Chemical

Products

Para Tertiary Butyl Phenol

Cas Number

98-54-4

Other Names

p-tert-butylphenol-formaldehyde resin , (PTBP-FR) or 4-(1,1-dimethylethyl), phenol (PTBP Formaldehyde)

The formula

C10H14O

Introduction

PTBP is also used in the production of leather chemicals and serves as an additive in the rubber industry. PTBP also finds application as an intermediate product.

Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance White Flakes
Molecular Weight 150.24 g/mole
Boiling Point 237 °C
Freezing Temperature 97.0 C
Flash point 118 °C
Melting Point 97.0-99.0 °C
Vapor Pressure 1 mmHg (@ 70°C)
Purity 99.5% max
Applications

Mostly used in manufacturing of laquers & varnishes.