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Luperox® CU polymer initiator

Product

Luperox® CU polymer initiator is used for polymerization of styrene to form general purpose polystyrene or thermoplastics like ABS and SAN.

Identity

CAS number
80-15-9
Chemical name
cumene hydroperoxide
Abbreviation
CHP

1 hour half-life temperature in trichloroethylene: 190°C

 

Available formulations:

  • Luperox® CU90: 90% active, remainder cumene
  • Luperox® CU80: 80% active, remainder cumene

Geographic availability

Worldwide