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2-Ethylhexyl Thioglycolate

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Product overview

The mercapto carboxylic ester find some applications:

  • Fine chemical as intermediate compounds.

  • Plasticizers additive for synthetic rubber.

  • Antioxidant agent.

  • Mining industry as collector.

  • Cosmetic such as glycerol monothioglycolate (CAS: 30618-84-9) or monothanolamine thioglycolate (CAS: 126-97-6).

  • Epoxy hardener by reaction of polyols with thioglycolic acid to prepare polythiols.

  • Polymers : low odor chain transfer agent


EHMA is commercialy available. Arkema can evaluate preparations of others thio-esters on request.

Geographic availability
  • Worldwide
Technical Data
Chemical name : 2-Ethylhexyl thioglycolate
Common name : HEMA

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