Chemical name: Dibenzoyl Peroxide
CAS number: 94-36-0
Description and features
Enox BPO (Dibenzoyl Peroxide 75%) is a white granule moistened with 25% water. This diacyl peroxide has C14H10O4 as chemical formula and it is used as initiator for the (co)polymerization of styrene, acrylonitrile, acrylates, methyacrylates and vinylacetate. Further it is being used to cure unsaturated polyester, vinyl esther and acrylic thermosetting resins at ambient temperatures.
Dibenzoyl peroxide also so known as benzoyl peroxide, BPO and benzoperoxide.
|HS code||2916 32 00|
Molecular and structural information
|Molecular weight||242.23 g/mol|
|Assay||73.50 - 76.50 %|
|Water content:||25.00 % ± 2.00|
|Benzoic Acid||≤0.50 %|
|Inorganic + Organic hydrolysable chloride||≤0.30 %|
|H (as C6H6COOH)||≤0.50 %|
|Flash point||Not applicable|
|Melting point:||103 - 105 20 °C @ 1.013 hPa|
|Partition coefficient (log Pow)||3.43 @ 20 °C|
|Relative density||1.33 @ 25 °C|
|Solubility in water||Slightly soluble (9 .1 mg/l) @ 25 °C
|Vapour pressure||< 1mm Hg @ 20 °C|
Available packaging: 20 KG PE drums.
Special packaging is available on request
Europe and United States: Provided Enox BPO is on stock in our local warehouses our lead time is about one week if delivered in 20 KG drums.
Canada, South America, South Africa and other markets can also be served, please contact our sales department for more details.
Store Dibenzoyl Peroxide in a cool, dry and well-ventilated area and in line with legal requirements.
Keep Enox BPO away from heat sources and oxidizing agents.
This substance (CAS: 94-36-0) has been registered (FULL) under REACH (EC) 1907/2006.
A Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) is available for Enox BPO and all other products supplied by Vesta Intracon BV. An MSDS describes the hazards of a product and explains how a product can be safely handled, used and stored. Besides it provides important regulatory and emergency response information for the purchased product.