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1-Ethynyl-1-cyclohexanol (ECH) is used as a catalyst inhibitor (platinum) in silicone release coatings.

1-Ethynyl-1-cyclohexanol (ECH) is an acetylenic alcohol with different application fields, such as life science, silicones, plastics, polymers and fibers.

The melting temperature of ECH is at 28°C, the boiling temperature (1013 hPa) at 179,75°C.

Used as a catalyst inhibitor (platinum) in silicone formulations e.g. silicone release coatings (solvent less type – thermal curing) and in silicone molding.

Product Details

Cyclohexanol, 1-ethynyl-

CAS No.: 78-27-3

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0,5KG Glass bottle

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