What is C12 Epoxide?
1,2-Epoxydodecane is a clear colourless liquid,. It is more reactive than its corresponding acid and ester and thus is commonly used as an intermediate.
|Product Name||C12 Epoxide|
|Synonyms||2-Decyloxirane Dodecane, 1,2-epoxy-2-Decyloxirane’ 1,2-Dodecene epoxide, 1,2-Dodecene oxide, 1,2-Epoxydodecane|
|Physical State||off-white to yellow crystalline|
|Water Solubility||0.22 mg/L|
C12 Epoxide is an intermediate used in the synthesis of quaternary ammonium compounds for use as diesel fuel additives
It has found application in polymer systems as either a reactive epoxy monomer, or as a reactive diluent
It has also use in the manufacture of surfactants by alkoxylation, for cleaning compositions and the like
It has uses in the Personal Care sector, such as in the manufacture of dryer sheets and dishwasher formulations, by reaction with amines.