acrylic acid


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acrylic acid

C3H4O2, a colorless corrosive acid used in making acrylic polymers and resins.
CAS # 79-10-7
See also: acid
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The global acrylic acid market is significantly influenced by various activities undertaken by different prominent players residing in the global market.
Effect of Partial Neutralization of Acrylic Acid. Figure 3 indicates that the swelling capacity of superabsorbent polymer increased with the degree of neutralization in the range from 65% to 70% degree of neutralization and then decreased considerably with further neutralization.
Acrylic acid is a high-volume chemical that feeds into a broad range of products.
SAMCO will produce and sell up to 70,000 tonnes per annum of glacial acrylic acid to SAPCO and up to 160,000 tonnes per annum of butyl acrylate to SAAC and a Dow offtaker.
This SAP project is part of a larger program being developed by Saudi Acrylic Acid Company, for which Fluor has been engaged since the early developments of the project.
Arkema produces glacial acrylic acid (GAA) and acrylate esters, which are used as an input for the resins of the photocures and coating businesses of Total.
They are usually based on methyl methacryhc or other esters derived from acrylic acid so they are toxic.
Their report on a new catalyst for making acrylic acid appears in ACS Catalysis, the newest in the American Chemical Society's suite of 39 peer-reviewed scientific journals.
Saudi Arabia's National Industrialization Co (Tasnee) has begun talks with banks to secure financing for a $1.5 billion to $2 billion acrylic acid plant, according to a report.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-16 September 2009-Norwegian Aker Solutions wins deal for acrylic acid, acrylates plant in Saudi Arabia(C)1994-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Arkema will buy a Clear Lake, TX, acrylic acid and esters plant and the UCAR Emulsion Systems specialty latex businesses in North America for a fair value consideration of $50 million.