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Polyvinyl alcohol

Polyvinyl alcohol

Synonyms PVA; Ethenol Homopolymer; Elvanol; Gelvatols

CAS Number: 9002-89-5 Molecular Weight: ~22,000

MDL Number: MFCD00081922

SKU 02151938-CF
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Description

Product Description

Polyvinyl Alcohol

Application Notes

Polyvinyl alcohol is the raw material to make polymers. Polyvinyl alcohol is used as a emulsion polymerization aid, as protective colloid, to make polyvinyl acetate dispersions.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Emulsion polymerization aid | Protective colloid

Specifications
SKU 02151938-CF
Alternate Names PVA; Ethenol Homopolymer; Elvanol; Gelvatols
Application Notes Polyvinyl alcohol is the raw material to make polymers. Polyvinyl alcohol is used as a emulsion polymerization aid, as protective colloid, to make polyvinyl acetate dispersions.
Base Catalog Number 151938
Boiling Point 644° F at 760 mm Hg approximately (NTP, 1992)
CAS # 9002-89-5
Density 1.329 (NTP, 1992)
Flash Point 175° F (NTP, 1992)
Format Powder
Melting Point 442° F (decomposes) (NTP, 1992)
Molecular Weight ~22,000
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, respirator filter
pH 5,0 to 6,5 (4 % solution)
RTECS Number TR8101000
Solubility Soluble (NTP, 1992)
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Vapor Pressure Negligible (NTP, 1992)