of UV resins to include five new standard epoxy acrylates from the Laromer EA product family.
Urethane acrylates to dominate the waterborne UV curable resins market"
EBECRYL 5849 resin is the latest addition to Allnex's portfolio of versatile energy curable polyester acrylates.
The polymer contains a silane crossllnker added to acrylates, forming alkylslloxyl groups in the acrylate copolymers.
In separate vessel, sprinkle the Acrylates/C10-30 alkyl acrylate into the water of phase B with mixing.
From the NMR analysis of monomers and copolymers, it is apparent that there is a deficiency of electrons in alkyl acrylates compared with alkyl methacrylates.
Headquartered in The Netherlands, IGM Resins is global specialty chemical company that supplies photo-initiators and acrylates to the UV-curable coatings and inks markets.
SAN DIEGO -- The ubiquitous acrylates take home the Contact Allergen of the Year title for 2012.
It is said to offer lower crosslink density than other highly functional urethane acrylates and is, therefore, said to be more flexible at higher coat weights, according to the company.
This article presents the preparation conditions and mechanical performance of a series of UV-curable hyperbranehed polyurethane acrylates (HBPUA) that are characterized by Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) spectroscopy, [.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-16 September 2009-Norwegian Aker Solutions wins deal for acrylic acid, acrylates plant in Saudi Arabia(C)1994-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Desmolux coating binders are solvent-free, radiation-curing (UV or electron beam) acrylates.