Maleic Anhydride



We bring forth Maleic Anhydride for our customers, which have a unique nature resulting in a highly reactive and versatile raw material. Its unsaturated double bond and acid anhydride group lend themselves to a variety of chemical reactions. Maleic anhydride's largest use today is in the production of unsaturated polyester resins. These resins are used primarily in fibre-reinforced plastics; materials with a wide and growing range of applications in boating, automobile and construction industries.

Used In Manufacturing Of :

  • Alkyd resins, which are in turn used in paints and coatings
  • Agricultural chemicals
  • Maleic acid
  • Copolymers
  • Fumaric acid
  • Lubricant additives
  • Surfactants
  • Plasticizers

Specifications

Usage Industrial
Formula C4H2O3
Molar mass 98.06 g/mol
Density 1.48 g/cm³
Melting point 52.6 °C
Boiling point 202 °C