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2-ethylhexyl acrylate

Product name 2-ethylhexyl acrylate
Synonyms acrylic acid 2-ethylhexyl ester
GOST no data
CAS 103-11-7

2-Ethylhexyl acrylate (octyl acrylate) is a clear colorless liquid with sweet odor. It is readily soluble in alcohols, acetone, diethyl ether and almost organic solvents; practically insoluble in water.


2-Ethylhexyl acrylate is produced from acrylic acid and 2-ethylhexyl alcohol;


  • 2-Ethylhexyl acrylate forms homopolymers and copolymers. Copolymers of 2-ethylhexyl acrylate can be prepared with acrylic acid and its salts, amides and esters, and with methacrylates, acrylonitrile, maleic acid esters, vinyl acetate, vinyl chloride, vinylidene chloride, styrene, butadiene, unsaturated polyesters and drying oils;
  • as a feedstock for chemical syntheses of a wide variety of organic products.

  • Manufacturer(s) JSC Acrylat
    Chemical structure of 2-ethylhexyl acrylate

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