Potassium polyacrylate
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Potassium polyacrylate
Alias
2-Propenoic acid, homopolymer, potassium salt
Polyacrylic acid, potassium salt
Category
Polymer surfactants- Acrylic polymer
CAS No.
25608-12-2
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: Biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent film-forming, adhesive, dispersing, emulsifying, thickening abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %,≥
95
 
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Major Uses
Thickening agent in personal care products.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as adhesives.
Use as lubricant.
Use as flocculant. eg: water treatment.
Manufacturers
 
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