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Organic Peroxides

With a passion for free radical chemistry

AkzoNobel is the world's number one in organic peroxides. We cover classes such as ketone peroxides, diacyl peroxides, dialkyl peroxides, peroxyesters, peroxyketals, hydroperoxidesperoxydicarbonates and peroxymonocarbonates. In addition we supply azo (N-N) and C-C initiators. You name it, we produce it.

We are home to the best known brands in the world. Examples are Trigonox®, Perkadox®, Cadox® and Butanox®.

We know all about organic peroxides and we're always trying to find out more. Our thorough understanding and knowledge of free radical chemistry and the markets that we serve is the basis for the development of innovative and sustainable products, designed with you in mind.

Our organic peroxides are used in a wide range of applications, including:

Today we lead the world in organic peroxides and are determined to maintain our status. As a company of innovation we have a stream of new, high-value products to maintain our leadership.

For example Trigonox 311, a new crosslinking peroxide which allows for the processing of polyethylene at temperatures above 180-190°C, thereby increasing extruder output and improving final product properties.

Or AkzoNobel's Butanox P-50. This innovative high reactivity methyl isopropyl ketone peroxide does not contain any polar compounds and has a guaranteed low percentage of water. It is the latest generation of our curing technology for marine applications.

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