Dibutyl Maleate (DBM)

CAS# 105-76-01

Property Unit: Specification:
Ester Content, % 96.3 Minimum
Color 50 Maximum
Specific Gravity @ 25 °C 0.990-0.998
Water Content % 0.10 Maximum
Alcohol Content 0.08% Maximum
Acidity mg KOH/g 0.20% Maximum
Application
Dibutyl Maleate (DBM) is a plasticizer for vinyl resins, and is used for copolymers applications involving PVC and vinyl acetates. Dibutyl Maleate is an unsaturated ester which is used for creating sulfosuccinate surfactants in detergents and paints. Other applications of DBM include use in plastisols, dispersions, coatings, adhesives, and synthetic lubricants.
Packaging
This product is available in 55 gallon drums. Please ask about custom packaging.
Synonyms
di-n-butyl maleate; maleic acid, di-n-butyl ester; maleic acid dibutyl ester; 2-butenedioic acid (cis) di-n-butyl ester; 2-butenedioic acid (cis) dibutyl ester; 2-butenedioic dibutyl ester; butyl maleate
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